"Importantly and for the first time, EPA is committing to limit PFAS in wastewater discharges.”
“We are one step closer to protecting the health of Americans from these toxic forever chemicals.”
“It’s very disturbing to see the extent to which critical information about these chemicals is shielded from public view.”
Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a highly persistent and potentially toxic class of more than 4,700 chemical compounds, were present in most cosmetic products purchased
"Once again, the EPA has failed to protect the American people from harmful pollution by absurdly designating PFAS as ‘inert’ and allowing corporations to withhold crucial information about it."
Several environmental organizations join together to hold the EPA accountable and prove the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) is being ignored.
“It’s long past time to toss this filthy, dangerous activity into the dustbin of history.”
“It is not a radical idea to demand that when people in the world’s richest country turn on their taps, the water they drink is free of toxic chemicals.”
A handful of multibillion-dollar chemical companies have waged war on our bodies and our environment for nearly 70 years without our knowledge...