Water Quality and Wetlands Committee Report
155 WATER QUALITY AND WETLANDS 2009 Annual Report1 I. JUDICIAL DEVELOPMENTS A. CWA Section 303 – Water Quality Standards 1. Water Quality Standards In Santa Monica Baykeeper v. Kramer Metals, Inc., the plaintiff sought to enforce alleged violations of the Clean Water Act (CWA) by the owner/operator of scrap metal recycling plants. The plaintiff moved for summary judgment on several grounds, including that the discharge from Kramer’s facilities was in excess of water quality standards and in...