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Violet v. Picillo

Citation: 17 ELR 20629
No. No. 83-0787P, 648 F. Supp. 1283/25 ERC 1319/(D.R.I., 11/20/1986) Motions for partial summary judgment denied

The court rules that a generator need not have chosen the site at which its wastes were disposed to be subject to strict liability under § 107 of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), a waste removal company's unauthorized diversion of a generator's waste to the site is not a valid defense under...

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