Photo by LCpl Janessa Pon
Navy’s Nationwide PFAS Policy
- Drinking water safety is the top priority with the Navy’s PFAS policy and investigations
- The Navy conducts drinking water investigations first, before completing on-Base PFAS investigations, if there are drinking water wells located within 1 mile in the direction the groundwater flows away from a known or suspected PFAS release area
AFFF Tanks at MCAS NR (above) and Hadnot Point (below) included in our investigation.
2/14 - Foam Experiment - Naval Research Lab Chemical Engineer Gopal Ananth and Research Chemist Spencer Giles test an experimental aqueous film-forming foam at the NRL in Washington, Sept. 23, 2019. NRL scientists are conducting research to support the Defense Department’s effort to replace firefighting foams containing fluorine.