2010/11 – Quakers Hill (New South Wales) – PFPeA, PFHxA, PFOA, PFBS

Concentrations of PFOS, PFOA and other perfluorinated alkyl acids in Australian drinking water

Jack Thompson a,⇑, Geoff Eaglesham b, Jochen Mueller a The University of Queensland, National Research Center for Environmental Toxicology (Entox) 39 Kessels Rd., Coopers Plains, QLD. 4108, Australia b Queensland Health and Forensic Scientific Services (QHFSS), Organics Section 39 Kessels Rd., Coopers Plains, QLD. 4108, Australia

2010: Quakers Hill: New South Wales

PFPeA: 2.24ng/L

PFHxA: 0.77ng/L

PFOA: 1ng/L

PFBS: 0.84ng/L

2011 Quakers Hill – New South Wales

Blacktown, Quakers Hill and North Richmond that all had relatively high ΣPFAAs concentrations,up to 36 ngL-1 in North Richmond.

p31: Health Stream WATER QUALITY RESEARCH AUSTRALIA September 2011