Dozens of Iowa water districts are getting a piece of a $105 million settlement from Syngenta.
A class action lawsuit was filed eight years ago against the company, the leading manufacturer of weed killer atrazine, in order to regain money spent on removing the chemical from water.
Seventy-three water districts in Iowa are getting money, with the lowest payment set at $5,000 and the highest at $350,000. More than $3.5 million total is being settled on the participating Iowa water districts.
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