Monthly Archives: October 2018

OTIE experts are ready to help you address the unique challenges of PFOS/PFOA contamination

2018-10-30T14:27:15+00:00 October 30th, 2018|

PFASs are a large family of long-chain fluorinated chemicals used in many manufacturing and industrial applications, including fire suppression and oil, stain, grease, and water repellency. Among the many PFASs, perfluorooctoanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctane sulfonate (PFOS) are the most commonly produced. A major use of PFASs was in fire extinguishing aqueous film forming foam [...]