NH PFAS Rebate Program FAQ

Welcome

Welcome. This website will be used to update interested parties on NHDES’ current investigation into the presence of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) in New Hampshire. You can access our previous webpage for archived information:  https://www.des.nh.gov/organization/commissioner/pfoa.htm.

NH PFAS Rebate Program FAQ

Results from Saint-Gobain stack tests conducted on September 7-10, 2021

On July 14, 2021, the Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (Saint-Gobain) facility in Merrimack completed the installation and commenced operation of the regenerative thermal oxidizer for the control of per- and polyfluorinated compounds (PFAS) emissions from their manufacturing facility. Comprehensive stack testing utilizing the services of Barr Engineering Co. (Barr) to collect the samples and Eurofins TestAmerica Read More

NH PFAS Rebate Program FAQ

Release: PFAS Public Info Meetings in Litchfield, Londonderry and Merrimack

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 11, 2021 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710 des.nh.gov twitter.com/NHDES Public Information Meetings Litchfield, Londonderry and Merrimack PFAS Informational Meetings Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) announced today that a series of public meetings have been scheduled Read More

NH PFAS Rebate Program FAQ

Town of Bedford PFAS Informational Meeting May 6

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: April 30, 2021 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 568-9777   Public Information Meeting Town of Bedford PFAS Informational Meeting Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) announced today that a public information meeting has been scheduled for Bedford residents Read More

NH PFAS Rebate Program FAQ

NHDES Groundwater Contamination Notification Within the Saint-Gobain Consent Decree Area

NHDES has recently identified a deficiency in our notification procedures within the Saint-Gobain Consent Decree Area.   When contaminated groundwater that exceeds state Ambient Groundwater Quality Standards (AGQS) is discovered in a well, RSA 485-C:14-b requires NHDES to provide notification to the owners of all property that contains a water supply well and is located within Read More