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Consolidation Coal Co. v. Costle

Citation: 9 ELR 20511
No. No. 76-1690, 604 F.2d 239/13 ERC 1289/(4th Cir., 06/25/1979)

The Fourth Circuit upholds water pollution regulations promulgated by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for existing facilities in the coal industry, with the exception of certain clauses establishing variance criteria because they fail to require consideration of factors relating to best practicable control technology....

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