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ID:

435

Date:

2007-10-01

Headline:

Troubled Waters: An analysis of 2005 Clean Water Act compliance

Reporter's name:

Delay/denial:

No

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

U.S. Public Interest Research Group/U.S. PIRG Education Fund

City:

Washington, DC

Summary:

Over half of major facilities exceeded Clean Water Act limits once or more in 2005, frequently by substantial margins, documents showed. U.S. PIRG Education Fund used FOIA to obtain information from the Environmental Protection Agency about major facilities which exceeded permitted pollution levels in 2005.

Keywords:

Clean Water Act, EPA, Environmental Protection Agency, facilities, waterways, permits, pollution

URL:

http://static.uspirg.org/reports.asp?id2=35946


Agencies:

EPA

States:

DC

Categories:

business
environment


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