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Research suggests wastewater treatment doesn’t prevent PFAS from getting to crops

Forever chemicals difficult to degrade

October 27, 2022  By Ground Water Canada

Pennsylvania – Wastewater treatment doesn’t prevent forever chemicals from reaching agricultural crops, a study conducted at Penn State University states. The chemicals, also known as PFAS, enter wastewater treatment plants and reused for irrigation purposes. Soil acts as a PFAS filter, but the chemical structure of PFAS difficult to degrade. Technology Networks report | READ MORE

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