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...
To view the full article, register now.

Documents

Related

Sections

Case Information

Case Title

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


Case Number

1:11-cv-01077

Court

New York Northern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

Judge

Thomas J. McAvoy

Date Filed

September 12, 2011

Companies

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.