News from the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: May 11, 2021
CONTACT: Jim Martin, (603) 271-3710
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 in Litchfield, Londonderry and Merrimack to provide updates on the status of PFAS in these communities and address the community’s questions. The agenda will include a background on PFAS in southern NH as it relates to each specific town, PFAS health effects, the current status of PFAS in each specific town, what this means to a resident, actions to help mitigate exposure, the future of PFAS in each specific town, and a question and answer session.
Meeting Information is below. Registering for the event at the links below before the day of the event is recommended.
Town of Litchfield PFAS Informational Meeting
Monday, May 17, 2021
Town of Londonderry PFAS Informational Meeting
Thursday, May 20, 2021
Town of Merrimack PFAS Informational Meeting
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
For more information, please contact James Martin, NHDES Public Information Officer, at (603) 271-3710. Additional information on NHDES’ ongoing investigation into perfluorinated chemicals in New Hampshire drinking water, please visit https://www4.des.state.nh.us/nh-pfas-investigation/.
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