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Chemours ordered to reduce air emissions to curb GenX contamination

The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality has issued a notice of violation to Chemours Fayetteville Works ordering the company to immediately take new measures to control additional sources of GenX.

Chemical that soiled North Carolina water found in West Virginia

The little-studied compound that was found in a North Carolina river last year has also been found in a well under a West Virginia Chemours facility.

North Carolina lawmakers unveil new GenX bill

A Senate committee has approved legislation in studying unregulated chemicals found in North Carolina rivers including GenX.

Neighbors frustrated fire off at Bladen County GenX forum

New test results are coming from what experts say. None of them talk about the affects of GenX though. That left many neighbors still concerned as they grow tired of having to live with the faucets turned off.
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Residents near Chemours plant frustrated over GenX samples

It's been months since Chemours went out to some homes in Bladen and Cumberland counties to test their well water for GenX. Now, some resident are frustrated with the results.

Test samples show another spike in GenX levels at Chemours

CFPUA: We cannot rely on Chemours to control discharges from its site.

CFPUA forms new department to focus on emerging contaminants

In light of the discovery of contaminants like GenX in the Cape Fear River, CFPUA is forming a new public and environmental policy department.

Chemours plans to offer filters to some homes near plant

The company that makes a compound that has been found in private wells near its North Carolina plant wants to install water filter systems at homes served by those wells.
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Brunswick County evaluating water treatment options, sets date for construction

Brunswick County is moving forward with a study of water treatment methods for different compounds and will begin work to put those water treatment plans in place by 2019.

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