Dupont Settles Toxic Chemical Water Contamination Lawsuit that Affected Six Water Districts

The chemical company, DuPont, manufactures products in its Washington Works plant in Parkersburg, West Virginia. For years, DuPont allowed large amounts of C8 from its plant to contaminate the air, groundwater and landfills in the area resulting in contamination of drinking water in six water districts in Ohio and West Virginia. In 1984, an employee […]