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DuPont, Chemours, Corteva Reach a $110 Million ‘Forever Chemicals’ Settlement in Ohio

Chemours, Dupont De Nemours and Corteva have reached a settlement agreement with the U.S. state of Ohio for $110 million to resolve claims associated with toxic “forever chemicals”, the companies said on Wednesday.

Chemours said it would be responsible for half of the settlement costs, while DuPont would provide about $39 million.

The agreement resolves Ohio’s claims relating to the release of per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, from the companies’ facilities, including the Washington Works facility located along the Ohio-West Virginia border, Chemours said in a statement.

Read the source article at U.S. News

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