NY Targets Property Owner Over $1.5M Waste Cleanup

Law360, New York (September 12, 2011, 8:05 PM EDT) -- The State of New York on Monday sued CG Properties LLC and its director to recover more than $1.5 million in cleanup costs related to dangerous solvents that were released from a hazardous waste site and seeped into groundwater under a nearby residential development.

The state and its Department of Environmental Conservation have spent more than $1,583,499 to protect residents of Twin Orchards, N.Y., from vapors containing possibly carcinogenic chlorinated solvents that leaked from the site, according to the complaint.

CG Properties allegedly refused to conduct...
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Case Information

Case Title

State of New York et al v. CG Properties, LLC et al

Case Number



New York Northern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Thomas J. McAvoy

Date Filed

September 12, 2011


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