Raytheon Sued Over TCE Cleanup Costs At Ind. Site

Law360, New York (April 12, 2010, 2:18 PM EDT) -- Memcor-Truohm Inc. has filed a suit against Raytheon Co., seeking to force the defense giant to cover the cost of cleaning up a Huntington, Ind., manufacturing facility contaminated with trichloroethylene.

The facility has changed hands several times since the 1980s, but Memcor claims that a Raytheon subsidiary is liable for the cleanup, according to a complaint filed Friday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Indiana.

Memcor-Truohm, a manufacturing company based in Huntington, purchased the property from E-Systems Inc. in 1986, the suit...
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