|From:||Lenny Siegel <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Date:||Mon, 2 Mar 2020 10:30:20 -0800 (PST)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] PFAS: Pollution in St. Inigoes Creek near Patuxent River Naval Air Station (MD)|
ADVISORY: Public Meeting on PFAS Pollution in St. Inigoes Creek; Quote from NAS Press Release St. Mary's River Watershed Association February 28, 2020 Lexington Park, Md. - Water taken from St. Inigoes Creekearlier this month was tested by an independent lab and was determined to have 1,894 ppt (parts per trillion) in total PFAS - well beyond the safe limit according to the Michigan lab. The EPA has an advisory for levels above 70 ppt PFAS in drinking water. Contamination in Michigan led to a state advisory on eating fish and venison from the local area - the advisory states that no consumption level is safe. Oysters tested near the now-shuttered Pease Air Force Base in New Hampshire contained 55,000 ppt of PFAS. … For the entire article, see https://www.thebaynet.com/articles/0220/advisory-navy-alerts-public-to-pfas-pollution-public-meeting-at-lexington-park-library-march-3rd.html -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director Center for Public Environmental Oversight A project of the Pacific Studies Center LSiegel@cpeo.org P.O. Box 998, Mountain View, CA 94042 Voice/Fax: 650-961-8918 http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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