EPA Broadens RCRA Definition of "Hazardous Waste" to Include Mixtures and Derivatives

Nickovich, Jim
August 2004
Ecology Law Quarterly;2004, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p781
Academic Journal
Focuses on the ruling of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia on an environmental case filed by the American Chemistry Council against the Environmental Protection Agency in 2004. Background of the case; Implications of the decision of the Court for the expansion of the jurisdiction of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976; Criticisms against the authority granted to the agency to regulate the release of hazardous wastes in communities.


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