Today, Keep Your Promises advisor Harold Bock issued a statement on behalf of the campaign applauding the jury’s verdict in favor of plaintiff David Freeman in the third DuPont C-8 bellwether trial, including a compensatory award of $5.1 million and punitive damages. There will be additional testimony before the jury awards a dollar amount for… 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

February 25, 2016 | From staff report A group critical of DuPont’s spinoff of the Chemours Co. and its pending merger with Dow Chemical said DuPont is downplaying what it calls a $190 million indemnification shielding the directors and officers of Chemours over the C8 liabilities. Keep Your Promises DuPont said Chemour’s Wednesday, during a conference… Read More

PARKERSBURG, WV – In its 3Q earnings call this morning, Dupont failed to address serious issues regarding the company’s C-8 liabilities in the mid-Ohio Valley and other substantial environmental risks. According to Bloomberg, the C-8 liabilities alone could cost the company US$5b. The liabilities transferred to Chemours in July are connected to its Parkersburg, WV plant and… Read More

This letter was sent from Dr. Brooks on behalf of Keep Your Promises to local authorities in communities bordering the Ohio River in West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky this week to inform them of the latest science indicating that C-8 poses a significant public health risk to their communities.   To Whom It May Concern, My name… Read More