Phillips 66 Pipeline LLC v. Rogers Cartage Co.

ELR Citation: 43 ELR 20187
No(s). 11-cv-497 (S.D. Ill. Aug 13, 2013) (Herndon, J.)

A district court held that a cartage company that leased a parcel of land in the 1960s may be held liable for response costs the property owner incurred at the site under CERCLA as an operator, transporter, or arranger, but not as an owner. In its motion for partial summary judgment as to the compan...