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EPA announces landmark PFAS regulations to protect drinking water, impacting millions

Statement from Elaine Chiosso, Executive Director of Haw River Assembly To read more about Industrial Contaminants and PFAS, click HERE.

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Toxic chemical discharge threatens the safety of Pittsboro’s drinking water – published by WRAL, 9/25/23

Toxic chemical discharge threatens the safety of Pittsboro’s drinking water WRAL – 4–5 minutes ( https://www.wral.com/story/toxic-chemical-discharge-threatens-the-safety-of-pittsboro-s-drinking-water/21066790/ ) Burlington officials are investigating the source of an industrial chemical found in the Haw River. High levels of 1-4-dioxane, a probable carcinogen shown

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Groundbreaking PFAS Settlement: Our Thoughts

The Haw River watershed has seen decades of industrial pollutants from its legacy of textile production. Before the Clean Water Act was enacted in 1972, the Haw was a dumping ground for industrial wastes. The river notoriously flowed in whatever

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