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Jul 17, 2019

An ‘emerging pollutant’ in the Farmington River triggers claims about misinformation, worries about burning contaminated sludge

When potentially toxic firefighting foam began flowing through the sewers into a Windsor waste treatment plant last month

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Jul 16, 2019

As Federal Regulations Lag, States Take Action Against PFAS Chemicals

The industrial chemicals known as PFAS - that's P-F-A-S; it's an acronym - those chemicals have been found in drinking water across the country...

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Jul 16, 2019

INSIGHT: Real Estate Investors Need to Prepare for Climate Change Before It’s Too Late

The impacts of climate change, including rising seas and extreme weather events, are quickly emerging...

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Jul 16, 2019

N.H.’s Pending PFAS Rules Spark Budget Fears For Local Water Systems

Some local officials are worried the state is moving too fast on new regulations to limit PFAS chemicals in drinking water.

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Jul 15, 2019

Four more PFAS-contaminated water wells found near Dover Air Force Base

Dover Air Force Base has been testing nearby water wells for contamination of a class of toxic chemicals called PFAS since 2014

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Jul 11, 2019

How is ATSDR involved investigating PFAS in the environment?

ATSDR is involved at a number of PFAS-related sites, either directly or through assisting state and federal partners (Figure 1).

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Jul 10, 2019

Trump administration threatens veto of bill that combats PFAS contamination

President Donald Trump's administration is threatening to veto legislation because of steps it would take to address PFAS contamination in Michigan and elsewhere...

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Jul 09, 2019

PFAS Sleuths Seek ‘Forever Chemical’ Fingerprints (Corrected)

As public concern about “forever chemicals” contamination escalates, scientists are working to better identify and track thousands of compounds that could unlock...

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Jul 03, 2019

Insurers Paid $160 Million for Climate Change Floods in Canada

Insurers paid close to C$208 million ($160 million) for damage to homes, buildings and vehicles hit by flooding...

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Jul 02, 2019

Real Estate Economists Forecast Slower Growth and Returns in 2021

Real estate economists continue to have a positive outlook for the U.S. economy, capital markets, and real estate fundamentals through 2021.

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