Southern California Alliance of Publicly Owned Treatment Works v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Citation: 51 ELR 20153
No(s). 19-15535 (9th Cir. Aug 5, 2021)

The Ninth Circuit affirmed dismissal of a lawsuit concerning guidance issued by EPA recommending a statistical method for assessing water toxicity. Trade groups argued the Agency violated the APA and the CWA in issuing the guidance. A district court found that the guidance was not final agency actio...