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EPA Unveils Scoping Analysis For Risk Evaluations Under Amended TSCA, Requests Comments On The First Ten Chemicals
EPA took a highly uniform approach for the ten scoping documents chemicals.
United States
18 Aug 2017
2
EPA Task Force Report To Revitalize The Superfund Program
Businesses and industries across the country which own or have interests in facilities and properties that may come under the broad scope of these new Superfund "Recommendations" will need to stay attuned and involved ...
United States
17 Aug 2017
3
The Montreal Protocol Is Not a Climate Change Statute
Because HFC-134a is a potent greenhouse gas.
United States
17 Aug 2017
4
Compliance Deadlines Established For The TSCA Inventory "Reset" Rule
On August 11, 2017, the EPA published in the Federal Register the TSCA Inventory Notification (Active-Inactive) Requirements, nearly two months following its release of a pre-publication version of the final rule.
United States
17 Aug 2017
5
Less Waste, More Recycling - The D.C. Circuit Cleans Up EPA's Definition Of Solid Waste
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit recently issued a decision that may be of interest to recyclers and others who generate or handle materials for recycling and reclamation.
United States
16 Aug 2017
6
You Can't Do That! DC Circuit Vacates EPA's HFCs Rule
Businesses and industries that had been impacted by the EPA's HFCs rule may wish to monitor EPA's response to this opinion carefully.
United States
16 Aug 2017
7
California Supreme Court Rejects Attorney General's Challenge To SANDAG's Transportation Plan
This case is the first time the Supreme Court addressed the relationship between Sustainable Communities and Climate Protection Act (SB 375) and California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA).
United States
16 Aug 2017
8
United States EPA Reinstates Effluent Limitations Guidelines for Dental Offices
EPA recently finalized technology-based pretreatment standards under the Clean Water Act to reduce discharges of mercury and other metals from dental offices into municipal wastewater treatment plants, also known as publicly owned treatment works (POTWs).
United States
16 Aug 2017
9
California Attempts To Fill The Clean Water Act Breach
The Proposed Rule includes a definition of wetlands applicable to State Water Board programs, which is much more broad than the federal definition under the Clean Water Act.
United States
15 Aug 2017
10
U.S. Government Liable Under CERCLA As Owner For Mining Patent Leases In $1 Billion Environmental Clean-Up
On July 19th, the Tenth Circuit determined that the U.S. government is liable for environmental contamination at a mining site operated by Chevron and other mining entities...
United States
14 Aug 2017
11
State Programs To Encourage Zero-Emitting Generation Are Really, Really, Constitutional
Hard on the heels of decision upholding the Illinois "zero-emission credit" program to prop up nuclear plants in that state...
United States
11 Aug 2017
12
Environmental Regulation And The Return To Regular Order
Senator John McCain made a dramatic return to the floor of the United States Senate this week following his brain cancer diagnosis.
United States
11 Aug 2017
13
Wild Ride Ahead For Stakeholders Affected By Regulatory Changes
While some of the Trump administration's regulatory changes may be effected im¬mediately through executive order, the most significant measures will need to grind their way through the adminis¬trative process...
United States
10 Aug 2017
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EPA Finalizes TSCA Reform Framework Rules
On July 20, 2017, EPA published in the Federal Register two final rules intended to begin implementation of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (Lautenberg Act)...
United States
10 Aug 2017
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Calif. High Court: U.S. Rail Law Doesn't Categorically Pre-Empt CEQA On Public Entity Projects
In Friends of the Eel River v. N. Coast R.R. Auth., __ Cal.5th __, No. S222472, 2017 WL 3185220 (Cal. July 27, 2017)...
United States
10 Aug 2017
16
Trump's Executive Order On Climate Change
The EPA's climate change program is a combination of rules issued under the Clean Air Act and executive orders implementing policies on greenhouse gas emissions reduction.
United States
10 Aug 2017
17
Lost Insurance Policy? Pursuing Coverage For Long-Tail Environmental Liability Still Feasible
Companies facing environmental cleanup liability typically confront claims that are brought multiple decades after the alleged polluting activity took place.
United States
9 Aug 2017
18
Coming Soon To A Massachusetts Facility Near You: More Citizen Enforcement?
Earlier this week, the Massachusetts Executive Office of Environmental Affairs went live with two new web sites intended to increase the public availability of information concerning regulated entities in Massachusetts.
United States
9 Aug 2017
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Spate Of Suits Brought By California Communities For Sea Level Rise May Change Landscape Of Climate Change Litigation
A recent trio of cases filed in California state court seek to hold major fossil fuel companies liable for the effects of sea level rise they allege to be caused by climate change.
United States
9 Aug 2017
20
California Flips The Focus From Facility Emission Limits To Community Impact Monitoring And Mitigation
On Monday, July 17, 2017, the California legislature passed a two-bill package, Assembly Bill (AB) 398, which extends California's Cap-and-Trade Program to 2030, and AB 617...
United States
9 Aug 2017
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