ECOS Warns State Patchwork, EPA Uncertainty Compound PFAS Concerns

February 13, 2020
As states begin to regulate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), they are citing a host of unanswered questions that could impact their development, including the impact of new data on sensitive subpopulations and the effect of any federally enforceable standards, a new report from state environment commissioners says. And they are warning that the emerging patchwork of state standards and approaches, and uncertainty about whether EPA will craft its own standards and their effect on states, is likely to add...

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