AP Environmental Science Environmental Laws & Treaties
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Nuclear Waste Policy Act
Phases out the production and the use of ozone depleting substances ex: CFCs.
Lists species that cannot be commercially traded as live specimens or wildlife products.
Set maximum permissible amounts of water pollutants that can be discharged into waterways. Aim: to make surface federal waters swimmable and fishable.
US government must develop a high level nuclear waste site by 2015 see Yucca Mountain