Water on Chesapeake Bay Military Bases Contains Toxic PFAS ‘Forever Chemicals’

Tim Whitehouse, EPN member, PEER Executive Director, and former EPA Senior Attorney and Advisor on enforcement and compliance, was quoted in this article discussing the high levels of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) found in seafood caught in Chesapeake Bay, likely due to the bay’s proximity to many military installations that have used PFAS-containing firefighting foam.