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Clean Water Act (CWA)

United States of America Current 1972

US corporations report on their environmental performance in regards to water pollution, act is comprehensive, includes monitoring and reporting measures to ensure compliance with clean water laws.

Issuer name

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Government ministry

Environment

More information

Main monitoring programs include wastewater management and oil spills and spill prevention.

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

data disclosure

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Water

Status

Current

Country

United States of America

Region

North America

Date of publication

1972

Issuer type

Governments (governmental department, agency)

Reporting requirements

Public law and regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

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