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Philadelphia Elec. Co. v. Hercules, Inc.

Citation: 14 ELR 20515
No. No. 82-0690, 587 F. Supp. 144/21 ERC 1785/(E.D. Pa., 02/22/1984)

The court holds the corporate successor to the past owner and creator of a leaking waste site liable to the present owner for abatement of the nuisance posed by the site. The court first holds that Hercules, the corporate successor, is liable for the acts of the Pennsylvania Industrial Chemical Corp....

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