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    Wisconsin PFAS Action Council Releases PFAS Action Plan Progress Report

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced the Wisconsin PFAS Action Council (WisPAC) released its PFAS Action Plan Progress Report. The Progress Report outlines steps taken by state agencies to address PFAS contamination since December 2020, when the Wisconsin PFAS Action Plan was released.

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    Groundwater Coordinating Council Releases Annual Report

    The Wisconsin Groundwater Coordinating Council today shared key recommendations for protecting and preserving vital groundwater resources in its 2022 annual report to the Wisconsin State Legislature. The recommendations focus on setting new and revised health-based groundwater standards, evaluating and addressing drinking water contamination from nitrates and perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) chemicals.

  • Hearing/Meeting

    DNR PFAS External Advisory Group

    Agenda items include information on and updates to ongoing PFAS initiatives such as fish consumption advisories, voluntary municipal drinking water system sampling, Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funding opportunities for communities and the Green…

  • Hearing/Meeting

    DNR PFAS Technical Group

    Guests from New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will share state and federal updates related to PFAS monitoring with attendees.

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    New PFAS Administrative Rules Now In Effect

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced that new administrative rules for perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances, known as PFAS, are now in effect.  

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    New PFAS Fish Consumption Advisory Issued For Angelo Pond

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the Department of Health Services (DHS) today announced a new PFAS-based consumption advisory for bluegill, crappie, largemouth bass and northern pike from Angelo Pond in Monroe County based on fish sampling.  

  • Hearing/Meeting

    DNR PFAS Technical Group

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host the PFAS Technical Group from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Friday, June 17, 2022.

  • Hearing/Meeting

    DNR PFAS External Advisory Group

    The Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host the PFAS External Advisory Group on Friday, June 17, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

  • Hearing/Meeting

    DNR PFAS External Advisory Group Ad Hoc Meeting

    While not a formal meeting of the External Advisory Group, members and attendees will be able to engage with DNR staff on the implementation of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law in a collaborative forum.

  • Hearing/Meeting

    DNR PFAS Technical Group

    The PFAS Technical Group will include a presentation from U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on innovative destructive technologies for PFAS-contaminated media and waste.

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