GenX – Cape Fear Regional Reports & Resources

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GENX - A TOXIC YEAR - A ONE HOUR REPORT. (Dec. 15, 2017) Listen Here.

MOST RECENT WHQR COVERAGE:

Consent Order is a First Step (Dec. 13, 2018)

CFPUA Responds To EPA Draft Toxicity Report (Dec. 7, 2018)

GenX: DEQ Explains Consent Order (Nov. 29, 2018)

Busy November On The GenX/Water Front (Nov. 26, 2018)

GenX: Exposure Study Blood Results Released (Nov. 14, 2018)

CFPUA To Vote On Large Expansion (Oct. 7, 2018) 

GenX: Emily Donovan Addresses Congress On Cape Fear Water Issues (Sept. 6, 2018)

Chemours Holds First Open Meeting (June 12, 2018)

CoastLine: GenX And The Water One Year Later (June 7, 2018)

Chemours Opens Its Doors (May 31, 2018) 

GenX: Two Studies Show Growth Of Contaminated Water Areas (April 23, 2018)

GenX: Tap Water Results From Chemical Testing Unveiled in Wilmington (April 17, 2018)

GenX: City Council Backs CFPUA Demands Of DEQ (March 7, 2018)

GenX: Chemours Neighbors Demand Answers (Feb. 2, 2018) 

What's In The Water - 1,4-Dioxane (Jan. 29, 2018)

Special Report: GenX - A Toxic Year (Dec. 15, 2017)

GenX: The Water Heater Blues (Oct. 30, 2017)

HB 56 Into Law, But What Of Gov. Cooper's Proposal (Oct. 5, 2017)

RESOURCES:

Clean Cape Fear - alliance of established advocacy groups, working together to restore and protect the water

Environmental Working Group – National Tap Water Database

Environmental Protection Agency – Unregulated Drinking Water Contaminants

EPA - Monitoring the Occurrence of Unregulated Drinking Water Contaminants

N.C. Department of Environmental Quality - GenX Sampling Sites

N.C. Department of Environmental Quality Investigation Page – Updates on Testing and the DEQ Investigation

Cape Fear Public Utility Authority – Web Page with Daily Updates from the CFPUA

Cape Fear Public Utility Authority – Water Quality and Water Quality Database

City of Wilmington - Water Information Page 

Cape Fear River Watch – Updates on the River

Facebook - Wilmington's Stop Gen-X In Our Water

 

Chemours Company Statement - Voluntary Actions to Respond to North Carolina Community

HELP & SUPPORT:

BACKGROUND:

GenX Pollution Questions Multiply – North Carolina Health News

Toxin taints CFPUA drinking water - StarNews 

On US Rivers, Teflon's Old Cancer Ties Are Stoking New Fears – Bloomberg News

GenX: What We Don't Know – WHQR News

Where Does Bottled Water Come From – StarNews

GenX: A Question of Chemistry – WHQR News 

Full WHQR News Coverage of GenX – WHQR News