Sampling PFOAs and PFOS: What you should know

Poly- and Perfluoroalkyl substances (PFOA’s and PFOS’s) have been all over the news lately, but you may be asking yourself “why?”. Well, the United States Environmental Protection Agency(USEPA) Health Advisory Levels established in 2009 for Perfluorooctane Sulfonate (PFOS)and Perfluorooctanoic Acid (PFOA) went from 200 and 400 parts per trillion (ppt) to 70 ppt, both individually… Read More

Do You Know How to Dispose of Hazardous Waste?

In February a New York business and one employee were convicted for violating the New York State Environmental Conservation Law (ECL). The business and employee illegally disposed of hazardous materials and waste at their facility. Both the employee and facility were indicted with endangering public health, safety or the environment for the crimes and paid… Read More