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Wells polluted with PFAS found 18 miles from Chemours chemical plant

A well in the Bayfield subdivision on the outskirts of Fayetteville has tested positive for one type of forever chemical known as PMPA. At least two other nearby wells are also tainted, and more well testing is coming. Chemours is providing bottled water to the homes – and filtration systems at some point – as required by a consent order. More:

Wells polluted with PFAS found 18 miles from Chemours chemical plant  –  NC Health News
Army Vet, Conservative Joins Battle on Environmental Pollution  –  NC Health News
Basic Information on PFAS  –  PFA

Enforcement measures

Chemours Consent Order  –  NC Department of Eenvironmental Quality
DEQ issues Notice of Violation to Chemours for improper waste disposal  –  NC DEQ
RELEASE: DAQ Issues Notice of Violation to Chemours  –  NC DEQ
North Carolina fines Chemours $200,000 more for failing to stop PFAS pollution  –  NC Health NewsA well in the Bayfield subdivision on the outskirts of Fayetteville has tested positive for one type of forever chemical known as PMPA. At least two other nearby wells are also tainted, and more well testing is coming. Chemours is providing bottled water to the homes – and filtration systems at some point – as required by a consent order. More:

Wells polluted with PFAS found 18 miles from Chemours chemical plant  –  NC Health News
Army Vet, Conservative Joins Battle on Environmental Pollution  –  NC Health News
Basic Information on PFAS  –  PFA

Enforcement measures

Chemours Consent Order  –  NC Department of Eenvironmental Quality
DEQ issues Notice of Violation to Chemours for improper waste disposal  –  NC DEQ
RELEASE: DAQ Issues Notice of Violation to Chemours  –  NC DEQ
North Carolina fines Chemours $200,000 more for failing to stop PFAS pollution  –  NC Health News

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