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October 20, 2001 | Case

Recycling A Toxic Fleet Of Ghost Ships

An Earthjustice lawsuit blocked the export of nine ex-naval ghost ships full of toxic materials. The victory ensures that these dangerous ships will be dismantled and recycled safely in the U.S., preventing a long and risky shipment across open waters.

October 9, 2001 | Press Release

Settlement Reached on Air Pollution Lawsuit in San Joaquin Valley

Faced with the threat of a lawsuit, officials with the San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District have agreed to settle with four community groups a dispute about the implementation of six air pollution control measures.

September 28, 2001 | Press Release

Court Rejects Clean Air Label For Cincinnati

Earthjustice called a recent federal appeals court decision that rejected designation of metropolitan Cincinnati as a clean air region "an important step in ensuring the citizens of Cincinnati have healthy air to breathe."

September 18, 2001 | Press Release

Schregardus Withdraws Nomination to EPA

Donald Schregardus, the Bush administration nominee for the EPA's top enforcement position, withdraws his name from consideration.

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