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Electric Power Bd. of Chattanooga v. Monsanto Co.

Citation: 17 ELR 20526
No. No. CIV-1-85-634, (E.D. Tenn., 12/05/1986) CERCLA preemption of state statute of limitations

The court holds that the Tennessee statute of repose is preempted by §309 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, added by the 1986 Superfund amendments, with regard to actions for damages involving exposure to hazardous substances....

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