Bianca Valencia, J.D. is an Associate in the Labor and Employment Practice Group in Haynes Boone's Orange County office. Her practice focuses on employment litigation, advice and counsel, and internal Cal/OSHA compliance.
PFAS concentrations, which do not break down easily in the body, tend to increase rather than diminish over time. In light of these concerns and the prevalence of PFAS in consumer products like food packaging, many state and local governments, as well as public interest organizations, have begun enacting or promoting legislation that would regulate the implementation of PFAS in consumer products.