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Dane County sues foam makers over PFAS pollution

May. 03, 2022 15:22 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Dane County officials are suing dozens of firefighting foam manufacturers alleging their products contaminated the area around the county' airport. The Wisconsin State Journal reported Tuesday that the county is seeking unspecified damages from dozens of...

3M joins others in suspending Russian business operations

Mar. 10, 2022 08:33 AM EST

MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) — 3M is joining the growing list of multinational companies that have suspended business operations in Russia following its invasion of Ukraine. The Maplewood-based company has a corporate office in Moscow and two production plants in the country. ...

Lawsuit says faulty equipment killed California firefighters

Feb. 19, 2022 13:03 PM EST

PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — The families of two California firefighters killed in a 2020 blaze are suing several makers of life-saving equipment for negligence, alleging the devices were defective and caused their loved ones' deaths, the Sacramento Bee reported. Porterville Fire...