Perfluorinated Chemicals (PFCs) Found in AFA Groundwater
Black Forest’s Air Force Academy neighbor has discovered toxic chemicals in their groundwater. The chemicals, known as PFCs, are firefighting foam substances that also contaminated water in Security, Widefield, and Fountain.
We called the El Paso County Public Health Department for information of interest to Black Forest residents who may be concerned about their well water. Aaron Doussett, the Water Quality manager, provided the following information:
For more information, call the El Paso County Health Department at (719) 518-3131 or read Perfluorinated Compounds (PFCs) in Fountain, Widefield, Security for more information.