EPA Signals Urgency In Reviewing SAB Advice On PFAS Standards

May 5, 2022
EPA is signaling an urgency in obtaining and reviewing science advisors’ advice on draft scientific documents the agency plans to use to set enforceable drinking water limits for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) under an expedited schedule, after an advisory panel wrapped up its last meeting with plans to generally support many of EPA’s conclusions. EPA Office of Water biologist Brittany Jacobs May 3 pressed the Science Advisory Board (SAB) PFAS review panel on when it expects to issue its...

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