DuPont, Chemours, ARCO Can't Dodge CERLCA Claims

Law360, New York (July 27, 2017, 8:04 PM EDT) -- An Indiana federal judge on Thursday tossed nuisance claims lodged against DuPont, The Chemours Co. and a BP PLC unit by putative class members who say their health is at risk from pollution at a Superfund site, but left Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act claims intact.

The USS Lead Superfund site was designated in 2009 as one of the worst contaminated sites in the U.S. due to the lead and arsenic pollution, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Residents are suing DuPont and...
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