PFAs in the News – 17 November 2016

PFAs in the News – 17 November 2016

Scientists report in Environmental Science and Technology Letters (2016, Vol. 3, 344-350) that the location of industrial sites, military training facilities and wastewater treatment plants are predictors of poly- and perfluoroakyl substance (PFAs) contaminants in...
PFAs In The News – 10 November 2016

PFAs In The News – 10 November 2016

PFAs Scientists now have begun to work hard to identify, extract and quantify per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFASs), specifically perfluoroalkane sulfonic acids (PFSAs), perfluoroalkyl carboxylic acids (PFCAs) and associated compounds, such as,...
The Trouble With PFOAs

The Trouble With PFOAs

Do you remember the Star Trek episode titled, “The Trouble With Tribbles”? Lieutenant Uhura brought a Tribble back to the Enterprise after visiting Space Station K7. A Tribble, in case you forgot, is a cute and cuddly little furball of a creature that purrs when you...