PSMag: House Representatives From Michigan Introduces a Bill to Address PFAS Contamination

Congress will consider a bill requiring states to work with federal agencies to remove and remediate water contaminated with the dangerous chemicals known as perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS. Four House representatives from Michigan, a state facing a widespread PFAS threat, introduced the bipartisan PFAS Federal Facility Accountability Act on Tuesday, Detroit's WXYZ-TV reports.

"This bipartisan effort will help Michigan continue our rapid response to the PFAS contamination issue," Representative Fred Upton (R-Michigan), who introduced the bill, said in a statement on Up Matters. "We must increase cooperation between the states and the federal government so that everyone is on the same page."

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