Enviro Group Sues SuperValu Over Water Pollution

Law360, New York (July 21, 2010, 2:44 PM EDT) -- Environmental group Waste Action Project has alleged grocery chain SuperValu Inc. violated two permits by discharging pollutants into a creek at a refrigerated warehouse and distribution facility in Washington state.

The company violated the Clean Water Act by discharging stormwater, which can contain pollutants, into Mill Creek, a tributary of the Green River and Duwamish River, near Auburn, Wash., according to a lawsuit the group filed Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the Western District.

“All the science is demonstrating that the bulk of the...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.