EPA Hacks Away At $2B Idaho Superfund Case

Law360, New York (September 24, 2010, 3:37 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached a deal with Zanetti Bros. Inc., the fifth mining company to settle Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act claims relating to the $2 billion cleanup of the Bunker Hill Mining and Metallurgical Complex Superfund site along the Coeur d'Alene River Basin in northern Idaho.

Zanetti Bros., which began operating milling-related properties in the area in the 1930s, agreed to pay the EPA $112,500 and an additional $37,500 to a local Native American tribe serving as a natural resource...
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