Asarco's current litigation with Union Pacific focuses on the cleanups in Omaha, Idaho's Silver Valley near the Washington border and the Big River mine area in southeast Missouri. All those lawsuits are pending in federal court, although the Missouri case is further along after a judge rejected the railroad's attempt to have the lawsuit thrown out earlier this month."Union Pacific has yet to pay its fair share for the important cleanup work," Evans said.
Asarco Says UP Rail Lines Polluting With Lead
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