Taconic Plastics’ pollution controls removing PFOA

PETERSBURGH, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Test results from Taconic Plastics in Petersburgh are in and the DEC says the company’s pollution controls are removing PFOA emissions.

Taconic was ordered to conduct the testing back in December. They presented their findings at a meeting Tuesday night.

The plant is among those in several communities blamed for PFOA water contamination, forcing many to turn to bottled water.

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