Parkersburg News & Sentinel – October 11, 2016 A federal judge in Columbus, Ohio, has ruled DuPont must supply documents related to C8 pollution in the Netherlands in the damage cases being litigated in U.S. District Court. More than 3,500 lawsuits have been filed alleging adverse health impacts from the use of the material to… Read More

DUPONT PLANT ACCUSED OF RELEASING MORE TOXINS INTO RESIDENTIAL AREA Posted on Jul 20, 2016 by Janene Pieters The DuPont Teflon plant in Dordrecht is releasing a carcinogenic substance over residential neighborhoods of Dordrecht and Sliedrecht that threatens the health of nearby residents and workers in the plant, toxicologists said to the Volkskrant. The substance… Read More

Search for toxic waste in Dutch Poison District This page has been roughly translated from Dutch. Click the link above for the original text.   Dordrecht eight hundred families from the Merwede polder living atop an old landfill where DuPont C8 possible toxic waste from its factory teflon left. The city of Dordrecht begin this week… Read More

Residents furious at Chem Ours information evening  This page has been roughly translated from Dutch. Click the link above for the original text. DORDRECHT Emotions run high during the information evening, yesterday, about DuPont / Chem Ours and PFOA emissions. People living near the plant may ask questions to director Erik Meijer, but the answers they… Read More

KYPD want to know where PFOA- (residual) waste has been This page has been roughly translated from Dutch. Click the link above for the original text. May 11, 2016   DORDRECHT / SLIEDRECHT – The action group Keep Your Promises DuPont (KYPD) requires short-term clarity on the matter PFOA (C8) from the chemical company Chem… Read More

TEFLON TOXIN CONTAMINATION HAS SPREAD THROUGHOUT THE WORLD Sharon Lerner Apr. 19 2016, 10:32 a.m. IN RECENT MONTHS, PFOA, the perfluorinated chemical formerly used to make Teflon, has been making news again. Also known as C8, because of its eight-carbon molecule, PFOA has been found in drinking water in Hoosick Falls, New York; Bennington, Vermont; Flint,… Read More

“C8, it’s their mess!” This page has been roughly translated from Dutch. Click the link above for the original text. DORDRECHTThe meeting about DuPont and the toxic substance C8 Tuesday night brought little clarity. ,, We are all concerned people, ” one man expressed his frustration with the lack of information. Ingrid de Groot 06-04-16,… Read More

Dutch Blood Testing Takes DuPont Teflon Safety Scare to Europe April 11, 2016 — 12:00 AM EDT Elco Van Groningen, Tiffany Kary, Jack Kaskey   Hundreds of residents in the Dutch city of Dordrecht have signaled an interest in getting their blood tested for a chemical used at a former DuPont Co. factory, harking back to a… Read More

DAMNING BLOOD TEST RESULTS FOR DUPONT PLANT NEIGHBORS Posted on Apr 7, 2016 by Janene Pieters   The first blood tests on two people living near the DuPont factory in Dordrecht showed that the concentration of toxic chemical C8 in their blood is much higher than the government expected, newspaper AD, who had the blood tests done,… Read More