NJ Co. Settles EPA Cleanup Claims For $19M

Law360, New York (May 2, 2011, 8:10 PM EDT) -- A federal judge in New Jersey approved a $19 million consent decree Friday that ended the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s long-running fight against a New Jersey company over the cleanup of a Superfund site contaminated by recycled waste oil operations.

U.S. District Judge Mary L. Cooper dismissed the more than 13-year-old suit and approved the consent decree, which requires the estate of Dominick Manzo, his wife Carmella Manzo, and their company Ace-Manzo Inc. to pay $4 million over the cleanup of Burnt Fly Bog, while their...
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Case Title

USA, et al v. MANZO, et al


Case Number

3:97-cv-00289

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New Jersey

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

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Mary L. Cooper

Date Filed

January 14, 1997

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