Bloomberg Law
March 15, 2023, 9:36 PM

DuPont de Nemours Sues EPA Over Order Seeking PFAS Data

Pat Rizzuto
Pat Rizzuto

A federal appeals court has ordered the EPA to provide a record documenting its decision to order DuPont de Nemours Inc. to provide toxicity information about the so-called GenX chemicals.

The US Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit issued the order on Tuesday to address a petition DuPont de Nemours filed on March 9 challenging a test order the Environmental Protection Agency issued in January.

The EPA’s order required the 3M Co., Chemours Co. FC LLC, Dupont de Nemours Inc., and E I Du Pont de Nemours and Co. to submit the results from multiple toxicity studies on hexafluoropropylene ...