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VISPA – Understanding Perfluoroalkyl Substances (PFOA) and PPE

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This document on PFOA’s was developed by the Verified Independent Service Provider Association (VISPA) for its membership and the Fire Service. This FAQ formatted document explains some of the recent PFOA PPE exposure issues highlighted in some recent media broadcasts. We hope you find this information helpful and beneficial in the current environment focusing on exposure reduction.

Gear Wash Supports Dale Emmerich- The Cancerfighter

“Gear Wash has been a pivotal supporter from the early moments of this mission. When there have been challenges, Andy has jumped up without missing a step to keep this journey on course. For this assistance, and his constant encouragement I am grateful. No one fights alone, cancerfighter never quits, in it to end it.” – Dale Emmerich