Fertilizer Co. Sues EPA Over Fla. Water Rules

Law360, New York (December 10, 2010, 5:13 PM EST) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has come under fire yet again over its newly finalized nutrient limits for Florida's waters, this time by fertilizer company CF Industries Inc., which claims the state — not the federal government — should be the primary authority in adopting water quality standards.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, takes issue with a rule signed by EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson on Nov. 14 that finalizes limits on nutrient pollution allowed in Florida's...
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