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Northeast State Officials Eye Organized Approach On Assessing PFAS Risks

December 03, 2018
Prompted by a federal agency's strict draft risk values released earlier this year, toxicologists in New York and other Northeast states have held a dialogue on the risks posed by per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), an early informal, coordinated effort to prepare for a possible review should state regulators decide to craft drinking water standards. According to New York state officials, the state's Department of Health (NYSDOH) led an effort among risk assessors from New York and New England states...

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