PFAS Chemicals

EPA
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Mike Dougherty
May 04, 2019 - 10:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Pennsylvania Department of Health conducted a study and found that levels of chemicals called PFAs are twice as high in people who live near military bases than the national average. Two congressmen from the Philadelphia area are working to ensure groundwater is...
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Kim Glovas
June 08, 2018 - 9:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Bucks and Montgomery counties are part of a pilot program to test residents' exposure to dangerous chemicals. But the Pennsylvania Department of Health is having trouble coming up with enough people for the study. The chemicals, per or poly-fluro-alkyl substances, or...
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