We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Cement Co., Texas Cities Settle Green Policy Fight

Law360 (February 18, 2011, 6:56 PM EST) -- Two Texas cities have agreed to amend their so-called green cement policies in exchange for Ash Grove Texas LP's reducing its release of pollutants, as part of a proposed settlement in a suit alleging the policies violate competitive bidding statutes.

The cities of Dallas and Arlington announced Thursday that they negotiated a proposed settlement that would modify their green cement purchasing policies to authorize city managers to purchase cement made by manufacturers that operate with nitrogen oxide emissions below state emissions guidelines, in order to resolve...
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.