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EU CALLS OUT ITALY FOR FAILING TO BRING LANDFILLS INTO COMPLIANCE

03/25/2019

On March 21, the European Court of Justice ruled that Italy has failed to bring 44 of its 102 landfills into compliance. The court noted that Italy's erratic treatment of its landfills, such as adopting a site-conditioning plan to authorize continued operations only to decide later to close the landfill, exacerbated the problem because it was impossible to unambiguously define whether landfills were to be closed or to continue to operate. For the full story, see https://www.courthousenews.com/eu-calls-out-italy-on-failure-to-redress-....