North Carolina News: State officials require Chemours to provide permanent drinking water and pay $12 million penalty

22Nov - by Editor - 0 - In STL.News



DEQ will seek public comments on proposed consent order

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina State environmental officials announced the publication of a proposed consent (PDF) order between the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ), Cape Fear River Watch and Chemours.  The proposed consent order is a comprehensive resolution regarding per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination originating from Chemours’ Fayetteville Works facility.  It requires Chemours to dramatically reduce GenX air emissions, provide permanent replacement drinking water supplies and pay a civil penalty to DEQ.

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