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National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System

85 FR 69189

ELR Federal Agency Update

85 FR 62765

ELR Federal Agency Update

84 FR 49293

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Kansas: Quality

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Idaho Conservation League v. Atlanta Gold Corp.

ELR Case

A district court held that a mining company is liable for discharging arsenic and iron into a nearby creek in violation of its NPDES permit. The company did not deny or admit that it is in violation of its permit. Instead, it argued...

Power, Politics, and Poison: The Story Behind National Cotton Council of America v. U.S. EPA

ELR Article

For nearly 40 years, EPA allowed application of pesticides directly to or over waters of the United States without an NPDES permit and instead relied on the FIFRA registration process to regulated such pesticide use. Following...

Davis v. Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

The Eleventh Circuit affirmed a lower court decision dismissing individuals' claims that a city violated its NPDES permit for municipal separate storm sewer systems (MS4s). They alleged that the city's MS4 discharges into an estuary...