DuPont said in a statement that it had stopped using C-8 in operations at the West Virginia plant more than a decade ago. Read more
The MDL involving DuPont’s PFOA dumping consists of approximately 3,500 individual cases. Read more
Many types of PFCs are carcinogenic or otherwise toxic if consumed, and can cause a wide range of health problems. Read more
The Plaintiffs accuse DuPont of sickening residents through decades of releasing perfluorooctanoic acid. Read more
Ten years ago, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sued DuPont for contaminating the Ohio River with PFOA. Read more
The jury awarded Mr. Hood $6.7 million in compensatory damages and $1.5 million in punitive damages against DuPont for failing to warn about the dangers of benzene in its products. Read more
The Wise lawsuit, filed in November 2014, alleged that DuPont failed to inspect, repair and maintain “faulty and defective equipment” and said its review of state records show the plant was... Read more
The U.S. Chemical Safety Board, the federal agency that investigates chemical accidents, has sent a team to a Houston-area industrial plant where a chemical leak killed four people. The 7-me... Read more
According to correspondence between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and DuPont, the manufacture of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) recently came to a halt – two years ahead of t... Read more
Monsanto, the world’s largest seed company, has won a $1 billion victory over DuPont, its archrival, in a lawsuit concerning patents in the agricultural seed market. The victory, which dealt... Read more
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