RAAF Base Richmond PFAS Investigation
Summary of the Investigation
In November 2018, Defence completed a detailed environmental investigation into the presence of per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) on and in the vicinity of RAAF Base Richmond.
All findings of the investigation are available on the publications page
, including detailed reports and factsheets.
Defence is using the findings of the investigation to develop a PFAS Management Area Plan. This plan will inform the activities Defence will undertake to manage, monitor and reduce the risks of PFAS exposure on, and around, the Base.