DuPont Loses Fungicide Verdict

By Doreen Hemlock – Sun-Sentinel

Dec 2006

“A South Florida jury has ordered chemical maker E.I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co. to pay $10 million in damages to a U.S.-owned Ecuadorian shrimp farm, after it found that runoff of DuPont fungicide Benlate and other chemicals had hurt shrimp production.”