EPA Reaches $1.38M Deal Over Pa. Superfund Site

Law360, New York (February 18, 2011, 2:16 PM EST) -- Companies tied to coking facilities and other operations at or near a Superfund site in Upper Merion Township, Pa., have agreed to pay the U.S. $1.38 million to settle claims over the cost of cleaning up the property.

The government on Wednesday filed a complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania against several companies over the remediation of contamination at the Crater Resources Superfund site, a filing that was accompanied by a consent decree notice.

The U.S. brought the action under...
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