From Inside PFAS Policy

EPN Seeks PFAS ‘Emergency’ In Senate NDAA To Back CWA Streamlining

August 17, 2022
Former EPA officials are urging key Senate committee chairs to back more expansive measures for regulating per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the defense authorization bill, including declaring a PFAS “health emergency” to justify a streamlining of the Clean Water Act (CWA) to speed development of technology-based effluent limits for key sectors. They are also urging the Senate to adopt a broad House definition of PFAS that would determine which chemicals are subject to an upcoming EPA reporting rule. In...

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