September 1, 2016 — From staff report , Parkersburg News and Sentinel A federal judge hearing the C8 liability cases ruled against DuPont’s objection to the trials scheduled in November and January. DuPont sought an 11-month hold on all trial activities by vacation of the two trials to replace two bellwhether cases that were settled. Chief… Read More

Millions Of Americans May Be Drinking Toxic Water, Harvard Study Finds  Alejandro Dávila Fragoso Climate Reporter at ThinkProgress The drinking water of some six million people across the country may have elevated levels of unregulated toxic chemicals widely used in the past in many household products — notably pans coated with Teflon — a Harvard-led study published Tuesday found.… Read More

Today, shareholders for DuPont and Dow Chemical voted their shares in favor of the companies’ joint merger proxy, representing a significant step towards the completion of the merger and raising significant questions about how DuPont’s unaccounted and unaccrued liabilities will be handled within the merged company. The brief meeting offered no clarity on the substantial… Read More

What Is The Action Network Fund And Why Are They Sending Letters To DuPont? 07/15/16 02:14 PM EDT E I Du Pont De Nemours and Co (NYSE: DD) has filed a form 8-K with the SEC disclosing that the company received a letter from the Action Network Fund (ANF) that discusses litigation regarding PFOA. PFOA… Read More

May 29, 2016 — Parkersburg News and Sentinel Chemours’ pledge to pay for the installation of filtration systems in Vienna is a step in the right direction that will protect thousands of residents from harmful C8 exposure. While we at Keep Your Promises DuPont recognize that fact, we must also recognize that there is still… Read More

May 26, 2016 — By JESS MANCINI VIENNA – A connection between the Parkersburg and Vienna water systems will be completed today, the mayor of Vienna said Wednesday. “That’s what they’re telling me,” Mayor Randy Rapp said. The linkage, while previously discussed, was prompted by the release last week of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s… Read More

May 24, 2016 — By Evan Bevins VIENNA – Schools, businesses and residents are adjusting to the “do-not-drink” advisory issued for city water last week after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency lowered its recommended lifetime exposure level to C8. A water distribution station for Vienna water customers in Boaz opened Monday, and Vienna Mayor Randy Rapp… Read More