Nemours & Co. will lower the limit of FOA in drinking water for people
who live near DuPontís Washington Works facility in Parkersburg, W.Va.
Under the new order, DuPont will offer connection to a public water
system, treatment, or temporary bottled water to people on public or
private water systems if the level of PFOA detected in drinking water is
equal to or greater than 0.40 parts per billion. The following documents
provide information on this agreement.
∑ 2009 Consent Order
(15 pp, 585 Kb)
∑ Fact Sheet: DuPont
Agrees to Lower Limit of PFOA in Drinking Water, March 2009