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New Groundwater Quality Standards for PFOA and PFOS Impacts Site Remediation

On Monday, April 1, 2019 (not an April Fool) NJDEP proposed to establish specific ground water quality standards for perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS). The DEP reported New Jersey is the first in the nation to set drinking water standards for these chemicals, attractive and profitable for many commercial/industrial applications but linked to various health problems

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Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances: An Emerging Concern for Environmental Site Remediation and Public Drinking Water in NJ

Environmental regulators on the state, federal and global levels have increasingly been scrutinizing a category of man-made chemicals known as perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (collectively referred to as PFAS), but the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) has been in the forefront of this movement in the United States. NJDEP’s efforts have resulted in

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