PFAS Technical Group

On October 21, 2022, the PFAS Technical Group met. The director of the University of Rhode Island’s Superfund Research Center will present the concept of “essential use” of PFAS and how it can be used to determine the feasibility of elimination or substitution of PFAS in various product categories.

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News Conference: DNR Announces New Interactive PFAS Data Tool

On October 18, 2022, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) hosted a media briefing to provide information about a new interactive PFAS data tool. The PFAS Interactive Data Viewer was recommended by the Wisconsin PFAS Action Council (WisPAC) in the PFAS Action Plan. Speakers include: Mimi Johnson – DNR Director, Office of Emerging Contaminants Kyle […]

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Wisconsin Counties Association 2022 Annual Conference Day 1: Latest Efforts to Address PFAS Water Contamination

On September 19, 2022, Wisconsin Counties Association hosted their 2022 Annual Conference – Day 1. This segment features a workshop on “Latest Efforts to Address PFAS Water Contamination.” PFAS are not only the “forever” chemical, but they are also the  “everywhere in our lives” chemical. For more than eight decades, consumers have enjoyed the properties of PFAS in […]

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PFAS External Advisory Group

On August 19, 2022, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) hosted a PFAS External Advisory Group meeting. Agenda items include information on and updates to ongoing PFAS initiatives such as fish consumption advisories, voluntary municipal drinking water system sampling, Bipartisan Infrastructure Law funding opportunities for communities and the Green Tier program. Agenda PFAS Technical […]

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PFAS Technical Group

On August 19, 2022, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) hosted the PFAS Technical Group meeting. Guests from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shared state and federal updates related to PFAS monitoring with attendees. Agenda: Welcome and Introductions – Jason Lowery Factors and Trends in State […]

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DNR Drinking Water and Groundwater Study Group Quarterly Meeting

On August 4, 2022, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Drinking and Groundwater Study Group held their quarterly meeting. Agenda: Bi-Partisan Infrastructure Law Funding – Matt Marcum – DNR NR 811 Updates – McCrea Baker – DNR NR 809 Updates – Adam DeWeese and Dino Tsoris – DNR PFAS Update – Kyle Burton – DNR […]

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Remediation and Redevelopment External Advisory Group

On July 15, 2022, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources will host its first meeting of the Remediation and Redevelopment External Advisory Group. The DNR’s Remediation and Redevelopment Program oversees the investigation and cleanup of environmental contamination and the redevelopment of contaminated properties. The DNR has a business need to receive constructive and practical input […]

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Marquette Law School Poll – June 2022

On June 22, 2022, the Marquette Law School Poll released the results of its new statewide survey with an in-person presentation from Charles Franklin, poll director, in the Lubar Center at Marquette Law School’s Eckstein Hall. The Marquette Law School Poll’s June survey of Wisconsin looks at preferences in the Republican and Democratic primaries in […]

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Rewind: Your Week in Review for June 11 – 17

On June 17, 2022, Rewind Host and CBS 58 Capitol Reporter Emilee Fannon and WisPolitics.com Editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics. (Brought to you by the Wisconsin Realtors Association). On this week’s episode: Gableman Faces Sanctions After Tense Court Appearance Poll Training Events Hosted by Republicans PFAS School Safety, Gun Control Debate

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Rewind: Your Week in Review for June 11 – 17

On June 17, 2022, Rewind Host and CBS 58 Capitol Reporter Emilee Fannon and WisPolitics.com Editor JR Ross reviewed this week in state politics. (Brought to you by the Wisconsin Realtors Association). On this week’s episode: Gableman Faces Sanctions After Tense Court Appearance Poll Training Events Hosted by Republicans PFAS School Safety, Gun Control Debate

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PFAS External Advisory Group

On June 17, 2022, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) hosted the PFAS External Advisory Group meeting. Agenda: DNR Drinking and Groundwater Program – Requested Discussion on Drilling Fluids Certification Processes – Limitations and Opportunities Community Needs  DNR and Federal Updates 

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