Ford, Others Strike Deal Over NJ Superfund Cleanup

Law360, New York (October 16, 2009, 1:22 PM EDT) -- Ford Motor Co. and several industrial manufacturers have agreed with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on how to proceed with remediation of contaminated water and soil at a hazardous waste site in New Jersey under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act.

The EPA filed a consent decree in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New Jersey on Thursday detailing how companies that allegedly disposed hazardous waste at the Evor Phillips Leasing Superfund site in Middlesex County, N.J., during the 1970s and...
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