Occidental, Others Hit With $50M Radioactive Cleanup Suit

Law360, New York (July 22, 2013, 6:27 PM EDT) -- Occidental Chemical Corp., Kimberly-Clark Corp. and National Grid USA Service Co. Inc. on Monday were hit with a $50 million lawsuit alleging they are responsible for the costs of removing soil contaminated with radiation from the site of a paper mill.

Plaintiff Greenpac Mill LLC, a paperboard manufacturer that is a division of Canadian paper giant Cascades Inc., alleged in its complaint that while it was building a facility in Niagara Falls, N.Y., that was formerly occupied by the defendants, it had to dispose of more...
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