Article Title

The Preemption of State Hazardous and Solid Waste Regulations: The Dormant Commerce Clause Awakens Once More

Publication Title

Washington University Journal of Urban and Contemporary Law


The first three parts of this Article summarize and critique each of these decisions. The Article describes the harmful impact of the Court's application of dormant Commerce Clause doctrine in cases involving state waste regulation. The final part of the Article surveys the options available for states wishing to limit in-state disposal of out-of-state waste.