City officials are working on a plan of action after two water samples collected at its water treatment plant last November and December showed PFAS levels beyond the state of Illinois' tentative guidance level.
J.D. Hock's heart sank in 2018, when the state of Michigan warned it was unsafe to eat deer harvested within a five-mile radius of Clark's Marsh in Oscoda Township. For decades, his family had hunted on property just outside the "do not eat" zone.
An Aboriginal community has launched a class action against the Federal Government claiming chemical contamination on their land from Department of Defence operations has "destroyed" their livelihoods.
The New Mexico Environment Department has begun to address per-and polyfluoroalkyl substance, also known as PFAS, contamination on Holloman Air Force Base in Alamogordo and Cannon Air Force Base in Clovis.
Peshtigo residents have reached a $17.5 million settlement with Tyco Fire Products and two other companies over widespread PFAS contamination stemming from the use of firefighting foam in the Peshtigo and Marinette areas.
State agencies are assessing new data compiled by Colorado researchers that suggests a family of toxic chemicals could be reaching the state's vegetables - and thus its residents - through contaminated irrigation.
Jane Worthington moved her grandkids to protect them from oil and gas wells—but it didn't work. In US fracking communities, the industry's pervasiveness causes social strain and mental health problems.