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EPA releases draft ground water clean-up guidelines


May 2, 2019
By National Ground Water Association

Washington, DC – As a part of its PFAS Action Plan, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released draft ground water clean-up guidelines for two types of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances or PFAS – PFOA (perfluorooctanoic acid) and PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonate). The EPA set a standard of 70 parts per trillion (ppt) for ground water cleanup. National Ground Water Association reports. | READ MORE