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How to Use EREF’s PFAS Resources

EREF has curated a regularly updated catalog of over 600 data-driven, PFAS related articles and content. This resource can be utilized in the following ways:

Excel Document: The full repository of over 600 articles and technical content can be found in an Excel document – click the button below to access the document. This Excel is formatted in such a way that the user can sort by main category, subcategory, year, publication type, etc. in order to find the desired information.

This document is copyrighted and should be cited properly:

Environmental Research & Education Foundation (2021). Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) – Scientific & Technical Studies/Resources.

Key Technical Resources: Resources listed in the dropdowns below have been identified by EREF staff as key resources related to PFAS. These resources have been organized under 10 main categories, with some categories being further broken down into subcategories. All resources listed below can be found in the Excel document noted above. Citations are organized in order of publishing date (newest to oldest).

Content listed on this site in no way indicates bias or advocacy on EREF’s part. Non-peer-reviewed information on this page provides a full picture related to PFAS management and impact, and is not validated by EREF.

Key Technical Resources

Solid Waste Management
Solid Waste – Landfills
Solid Waste – Leachate
Solid Waste – Leachate Treatment
Solid Waste – Leachate Co-Treatment with Domestic Wastewater
Solid Waste – Composting
Solid Waste – Landfill Gas
Solid Waste – Risk Assessment
Treatment – General
Treatment – Domestic Wastewater
Treatment – Domestic Wastewater Biosolids
Treatment – Drinking Water
Treatment – Landfill Leachate
Consumer Products
Toxicology and Epidemiology
Synthesis and Detection of PFAS Compounds
Agriculture – Biosolids (Soil Amendments)
Agriculture – General
Environment – General
Environment – Exposure Pathways
Environment – Air Quality (Outdoor)
Environment – Air Quality (Indoor)
Environment – Drinking Water Quality
Environment – Ecosystem
Environment – Aquatic Environment

National Agencies and Organizations

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Per- and Polyfluorinated Substances (PFAS) Factsheet

Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council

Interstate Technology and Regulatory Council: PFAS Public Page

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) and Your Health

State Agencies and Organizations


Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)


Arizona Department of Environmental Quality: PFOA and PFOS FAQs


Colorado Department of Public Healthy & Environment: Chemicals from firefighting foam and other sources


Connecticut State Department of Public Health: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances


Florida Department of Health: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)


Maine Department of Environmental Protection: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)


Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy: Michigan PFAS Action Response Team


Minnesota Department of Health: Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)


Montana Department of Environmental Quality: Per and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services: NH PFAS Investigation

New Jersey

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection: Contaminants of Emerging Concern

New Mexico

New Mexico Environment Department: PFAS Home

New York

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)

North Carolina

North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services: Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances

North Carolina Environmental Quality: Health-Related Resources About GenX, PFOA and PFAS


Ohio Environmental Protection Agency: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)


Oregon Department of Environmental Quality: PFAS Frequently Asked Questions

Portland Water Bureau: Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)


Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection: PFAS in Pennsylvania

Rhode Island

State of Rhode Island Department of Health: PFAS Contamination of Water

South Carolina

South Carolina Rural Water Association: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances


Tennessee Department of Environment & Conservation: Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances


Utah Department of Environmental Quality: Per- and Polyfluoroakyl Substances (PFAS)


Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation: Vermont PFOA Contamination Response

Vermont Department of Health: Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in Drinking Water


Washington State Department of Ecology: Per- and poly-fluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS)

Washington State Department of Health: PFAS


Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources: Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination