DuPont, Olin Face $5M Bill For Niagara Superfund Cleanup

Law360, New York (August 28, 2012, 1:10 PM EDT) -- Chemical manufacturers DuPont Co. and Olin Corp. are on the hook for more than $5 million in cleanup costs at a Superfund site in Niagara Falls, N.Y., according to a final judgment entered Monday in New York federal court.

DuPont and Olin must pay $2,932,404 and $2,455,650, respectively, to Solvent Chemical Co. for remediation costs incurred between July 2007 and December 2011 at the three chemical companies' facilities near the Niagara River, which was designated a Superfund site under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability...
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Case Title

State of New York v. Solvent Chemical, et al


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1:83-cv-01401

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New York Western

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters

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Lawrence J. Vilardo

Date Filed

December 9, 1983

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