Refiners Reach $4M Deal To Settle Mich. Cleanup Suit

Law360, Washington (May 22, 2013, 6:56 PM EDT) -- Chem-Serve Corp. and Dearborn Refining Co. have agreed to pay $3.8 million to settle a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency suit over hazardous substances spilled or abandoned at waste oil sites in Michigan, according to a judgment filed Wednesday.

Chem-Serve and its majority stakeholder Aramais Moloian will pay the agency $2.8 million plus interest while Dearborn will pay $1 million plus interest over an alleged failure to comply with unilateral administration orders and additional civil penalties for their failure to comply with information requests.

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Case Information

Case Title

United States of America v. ChemServe Corp et al

Case Number



Michigan Eastern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


George Caram Steeh

Date Filed

May 10, 2011

Government Agencies

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