National Environmental Law Center

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Exxon, Enviros Tangle Over Refinery Pollution Liability
By Keith GoldbergLaw360, New York (November 22, 2016, 4:29 PM EST) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. and environmentalists Read More
For Violating Clean Water Act, Glastonbury Company Forced to Pay Thousands
A settlement has been reached in a complaint filed against a Glastonbury, Connecticut metals-treatment company. Read More