Environmentalists Seek Expanded Limits On PFAS Purchasing In EO Guide

July 25, 2022
Environmentalists are stepping up their push for the White House to expand limits on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in federal government procurement, urging the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) to write strict requirements as it develops implementing rules for a December 2021 federal sustainability executive order (EO). The Environmental Working Group and Ecology Center met with White House staff from CEQ, Office of Management & Budget (OMB) and the Office of Science and Technology Policy July 14 over CEQ’s...

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