UN Researchers Say Chemours Disregarded Human Rights When Dumping Waste into Water Supply

A group of independent researchers appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Council has accused Chemours of disregarding human rights for contamination of the water supply from the Cape Fear River. In a series of letters sent to leaders of Chemours and its parent company, DuPont, the group said it was alarmed by “the company’s blatant disregard for human rights and environmental protections.” Chemours has admitted to dumping forever chemicals, also known as PFAS, into the Cape Fear River for years, contaminating the drinking water supply for hundreds of thousands of people. Click HERE to read more.