‘Forever Chemicals’ Found in Groundwater Near Military Bases
Source: https://www.claimsjournal.com/, September 1, 2021
By: John Flesher
High levels of toxic, widely used “forever chemicals” contaminate groundwater around at least six military sites in the Great Lakes region, according to U.S. Department of Defense records that an environmental group released Tuesday.
The Environmental Working Group said PFAS, an abbreviation for perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, have oozed into the Great Lakes and pose a risk to people who eat fish tainted with the chemicals. Read more.