A Justification in a Denial: Making the Case for CERCLA's Limited Application Abroad in ARC Ecology v. United States Department of the Air Force
- EPA unveils four new Superfund reforms. // Occupational Hazards;Aug96, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p55
Discusses four Superfund reforms proposed by the Environmental Protection Agency in 1996, aiming at speeding up the cleanup of toxic waste sites and inject more fairness into the liability issue. Greater small polluter protection; Orphan share reform; Site-specific interest bearing accounts;...
- Superfund bill gains support. Finnegan, Lisa // Occupational Hazards;May99, Vol. 61 Issue 5, p27
Focuses on the proposed America's Land Recycling Act, a reform bill for the 1980 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation & Liability Act or Superfund. Provisions on the cleanup of hazardous waste sites and redevelopment of brownfields; Supporters of the legislation; Liability for...
- Superfund reform action. Geisel, Jerry // Business Insurance;12/6/93, Vol. 27 Issue 50, p2
Reports on a draft proposal for assessing cleanup responsibility as a replacement for joint and several liability under the Superfund Act's statute. Proposal to retain Superfund taxes to be augmented by a new tax on insurers; Multi-step process for allocating liability for cleanup costs at...
- Direct liability for hazardous substance cleanups under CERCLA: A comprehensive approach. Healy, Michael P. // Case Western Reserve Law Review;1992, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p65
Analyzes the direct liability for the cleanup of hazardous substances under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA). Overview and terms of the statute; Legislative history of CERCLA; Role that the US Congress intended for the courts to playing...
- Superfund hitting stride after two decades of action. Stuart, Stephen // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);12/18/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 26, p18
Reports on the 20th anniversary of the Superfund hazardous waste site cleanup law in the United States in the year 2000. Background of the law's creation; Number of priority site cleanups completed under the law.
- Superfund reformers hit Clinton. Brostoff, Steven // National Underwriter / Property & Casualty Risk & Benefits Manag;5/27/96, Vol. 100 Issue 22, p4
Reports on the criticisms on the Bill Clinton administration's handling of the reform program for the 1980 Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, & Liability Act or Superfund. Comments from Republican leaders; Superfund Reform '95 coalition's letter to President Clinton.
- Rebuilding Superfund. Silverstein, Kenneth // American City & County;Oct94, Vol. 109 Issue 11, p14
Focuses on the Superfund Act of 1980. Cleanup costs associated with hazardous waste sites; Standardization issues; Approaches to allocating liability; Concerns on health claims.
- Superfund bill would limit cleanup costs. Hofmann, Mark A. // Business Insurance;3/25/96, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p2
Discusses a Senate Superfund proposal regarding costs for cleanup of legally disposed waste. Statements from Senator John Chafee and Senator Robert Smith; Details on the Accelerated Cleanup and Environmental Restoration Act of 1996; Advantages and disadvantages of the act.
- Environmental cleanup law bares teeth in '97. Aylsworth, Karen // Grand Rapids Business Journal;1/6/97, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p6
Reports on the Michigan legislature's enactment of amendments to the state's environmental cleanup law. Offer of opportunities for businesses to remediate contaminated properties; Separation of new owners' liabilities from the contamination caused by previous owners; Creation of flexible...