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SETAC Focused Topic Meeting: Environmental Risk Assessment of PFAS

July 31, 2019


Waterborne’s Dazhi Mao, Ph.D., will be in attendance at SETAC North America’s Focused Topic Meeting, “Understanding Environmental Risk from Exposure to Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS)” in August 2019. This meeting is designed to synthesize recent advances in chemistry, environmental fate and exposure, human and ecological toxicity, and risk characterization of PFAS. Objectives are to review new and emerging information on PFASs and formulate a roadmap for a risk assessment approach for PFAS.

Topic areas include: environmental sources, chemistry, fate & transport; exposure; ecological toxicity; human toxicity; and risk assessment and characterization.