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H2Go holds special meeting, pro-RO commissioners absent

H2Go commissioners met again this week in a special meeting.

GenX in food? High levels of contamination found in farmer’s honey

A panel of experts is trying to get answers when it comes to GenX and how it is affecting you and your family.

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.
The sign at the Chemours facility near Fayetteville (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna/WWAY)video

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.
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.

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.

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.
The sign at the Chemours facility near Fayetteville (Photo: Jenna Kurzyna/WWAY)

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.

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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