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Chemours: Permit suspension, revocation ‘unwarranted’

A day after the state announced plans to revoke Chemours' permit to discharge process wastewater from its Fayetteville Works plant, the company says it disagrees with the move.
The sign at the Chemours facility near Fayetteville (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna/WWAY)
1 day ago
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State moves to revoke Chemours’ permit to discharge processed wastewater

DEQ is moving to revoke Chemours’ permit to discharge process wastewater because the company failed to comply with its permit and failed to report an October spill.
1 week ago
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CAPE FEAR HISTORY & MYSTERIES: Cape Fear River

The Cape Fear River has been an integral part of our area for hundreds of years, but why did people fear the river at one point?
1 week ago
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Fishing and oyster reef habitat being enhanced in the Cape Fear River

Construction recently began on an artificial reef meant to enhance recreational fishing and create oyster reef habitat near Carolina Beach State Park.
The sign at the Chemours facility near Fayetteville (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna/WWAY)
3 weeks ago
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State won’t suspend Chemours’ discharge permit

The N.C. DEQ says Chemours is living up to the state's demands to stop releasing flourinated compounds into the Cape Fear River.
4 weeks ago
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New lawsuit alleges medical conditions as a result of GenX contamination

A new class action lawsuit has come down on DuPont and Chemours as a result of the GenX contamination of the Cape Fear River.
Cape Fear River
1 month ago
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CFPUA files lawsuit against Chemours and Dupont

CFPUA announced Monday afternoon that they filed a complaint in federal district court against Chemours and Dupont.
1 month ago
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Search resumes for Cape Fear River jumper

Witnesses say the man was attempting to take his life. A spokeswoman with Wilmington Police says the man was overheard saying he did not want to live.
1 month ago
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Police: Man jumped in river to take his own life

Police say it was an attempted suicide and they have yet to find the man.
1 month ago
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Senate Select Committee discusses GenX

North Carolina's Senate Select Committee held a meeting Tuesday afternoon regarding river water quality in our state, specifically GenX and what is being done to understand the compound and it's impact on the Cape Fear River.