Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition v. Coal-Mac, Inc.

ELR Citation: 41 ELR 20141
No(s). s. 3:10-0833, -0836 (S.D. W. Va. Mar 31, 2011)

A district court held that mining companies violated the selenium effluent limitations set forth in their state-issued NPDES and surface mining permits. The companies had sought permit modifications from the state's environmental agency, and when those requests were denied, the companies appeal...