On January 31, 2024, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) signed a proposal to change the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). This change adds nine per- and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals to its existing list of hazardous constituents. 

To learn more about this change, read here. To read more EPA news, visit the EPA  website.

Update: Notice of this proposal was published in the Federal Register on February 8, 2024.