Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (“PFAS”) Resources

U.S. FDA Per and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (S. 1790)

Letter from Reps. Pingree and DeLauro to U.S. Government Accountability Office re PFAS - June 12, 2019

U.S. FDA Statement on FDA’s Scientific Work to Understand Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Food, and Findings from Recent FDA Surveys – June 11, 2019

EPA Research Grants National Priorities: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances

Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Examining Legislation to Address the Risks Associated with Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) – May 22, 2019

House Committee on Energy & Commerce Hearing on “Protecting Americans at Risk of PFAS Contamination & Exposure” – May 15, 2019

Complaint and Jury Trial Demand from State v. The 3M Co., et al., N.J. Sup. Ct. Case No. MER-L-000953-19 - May 14, 2019

U.S. EPA Draft Interim Recommendations for Addressing Groundwater Contaminated with PFOA and PFOS – April 25, 2019

New Jersey DEP Press Release on Drinking Water Standards for PFOA and PFOS – April 1, 2019

New Jersey Department of Environmental Regulation, In the Matter of Poly-and Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Generated by Solvay Special Polymers, USA, Inc, et al, Statewide PFAS Directive, Information Request and Notice to Insurers - March 25, 2019

House Committee on Oversight and Reform Subcommittee on Environment: Examining PFAS Chemicals and their Risks – March 6, 2019

California Water Board Presentation on PFAS Phased Investigation Approach – March 6, 2019

EPA Response to Senator Carper - February 15, 2019

EPA’s Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) Action Plan - February, 2019 

Shaheen, Capito Lead Bipartisan Letter Calling on EPA to Set Federal Drinking Water Standards for PFOA and PFOS - PDF of letter - February 1, 2019

Reps. Kildee, Fitzpatrick Launch Congressional PFAS Task Force - January 23, 2019

Dingell, Upton, Kildee Introduce Legislation to Declare PFAS Hazardous, Clean Up Contaminated Sites - January 14, 2019

EPA’s Local Government Advisory Committee Per-and Polyfluoroakyl Substances (PFAS) Report – Nov. 19, 2018

U.S. Senate Committee on Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Hearing on “The Federal Role in the Toxic PFAS Chemical Crisis”  - September 26, 2018

Walberg, Upton, Dingell, Kildee Introduce PFAS Federal Facility Accountability Act - September 17, 2018

Hearing on “Perfluorinated Chemicals in the Environment: An Update on the Response to Contamination and Challenges Presented,” Subcommittee on Environment - September 6, 2018

Stabenow, Rubio, Peters Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Hold Federal Agencies Accountable for Addressing PFAS Contamination at Military Bases Across the Country - August 24, 2018

Peters, Stabenow, Rounds Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Require Nationwide Testing for PFAS Contamination - August 24, 2018 "Water Utilities Seek EPA Focus on Research, Source Control to Address PFAS" - August 9, 2018

EPA: “PFOA, PFOS and Other PFASs”  

California OEHHA Chemicals Listed Effective November 10, 2017 as Known to the State of California to Cause Reproductive Toxicity: Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) and Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS) – November 9, 2017