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Dec 14, 2004

Environmental Practice Briefing - Developments in Historic Contamination Liability and Cleanup Schemes in the United States

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While most modern environmental laws governing air, water and soil pollution in the United States were enacted in the 1960s and early 1970s, it took several high-profile events, including the discovery of toxic chemicals buried under a residential community in Love Canal, New York, to focus legislators on environmental contamination due to historic industrial operations.

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