Read the Smurfti-Stone Mill Site Case Study
Start a discussion addressing possible steps the company could have or should have taken prior to the purchase. What steps and processes would be involved in the Brownfield program to address the contamination that was found? Be sure to discuss and apply the CERCLA “innocent landowner” and “due diligence” concepts to this scenario. Do you think the developers would be able to get any of the “synergistic companies to occupy the site?” Explain why or why not.