Exxon, GM To Pay Up To $12M For Pa. Cleanup

Law360, New York (June 1, 2009, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Exxon Mobil Corp., General Motors Corp., Ford Motor Co., CBS Corp. and 33 others agreed on Monday to pay over $12 million to clean up the Breslube-Penn Superfund site, ending over a decade of litigation surrounding the former oil processing site in Pennsylvania.

The companies filed a consent decree with the United States in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania requiring nine of the defendants to undertake remediation actions in addition to funding the site’s cleanup.

The settlement would reimburse the federal...
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