Judge Wants Expert's Take In NJ Landfill Odor Battle

Law360, New York (January 10, 2013, 9:21 PM EST) -- A judge on Thursday tapped an independent environmental expert to examine the health impacts of reported odors from a Roxbury, N.J. landfill, whose owner has been battling a putative class action brought by residents and state efforts to halt operations at the 102-acre property.

Morris County Superior Court Judge Deanne M. Wilson, who previously blocked the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection from stopping work at the Fenimore Landfill, decided to have John Trela of TRC Companies Inc. evaluate possible health effects from the odors that...
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