Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) are a large group of human-made chemicals that are widespread in the environment. High concentrations of PFAS can affect health. 

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June 8, 2022

Madison Water Utility will hold a meeting and listening session about the status of municipal Well 15. They will also give information on an upcoming PFAS treatment project. You can give input on this project at this meeting and future ones. Water Utility will provide refreshments and other accommodations. The meeting will be June 30 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm at East Madison Community Center, 8 Straubel Court, Madison.

June 3, 2022

The WI DNR will host the PFAS Technical Group meeting on Friday, June 17, 2022 from 9:00 am - 10:30 am via Zoom. Guests include Clean Production Action and NSF. The meeting agenda and zoom link are available.

Dane County Regional Airport Quarterly Report

May 2022

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PFAS in Madison & Dane County

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PFAS Health Effects & Ways to Reduce Exposure

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