Honeywell's Botched Cleanup Endangered Public, Suit Says

Law360, New York (April 4, 2013, 1:43 PM EDT) -- An environmental group and more than 50 upstate New York residents are accusing Honeywell International Inc. of botching a government-mandated water pollution cleanup and exposing the public to dangerous chemicals, according to a suit removed to federal court on Wednesday.

Shortly after Honeywell began removing contaminated sediments in July from the Onondaga Lake Superfund site outside of Syracuse, N.Y., dozens of residents suffered from severe headaches, nausea and nasal burning, according to the complaint. Subsequent air monitoring devices confirmed the presence of several dangerous chemicals in...
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