EPA Secures $20M For Conn. Superfund Cleanup

Law360, New York (January 12, 2012, 3:21 PM EST) -- The owner and current and former operators of a Connecticut Superfund site agreed Wednesday to pay more than $20 million to cover response costs allegedly incurred by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in cleaning up chemical contamination at the site.

Under the terms of a proposed consent decree, Merriam Manufacturing Co. Inc. — which conducted manufacturing operations at the site until 1998 — its successor Aztec Industries LLC and the estate of the site's deceased owner Allen Adams will use their insurance coverage and proceeds from...
To view the full article, register now.