5 RCRA Cases To Watch

Law360, New York (July 24, 2015, 5:42 PM EDT) -- The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act has recently been at the center of many high-profile legal battles, including a challenge to U.S. Environmental Protection Agency rules concerning listing criteria for corrosivity and a lawsuit over whether air pollution that settles on the ground can be considered a solid waste under the act.

Here, Law360 looks at five RCRA cases environmental attorneys should be watching.

PEER v. EPA

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility is seeking to compel the EPA to respond to a rule-making petition to amend the RCRA hazardous waste listing criteria for corrosivity. PEER alleges that the alkaline corrosivity standard...

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