Essays Tagged: "Superfund"

EPA Superfund Sites

Well Researched Good PaperENC 1102Ms. Hooton28 March 1995The Escambia Treating Company (ETC) Superfund Site has been mistreated and neglected for years; a combination of bureaucracy in Washingt ... s passed 'The Comprehensive Environmental Response, compensation, and Liability Act,' also known as Superfund. The Act is financed by industry tax (GAIN Can 2). Superfund was originally enacted by Con ...

(15 pages) 111 0 4.1 Mar/1995

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

The Evolving Brownfield Situation

background of brownfields, both their physical creation and inception of brownfields status via the Superfund law. The background discussion will continue with an examination of redevelopment issues p ... mprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), commonly known as the Superfund law. Subsequently, many states have passed their own Superfund laws. The federal Superfund ...

(17 pages) 165 0 3.8 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Environmental ethical dilemna

, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act, known as CERCLA or the Superfund, and the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, C ... ectly. This can become a criminal crime if not fulfilled.The second act, known as the CERCLA or the Superfund, legal ramifications also include individual and company's actions and knowledge of wrongd ...

(9 pages) 590 2 3.5 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Hazardous Waste Clean-Up Efforts in California

d hazardous wastes are only one small ingredient in the remediation problem. California has several Superfund sites that pose problems for the government and for people who live in the area. No one wa ... he area. No one wants a Superfund site in their backyard. One such site is called the Iron Mountain Superfund site in California. The Richmond mine of the Iron Mountain copper deposit, unfortunately, ...

(6 pages) 87 0 3.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

A look at the history of the environmental movement in the U.S

toxic wastes had and have on the environment, which paved the rode for the government to create the superfund?The environmental movement started in the late nineteenth century and early twentieth cent ...

(8 pages) 227 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Al Gore

f Congress, one of his major initiatives to provide for a better environment was the passage of the Superfund law in the 1980s (Vice President Al Gore's Initiatives 19-21).The Superfund law was design ... es of hazardous substances that are severe, but not necessarily life threatening (CERCLA Overview | Superfund | US EPA 1-3).Another part of this law is a trust called the Superfund, which the law gets ...

(9 pages) 17 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays


r of Australia, June 30, Canberra[9] Hely, S., Why Australian super law outshines UK pensions law", Superfunds, April, pp.18 - 20[10] Scheiwe, D.J. (1996), "Are defined benefit plans fundamentally a f ...

(4 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing