Oil Pollution Act of 1990

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

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