From Inside PFAS Policy

Former Official Doubts Efforts To Stay EPA’s Superfund PFAS Rule

June 3, 2024
A former top EPA Region 2 official says he expects EPA’s landmark Superfund rule designating two PFAS as “hazardous substances” to withstand any efforts to stay the measure should industry or other critics seek one as the measure is unlikely to pose significant immediate costs. Walter Mugdan, a long-time career official who served as Region 2 deputy administrator before retiring in 2023, told Inside PFAS Policy that he believes EPA will be on solid ground in arguing that the...

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