Environmental Lawis designed to introduce those without any legal or special scientific training to the system through which the nation attempts to preserve and protect the different aspects of our environment. The American Legal System: The Source of Environmental Law; The Litigation Process and Other Tools for Resolving Environmental Disputes; Administrative Law and Its Impact on the Environment; An Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy; Air-Quality Control; Water-Quality Control; Controlling Toxic Substances; Waste Management and Hazardous Releases; Energy; Natural Resources; International Environmental Law For anyone who is in business or anyone who is simply interested in environmental issues or who has a job where they have to understand environmental law.
Table of Contents
PART I: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE LAW Chapter 1. The American Legal System: The Source of Environmental Law Chapter 2. The Litigation Process and Other Tools for Resolving Environmental Disputes Chapter 3. Administrative Law and Its Impact on the Environment PART II: THE ENVIRONMENTAL LAWS Chapter 4. An Introduction to Environmental Law and Policy Chapter 5. Air-Quality Control Chapter 6. Water-Quality Control Chapter 7. Controlling Toxic Substances Chapter 8. Waste Management and Hazardous Releases Chapter 9. Energy Chapter 10. Natural Resources Chapter 11. International Environmental Law Appendix: Abbreviations and Acronyms