Bill would let standards move forward for PFAS in groundwater


Bill would let standards move forward for PFAS in groundwater


Proposal would set limits on toxic forever chemicals in groundwater after high compliance costs have stalled standards

GOP lawmakers are introducing a bill that aims to restart the process for setting standards for toxic forever chemicals in groundwater after state environmental regulators were forced to abandon regulations late last year.

The legislation introduced by Green Bay Republican Sens. Eric Wimberger and Rob Cowles would let the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources move forward with groundwater standards for PFAS, short for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances.

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