Clean Water Act ruling tees up coal ash brawl
from E&E News
With its landmark Clean Water Act ruling, the Supreme Court may have avoided creating a major loophole for coal ash ponds under the statute. In their 6-3 decision in Maui County v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund, the justices rejected a declaration by EPA last year that said the agency would not regulate any pollution that flows through groundwater on its way to federally protected waters.
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