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Alabama ex rel. Baxley v. EPA

Citation: 7 ELR 20690
No. No. 75-4435, 557 F.2d 1101/10 ERC 1481/(5th Cir., 08/18/1977)

The court upholds a National Pollution Discharge Elimination System permit issued by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) insofar as it requires best practicable technology (BPT) effluent limitations, as taken from an earlier consent decree in a Refuse Act enforcement suit, but vacates the additional requirement for more stringent limitatio...

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