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Newer PFAS Have Many of the Same Problems as Old

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Fact Sheet
04.17.2019
Patrick MacRoy

There is general agreement, even from the chemical industry, that older PFAS chemicals, typified by PFOA and PFOS, are dangerous to health and the environment. However, some of the same companies that promoted these older chemicals claim newer PFAS do not warrant concern. This claim does not hold up to scrutiny.