3M will drill, test for PFAS contamination at Alabama school site

3M will drill, test for PFAS contamination at Alabama school site

Source: http://www.startribune.com/, January 13, 2020
By: Dee DePass

3M Co. said Monday that it will begin drilling and collecting deep-soil samples in Alabama next week as it searches for PFAS chemicals it dumped decades ago at a former landfill site that later became a middle school.

The soil and groundwater tests at the now shut Brookhaven Middle School property in Decatur, Ala., will begin Jan. 20, according to 3M, which manufactures PFAS chemicals and other products at a Decatur factory. Read more.

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