Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

NHDES Decision on Variance Petition from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DATE: September 11, 2020 CONTACT: Catherine Beahm, (603) 271-6793 NHDES Decision on Variance Petition from Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) has denied a Variance Petition (Petition) submitted by Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics (SGPP), asking for an extension of the February 11, 2021 deadline for Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

Public Hearing on Draft Air Permit for Air Pollution Control Equipment at Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Information Meeting to Provide Update on Southern New Hampshire PFAS Investigation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: October 8, 2019 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710 des.nh.gov twitter.com/NHDES Public Hearing on Draft Air Permit for Air Pollution Control Equipment at Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics and Information Meeting to Provide Update on Southern New Hampshire PFAS Investigation Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) invites the public Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

NHDES Commissioner Scott Testifies in Washington on PFAS Impacts to New Hampshire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: July 24, 2019 CONTACT: James Martin, (603) 271-3710 des.nh.gov twitter.com/NHDES NHDES Commissioner Scott Testifies in Washington on PFAS Impacts to New Hampshire Concord, NH – Today, New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services Commissioner Bob Scott provided testimony before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Reform’s Subcommittee on Environment Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

NHDES Proposes New PFAS Drinking Water Standards: Final Rulemaking Proposal for PFOA, PFOS, PFHxS and PFNA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: June 28, 2019 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710 des.nh.gov twitter.com/NHDES NHDES Proposes New PFAS Drinking Water Standards Final Rulemaking Proposal for PFOA, PFOS, PFHxS and PFNA [CORRECTION: This press release has been updated to correct a minor error in describing a “non-transient public water system.” Non-transient public water systems are water Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

Public Information Meeting: NHDES to Provide Update on East Kingston PFAS Investigation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: June 14, 2019 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710 Public Information Meeting NHDES to Provide Update on East Kingston PFAS Investigation Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) in cooperation with the Town of East Kingston invite the public to a Public Information Meeting in East Kingston to Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

NHDES Proposes New PFAS Drinking Water Standards Initiates Rulemaking for PFOA, PFOS, PFHxS and PFNA

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: January 2, 2019 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710 NHDES Proposes New PFAS Drinking Water Standards Initiates Rulemaking for PFOA, PFOS, PFHxS and PFNA CONCORD, NH – On December 31, 2018, the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) initiated rulemaking to establish Maximum Contaminate Levels (MCLs) and Ambient Groundwater Quality Standards Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

Release: NHDES to Hold Stakeholder and Technical Work Sessions on Setting Public Drinking Water Standards for PFOA, PFOS, PFNA, & PFHxS

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: October 3, 2018 CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710   NHDES to Hold Stakeholder and Technical Work Sessions Setting Public Drinking Water and Groundwater Standards for PFOA, PFOS, PFNA, & PFHxS Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) will Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

NHDES Notifies Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics to Install Controls on Air Emissions

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: October 1, 2018 CONTACT: James Martin, (603) 271-3710 des.nh.gov twitter.com/NHDES   NHDES Notifies Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics to Install Controls on Air Emissions   CONCORD, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) announced today that it has instructed Saint-Gobain Performance Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

Dye Test at Stormwater Outfall on Merrimack River (Third Post in a Series)

          (This post is the third in a series describing the Site Investigation activities that are taking place or will be in the areas around the Saint-Gobain facility.) Stormwater from the Saint-Gobain facility is conveyed in underground piping and discharges to the Merrimack River at a stormwater outfall east of the Read More

Statewide PFAS Occurrence Status Report, June 2021

Public Information Meeting in Merrimack, October 10

News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: September 26, 2018 CONTACT: Jim Martin, 603 271-3710   Public Information Meeting NHDES to Provide Update on Southern New Hampshire PFAS Investigation Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (NHDES) in cooperation with the Town of Merrimack invite Read More