US, NJ Seek Court OK For $100M Superfund Deal

Law360, New York (April 6, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The federal government and state of New Jersey have asked a court to approve a nearly $100 million settlement with nearly 300 companies, municipalities and federal agencies over the cleanup of the Combe Fill South Landfill Superfund site in Morris County, N.J., now that the public comment period is over.

In a motion filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the federal and state governments said that the settlement should be approved because it is “fair, reasonable, and in the...
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