PFAS Water Contamination Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Kleenex Factory Manufacturer

Source:, March 21, 2024
By: Irvin Jackson

A group of Connecticut citizens have filed a class action lawsuit against the makers of Kleenex, claiming a factory in that state caused toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) to contaminated their water supply, increasing the risk of cancer and other health problems.

The complaint (PDF) was filed by Bethany DePaul, Arlene Quaranta and Meredith Quaranta late last month in Connecticut federal court, seeking damages from Kimberly-Clark Corporation, the manufacturer of Kleenex products, as the defendant. Read more.

Find a Broker or Underwriter

Search by product, location or name

Please Update Your Browser

Unfortunately Microsoft is no longer providing support or security fixes for your web browser. RT Specialty values the safety and security of its clients’ data, and as such this site requires the use of a modern web browser. To update your web browser, please see the links below. If you have any questions or would like additional information, please email or call (312) 784-6001.

Firefox Firefox Chrome Chrome IE Internet Explorer Edge Microsoft Edge