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PFOA, PFOS and Other PFASs

EPA Actions to Address PFAS

EPA Actions to Address PFAS

EPA is committed to supporting states, tribes and local communities in addressing challenges with PFAS. As a part of this effort, EPA is taking action to identify solutions to address PFAS in the environment.

PFAS Action Plan: Program Update

PFAS Action Plan

  • Issued on February 14, 2019
  • Demonstrated the agency's critical national leadership
  • Provided both short-term solutions and long-term strategies to address this emerging chemical of concern
  • Responded to extensive public input

National Leadership Summit

PFAS Exposure and Occurrence

Human Health Impacts of PFAS

Reducing PFAS Exposures

Stakeholder Support

  • Ongoing robust public engagement effort with states, tribes, local communities, utilities, industry and the public
  • Created an EPA regional coordination network to help EPA to support states and tribes in addressing PFAS
  • Support PFAS outreach, including development of a PFAS webinar series and risk communication materials

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