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Chemithon Corp. v. Puget Sound Air Pollution Control Agency

Citation: 12 ELR 20420
No. No. 8633-2-1, 640 P.2d 1085/18 ERC 1647/31 Wash. App. 276, (Wash. Ct. App., 02/16/1982)

The court upholds a penalty imposed for violation of a visual opacity standard even though appellant did not violate the companion particulate standard. It rejects appellant's argument that the visual opacity test creates only a presumption of illegal pollution subject to rebuttal proof that actual emissions are within particulate standards....

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