Judge Should Reconsider Third- Party Action In Tainted Groundwater Case, Groups Say

(December 15, 2015, 1:52 PM EST) -- PITTSBURGH — Two environmental groups that are suing PPG Industries Inc. for allegedly contaminating groundwater with toxic waste on Dec. 11 filed a brief contending that the Pennsylvania federal judge presiding over the case should reconsider his order issued last month, which allows PPG to file a third-party complaint against the operator of the landfill that held the disposed waste (PennEnvironment, et al. v. PPG Industries Inc., et al., No. 12-342, W.D. Pa.).

(Brief available. Document #15-151222-004B.)

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