Work Item
ASTM WK73683

New Guide for PFAS Site Screening and Initial Characterization

1. Scope

Create a framework that provides a clear guidance for its users on how to respond to detected PFAS in the environment when certain chemical and environmental properties are uncertain or where scientific information regarding the properties is not sufficiently complete.


Site Screening, Initial Characterization, PFAS, CERCLA/RCRA process


To provide a standard to conduct site screening and initial site characterization to define nature and extent of the PFAS contaminant plumes.

The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.


Developed by Subcommittee: E50.04

Committee: E50

Staff Manager: Molly Lynyak

Work Item Status

Date Initiated: 07-22-2020

Technical Contact: Sriram Madabhushi

Item: 001

Ballot: E50.04 (21-04)

Status: Will Reballot Item

Item: 003

Ballot: E50 (22-07)

Status: Withdrawn From Balloting

Item: 001

Ballot: E50 (22-13)

Status: Negative Votes Need Resolution