Environmental project No. 1665, 2015

Perfluoroalkylated substances: PFOA, PFOS and PFOSA

Evaluation of health hazards and proposal of a health-based quality criterion for drinking water, soil and ground water


The Danish Environmental Protection Agency has requested an evaluation of health hazards by exposure to the perfluoroalkylated substances, PFOA, PFOS and PFOSA. Additional PFAS substances have furthermore been selected for a preliminary screening in relation to toxicity in order to assess the possibilities for derivation of specific quality criteria for the substances.

Adminitrative considerations and setting a limit value for PFAS in drinking water, soil and ground water (in Danish only)

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