Chevron Ordered To Prep For Cleanup At Superfund Site

Law360, New York (November 4, 2009, 5:41 PM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Texaco Inc., a subsidiary of Chevron Corp., to assess soil and groundwater contamination and evaluate additional cleanup options at a Superfund site in Filmore, Calif.

The EPA issued a unilateral administrative order to Texaco requiring an investigation of the Pacific Coast Pipeline Superfund Site, formerly an oil refinery, it said in an announcement Wednesday.

“With this UAO, EPA looks forward to moving the site cleanup into its final phase, so the property can be returned to productive reuse by...
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