Hamptons Tainted Water Lawsuit Adds to Slew of 3M Complaints

A stone’s throw from the white sand beaches and posh mansions of one of America’s wealthiest ZIP codes sits a community that homeowners say has been poisoned by polluted drinking water. Fifteen people in a middle-income neighborhood near an airport in Southampton, New York — seaside playground of the rich and famous — are suing 3M Co. and other makers of a chemical called PFOS that went into a foam used to fight fires on the tarmac.

Source: Bloomberg


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