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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $1.26 million to FIU chemist Professor Natalia Soares Quinete as part of a $9 million initiative to research children’s chemical exposures from soil and dust.

https://news.fiu.edu/2021/fiu-receives-1.2-million-from-epa-to-study-childrens-chemical-exposure-from-soil

Toxic ‘forever chemicals’ found in tap water raise questions for scientists

https://phys.org/news/2021-10-toxic-chemicals-scientists.html

REU student studies Biscayne Bay oysters’ exposure to PFAS

Florida oysters found to have toxic “forever chemicals”

https://app.criticalmention.com/app/#/report/384e2eba-57c8-4d81-9de3-252cea1d4cc5

Chemicals taint Biscayne Bay oysters. What FIU study says about our drinking water safety

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/environment/article263227843.html#storylink=cpy