3M said that the plaintiffs could not support a negligence claim because it had no way of knowing. Read more
Researchers developed the new way of tracing the chemicals by replacing a single fluorine atom in the compounds with fluorine-18. Read more
Residents of North Bennington and Bennington, Vermont, have filed a class action lawsuit against Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp. Read more
The lawsuit in a federal court against 3M and others over chemical pollution of the Tennessee River near Decatur, Alabama, will proceed. Read more
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 Water Works and Sewer Board of Gadsden, Ala., has filed a lawsuit against carpet and textile companies, and their chemical suppliers. Read more
Ten years ago, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sued DuPont for contaminating the Ohio River with PFOA. Read more
The most common route of PFC exposure is through consuming PFC-contaminated drinking water. Read more
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