PFAS

PFAS

​What you should know about the man-made perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), such as perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS). PFAS, PFOA and PFOS are part of a group of chemicals that have been in manufacturing, firefighting, household products and many consumer products for the last century. For more information, view links below:

https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/pfc/docs/pfas_fact_sheet.pdf

https://www.michigan.gov/documents/pfasresponse/PFAS_in_Drinking_Water_624844_7.pdf

https://www.michigan.gov/pfasresponse/0,9038,7-365-86509---,00.html

https://www.michigan.gov/pfasresponse/

https://www.ngwa.org/docs/default-source/default-document-library/pfas/pfas-info.pdf?sfvrsn=6a4035e3_2

https://www.ngwa.org/docs/default-source/default-document-library/pfas/pfastop-10.pdf?sfvrsn=8c8ef98b_2

https://www.oakgov.com/health/information/Pages/PFAS.aspx

For additional resource information, see below:

MDHHS can help with questions related to public health recommendations.
Call MDHHS at
1-800-648-6942

MDEQ can help with questions about water sampling.
Call the MDEQ Environmental Assistance Center at
1-800-662-9278