PFAS are a class of human-made chemicals which includes Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances.
"Finally EPA will act to make sure extreme weather events and other worst case scenarios don't result in drinking water contamination and water pollution. This was what Congress intended and is part of the unfinished business of the landmark Clean Water Act," said Lynn Thorp, Clean Water Action’s National Campaigns Director.
“We are excited to join with Seventh Generation to increase awareness, action and real-world progress on some of today’s most pressing water challenges,” said Clean Water Action President and CEO, Bob Wendelgass. “Seventh Generation’s growing market reach and role as a sustainability business leader, its aggressive commitments to reduce water and climate impacts, and its achievement of Made Safe certification for the new personal care products line add power and credibility to our work together.”
Clean Water Action: Trump’s budget is more of the same, still the worst President ever for our water and health
"Trump’s budget proposal is like the rest of his administration -- bad news for our water, for our climate, and for our communities "