PFAS

Dark Waters and the Threat of PFAS Chemicals

Dark Waters and the Threat of PFAS Chemicals

We aren’t usually in the movie promotion business, but we did want to tell you about the movie Dark Waters and how it relates to our work at PEER. Dark Waters is a recently released movie based on a true story about a lawyer and a community who fought DuPont chemical...

Fertilizers Spread Forever Chemicals Across U.S. 

For Immediate Release:  Monday, November 2, 2019 Contact:  Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933 Fertilizers Spread Forever Chemicals Across U.S. Biosolids Carry High PFAS Content; Often Produced at Taxpayer Expense Washington, DC — Biosolid fertilizers produced from sewage are...
PEERMail: Huge Victory by PEER

PEERMail: Huge Victory by PEER

Why would the Commonwealth of Massachusetts spend millions to control and remove toxic “forever chemicals” known as PFAS from its waters, while at the same time let the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency approve the discharge of massive amounts of PFAS into the...

Massachusetts Issues Permit for PFAS It Is Fighting

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, November 6, 2019 Contact: Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Big Discharge Slated for Merrimack River – Water Source for Half-Million Washington, DC — The Commonwealth of Massachusetts is spending millions to...

Industry in a Dither about PFAS in Synthetic Turf

For Immediate Release: Thursday, October 24, 2019 Contact: Kyla Bennett (508) 230-9933; Jeff Gearhart (734)945-7738; Kirsten Stade (202) 265-7337 Non-Denials and Trade Secret Claims Prompt More Testing of Carpet Washington, DC — Turf industry groups are in a lather...