Walmart, GSA Settle With EPA Over Calif. Emissions Foul

Law360, San Jose (November 29, 2017, 8:14 PM EST) -- Wal-Mart Transportation LLC and the U.S. General Services Administration recently agreed to separate settlements with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over pollution-spewing trucks that had not been upgraded to reduce diesel emissions as required by California, the EPA announced Wednesday.

The agreements require the entities to install diesel particulate filters on their truck fleets to resolve the alleged violations of a California regulation that requires diesel trucks and buses that operate in the state to have the air-quality augmentation.

“EPA will continue to ensure that all...
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