• EPA Focuses On Colleges and Universities
  • May 7, 2003
  • Law Firm: Dechert LLP - Office
  • According to the EPA, many universities and colleges have been inspected with resultant fines ranging as high as $1.8 million for violations of environmental laws. The carrot offered to conduct self-audits reaches beyond being a good environmental citizen; EPA may waive or reduce penalties for self-reported and corrected violations.