Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton claims state government cannot ban PFAS, but federal advice differs

By Carrie Fellner
Updated June 28 2018 - 11:53am, first published 11:50am

Environment Minister Gabrielle Upton has refused to explain her claim that NSW cannot ban the use of toxic firefighting chemicals, despite it appearing to contradict the advice of the federal government and two other states that have already put bans in force.

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