Phillips 66 Skirted PCB Cleanup Duties At Ill. Site, EPA Says

Law360, New York (November 6, 2012, 7:37 PM EST) -- The U.S. government brought a suit Tuesday in Illinois federal court alleging a unit of oil pipeline giant Phillips 66 Co. shirked its obligations under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act to help clean up a PCB-contaminated site in St. Clair County.

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency claims it has spent more than $93,786 to clean up the five-acre Rogers Cartage Co. site at a Phillips 66-owned pipeline terminal in Cahokia, Ill., that was found to be contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs. The...
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United States of America v. Phillips 66 Pipeline LLC


Case Number

3:12-cv-01159

Court

Illinois Southern

Nature of Suit

Torts to Land

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David R. Herndon

Date Filed

November 6, 2012

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