PLF’s relentless 50-Year fight to protect individuals from EPA’s ambiguity

June 07, 2023 | By CHAD WILCOX

On October 18, 1972, Congress enacted into law the Clean Water Act (CWA), giving the federal government authority to regulate pollution and quality standards for the “waters of the United States.” On March 5, 1973—just over four months later—Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) became the first public interest legal organization dedicated ...