Syngenta (SYT) and several community water systems agree to settle U.S. litigation related to...

|About: Syngenta AG (SYT)|By:, SA News Editor

Syngenta (SYT) and several community water systems agree to settle U.S. litigation related to the herbicide atrazine in order to end the business uncertainty and expense of a long legal battle. The settlement will cost Syngenta $105M. The charge is partly covered by provisions and the impact on earnings will be ~$0.5/share.