Includes information on AFFF formulations and characteristics, fate and transport and release to environment, disposal, replacement options, and guidance, among other information.
Slides include descriptions and assessments on feasibility for each replacement/alternative assessed.
Report noting that no fluroine-free foams tested to the MILSPEC had equivalent extinguishing performance to AFFF
This fact sheet details current information about PFAS fate and transport.
This ITRC guidance provides current information on sampling protocols and the development of PFAS anlaytical methods.
This fact sheet and table describe examples of various federal and state regulatory programs and includes links to tables that provide established PFAS health-based criteria.
This paper acknowledges the work Federal and State agencies have taken to date and recommends federal regulatory action, guidance development, and further research to address PFAS.
There are several CWA authorities that can be used to address PFAS in surface water, including authroizing EPA and states to limit or prohibit discharges of PFAS in the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permits they issue, or requiring EPA to establish technolgy-based Effluent Limitation Guidelines for industrial dischargers.