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AN ACT concerning safety.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Environmental Protection Act is amended by
adding Section 22.62 as follows:
(415 ILCS 5/22.62 new)
(a) In this Section:
"Incineration" includes, but is not limited to, burning,
combustion, pyrolysis, gasification, thermal oxidation,
including flameless and regenerative, or the use of an acid
recovery furnace or oxidizer, ore roaster, cement kiln,
lightweight aggregate kiln, industrial furnace, boiler, or
"Perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances" or "PFAS"
means a class of fluorinated organic chemicals containing at
least one fully fluorinated carbon atom.
(b) The disposal by incineration of any perfluoroalkyl and
polyfluoroalkyl substance, including, but not limited to,
aqueous film forming foam, is prohibited in Illinois. The
Agency may adopt any rules or regulations it deems necessary
in order to carry out the provisions of this Section.