Chemours to stop fluoropolymer byproduct wastewater disposal in US

Wilmington, Delaware – The Chemours Co. has announced that it is voluntarily stopping the disposal of wastewater that contains byproduct GenX, generated from fluoromonomers production at its manufacturing plant in Fayetteville, North Carolina.

The announcement came in response to local media reports earlier in May claiming traces of GenX had been found in the local Cape Fear River and North Carolina drinking water.

“Trace GenX amounts in the Cape Fear River to date have been well below the health screening level announced by the North Carolina Department…

To read more,please login or register below.

This is the first step to more free
content, user offers, subscriptions
and more.
Log in here using the Email Address
and Password you signed up with