• Dibble: New tap water regs still leave public parched

    27 days ago - By Bésame

    The Environmental Protection Agency has set its sights on regulating the “forever chemicals” that have been turning up in drinking water throughout the country. These chemicals are the tip of the iceberg regarding the problems in America's tap water system.
    Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances , a group of chemicals common in nonstick coating, fire retardants and other waterproof materials, may soon be regulated as a group rather than as individual chemicals in drinking water. The EPA announced that it would reduce the advisory threshold for a few specific PFAS chemicals to limits as low as...
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