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Court: Exxon Mobil Guilty In N.H. Contamination Suit

by Sam Evans Brown
Apr 10, 2013 (Morning Edition / New Hampshire Public Radio) — Exxon Mobil has been ordered to pay more than $200 million to clean up groundwater contaminated with the gasoline additive known as MTBE. New Hampshire won the lawsuit in state court. Exxon argues the federal government approved MTBE to reduce air pollution and should be blamed for the consequences.

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