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The Risks Behind Firefighting Foam
Any Firefighter or anyone that used or was exposed to AFFF (not PFAS) and that anyone Exposure after 1955 and diagnosed with cancer can be eligible. Millions of brave firefighters risk their lives to protect the community.
However, many of these firefighters have now been diagnosed with various cancers after having been exposed to aqueous firefighting foam, also known as AFFF. To help put out fires, firefighting foam uses a wide array of toxic chemicals. However, these chemicals have been identified by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as possibly being linked to cancer development in firefighters.
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