Amsted, Exxon Reach $1.1M Deal Over Mo. Superfund Site

Law360, New York (March 1, 2013, 4:52 PM EST) -- Exxon Mobil Corp., Amsted Industries, Inc. and 14 other companies on Tuesday agreed to a $1.12 million settlement with the federal government over their alleged contributions to pollution at a Missouri Superfund site.

According to a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency complaint, the agency sought relief under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act for costs incurred in response to releases of hazardous substances, including polychlorinated biphenyls, at the Missouri Electric Works Superfund site in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

The proposed consent decrees will resolve the United...
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