environmental law review - Chapter Review 1. The following...

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Chapter Review 1. The following table provides a list of environmental statutes: Air Pollution Water Pollution Waste Disposal Chemicals Natural Resources Clean Air Act Clean Water Act Resource Conservation and Recovery Act Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act National Environmental Policy Act Safe Drinking Water Act Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (Superfund or CERCLA) Federal Food, Drug, Cosmetic Act Endangered Species Act Ocean Dumping Act Food Quality Protection Act Oil Pollution Act Toxic Substances Control Act 2. Under the Clean Air Act of 1970, the Environmental Protection Agency must establish national ambient air quality standards for both primary and secondary pollution. States must produce implementation plans to meet the EPA standards. 3. Under the Clean Air Act, power plants may trade emission allowances. 4. The Clean Water Act prohibits the discharge of pollution into water without a permit from the EPA. States must set EPA-approved water quality standards and develop plans to achieve them. The
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