Published on January 25, 2022
Cheryl Murphy, a professor in the MSU Department of Fisheries and Wildlife and director of the Center for PFAS Research, leads the project funded by the U.S. Department of Defense’s Strategic Environmental Research and Development Program.
Published on December 13, 2021
Project GREEEN seed funding leveraged for new three-year study
Response to Executive Directive 2021-8: Reducing State Purchases of Products Containing Intentionally Added PFAS
Published on October 27, 2021
The MSU Center for PFAS Research responds to Governor Gretchen Whitmer's executive directive 2021-8.
A flow-through cell for the electrochemical oxidation of perfluoroalkyl substances in landfill leachates
Published on October 1, 2021
The results of this study show the potential of electrochemical oxidation to oxidize PFAAs present in high strength water such as landfill leachates.
MSU-led team receives nearly $2 million EPA grant to explore biosolid treatments, effects of chemical pollutants such as PFAS
Published on September 14, 2021
The group will investigate the impact of current biosolid treatment methods used by wastewater treatment facilities on a variety of pollutants in soil, water and plants.
Published on April 28, 2021
In this video, Dr. Suzanne Witt describes how electrochemical oxidation is a promising strategy for destroying PFAS.
Published on February 12, 2021
Studying the effects of contaminants on fish populations
PFAS and Dissolved Organic Carbon Enrichment in Surface Water Foams on a Northern U.S. Freshwater Lake
Published on November 8, 2020
This study examines the concentration of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in foams on surface waters impacted by aqueous film-forming foam.
Published on June 1, 2020
One promising remediation method for PFAS is electrochemical oxidation.
Published on May 20, 2020
The Center for PFAS Research brings together faculty from across Michigan State University to study the health and environmental issues around PFAS chemicals.
Published on February 1, 2020
Michigan has the most contamination sites in the nation, and scientists are working to learn more about the little-known contaminants.
Published on November 13, 2019
This webinar features the latest research on PFAS including impacts on reproductive and child health, the biological effects of exposure on fish and wildlife populations and more.
Published on December 7, 2018
This report, written by the Michigan PFAS Science Advisory Panel, compiles research and recommendations for managing PFAS contamination in Michigan.
Detection of Poly- and Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFASs) in U.S. Drinking Water Linked to Industrial Sites, Military Fire Training Areas, and Wastewater Treatment Plants
Published on August 9, 2016
This article presents a spatial analysis of 2013–2015 national drinking water PFAS concentrations from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (US EPA) third Unregulated Contaminant Monitoring Rule (UCMR3) program.