Tech titan concealed spread of industrial compound, a human carcinogen, linked to cancer and other diseases, according to new lawsuit
Springfield, Mo. (September 29, 2021) — The defense technology giant Northrop Grumman covered up the extent of chemical contamination in Springfield, Missouri for more than a decade, knowingly exposing residents to illegally high levels of an industrial solvent, a human carcinogen, linked to cancer and other diseases, according to a new federal lawsuit filed by the law firm Peiffer Wolf Carr Kane & Conway (Peiffer Wolf). Peiffer Wolf described Northrop Grumman’s failure to acknowledge and control the problem at a news event featuring Springfield residents whose properties were made worthless by the contamination.
Peiffer Wolf Carr Kane & Conway, LLP is a national law firm with offices in St. Louis, Cleveland, Youngstown, Austin, New York, New Orleans, San Francisco, and Los Angeles.
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