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What does PRP stand for?

PRP stands for Potentially Responsible Party

This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government
  • Organizations, NGOs, schools, universities, etc.

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We have 329 other meanings of PRP in our Acronym Attic

Samples in periodicals archive:

In fact, there's almost a disincentive to use new technologies, because if a potentially responsible party uses them and they fail, the EPA will make the PRP do it over again until it's right.
The problem has resulted from the requirements in CERCLA (the Superfund law) and other federal and state environmental statutes, which impose upon the potentially responsible party (PRP) the absolute obligation to bear the cost of the cleanup of the property, which obligation continues even if the property is sold to a third party.
89-6835, which includes disclosure examples and gives the SEC s views on several disclosure matters, including a registrant's designation by the EPA as a potentially responsible party under CERCLA.