Lab Supplier VWR's Facility Violates CAA, Enviro Says

Law360, New York (September 25, 2012, 2:41 PM EDT) -- Coalition for Clean Air Inc. on Monday brought suit in California federal court alleging global laboratory supplies distributor VWR International LLC failed to obtain an air emissions permit before building its 500,000-square-foot distribution facility, in violation of the Clean Air Act.

The suit claims VWR failed to get an indirect source review permit, as required by San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District Rule 9510, before receiving final approval for its new facility in Visalia. The permit governs emissions levels during new construction by requiring that...
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Case Information

Case Title

Coalition for Clean Air, Inc., et al v. VWR International, LLC

Case Number



California Eastern

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Lawrence J. O'Neill

Date Filed

September 24, 2012

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