Category Archives: PFAS News

Order for PFAS Investigations in California

California Landfills and Airports Take Notice: The State Water Resources Control Board Has Issued an Order for PFAS Investigations that May Affect You! As the federal government and many municipalities around the U.S. are gearing up to take action, the state of California is taking immediate action on PFAS in many landfills and airports that […]

PFAS UPDATE IV: FROM FIREHOUSE TO DENTAL FLOSS

PFAS: More Talked About and Acted on Than Ever; Make SGS Your Go-to for PFAS Solutions and Analysis EXTRA, EXTRA! And we mean that literally, as news from across the country on PFAS-related issues seem to geometrically multiply on a monthly basis. This SGS PFAS Update IV is chock full of news of PFAS contamination […]

PFAS NEWS FROM AROUND THE U.S. AND THE WORLD

Many states, U.S. government entities and even Denmark are studying PFAS sources, uncovering contamination and deliberating new regulations, while SGS delivers analysis for total compliance. We’re following these PFAS stories and will continue to keep you up-to-date: Michigan PFAS Assessment Planned for Northern Kent County, Michigan The state will assess select households with drinking water […]

PFAS NEWS FROM AROUND THE U.S.

SGS is following these stories and will continue to keep you up-to-date: STATE-BY-STATE Per- And Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) – State Legislation 2017-2018 What is PFAS and how are state governments dealing with the threat and actuality of PFAS contamination. NEW JERSEY State of New Jersey Establishes New Maximums for PFAS The Department of Environmental Protection […]

PFAS NEWS FROM AROUND THE U.S.

SGS is following these stories and will continue to keep you up-to-date: MICHIGAN State of Michigan Offers “Action Response” for PFAS Contamination The Michigan PFAS Action Response Team (MPART) was launched in 2017 and is the first multi-agency action team of its kind in the nation. It is a collaboration of heath, environment and other […]

SGS Earns Additional PFAS Accreditation Assuring High-Quality Data

Three SGS laboratories, with a fourth one coming very soon, have earned accreditation from the Department of Defense (DoD) for PFAS analysis by QSM 5.1 Table B-15 which uses isotope dilution (ID) techniques. DOD QSM 5.1 Table B-15 accreditation means SGS laboratories have the highest level of data quality to assure PFAS analysis is precise […]

SGS Accutest Is Your Go-To Laboratory For PFOA/ PFOS Analysis

You are most likely well aware of the increasing interest and concern about PFCs on the West Coast, so we want you to also know that SGS Accutest is your go-to laboratory for all PFOA/PFOS analysis. THE CHALLENGE Perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs), also known as per- and poly-fluorinated alkyl substances (PFASs), are classified as emerging environmental […]

SGS Accutest Provides U.S. DoD Accreditation And Expanded PFC Capabilities

SGS Accutest, always ready to help with your environmental  testing needs, now offers even more as part of the SGS worldwide network of analytical services. Your U.S. DoD site efforts are now supported with even a wider range of accredited services as the SGS Ultratrace Lab in Wilmington, NC has earned Department of Defense Environmental […]