The PFAS and the furious: the new and deserved scrutiny on the 'forever chemicals'

Source:, January 13, 2020
By: Lauren Phipps

Recently, PFAS has received a growing amount of attention — and scrutiny — from everyone from environmental groups to the mainstream media, and its story continues to unfold. The U.S. House of Representatives passed a new PFAS bill that’s designed to manage this class of cancer-linked chemicals leaching into the water supply, which the White House subsequently announced that President Donald Trump likely would veto.
Given its well-deserved time in the limelight, I thought it would be helpful to ground this conversation in context and explore some implications for circularity. Read more.

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