Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) are a group of man-made organic chemicals with no known taste or smell. They belong to a broad family of man-made organic chemicals called chlorinated hydrocarbons. Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) have historically been used for a wide array of commercial purposes and are still present in some legacy devices today.
The Florida Department of Environmental Protection is the state’s lead agency for environmental management and stewardship – protecting our air, water and land. The vision of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection is to create strong community partnerships, safeguard Florida’s natural resources and enhance its ecosystems.Learn More