BNSF, Union Pacific railroads threatened with hazardous solid waste lawsuit
Published 06/21/2011, Associated Press
The Natural Resources Defense Council sent letters to Union Pacific Corp. and Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway, saying it will file a lawsuit within 90 days under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, which regulates hazardous solid waste disposal. The letter cited 16 rail yards across California from Oakland to San Bernardino.Word count: 691
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