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|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Policy for Municipality and Municipal Solid Waste CERCLA Settlements at NPL Co-Disposal Sites.|
|Author||Herman, S. A. ;|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance.|
|Additional Subjects||Municipal wastes ; Solid waste disposal ; Government policies ; Liability ; Municipalities ; Transportation of hazardous materials ; Pollution sources ; US EPA ; Superfund ; Co-disposal ; Settlement(Law) ; Waste generation ; Potentially responsible parties ; CERCLA(Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act) ; NPL(National Priorities List)|
The purpose of this policy is to provide a fair, consistent, and efficient settlement methodology for resolving the potential liability under CERCLA of generators and transporters of municipal sewage sludge and/or municipal solid waste at co-disposal landfills on the National Priorities List (NPL), and municipal owners and operators of such sites. This policy is intended to reduce transaction costs, including those associated with third-party litigation, and to encourage global settlements at sites.