Historic PFAS contamination confirmed at RFS Cameron Park and Charmhaven training facilities.

Matthew Kelly
By Matthew Kelly
December 7 2021 - 8:00pm
Fireproof: The CSIRO tests a 'bushfire-proof' house design at the RFS Eurobodalla training facility in 2010. Picture: Stefan Postles

Two Central Coast Rural Fire Service training grounds may require decontamination following the discovery of per-and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).

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Matthew Kelly

Matthew Kelly

Journalist

Matthew Kelly has worked as a journalist for more than 25 years. He has been working as a general reporter at the Newcastle Herald since 2018. In recent years he has reported on subjects including environment, energy, water security, manufacturing and higher education. He has previously covered issues including the health and environmental impacts of uncovered coal wagons in the Hunter Valley, the pollution of legacy of former industrial sites and freedom of information issues.

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