American Alternative Insurance Co. v. Moon Nurseries, Inc.

ELR Citation: 42 ELR 20069
No(s). ELH-11-02267 (D. Md. Mar 14, 2012) (Hollander, J.)

A district court dismissed an insurance company's CERCLA claim against a tree nursery to recover response costs incurred by firefighters responding to a fire. The fire involved chlorine, a hazardous substance, and the company asserted that its insureds--two fire companies—"removed" and "remediated...