We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

EPA Sues Allied Waste For Idle Trucks

Law360 (August 14, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has asked a federal judge to fine Allied Waste Management Services of Massachusetts LLC about $2 million for allegedly leaving its trucks in idle for longer than the permitted five minute maximum on numerous occasions.

An EPA inspector found a total of 63 waste-hauling vehicles idling for longer than five minutes at four Allied Waste depots in Massachusetts during several inspections between February and April 2007, the agency claimed in a lawsuit filed on Wednesday in the U.S. District Court in...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.