Enviro Group Will Sue EPA Over Farm Sludge

Law360, New York (September 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Nonprofit group Center for Food Safety has said it will sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over disposal of sewage sludge on farmland. The announcement came the same day a Senate committee abruptly canceled a briefing on the issue.

The Center announced its plans to sue on Thursday. Meanwhile, the organization's Web site touted a briefing scheduled for that day during which “sludge victims” would testify before the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works.

The Senate Committee canceled the meeting with little notice, reportedly because...
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