Aid-Ox Maker Wins Challenge To Product Delisting

Law360, New York (April 27, 2010, 2:38 PM EDT) -- Hercules Chemical Co. has won an appellate challenge to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection's decisions to delist its product Aid-Ox as an approved septic system additive.

Friday's ruling, in the Massachusetts Appeals Court, agreed with the company's contention that the department's decisions, made without providing an adjudicatory hearing, must be set aside as contrary to law.

The ruling reversed the Massachusetts Superior Court's judgment in the case, directed the entry of a new judgment vacating the department's decisions to delist the product and remanded the...
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