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Dedham Water Co. v. Cumberland Farms Dairy, Inc.

Citation: 17 ELR 20223
No. No. 86-1216, 805 F.2d 1074/25 ERC 1153/(1st Cir., 11/14/1986) Rev'd

The court rules that the 60-day notice provision in §112(a) of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) does not apply to private cost recovery actions, and the 1984 amendment to §7002 of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) that eliminated the 60-day notice requirement for citizen suits aga...

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