Factsheet: PFAS Protection Act

Why we should restrict the use and disposal of toxic PFAS chemicals
Maryland PIRG
Last updated: 2/12/2021

This PFAS Protection Actrestricts the use and disposal of toxic PFAS chemicals.

● Turns off the tap on new contamination: stops the use of PFAS in firefighting foam, food packaging, and in rugs and carpets.

● Protects our air and water by banning the mass disposal of these chemicals by incineration and landfilling.

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