North America: WQA news roundup
The Water Quality Association announced it is supporting efforts by US EPA to address perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs) such as PFOA and PFOS and their impact on drinking water. In a news release, US EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt said his agency was launching a cross-agency effort, “…to ensure that communities across the country have the tools they need to address these chemicals.” WQA also announced it is offering its first-ever Business Operations Boot Camp one day prior to the 2018 WQA Convention & Exposition in Denver, CO. The Boot Camp will be held on March 25. Attendees and exhibitors can register for the event at WQA.org/Convention.