Stop Perfluoroalkyl and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances Pollution
|Sponsor:||Representative Lori Gramlich, House 13|
|Bill #:||LD 1503|
UPDATE: Governor Mills allowed this bill to become law without her signature.
Representative Gramlich of Old Orchard Beach would require manufacturers of products with intentionally added perfluoroalkyl 6 and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, to report the presence of those substances in 7 those products to the Department of Environmental Protection beginning in 2023. This bill 8 also prohibits the sale of residential carpets or rugs, as well as the sale of fabric treatments, 9 that contain intentionally added PFAS beginning in 2023.