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The CWA made it unlawful to discharge any pollutant from a point source into navigable waters, unless a permit was obtained.

(a) True

(b) False

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Query is from Environmental Legislation topic in section Environmental Legislation of Hazardous Waste Management

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The correct option is (a) True

For explanation I would say: EPA’s National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) permit program controls discharges. Industrial, municipal, and other facilities must obtain permits if their discharges go directly to surface waters.

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