Slew Of EPA PFAS Actions Set For 2022 Despite Roadmap’s Mixed Reception

January 5, 2022
EPA is poised to tighten its controls on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) throughout 2022, including long-awaited proposed drinking water standards alongside a slate of Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) rules it announced in its “roadmap” for the chemicals – despite criticism of the plan from across the political spectrum. By year’s end, the agency is slated to propose drinking water limits on the two most well-known PFAS, perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS), with a separate rule to...

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