FY 2020 STATEMENT OF NEED
Environmental Restoration (ER) Program Area
The objective of this Statement of Need (SON) was to develop improved forensic methods and tools for source tracking and allocation of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). Specifically, the goal was to address the following research needs:
The projects listed below were selected to address the objectives of this SON. Additional information on individual projects will be available soon.
Research should lead to a more viable path for the development of PFAS forensic tools at DoD sites. This will in turn help DoD remedial program managers assess the nature and extent of PFAS contamination related to DoD releases, as well as the potential liability associated with those releases.