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Company Tied to West Virginia Chemical Spill Seeks Bankruptcy

Friday, 17 Jan 2014 04:08 PM

Specialty chemicals maker Freedom Industries Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Friday, eight days after a leak from one of the company's storage tanks contaminated drinking water for hundreds of thousands of West Virginia residents.

The company estimated it had up to $10 million in both assets and liabilities, according to a filing with the U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Charleston, West Virginia.

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Specialty chemicals maker Freedom Industries Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Friday, eight days after a leak from one of the company's storage tanks contaminated drinking water for hundreds of thousands of West Virginia residents.
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