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United States ex rel. EPA v. Hill Petroleum Co.

Citation: 17 ELR 20457
No. No. 85-0184 L, (W.D. La., 07/29/1986)

The court rules that a violation of a quarterly average limitation of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) lead phasedown rule constitutes only a single day of violation under Clean Air Act § 211(d), which imposes a mandatory $10,000 per day civil penalty for violations of EPA's fuel additive regulations....

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