Honeywell, Others To Pay $1.9M In Va. Superfund Suit

Law360, New York (September 16, 2010, 6:20 PM EDT) -- Companies including Honeywell International Inc. have agreed to pay $1.9 million to cover remediation costs at a Virginia landfill that for decades served as a dumping ground for facilities producing plastic polymers, aluminum sulfate and other materials.

The U.S. Department of Justice on Thursday filed a consent decree in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia settling litigation that accuses Honeywell, Hercules Inc., MeadWestvaco Corp. and MeadWestvaco Virginia Corp. of sending waste containing hazardous substances to the landfill, which eventually became a Superfund...
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