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United States v. Kin-Buc, Inc.

Citation: 12 ELR 20459
No. No. 79-514, 532 F. Supp. 699/17 ERC 1918/(D.N.J., 02/11/1982) Judgment for defendant

The court rules that the Clean Air Act preempts the federal common law of nuisance as it applies to air pollution emanating from a hazardous waste disposal site. The court first notes that the federal common law of nuisance is supplanted where Congress speaks directly to a question....

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