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Burbank, City of v. State Water Resources Control Bd.

Citation: 35 ELR 20071
No. Nos. S119248 et al., (Cal., 04/04/2005)

The California Supreme Court held that when a regional water board issues a permit to a wastewater treatment facility, it may not consider economic factors to justify imposing pollutant restrictions that are less stringent than the applicable federal standards, but it may take into account economic factors when making the restrictions more strin...

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