New Jersey Water Provider Sues PFAS Manufacturers Seeking Cleanup Funding
Suez Water New Jersey Inc., which provides water for approximately 1.5 million New Jersey residents, has sued PFAS manufacturers for contamination to its water systems. Suez claims the contamination will result in extensive monitoring and remedial costs to comply with new state PFAS-related standards. The complaint alleges claims for nuisance, negligence, trespass, and strict liability, and seeks compensation for present and future costs.
December 18, 2020 | Suez Water New Jersey Inc. v E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co., et al., No. 2:20-cv-19906 (D.N.J.)