Recyclers v. Superfund (A): The Politics of “Unintended Consequences”

Kellogg School of Management Cases

ISSN: 2474-6568

Publication date: 20 January 2017


Follows the actions taken by the Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries to overturn an unintended consequence of the U.S. Congress Superfund legislation that dramatically increased the liability for its members, many of them small businesses.



Diermeier, D., Cutler, H., Jonathan, C. and Cutler, J. (2017), "Recyclers v. Superfund (A): The Politics of “Unintended Consequences”", Kellogg School of Management Cases.

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