Environmental Groups Appeal BP Plant Expansion

Law360, New York (May 19, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Three environmental groups are reportedly trying to thwart BP Plc's plans to expand an Indiana refinery, arguing in an appeal filed with the Indiana Office of Environmental Adjudication that an air permit granted to the oil giant was improperly issued.

The appeal, filed Monday by the Natural Resources Defense Council on behalf of the Save the Dunes Council, the Sierra Club's Hoosier chapter, the Hoosier Environmental Council and two Lake County residents, contends that the Indiana Department of Environmental Management made a slew of factual and...
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