US Government Admits PFAS In Wide Selection Of Food Products

5 Jun 2019 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
WASHINGTON DC, United States

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has disclosed that substantial levels of harmful industrial chemical compounds have been found in food products.PFAS chemicals' lasting effects have received increasing scrutiny in recent years with a number of individual US states bringing legal action against large chemical manufacturers such as 3M and DuPont and increasing interest in federal legislation more recently. Separately, in the face of federal inaction many states are setting their own regulations for standards in groundwater and drinking water.The admission came at the annual meeting of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemicals in Helsinki the week of May 26...

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