Endicott, New York

Expert Witness Services involving TCE Contamination in Groundwater for IBM

Expert Witness Services involving TCE Contamination in Groundwater 1

First Environment is assisting a client with its defense against a toxic tort lawsuit involving more than 900 plaintiffs concerning residual groundwater contamination as a result of electronic component manufacturing. We are working closely with national counsel on strategies for defending the lawsuits through review of thousands of historic documents on the standard of care for the use and management of chlorinated solvents during the plant’s operational years. As part of the scope of services, First Environment is assisting in establishing a negligence standard for waste handling and management at the site.