3M Could Settle $5 Billion Lawsuit Over Scotchgard Pollution Claims

3M Co. may be poised to settle a lawsuit with Minnesota that sought $5 billion over pollution from former Scotchgard ingredients after a trial was abruptly halted.

The jury trial, which had been scheduled to run at least four weeks, came to a halt Tuesday morning with an announcement pending. The case is the culmination of a 2010 lawsuit in which Minnesota State Attorney General Lori Swanson alleged natural resource damages from a former Scotchgard ingredient. The suit took a turn in...

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