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Posted on: November 7, 2018

CFPUA to Hold Final Community Meeting, Receives New 1,4 Dioxane Results

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CFPUA to Hold Final Community Meeting on PFAS Treatment
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Tomorrow evening, starting at 5:00 pm, at Cape Fear Community College’s North Campus, CFPUA will hold its final community meeting on PFAS and the Sweeney Water Treatment...

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Posted on: October 31, 2018

CFPUA Begins Process to Reduce PFAS Levels in Drinking Water

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CFPUA Begins Process to Reduce PFAS Levels in Drinking Water

This week, staff from Calgon Carbon are on-site at the Sweeney Water Treatment Plan to begin replacing existing carbon filter media in the Plant. The goal of this work is to reduce levels of PFAS...

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Posted on: October 19, 2018

GenX Levels Remain Constant Throughout Hurricane Florence

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CFPUA has received results from water samples taken at the Sweeney Water Treatment Plant during and after Hurricane Florence. As can depicted in the table below, levels of the chemical GenX remained consistent with levels seen before the storm made landfa...

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Posted on: June 21, 2018

CFPUA Statement on Recently Released DHHS Report

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CFPUA Statement on Recently Released DHHS Report

Yesterday afternoon, the Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR), a unit within the United States Department of Health and Human Services, released an updated Draft Toxicological Profile f...

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