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Netherlands government explores legal options against 3M over chemical pollution

Claims factory seeped contaminated groundwater into river

December 13, 2022  By Ground Water Canada

The Netherlands – Legal options are being explored by the Netherlands government against chemical company 3M over pollution in the Scheldt River’s Dutch side. A Bloomberg report suggests 3M’s factory in Antwerp, Belgium seeped contaminated groundwater into the river. The government is investigating the chemical company’s Antwerp operations and PFAS contamination discovered in the Dutch province of Zeeland. BNN Bloomberg report | READ MORE

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