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Scientists discover safe method to dispose of “forever chemicals”

Scientists have made a breakthrough in destroying a class of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances or PFAS. While these substances are widely used for nonstick pans, sweatproof cosmetics, and waterproof apparel, PFAS have also been linked to serious health effects, including cancer, thyroid disease, and obesity. Worse, PFAS degrade slowly in the environment, which is why […]