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United States v. Union Gas Co.

Citation: 14 ELR 20491
No. No. 83-2456, 586 F. Supp. 1522/21 ERC 1001/(E.D. Pa., 05/25/1984) "Hazardous substance" construed

The court rules that mining wastes exempted from regulation under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) are covered by the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) if they are listed under other statutes incorporated by reference in CERCLA's definition of "hazardous substance." The court holds th...

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