Freedom Enterprises Etowah Landing Facility

Freedom Enterprises and the Cost of Non-Regulation


Your remember Freedom Enterprises? The outfit that dumped 5,000 7,500 10,200 gallons of poisonous chemical soup into West Virginia’s Elk River? The primary water source for about 300,000 West Virginia citizens? Well, Freedom Enterprises exercised its sovereign right to file a Chapter 11 bankruptcy. As you might expect, hordes of lawyers descended like flies on…