DC Circ. Won't Rehear Fight Over EPA Sewage Incinerator Rule

Law360, New York (October 25, 2013, 3:58 PM EDT) -- The D.C. Circuit on Thursday shot down an environmental group's request to reconsider a decision on federal emissions limits for sewage sludge incinerators, which found that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had to reconsider the rule but did not explicitly call for tougher standards.

The Sierra Club argued that the appeals court should have found the EPA at fault for failing to determine the maximum achievable degree of reduction for the incinerator emissions, but it couldn't convince the appeals court that the case needed to be...
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Case Information

Case Title

Natl Assoc of Clean Water Agen v. EPA, et al

Case Number



Appellate - DC Circuit

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Date Filed

May 6, 2011

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