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Zack Hutchins
Director of Communications

February 16, 2000

Council raises environmental issues
Urges fair fees, use-based cleanup, liability reform

Any Superfund refinancing and brownfield reform should emphasize appropriate cleanup standards, fair funding, and reformed liability limits for parties that clean sites, The Business Council has told legislative leaders. In a Feb. 15 letter to lawmakers on environmental proposals in the Executive Budget, Ken Pokalsky, The Council's director of environmental and regulatory programs, argued that: