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United States v. Wade

ELR Citation: ELR 20440
Nos. No. 79-1426, (E.D. Pa., 04/27/1984) "Hazardous substance" construed

The court holds that waste fuel oil sludge and biological sludge are not, as a matter of law, excluded from the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act's (CERCLA's) definition of "hazardous substance" simply because, as to the former, CERCLA exempts petroleum, and as to the latter, the Environmental Protection Agenc...

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