AL.com: Substitute chemicals for cancer-linked PFCs may also be harmful, researchers warn

February 22, 2017

A pair of long-lasting, man-made chemicals called PFOA and PFOS have generated controversy and lawsuits in recent years, worldwide and in Alabama, but a new peer-reviewed paper warns there are more than 3,000 replacement chemicals with similar chemical makeup used to make consumer products whose toxicology and potential health impacts are unknown…

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MedPage Today: Overlooked PFASs: A ‘Major Concern for Society’

February 22, 2017

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs), considered to be endocrine-disrupting chemicals, need better regulation because of vast market presence and persistence in the environment, researchers reported.…

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