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Senators Question DOD Plan To Ignore States' PFAS Cleanup Standards

May 14, 2018
Two Democratic senators are raising concerns that the Defense Department (DOD) may be preparing to revise its policy so that it would not have to comply with some state cleanup requirements for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a move that the senators urge DOD to avoid. “It has come to our attention that the Department may be considering changing its policy on compliance with individual state drinking and surface water standards for some contaminants, including PFAS,” Sens. Debbie Stabenow (D-MI)...

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