From Inside PFAS Policy

Industry Urges EPA To Withdraw CERCLA PFAS Rule, Use Other Authorities

November 9, 2022
Major industry groups are urging EPA to withdraw its proposed rule to designate the two most studied PFAS as Superfund hazardous substances, listing a litany of deficiencies with the precedent-setting proposal to argue it will slow, not speed, cleanups and detailing how other waste, water and air laws can target sites for cleanup. A Superfund “hazardous waste designation under [section] 102(a) has never been promulgated by the Agency, and it is the wrong tool to address substances that EPA says...

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