POLLUTION EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Chemistry Expert Opines On Testing Methods For Environmental Pollution POLLUTION Expert Case

…  by an appliance manufacturer during the 1960s. Pollution from the manufacturer in question has severely contaminated the local …  and the environment. The effects of this industrial pollution continue to affect this community 35+ years after the ban of PCB …

Farming Community Suffers Significant Injuries from Soil Contamination POLLUTION Expert Case

This environmental health case involves a large agriculture community in the Wyoming that was discovered to have soil that was severely contaminated with heavy metals and other industrial contaminants. The contamination was believed to have come from a  …

Soil Chemistry Expert Witness Comments on Source of PCB Contamination POLLUTION Expert Case

This case involves the widespread contamination of the environment, residential and commercial buildings, and various public areas by polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) in a township in Maine. This contamination comes from a number of sources, including a numb …

Shipyard Resists Payments for Environmental Cleanup POLLUTION Expert Case

Shipyard Resists Payments for Environmental Cleanup

…  company that required them to remediate all known pollution conditions. In order to protect themselves the construction company …  the risk of increased cost in work remediating known pollution conditions. The RSL policy also provided, that the defendant would …

Septic System Failure Causes Sewage Backup in House POLLUTION Expert Case

Septic System Failure Causes Sewage Backup in House

This case involves a homeowner who bought a house for a family of seven people and experienced two septic system backups before the close of  the escrow and two septic system backups after the close of escrow. The purchase contract for the house included  …

Children Exposed to Asbestos After School Improperly Removes Hazardous Material POLLUTION Expert Case

This case involves several school children who were playing outside a school on the sidewalk. The children discovered a white chalky material that the children assumed was chalk. The children were using the material to draw on the sidewalk. The material ac …