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Statewide testing indicates no PFAS health concerns in Kentucky’s public drinking water supply

The Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) has conducted a statewide study for the presence of Per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the treated potable drinking water from municipal drinking water supplies. Based on the results of this study, and when compared to the federal Environmental Protection Agency health advisory of 70 parts per trillion, it has been determined that...