State waits on regulating ’emerging chemical of concern’

PROVIDENCE - Rhode Island state health officials are holding off regulating a group of man-made chemicals used in non-stick products that are linked to cancer and other illnesses and are sometimes found in drinking water and soil. The R.I. Department of Health issued the decision this week after it was petitioned by the Conservation Law…

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