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The Clean Energy Future: How We Get There Matters

Expert BlogNorth Carolina, United StatesDr. Anna Reade, Dr. Katie Pelch

A clean and sustainable energy future is needed for addressing climate change, but how we get there matters. In the midst of global efforts to clean up and eliminate the use of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (“PFAS”), Chemours is doubling…

PFAS Are Still Forever (and Not Your Best Friend)

Expert BlogUnited StatesDr. Anna Reade, Dr. Katie Pelch

Stopping the production, use, and release of PFAS is still the most efficient method to protect the public and environment from PFAS exposure and harm.

The Big Reveal: Hundreds of Health Studies on Next Gen PFAS

Expert BlogUnited StatesDr. Anna Reade, Dr. Katie Pelch
Did you think there were few health or toxicology studies of PFAS other than PFOA and PFAS? Think again! The PFAS-Tox Database, released today, was created by a collaborative group of scientists to provide you with easy access to the…

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