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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Case Information

Case Title

United States of America v. Phillips 66 Pipeline LLC

Case Number



Illinois Southern

Nature of Suit

Torts to Land


David R. Herndon

Date Filed

November 6, 2012

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