United States of America et al v. Lynden Inc et al

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Washington Western

Nature of Suit:

Environmental Matters


John C. Coughenour


Government Agencies

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  1. March 30, 2023

    ​​​​​​​Tribes, Gov't Score $500K For Seattle Superfund Cleanup

    Logistics company Lynden Inc. and its affiliates have agreed to pay more than $500,000 to help restore natural resources allegedly contaminated by oil and other substances from their day-to-day business operations at facilities along the Lower Duwamish River and Elliott Bay in Seattle.

  2. January 25, 2023

    Cos. Face Seattle River Superfund Sites Cleanup Suit

    The federal government has sued a logistics company and a series of affiliates for allegedly releasing hazardous materials into the Lower Duwamish River and Elliot Bay near Seattle at three sites where the firms operated for decades.