Environmental Protection Agency Announces New Gen X Advisories

(from EPA & Senator deViere’s office) The EPA has issued LIFETIME Drinking Water Health Advisories for four PFAS Chemicals. The agency establishes new health advisories for GenX and PFBS. The order requires Chemours to provide whole house filtration for private drinking water wells with Gen-X concentrations that fall within the new health advisory The DepartmentContinue reading “Environmental Protection Agency Announces New Gen X Advisories”

Lee County Economic Development Win

Lee County announced a new economic win for the county and city. Service Offsite Solution is a Raleigh company that will build a new facility in Lee County. What does Service Offsite Solutions produce?SOS produces factory built framing components for home builders. The SOS products reduces the framing time for new construction from estimated 12Continue reading “Lee County Economic Development Win”

GenX Public Information Meeting November 16, 2021

Public information session on November 16 about PFAS/GenX DEQ will host a community information session remotely via teleconference Tuesday, November 16, about current actions to prevent and remediate PFAS contamination at the Chemours Fayetteville Works Facility. The public is invited to participate by phone or online. Topics will include updates from DEQ’s air, water and wasteContinue reading “GenX Public Information Meeting November 16, 2021”

Press Release from NC Dept. of Environmental Quality Regarding GenX

DEQ expands actions required by Chemours to address GenX/PFAS contamination DEQ RALEIGH – The North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) is taking two actions requiring Chemours to address GenX and PFAS contamination originating from the Fayetteville Works Facility and affecting private well owners.First, Chemours must assess the extent of contamination in downstream communities toContinue reading “Press Release from NC Dept. of Environmental Quality Regarding GenX”