SC Agency Settles CERCLA Suit With Steel Cos.

Law360, New York (July 10, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has asked a federal judge to sign off on a final settlement with a group of steel and chemical companies that have agreed to pay $350,000 toward remediation costs at a former fertilizer manufacturing facility.

In a motion for approval filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the District of South Carolina, DHEC told the court that the settlement properly resolved disputes between the parties; was fair, reasonable and within the public interest; and was consistent...
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