Brickhouse Environmental is a full-service environmental consulting firm that provides an expansive spectrum of consulting and engineering services to clients in the Mid-Atlantic region. Our company incorporates an experienced team of Professional Geologists, Engineers, Soil Scientists, Water Resource Specialists, and associated technical experts.
Established in 1977, Brickhouse Environmental was built on a foundation of sound science, professionalism, and creativity. These principles have allowed us to develop highly valued and respected relationships with a broad range of clients and regulators. Their repeat business and referrals have been a cornerstone of our success, as well as a testimony of our continuing dedication to professional excellence.
PFOS and PFOA, the two most notable of the Perfluorinated compound (PFC) family, have been found in the blood of humans, wildlife, and fish. Adverse health risks associated with exposure to PFCs include developmental issues and select types of cancer (i.e. kidney cancer). These chemicals were widely used in firefighting foams from 1970 to 2015, to extinguish fires from aviation fuels at military sites and airports...
Read More at http://www.brickhouse-environmental.com/news/