Plainfield Township's Municipal Water System
Plainfield Township's Municipal Water System reflects known PFAS levels. Based on environmental and health concerns, further review and possible action may be necessary to best protect public health. More details about this location will be made available as soon as possible.
- In June 2013 PFOS was discovered in groundwater monitoring.
- The township informed customers and conducted investigative sampling to determine which wells were contaminated.
- The township reduced PFOS levels in their drinking water by removing wells with the highest levels from routine use. The township continues to monitor and update the public.
- The DEQ is investigating potential sources for the PFOS contamination, including the State Disposal Landfill, Inc., in Plainfield Township.