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19 hours ago
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DEQ investigating air emissions leak at Chemours

The state is investigating reports of an air emissions leak at Chemours’ Fayetteville facility and whether the leak constitutes a violation of the company’s air permit.
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2 days 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.
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4 days ago
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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.
1 week ago
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State taking action after unreported spill at Chemours, GenX levels hit 3,700 parts per trillion

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.
1 week ago
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Tests show elevated levels of GenX in Brunswick County

Latest test results of water samples taken from the Northwest Water Treatment Plant show levels of GenX double the established health goal, according to a news release from Brunswick County.
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3 weeks ago
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DEQ orders Chemours to divert more wastewater based on new EPA report

An EPA report released today identified flourinated compounds coming from manufacturing areas inside Chemours' Fayetteville Works Facility.
3 weeks ago
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NC lawmakers hear from researchers about GenX

On Thursday, the House Select Committee on North Carolina River Quality met at the General Assembly to hear directly from researchers and state officials dealing with the issue.
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4 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.
1 month ago
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Leader named for newly expanded state panel to address emerging chemicals

The state has selected who will chair the newly expanded state science panel that will examine a broad scope of potential impacts to  health and the environment from new or emerging chemicals.