Poly-America neighbors sue for .8M after 2020 fire, allege respiratory damage

A group of 39 neighbors of a Texas plastics recycling and compounding firm Poly-America Inc. are suing the company, claiming that a large August 20...

August 12, 2022
11:04 PM

A group of 39 neighbors of a Texas plastics recycling and compounding firm Poly-America Inc. are suing the company, claiming that a large August 2020 fire at its plant in Grand Prairie left them with respiratory issues.In a lawsuit filed July 29 in Dallas County court, the residents said they're seeking $7.8 million, or $200,000 per plaintiff, to cover medical expenses and other costs from what they said were toxic air emissions from the fire.The company did not respond to a request for comment and, as of Aug.

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