Fl keys news: Chemicals taint Biscayne Bay oysters. What FIU study says about our drinking water safety

The researchers did not sample water supplies for Islamorada or the Keys. Monroe County needs to follow up, stat. “Unlike more well-known contaminants, like lead, where one dose can cause immediate problems, PFAS builds up in the body over time and are linked to long-term impacts like birth defects or certain cancers.”