Dems pressure EPA on PFAS as deal nears on legislation
House Oversight and Reform Committee lawmakers want EPA to turn over documents relating to the agency's progress on regulating a class of toxic chemicals found in drinking water known as per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).
Top Pentagon official defends 'easier' PFAS screening plan
The Defense Department is defending its decision to set a screening level for toxic chemicals at military sites that is 10 times higher than EPA's recommendation.
Panel approves PFAS package as leverage in talks
House Democrats are making one final push to address a class of toxic chemicals by sending a package with stricter provisions to the floor in an attempt to pressure negotiators to include cleanup provisions in an annual defense measure.
Democrats' PFAS push gets celebrity backing
House Democrats pushing for federal action against a class of toxic chemicals found in drinking water had the help of an Avenger.
GAO: Climate risks threaten 60% of cleanup sites
EPA is rejecting all but one watchdog recommendation for addressing climate change threats at almost 60% of nonfederal Superfund sites.