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PVO Int'l, Inc. v. Drew Chem. Corp.

Citation: 19 ELR 20077
No. No. 87-3921, (D.N.J., 06/27/1988)

The court holds that the purchaser of contaminated property may sue the seller for response costs under § 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), but the plaintiff's assumption of defendant's obligationsin state consent orders may defeat its innocent purchaser status....

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