Feds to Reverse Course and Issue Drinking Water Standards to Protect Public Health.

LI Water Schumer

Many Long Island residents fear toxic chemicals are seeping into the fragile water supply.

Experts say the drinking water is threatened by the unregulated and highly toxic man-made chemical 1,4-dioxane. It is found in detergents, manufacturing solvents and firefighting foam.

MORELawmakers Call For Legislation To Get Chemicals Out Of Long Island Water

Demands have come from homeowners and environmentalists that the federal government do something to regulate use of poly-fluoro-alkyl substances, stop their spread and help pay for the cleanup have gone unheeded.

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