Pollution Control

"Pollution Control," in Arden Rowell and Josephine van Zeben, Essential Environmental Law: The United States (California Press, Forthcoming).

University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-22

36 Pages Posted: 22 Feb 2019

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Arden Rowell

University of Illinois College of Law

Josephine A. W. van Zeben

Wageningen University and Research

Date Written: February 1, 2019

Abstract

This book chapter presents the basics of U.S. environmental law on pollution control. It is intended for non-specialists interested in environmental law, and for foreign lawyers curious about how the U.S. uses environmental law to address environmental problems. It addresses the essentials of federal U.S. air pollution law, water pollution law, soil pollution, regulation of toxic substances, and waste management.

Keywords: pollution control, environmental law, air pollution, water pollution, management, soil pollution, toxic substances, Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Safe Drinking Water Act, Toxic Substances Control Act, Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, CERCLA, Superfund, FIFRA, SMCRA, PPA, CAA, CWA, SDWA

JEL Classification: K1, K32

Suggested Citation

Rowell, Arden and van Zeben, Josephine A. W., Pollution Control (February 1, 2019). "Pollution Control," in Arden Rowell and Josephine van Zeben, Essential Environmental Law: The United States (California Press, Forthcoming).; University of Illinois College of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 19-22. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3330170 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.3330170

Arden Rowell (Contact Author)

University of Illinois College of Law ( email )

504 E. Pennsylvania Avenue
Champaign, IL 61820
United States

Josephine A. W. Van Zeben

Wageningen University and Research ( email )

Hollandseweg 1
Wageningen, 6706KN
Netherlands

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