Oil Pollution Act of 1990
- A federal law that mandates oil transport vessels and facilities to have a cleanup plan for oil spills, and that increases penalties for pollution
- After an oil spill in the ocean, the company faced heavy fines under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990.
- To abide by the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, the vessel was equipped with an extensive oil spill cleanup plan.
- Under the Oil Pollution Act of 1990, the factory was charged for the environmental damage caused by the oil spill.