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Fiskville to be closed permanently

Fiskville to be closed permanently

The CFA board recommended the closure after reports found the chemical PFOS in a Hanger area that was previously clean. More than 550 water tests were taken with 65 returning positive results well in excess of safe levels. Results of 50 micrograms ..., 1 month ago
Fiskville closure CFA Connect, 1 month ago
Fiskville Shut Forever Premier of Victoria, 1 month ago

The environmental pollutants perfluorooctane sulfonate and perfluorooctanoic acid upregulate uncoupling protein 1 (UCP1) in brown-fat mitochondria through a UCP1-dependent reduction in food intake

Abstract The environmental pollutants perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) and perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) cause a dramatic reduction in the size of the major adipose tissue depots and a general body weight decrease when they are added to the food ...
 Toxicological Sciences1 day ago Mutagenic Effects of Perfluorooctanesulfonic Acid in gpt Delta Transgenic System Are Mediated by Hydrogen Peroxide  Environmental Science & Technology3 weeks ago Isomer-Specific Binding Affinity of Perfluorooctanesulfonate (PFOS) and Perfluorooctanoate (PFOA) to Serum Proteins  Environmental Science & Technology1 month ago

Identification of Novel Polyfluorinated Ether Sulfonates as PFOS Alternatives in Municipal Sewage Sludge in China

A 6:2 chlorinated polyfluorinated ether sulfonate (6:2 Cl-PFAES) with the trade name F-53B, is an alternative to perfluorooctanesulfonate (PFOS) in electroplating industry that is uniquely used in China. It was developed as a mist suppressant ...
 Environmental Science & Technology2 days ago

NASF Report - June 2015

PFOS-Based Fume Suppressants: Phased Out by September; Metal Finishers of California Meet with Lawmakers; 2015 Washington Forum: EPA Air and Water Rules, Chemicals Reform and Global Challenges PFOS-Based Fume Suppressants: Phased Out by September ...
 PF Online2 weeks ago

PFOS-free PTFE Dispersion Achieves High Deposition Rates

CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE (+) Enthone Inc. offers its ENLube Plus advanced, PFOS-free PTFE dispersion system that, when used in combination with an Enthone electroless nickel (EN) process, produces EN PTFE coatings with high wear resistance.
 PF Online2 weeks ago

Chrome Plating Chemical Answer EPA's PFOS Ban

CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE (+) Hunter Chemical offers its non-fluoride-based HCA-50 Catalyst and HCA fume suppressants as a solution to EPA bans on perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS). The PFOS-free HCA-8.2 formulation is currently being used in ...
 PF Online1 month ago

Chemical pollutants in a mother's blood can predict the risk of stomach fat among her children

| Researchers still do not know why PFOS cause stomach fat. If a foetus is exposed to the slowly degradable pollutant PFOS, this may lead to greater risk of stomach fat and increased waist-height ratio in childhood. This is the finding of a ...
 Aarhus Universitet1 month ago

Na+/taurocholate cotransporting polypeptide (NTCP) and apical sodium-dependent bile acid transporter (ASBT) are involved in the disposition of Perfluoroalkyl Sulfonates (PFASs) in humans and rats

* , Jeremiah D. Zitzow # , David J. Ehresman † , Shu-Ching Chang † , John L. Butenhoff † , Jameson Forster ‡ and Bruno Hagenbuch * *Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutics, The University of Kansas Medical Center, ...
 Toxicological Sciences1 day ago

ENB Report | Summary and Analysis of the Meetings of the Conferences of the Parties to the Basel, Rotterdam and Stockholm Conventions (BRS COP) | 14-16 May 2015 | Geneva, Switzerland | IISD Reporting Services

The twelfth meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Basel Convention on the Control of Transboundary Movement of Hazardous Wastes and their Disposal (BC COP12), the seventh meeting of the Conference of Parties to the Rotterdam Convention on ...
 IISD5 days ago ENB Report | BRS Conventions COPs Highlightss | Tuesday, 12 May 2015 | Geneva, Switzerland | IISD Reporting Services  IISD1 week ago Rapport du ENB | Faits Marquants des Conventions de BRS | Vendredi, 8 Mai 2015 | Genève, Suisse | IISD Reporting Services  IISD2 weeks ago IISD/ENB @ BRS Conventions COPS | Wednesday, 6 May 2015 | Geneva, Switzerland | IISD Reporting Services  IISD2 weeks ago

CFA bid to buy silence

THE Country Fire Authority tried to buy the silence of farmers whose sheep had been contaminated by dangerous chemicals leaching from the Fiskville training college, a state parliamentary inquiry heard yesterday. Farmers Beccara and Matt ...
 Weekly Times Now5 days ago Fiskville sheep farmers tell inquiry toxic firefighting chemical 'in soil, grass, sheep ... and our children'  ABC Online6 days ago 'I can't handle it, it's cooked me': Fiskville farmer's raw testimony  Melbourne Age6 days ago Fiskville chemicals contaminate local farm, inquiry told  Sydney Morning Herald6 days ago
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