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Tampa Bay Water files ‘forever chemicals’ lawsuit against DuPont, 3M

The utility serves more than 2.5 million customers. A spokesperson said Tampa Bay Water has not detected dangerous levels of the chemicals in its supply but is taking an 'initial step’ amid evolving science.
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Rural utilities sue 3M, DuPont over PFAS well contamination

Rural water utilities are accusing 3M Co., E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. and other companies of potentially contaminating groundwater wells with firefighting foam containing chemicals that take forever to degrade.

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3M says it will help communities contaminated by its chemicals

After years of chemical contamination concerns in North Alabama, 3M appears to be changing its approach on the cleanup of its chemicals.

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Ohio River regulators planning riverwide PFAS study

Twenty locations along the river including Pa. will be sampled for this group of "forever chemicals" associated with reproductive problems, liver, kidney and thyroid disease, and cancer.
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Who pays? PFAS lawsuits, legislation raise question of pollution liability

Wastewater utilities, whose facilities are a conduit for chemical pollution, object to Democratic proposals in Congress that could hold them liable for the cost of PFAS removal.

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NJ DEP’s PFAS directive to chemical companies will take ‘years’ to resolve

Nine months after ordering chemical cleanup, DEP says it's still in 'discussions and litigation.'

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3M will drill, test for PFAS contamination at Alabama school site

3M Co. said it will begin drilling and collecting deep-soil samples in Alabama as it searches for PFAS chemicals it dumped decades ago at a former landfill site that later became a middle school.

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3M starts testing at Brookhaven; residents say they’re still concerned

An independent contractor is going back to the Brookhaven site to test more soil and water.
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Michigan sues 17 chemical companies for PFAS contamination

"Companies … must be held accountable. Polluters must pay."

Justice

For a decade Alabama regulators asked top state doctor to identify PFAS human health risks

Newly discovered letters reveal their concerns about potential health risks from PFAS chemicals, a position they have not embraced publicly.

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Alabama school system prepares to sue over 3M contamination

A north Alabama school system has taken the first step to sue 3M Co. over claims that chemicals are leaking from a closed landfill that is on school system property.

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Alabama residents concerned about potential 3M chemical contamination

Some people in Lawrence County are voicing concerns about potential contamination near their homes.
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Alabama AG asks government to set PFAS chemical health standards

Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall is looking for answers.

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A Taking Action Investigation: What Lies Beneath?

Our investigative team has done extensive reporting of PFAS chemicals in the Tennessee River and drinking water in Lawrence County.

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Cottage Grove to build filtration plant for 3M pollution

Cottage Grove is cleaning up its water, and 3M is paying for it. The city announced Tuesday that it plans to build a $2 million station to filter water from the city's polluted wells.

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