Flawed Deal Dooms $1.5B Cleanup Plan, Paper Co. Says

Law360, New York (February 5, 2013, 2:13 PM EST) -- Global paper supplier P.H. Glatfelter Co. urged a Wisconsin federal court Friday to reconsider its approval of an environmental cleanup plan estimated to cost $1.5 billion, arguing that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and state regulators failed to properly execute an agreement for selecting a remedy.

Disputing a summary judgment ruling requiring Glatfelter, Appleton Papers Inc., NCR Corp. and five other potentially responsible parties to comply with a cleanup plan for the Fox River Superfund site contaminated with polychlorinated biphenyl, Glatfelter claims that the Wisconsin Department...
To view the full article, register now.