Steve July 26, 2022
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One co-author said the findings show the cost of cleaning up and replacing PFAS “is ultimately justified when considering the tremendous economic and medical risks of allowing them to persist in the environment.”, Research published Tuesday warns that “forever chemicals” used in everyday products could lead to tens of billions of dollars in medical costs in the United States, globally infamous for its for-profit healthcare system.”Our findings add to the substantial and still-mounting body of evidence suggesting that exposure to PFAS is harming our health and undermining the economy.”The new study—published online in the journal Exposure and Health—focuses on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances,2022-07-26 18:02:00,Read More

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