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Washington PFAS Soil Standards

Washington PFAS Soil Standards

To start off the new year, Washington introduced its "Draft Guidance for Investigating and Remediating PFAS Contamination In Washington State", which provides guidance principles for companies looking to remediate land of six specific types of PFAS - PFOA, PFOS, PFNA,...

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John Gardella Interviewed On PFAS By WSJ

John Gardella Interviewed On PFAS By WSJ

Attorney John Gardella  was recently interviewed by Kris Maher, reporter for the Wall Street Journal, for his article regarding the increasing number of states promulgating regulations banning PFAS in consumer products or PFAS altogether from all applications. An...

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Pennsylvania PFAS Regulations Become Law

Pennsylvania PFAS Regulations Become Law

Pennsylvania becomes the latest state to pass PFAS regulations proposed for drinking water standards, as the regulations passed the final hurdle in a lengthy regulatory process with the state Attorney General's signature of the proposed regulation into law....

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New Year, New PFAS Ban In New York

New Year, New PFAS Ban In New York

We previously reported in May 2022 on a bill passed in New York that would ban the sale of any apparel in the state of New York that contain intentionally added PFAS starting on December 31, 2023. When the bill went to the Governor's desk for signature, the apparel...

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ASTM and PFAS – Phase I Revisions Approved By EPA

ASTM and PFAS – Phase I Revisions Approved By EPA

In March of 2022, we reported on the the EPA’s adoption of revised American Society for Testing and Material (“ASTM”) standards that would, for the first time, include a reference to PFAS. We explained that the ASTM changes would be significant for a wide array of...

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