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Test samples show another spike in GenX levels at Chemours

CFPUA: We cannot rely on Chemours to control discharges from its site.
The sign at the Chemours facility near Fayetteville (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna/WWAY)

Chemours reports 2 more spills at Fayetteville Works

On two occasions during the past month, Chemours has spilled wastewater it believed contained GenX at its Fayetteville Works plant, according to letters from the company to environmental regulators.
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State House approves funding for DEQ to research GenX, other studies as well

The funding timeline is in jeopardy if the State Senate does not vote on the bill. The Senate leaders says he does not plan to bring it up.

Elevated levels of GenX found in 30 more private wells

The state has ordered Chemours to provide bottled water to 30 more well owners near the company’s Fayetteville Works facility after the latest results from the company’s expanded private well sampling showed concentrations of GenX above the state’s provisional health goal.
NCDEQ crews take water samples from residential wells near the Chemours plant on Sept. 15, 2017. (Photo: Kirsten Gutierrez/WWAY)

State holding information session on private well sampling near Chemours

The state is holding its third community information session to answer questions about drinking water well results from the sampling conducted near Chemours' Fayetteville Works facility in Bladen County.
The sign at the Chemours facility near Fayetteville (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna/WWAY)video

Data reveals another spike in GenX levels at Chemours

Preliminary water quality data shows another spike in the levels of GenX in Chemours' wastewater discharge, according to the NC Department of Environmental Quality.
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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)

Chemours cited for failing to report chemical spill

The state has cited Chemours for failing to report an October 6 spill at its Fayetteville Works facility.
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State taking action after unreported spill at Chemours, GenX levels hit 3,700 parts per...

An unreported spill at Chemours led to levels of GenX peaking at 3,700 parts per trillion, a far cry from the 140 parts per trillion established health standard.

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