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Unsafe levels of toxic chemicals found in drinking water for six million Americans| ScienceDaily

Unsafe levels of toxic chemicals found in drinking water for six million Americans| ScienceDaily

Levels of a widely used class of industrial chemicals linked with cancer and other health problems — polyfluoroalkyl and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) — exceed federally recommended safety levels in public drinking water supplies for six million people in the U.S., according to a new study led by researchers from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS).

Source: Unsafe levels of toxic chemicals found in drinking water for six million Americans: Drinking water samples near industrial sites, military fire training areas, wastewater treatment plants have highest levels of fluorinated compounds — ScienceDaily