Feds, Mining Co. Reach $10M Cleanup Deal On 7 Sites

Law360, New York (February 16, 2012, 10:53 PM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached a $10 million settlement with the Bradley Mining Co., two other federal agencies and a Native American group to resolve cleanup cost claims over mercury and other toxins at seven mine sites in three states, the agency announced Thursday.

The settlement, which is subject to a 30-day public comment period and requires the approval of a California federal court, will see the Bradley Mining Co. and the Worthen Bradley Family Trust transfer land near California's Sulphur Bank Mercury Mine...
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