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Ep 4 - "PFAS is a bigger problem for Australia than just Defence bases...I see this as the next asbestos" A/Prof Robert Niven
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Associate Professor Robert Niven from the University of NSW Canberra has (along with his team) just been awarded a grant by ARC to develop remediation methods for PFAS. He has real concerns about the scope of the PFAS contamination problem in Australia. This episode is jam packed with discussion about many complexities and some possible solutions concerning PFAS.