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“We are seeking the truth about C8”
Residents who live near the plant, welcomed the research. ,, We are seeking the truth about C8, ” says Hans van der Merwede Lock neighborhood committee Polder. ,, Nothing should be swept under the carpet. The landfill was in the past, wild west. There is a lot weggekieperd. ” Groundwater The project is part of a nationwide investigation of perfluorinated compounds in the Dutch groundwater. Harmful and very persistent and can seep into drinking water sources or surface water. Researchers from Witteveen + Bos Consultancy TTE and Arcadis to know the nature and extent of the pollution.Among others, the Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment and RIVM participate. Dordrecht has chosen to kick off because of all the turmoil surrounding the DuPont plant and C8, says Arne Alphenaar TTE Consultants.