Pennsylvania Senate Approves Landfill Expansion Restrictions

Date: June 23, 2005

Source: News Room

By a margin of 49-1, the Pennsylvania Senate has approved a measure requiring a landfill owner to certify that a landfill has no outstanding violations before applying for state approval to expand. The state could also levy fines of up to $50,000 per violation for landfills that repeatedly violate the same regulation.
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