Environmental and Safety Laws definition

Environmental and Safety Laws means any and all applicable current and future treaties, laws (including without limitation common law), regulations, enforceable requirements, binding determinations, orders, decrees, judgments, injunctions, permits, approvals, authorizations, licenses, permissions, written notices or binding agreements issued, promulgated or entered by any Governmental Authority, relating to the environment, to employee health or safety as it pertains to the use or handling of, or exposure to, any hazardous substance or contaminant, to preservation or reclamation of natural resources or to the management, release or threatened release of any hazardous substance, contaminant, or noxious odor, including without limitation the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980, as amended by the Superfund Amendments and Reauthorization Act of 1986, the Solid Waste Disposal Act, as amended by the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976 and the Hazardous and Solid Waste Amendments of 1984, the Federal Water Pollution Control Act, as amended by the Clean Water Act of 1977, the Clean Air Act of 1970, as amended, the Toxic Substances Control Act of 1976, the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, as amended, the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act of 1986, the Safe Drinking Water Act of 1974, as amended, the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act of 1947, as amended by the Federal Environmental Pesticide Control Act of 1972, the Food Quality Protection Act of 1996, as amended, any similar or implementing state law, all amendments of any of them, and any regulations promulgated under any of them.
Environmental and Safety Laws means all Federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances, relating to the discharge, handling, disposition or treatment of Hazardous Materials and other substances or the protection of the environment or of employee health and safety, including, without limitation, CERCLA, the Hazardous Materials Transportation Act (49 U.S.C. Section 1801 et. seq.), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (42 U.S.C. Section 6901 et. seq.), the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (33 U.S.C. Section 1251 et. seq.), the Clean Air Act (42 U.S.C. Section 7401 et. seq.), the Toxic Substances Control Act (15 U.S.C. Section 2601 et. seq.), the Occupational Safety and Health Act (29 U.S.C. Section 651 et. seq.) and the Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (42 U.S.C. Section 11001 et. seq.).

Examples of Environmental and Safety Laws in a sentence

  • To the knowledge of the Company, no fact or circumstance exists that would reasonably be expected to result in the Company becoming involved in any environmental litigation or impose upon the Company any liability for violation of Environmental and Safety Laws.

  • To the knowledge of the Company, no asbestos-containing materials, polychlorinated biphenyls, underground storage tank, or landfill, impoundment or other disposal area containing Hazardous Materials is present at the property operated by the Company that will require actions under applicable Environmental and Safety Laws to clean up, remove, treat or remediate Hazardous Materials.


More Definitions of Environmental and Safety Laws

Environmental and Safety Laws shall have the meaning assigned to such term in Section 3.17.
Environmental and Safety Laws has the meaning set forth in Section 2.13(b)(i).
Environmental and Safety Laws means any applicable federal, state or local laws, ordinances, codes, regulations, rules, and orders which prohibit, regulate or control any Hazardous Material or that are intended to assure the protection of the environment, health or safety of Employees, workers or other persons, including the public. For the purposes of this Agreement, “Hazardous Materials” shall mean any material or substance that is prohibited or regulated by Environmental and Safety Laws or that has been designated by any Governmental Entity to be radioactive, toxic, hazardous, or otherwise a danger to health, reproduction or the environment, including PCBs, asbestos, petroleum, mold, and urea formaldehyde.
Environmental and Safety Laws has the meaning ascribed to it in Section 3.12(a).