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EPA unveils strategy to regulate toxic ‘forever chemicals’

The Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.

State to host community session about PFAS/GenX at Chemours’ Fayetteville Works facility

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality says it will host a community information session next month about current actions to prevent and remediate PFAS contamination at the Chemours Fayetteville Works Facility.

State: Chemours faces more than $300K in penalties due to violations

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Air Quality says Chemours faces more than $305,000 in penalties for exceeding the facility wide GenX annual air emissions limit.

Chemous issued Notice of Violation over GenX air emissions

The NC Department of Environmental Quality’s Division of Air Quality issued a Notice of Violation to Chemours for exceeding the facility wide GenX annual air emissions limit.

Attorney General ‘optimistic’ New Hanover Co. will benefit from $26B opioid agreement

Attorney General Josh Stein paid a visit to the Port City on Tuesday, taking time to discuss some pressing issues.

Brunswick County Chairman responds to water rate questions

"We have every intention of holding Chemours and DuPont responsible for the millions of dollars we are spending on reverse osmosis—that’s why we entered into a joint lawsuit with other utilities to seek monetary damages," Thompson says.

NCDEQ: Chemours fined nearly $200,000 for violations

The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality has fined Chemours nearly $200,000 for violations.

CFPUA: Chemours failing to meet obligations to reduce PFAS loading in Cape Fear River

CFPUA has expressed concerns to state regulators “about the apparent ineffectiveness of measures Chemours has taken so far to reduce the mass loading of its PFAS into the Cape Fear River.”

DuPont, Chemours, Corteva reach $4B settlement on ‘forever chemicals’ lawsuits

DuPont, Chemours and Corteva announced on Friday an agreement worth $4 billion to settle lawsuits involving the use of per-and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS).

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