More federal and state actions on PFAS in groundwater is likely under a Biden administration, but is also possible under another Trump administration. Companies facing potential liability should prepare for more regulation regardless of who wins the election. There are steps we suggest companies to take to prepare themselves, including:
- Stay plugged in on PFAS developments;
- Engage in formal lobbying;
- Get your arms around any possible contamination and vulnerabilities; and
- Know the limits of insurance coverage from an insurance perspective and evaluate what entities around you might be or have been PFAS sources.
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