Massive Superfund Deal Calls For $29M Cleanup

Law360, New York (October 30, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. government and the state of Connecticut have struck three settlement deals related to a Superfund site, one of which calls for more than 50 potentially responsible parties, including Shell Chemicals LP, BASF Corp. and Kraft Foods Global Inc., to do about $29 million in cleanup work at the site, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

The deals are memorialized in proposed consent decrees that were filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut on Thursday. The consent decrees are subject...
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