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United States v. Velsicol Chem. Corp.

Citation: 8 ELR 20745
No. No. C-75-462, 12 ERC 1417/(W.D. Tenn., 10/10/1978)

The court imposes a civil penalty of $30,000 for more than 300 violations of the pretreatment limitations contained in defendant's national pollutant discharge elimination system (NPDES) permit which restricts discharges of the pesticides endrin and heptachlor into the municipal sewage treatment plant to one pound per day....

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