Tag: dupont

Anatomy of failed government: Another look at the DuPont settlement debacle

So much wailing and gnashing of teeth in Waynesboro over being shut out of the $50 million settlement with DuPont, and for what?

DuPont, state, feds announce $50 million settlement over mercury release

A proposed $50 million settlement will resolve claims stemming from the release of mercury from the former DuPont facility in Waynesboro.

Western Washington University professor completes study of mercury contamination in South River

The South River flows along the western foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains, coiling its way across farmlands and through small towns, marching north to join first the Shenandoah and then the Potomac before eventually emptying into the Chesapeake Bay.

Jessie Ball duPont Fund awards grant to Washington and Lee University

Washington and Lee University received a grant from the Jessie Ball duPont Fund that will help support a new initiative at W&L to enhance and expand community engagement and service-learning (CE/SL) in the Rockbridge County area.