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Fountain Valley Clean Water Coalition Member Mark Favors to Testify

Before U.S. Congress Oversight Committee on PFAS Contamination Today


Last updated 3/6/2019 at 11:57am

Army veteran Mark A. Favors, a member of the Fountain Valley Clean Water Coalition, will testify before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform today (Wednesday March 6) on the military’s contamination of community drinking water systems surrounding military bases with per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (man-made chemicals known as PFAS). Mr. Favors’ relatives, including seven military veterans residing in polluted areas, have been contaminated. Sixteen have been diagnosed with cancer. Several have lived in the greater Fountain Valley comm...

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