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Tag: Clean Water Act

The Supreme Court narrowed the government’s authority to protect wetlands under the Clean Water Act in Sackett v. Environmental Protection Agency.

Messer LLC has agreed to pay a $1.9 million civil penalty for Clean Water Act permit violations at its manufacturing facility in West Virginia.

The Chemours Co. has been ordered to take corrective measures to address pollution in stormwater and effluent discharges from a facility near Parkersburg.

We are all non-point source polluters and need to learn how to eliminate or reduce the pollution we are adding to our public waters.

Pennsylvania farmer Robert Brace has paid more than a million dollars in legal fees and fines in a 30-year land battle with the federal government.

Dozens of states, agricultural and business industry groups have filed lawsuits in courts around the country, claiming the changes hand the government an unreasonable amount of authority over land use.

EPA says Clean Water Act ruling does not create any new permitting requirements and maintains all previous ag exemptions. Ag groups disagree.

The Environmental Protection Agency has dropped an appeal for a ruling concerning a West Virginia farm.

S. 175 would ensure Clean Water Act permits are not needed for the applications of pesticides and amends FIFRA by stating that no permit shall be required for the use of a pesticide that is registered under FIFRA.

The U.S. EPA has withdrawn an order demanding that West Virginia poultry grower Lois Alt obtain a Clean Water Act discharge permit for stormwater runoff from her farmyard.