DuPont faces PFOA class action

Cozier, Muriel
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/1/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 17, p37
Trade Publication
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.


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