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United States v. South Carolina Recycling & Disposal, Inc.

Citation: 17 ELR 20845
No. No. 80-1274-6, 653 F. Supp. 984 at 1010/(D.S.C., 12/19/1985) Defendant dismissed on settlement

The court holds that companies that sold a chemical manufacturing plant to a defendant in a Comprehensive Environmental, Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) cost recovery action are not liable as third-party defendants because the defendant assumed all liabilities of the plant under the agreement of sale....

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