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contaminated leachate
  • Published
    May 6, 2022

    Zeigler PFAS bill becomes law

    Rep. Stanley Paige Zeigler, D-Montville, aimed the bill particularly at the Juniper Ridge Landfill in Old Town, where leachate from the state-owned facility is contributing to PFAS contamination of the Penobscot River.

  • Published
    January 25, 2022

    Zeigler introduces bill to address ‘forever chemicals’ entering Penobscot River

    LD 1875 would require state-owned waste disposal facilities to treat leachate, liquid that has passed through matter and contains soluble or suspended solids, to reduce the concentration of PFAS to the extent possible.

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