May 4, 2018. Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Orrion Hill fishes at the William O Huske Dam. This is the dam closest to the Chemours plant.
The Chemours Company, a spin off from DuPont, manufactures many chemicals at its plant in Fayetteville, NC. One of these, commonly referred to as GenX, is part of the process of teflon manufacturing. Chemours has been accused of dumping large quantities of GenX into the Cape Fear River and polluting the water supply of city's down...more »