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Plaintiffs Threaten Suit To Force ATSDR, EPA To Pursue National PFAS Study

September 12, 2017
An attorney representing clients exposed to perfluorinated chemicals in their drinking water and through the workplace is urging the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) to work with EPA on a national health study of the human health impacts of exposure to the chemicals, or face a lawsuit to force the study. In a pair of Sept. 5 letters to EPA and ATSDR , attorney Rob Bilott says ATSDR has authority under the Superfund law to mandate a...

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