|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Sat, 12 Mar 2016 18:48:48 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] PFCs: Governors write EPA|
Concerns over perfluorinated compounds escalating not only in Bucks and Montgomery counties but nationwide By Kyle Bagenstose Bucks County Courier Times(PA) March 12, 2016 Bucks and Montgomery counties aren’t the only places in the U.S. struggling with health concerns over perfluorinated compounds in public and private drinking water wells. The military has announced that it now will test water for PFOS and PFOA at 664 sites on current and former military facilities across the country, The Associated Press reported recently. And, a trio of governors - New York’s Andrew Cuomo, Vermont’s Peter Shumlin, and New Hampshire’s Maggie Hassan - co-authored a joint letter to Gina McCarthy, administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, asking the agency to take action on PFOA. … For the entire article, see http://www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/news/local/concerns-over-perfluorinated-compounds-escalating-not-only-in-bucks-and/article_cd455e62-e7da-11e5-b4f6-4b3aa6786b2a.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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