Hundreds more lawsuits filed over ethylene oxide emissions at Sterigenics plant in Willowbrook

The total number of lawsuits against Sterigenics in Willowbrook increases to over 700, including people who lived and worked near Sterigenics who have suffered the negative health impacts.

Citizens who worked or lived in proximity to Sterigenics in Cook County are pursuing lawsuits against the company in efforts to avenge the harms done by the ethylene oxide that is emitted. People experienced cancer and miscarriages that are allegedly linked to the harmful pollutants of the facility.