Laws and Regulations -- Pollution Prevention
This treaty strengthens protection of marine environments from dumping of waste.
Summary of the Oil Pollution Control Act of 1990 which empowers EPA to help prevent and respond to catastrophic oil spills. Provides link to full-text of the law from Cornell University.
This law was passed by the Republic of China (Taiwan) to control air pollution and protect the environment and human health.
The Environmental Protection Agency Office of Air & Radiation provides links to full text of each section of the Clean Air Act.
Subsection of the Clean Water Act.
From this site you can access resources to help you prevent occupational injuries and illnesses, comply with the Occupational Safety and Health Act, and learn about OSHA's cooperative programs.
The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act -- otherwise known as CERCLA or Superfund -- provides a Federal "Superfund" to clean up uncontrolled or...
Pollution prevention (P2) is reducing or eliminating waste at the source by modifying production processes, promoting the use of non-toxic or less-toxic substances, implementing conservation...
Cornell University provides outline of U.S. Code Title 33, Chapter 40 -- Oil Pollution, Subchapters I - Liability & Compensation, II - Prince William Sound, III - Miscellaneous, and IV - Research &...
The Oil Pollution Act (OPA) of 1990 streamlined and strengthened EPA's ability to prevent and respond to catastrophic oil spills. A trust fund financed by a tax on oil is available to clean up spills...
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