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EPA FUNDS $6 MILLION TO RESEARCH PFAS CHEMICAL
The Environmental Protection Agency says it will provide $6 million to fund research to help understand the environmental risks in waste streams posed by harmful chemicals known as P-FAS. The chemicals were used commonly in the 1940's in fire-fighting foams and are now linked to cancer Purdue University is one of those agencies receiving funding from the EPA. Researchers are tasked with developing methods to decrease P-FAS concentrations in both municipal wastewater treatment plant waste and sludge. READ MORE