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Doe Run Consent Decree 4-12-12

Doe Run Consent Decree 4-12-12

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Published by: St. Louis Public Radio on Apr 20, 2012
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INTHEUNITEDSTATESDISTRICTCOURTFORTHEEASTERNDISTRICTOFMISSOURIEASTERN(ST.LOUIS)DIVISION
STATEOFMISSOURIexreI.,CHRISKOSTER,AttorneyGeneralofMissouri,andtheMISSOURIDEPARTMENTOFNATURALRESOURCES,Plaintiff,v.TheDoeRunResourcesCorporationd/b/aTheDoeRunCompany,Defendants.
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CaseNo.4:06CV00969CDP
CONSENTDECREE
PlaintiffStateofMissouri,attherelationofChrisKoster,AttorneyGeneral,theMissouriDepartmentofNaturalResourcesandTheDoeRunResourcesCorporationd/b/aTheDoeRunCompany("DoeRun"),byandthroughcounsel,herebyconsenttotheentryofthisConsentDecree.TheCourthasreadtheStateofMissouri'sComplaintforInjunctiveandOtherRelief,filedJune3,2008,inwhichtheStateallegesthatDoeRunviolatedtheResourceConservationandRecoveryAct(RCRA),RCRA-SolidWaste,theCleanWaterAct,theCleanAirAct,theComprehensiveEnvironmentalResponse,Compensation,andLiabilityAct(CERCLA),theMissouriHazardousWasteManagementLaw,theMissouriAirConservationLaw,theMissouriCleanWaterLaw,andthatDoeRuncreatedanunlawfulpublicnuisance,allatDoeRun'soperationattheSweetwaterMineandMilllocatedinReynoldsCounty,Missouri.TheCourtissatisfiedthattheprovisionsofthisConsentDecreeareintendedtoresolvetheissues
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raisedbytheComplaintandthatthepartieswanttoterminatethiscontroversyandconsenttotheentryofthisdecreewithouttrial.ByagreeingtoentryofthisConsentDecree,DoeRundoesnotadmitanyliabilityarisingoutofthetransactionsoroccurrencesallegedintheComplaintanddoesnotadmittoanyliabilityforviolationsthatallegedlyoccurredattheSweetwaterMineandMill.ThisConsentDecreeismade,agreeduponandsubmittedtotheCourtforthepurposeofsettlementonly,andupontheconditionthattheCourtapprovesitinitsentirety.
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theeventtheCourtdoesnotapproveofthisConsentDecreeinitsentiretyandasagreedbytheparties,itshallbenullandvoidandhavenoeffectinthisoranyotherproceeding.ThepartiesunderstandandagreethateachandeverytermofthisDecreeshallbeenforceablebyfurtherorderofthisCourt,andtothatend,theCourtretainsjurisdictionofthematterinordertoenforceeachandeverytermofthisConsentDecree.TheCourtfindsthatthetermsofthisConsentDecreeprotectthepublic'sinterest.Thepartieshereto,havingconsentedtotheentryofthisConsentDecree,nowtherefore,beforethetakingofanytestimonyanduponthepleadings,itisherebyORDERED,ADJUDGEDANDDECREEDthat:
I.ObjectivesoftheParties
1.TheobjectivesofthepartiestothisConsentDecreearetoprotecthumanhealthandtheenvironment,toresolveallegationscontainedintheState'sComplaint,andtopromotecomprehensive,site-widecompliancewithenvironmentallawsattheSweetwaterMineandMill.
II.Definitions
2.Termsusedhereinshallhavethesamemeaningasprovidedinthegoverning
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lawsandtheregulationsadoptedthereunder.Inaddition,thefollowingtermsarespecificallydefined:a."CERCLA"shallmeantheComprehensiveEnvironmentalResponse,CompensationandLiabilityActof1980,asamended,42U.S.C.§§9601etseq;b."ConsentDecree"meansthisConsentDecreeandallattachments,whichareincludedbyreferenceandfullyenforceableasatermofthedecree;c."Defendant"meansTheDoeRunResourcesCorporationd/b/aTheDoeRunCompany;d."Department"meanstheMissouriDepartmentofNaturalResources;e."DOlRegulations"meansthenaturalresourcedamageassessmentandrestorationregulationspromulgatedpursuanttoCERCLAbytheU.S.DepartmentoftheInteriorandcontainedwithin43C.F.R.Part11;
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"Facility"meanstheSweetwaterMineandMi11locatedinReynoldsCounty,Missouri;g."NationalContingencyPlan"or"NCP"shallmeantheNationalOilandHazardousSubstancesPollutionContingencyPlanpromulgatedpursuanttoSection105ofCERCLA,42U.S.C.§9605,codifiedat40C.F.R.Part300,including,butnotlimitedto,anyamendmentsthereto;h."NaturalResources"shallhavethemeaningasinCERCLASection101(16);
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"MultimediaConsentDecree"meanstheConsentDecreetobeenteredinthecasecaptioned
UnitedStatesofAmerica,etal.v.TheDoeRun
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