Judge Finds Company Can Pursue CERCLA Claims For Displaced Radiological Waste

Judge Finds Company Can Pursue CERCLA Claims For Displaced Radiological Waste

TRENTON, N.J. - A federal judge in New Jersey on May 28 found that a plaintiff company sufficiently stated claims for arranger liability and cost recovery under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act over the presence of radiological waste that was found on its property, ruling that the defendant company still discharged the material into the Raritan River (EPEC Polymers Inc. v. NL Industries Inc., No. 12-3842, D. N.J.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 74642).

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