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Philadelphia, City of v. Stepan Chem. Co.

Citation: 12 ELR 20915
No. No. 81-0851, 544 F. Supp. 1135/17 ERC 1977/(E.D. Pa., 08/04/1982)

The district court rules that the City of Philadelphia can maintain its claims under § 107(a) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and under state common law theories for recovery of cleanup costs and damages from generators whose industrial wastes were illegally disposed of at the city's lan...

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