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PFAS Health Risks Legal News Articles & Interviews
November 6, 2020. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ PFAS & PFOA Water Contamination and Firefighter Lawsuits on the Rise ]
Santa Clara, CA Townships and municipalities nationwide are filing environmental lawsuits against manufacturers such as Raytheon Technologies, Chemours, DuPont and 3M Co. for adding PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) into the water supply. These chemicals are allegedly toxic and have been linked to certain cancers. As well, former firefighters continue to file lawsuits against makers of AFFF firefighting foams, alleging a link to cancer.
October 7, 2020. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ More Firefighters File PFAS/PFOA lawsuits ]
Santa Clara, CA A former volunteer firefighter diagnosed with testicular cancer has filed a PFAS/PFOA lawsuit similar to many other firefighters nationwide. They allege a number of firefighting foam manufacturers did not warn firefighters that their fluorochemical products contained PFAS and/or PFPS, which are toxic and carcinogenic chemicals.