Peter Buffett wrote this article for YES! Magazine. Peter is a well-established musician, composer, and producer. His latest album is “Songs in the Current.” Buffett is also co-president of the NoVo Foundation, one of the funders that supports the work of YES!
The United States bears its share of responsibility for this crisis that is destroying Ukraine and placing the world in "unprecedented danger," as the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists' new Doomsday Clock statement calls it.
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances are a growing concern because of the many health impacts associated with exposure and their tendency to persist in the human body for months to years and in the environment for thousands of years.