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

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

July 19, 2016 PFOA, PFOS Likely Hazardous to Immune System: Scientists From Chemical Regulation Reporter® By Pat Rizzuto July 19 — Two chemicals that have made thousands of industrial and consumer products stick-, heat- and grease-resistant also are presumed to be hazardous to people’s immune systems, a scientific panel said July 19. A panel of… Read More

The ANF Letter references various pending and potential litigation and investigatory matters to which the Company is now, or may become, a
party, including the multi-district litigation (MDL) related to personal injury cases associated with exposure to PFOA (the “PFOA MDL”). … Read More

Dow-DuPont Could Be on Hook for Teflon Liabilities, Groups Say Jack Kaskey // Tiffany Kary July 15, 2016 — 4:38 PM EDT Damages may reach $1.9 billion for claims on chemical PFOA Letter follows Chemours statement on its ‘legal defenses’ DuPont Co. and Dow Chemical Co. must tell shareholders before next week’s merger vote that they may face… 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

DuPont Will Be Back in Court Sooner Than Most Chemours Investors Know JUL 15, 2016 @ 01:02 PM Max Frumes CONTRIBUTOR POST WRITTEN BY Chelsea Frankel Last week a major new jury verdict in the C-8 multi-district litigation against DuPont was issued. Ultimately, Chemours securities are up after the week’s events but dropped initially on… Read More

Yesterday, Keep Your Promises DuPont sent a letter to the boards of directors of DuPont and Dow Chemical regarding a number of inadequate or misleading disclosures in the companies’ joint merger proxy. The letter demands that the companies remedy the disclosure violations in the proxy and ensure that Dow and DuPont shareholders are provided the… Read More

DEC: High PFOA levels found at Hoosick Falls dump By Lindsay Nielsen Published: July 12, 2016, 4:31 pm Updated: July 12, 2016, 6:14 pm HOOSICK FALLS, N.Y. (NEWS10) – The DEC outlined their investigation into the sources of PFOA contamination in Hoosick Falls to NEWS10 ABC on Tuesday. DEC Officials say one water sample at monitoring… Read More