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International Paper Co. v. Ouellette

Citation: 17 ELR 20327
No. No. 85-1233, 479 U.S. 481/25 ERC 1457/(U.S., 01/21/1987) Rev'd in part & remanded

The Court rules that the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA) preempts state common-law nuisance remedies for interstate water pollution to the extent that an affected state seeks to impose liability under its laws on a point source in another state....

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