Wisconsin DNR board to vote on starting draft of new PFAS restrictions

MADISON — The state Department of Natural Resources board is set to vote next week on whether to allow the agency to begin drafting regulations implementing restrictions on firefighting foam containing PFAS chemicals.

Gov. Tony Evers signed a bill in February that bans the use of firefighting foam except in emergencies and testing at facilities with DNR-approved containment and disposal protocols...

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Ken Notes: Again we need to work with the federal government to create a national standard and remediation plan.



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