As EPA announces plan to tackle chemical pollution in drinking water, Washington looks to write its own rules

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Some studies link the chemicals called PFAS to an increased risk of cancer, higher cholesterol, suppressed immune systems and problems in fetal development. In Washington, the state Board of Health is taking aim at a broader swath of PFAS chemicals than is the federal government.


Original Title: As EPA announces plan to tackle chemical pollution in drinking water, Washington looks to write its own rules
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