California ex rel. Cal. Dep't of Toxic Substances Control v. Hyampom Lumber Co.

ELR Citation: ELR 20647
No(s). S-94-1579 WBS/PA (E.D. Cal. Sep 18, 1995)

The court holds that Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) §113(g)(2)(B)'s six-year statute of limitations bars California's action to recover costs it incurred at a contaminated lumber mill in Trinity, California. Under §113(g)(2), the limitations period i...