Goodrich To Pay $30M Under EPA Superfund Cleanup Deal

Law360, New York (March 27, 2013, 3:10 PM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and aerospace company Goodrich Corp. on Tuesday settled a suit over contaminated soil and groundwater at a California Superfund site where Goodrich produced rocket engines for the U.S. government in a deal under which Goodrich agreed to fund cleanup work for the next 30-plus years that could cost it more than $30 million.

Goodrich will pay the first $21.5 million to remedy the 160-acre BFGoodrich Site in Rialto, Calif., where the EPA said pollutants like volatile organic compounds and perchlorate have...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.