Summary: S.1473 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (05/15/2019)

Protect Drinking Water from PFAS Act of 2019

This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency to issue a maximum contaminant level goal as well as a national primary drinking water regulation for certain perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, commonly referred to as PFAS. The substances are man-made and may have adverse human health effects. A variety of products contain PFAS, such as nonstick cookware or weatherproof clothing.