15 Aug 2018

Toxic foam: Officials back down, allow blood testing

From Morning Report, 8:20 am on 15 August 2018

Community pressure has pushed officials into a backdown on blood testing for people caught up in the firefighting foam contamination in Manawatu. Not only will locals get easier access to testing for the chemicals PFOS and PFOA but now their blood will be stored if they give the OK, to enable long-term research.