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E-M:/ Cordova Chemical, Muskegon

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If my memory is correct, didn't this case go all the way to the
U.S. Supreme Court.....?

[Federal Register: August 5, 1999 (Volume 64, Number 150)]
[Page 42715]
>From the Federal Register Online via GPO Access [wais.access.gpo.gov]



Notice of Lodging of Consent Decree Pursuant to the Comprehensive 
Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act

    In accordance with Departmental policy, 28 CFR 50.7, notice is 
hereby given that a proposed Consent Decree in Cordova Chemical Company 
of Michigan, et al., CA No. G89-0961-CA and CPC International, Inc. v. 
Aeroject-General Corporation, et.al. CA No. G89-10503-CA (W.D. 
Michigan) was lodged on July 20, 1999, with the United States District 
Court for the Western District of Michigan. With regard to the 
Defendants, Aerojet-General Corporation, Cordova Chemical Company of 
California and Cordova Chemcial Company of Michigan, (``Settling 
Defendants''), the Consent Decree resolves a claim filed by the United 
States on behalf of the United States Environmental Protection Agency 
(``EPA'') purusuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, 
Compensation and Liability Act, as amended 42 U.S.C. 9601, et seq.
    The United States entered into the Consent Decree in connection 
with the Ott/Story/ Cordova Site located in Muskegon, Michigan. The 
Consent Decree provides that the Settling Defendants will be 
responsible for implementing injunctive relief related to contaminated 
soil at the Site.
    The Department of Justice will receive, for a period of thirty (30) 
days from the date of this publication, comments relating to the 
proposed Settlement Order. Comments should be addressed to the 
Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources 
Division, Department of Justice, Washington, DC 20530, and should refer 
to Cordova Chemical Company of Michigan, et al., and CPC International, 
Inc. v. Aerojet-General Corporation, et al., DOJ Ref. #90-11-2-481.
    The proposed Consent Decree may be examined at the office of the 
United States Attorney, 330 Ionia Avenue, NW., Suite 301, Grand Rapids, 
Michigan 49503; the Region 57 office of the Environmental Protection 
Agency, 77 West Jackson Street, Chicago, Ill 60604; and at the Consent 
Decree Library, 1120 G Street, NW., 3rd Floor, Washington, DC 20005, 
(202) 624-0892. A copy of the proposed Consent Decree may be obtained 
in person or by mail from the Consent Decree Library, 1120 G Street, 
NW., 3rd Floor, Washington, DC 20005. In requesting a copy refer to the 
referenced case and enclose a check in the amount of $49.50 (25 cents 
per page reproduction costs), payable to the Consent Decree Library.
Joel M. Gross,
Chief, Environmental Enforcement Section.
[FR Doc. 99-20159 Filed 8-4-99; 8:45 am]

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