Defendants To Pay $29M In Mass. Superfund Cleanup

Law360, New York (December 9, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- Bank of America NA, ConocoPhillips Co., Chevron Environmental Management Co. and several other companies have agreed to pay $29 million to clean up a former Massachusetts landfill contaminated with chemical and radioactive waste.

Fourteen defendants have agreed to perform the remainder of the cleanup at the former Shpack landfill, a Superfund site in the towns of Norton and Attleboro, Mass., the U.S. Department of Justice and Environmental Protection Agency said.

Authorities filed a complaint and consent decree Tuesday in the U.S. District Court for the District...
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