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United States v. Smithfield Foods, Inc.

Citation: 30 ELR 20076
No. No. 97-2709, 191 F.3d 516/49 ERC 1193/(4th Cir., 09/14/1999) Liability upheld, penalties rev'd and remanded

The court upholds a district court decision finding the owner and operator of two swine slaughtering and processing plants in Virginia liable for violating its national pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permit and for submitting false discharge monitoring reports....

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