Clean Water Laws Being Neglected

Posted by Christine, August 11, 2010

 

Almost four decades ago, Congress passed the Clean Water Act to force polluters to disclose the toxins they dump into waterways and to give regulators the power to fine or jail offenders. States have passed pollution statutes of their own. But in recent years, violations of the Clean Water Act have risen steadily across the nation, an extensive review of water pollution records by The New York Times found.

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/09/13/us/13water.html?_r=2

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