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Cities Serv. Pipe Line Co. v. United States

Citation: 14 ELR 20857
No. No. 84-845, 742 F.2d 626/21 ERC 1575/(Fed. Cir., 09/06/1984) Aff'd

The court holds that appellant pipeline company is not entitled to recover its oil spill cleanup costs under §311(i)(1)(D) of the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (FWPCA), because its failure to use reasonable care to detect and repair the damage caused by a third party contributed to the rupture of the pipeline....

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