Syngenta

Water Systems
10:54 am
Thu May 31, 2012

Judge gives preliminary OK to herbicide settlement

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A federal judge in southern Illinois has given preliminary approval to a $105 million settlement between Syngenta and community water systems in six states over one of the chemical maker's popular agricultural herbicides.

U.S. District Judge J. Phil Gilbert on Wednesday ruled that the deal announced last week appears to be "a good compromised result for the parties."

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