PFAS

Daniel P. Fleming

Michigan has received a $4-million grant from the Center for Disease Control to monitor people's exposure to toxic chemicals, including PFAs.


New PFAS study released

Aug 16, 2019
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The first statewide study of PFAS in Michigan’s public water supply came out today.

PFAS are toxic chemicals that can be found in things like firefighting foam, food packaging, and other consumer products.

They can cause cancer and other health problems.


Luke Stearns

State officials are seeking members for a citizen advisory workgroup to advise the state on chemical contamination.


cal_gecko

Michigan's Attorney General joined with twenty other state Attorneys General this week to call on Congress to pass legislation tightening restrictions on PFAs.


The Epoch Times

President Trump has threatened to veto the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act, which sets spending levels for the Pentagon. As part of his rationale, he’s singled out two measures having to do with PFAS chemicals.


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