TITLE

DuPont faces PFOA class action

AUTHOR(S)
Cozier, Muriel
PUB. DATE
May 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/1/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a class-action lawsuit relating to the disclosure of information on the health effects of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) filed against DuPont as of May 2006. Attorney Kim Baer, who represents a number of plaintiffs in Iowa, said that the class certification hearing should be held by the end of 2006. The plaintiffs accuse DuPont of failing to forewarn people about health risks associated with PFOA.
ACCESSION #
20864687

 

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