US Says NuChrome Ignored Hazardous Waste Order

Law360, New York (March 17, 2011, 1:18 PM EDT) -- The U.S. filed a contempt motion Wednesday against chrome replater NuChrome Inc. for allegedly breaching a 2009 preliminary injunction order requiring it to follow federal and state hazardous waste regulations at a Massachusetts facility and meet certain reporting requirements.

In filings in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the U.S. said NuChrome submitted reports to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that were “patently incomplete and inaccurate” and stored “voluminous” amounts of hazardous waste at its electroplating facility in Fall River, Mass., in a...
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Case Information

Case Title

United States of America v. Nuchrome, Inc., et al.

Case Number




Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Richard G. Stearns

Date Filed

February 2, 2009

Government Agencies

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