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United States
23 Jul 2019
EPA's New Prescription For Pharmaceutical Waste
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published a new rule to address the handling, storage, transportation and disposal of hazardous waste pharmaceuticals by healthcare facilities and reverse distributors.
United States
6 Mar 2019
EPA Extends Deadline For PFAS Comments To September 28, 2018
In the wake of the PFAS National Leadership Summit convened by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on May 22-23, 2018, EPA opened a public docket to solicit comments on per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a category of man-made chemicals that have been widely used to make products because of their stain-resistant, waterproof and/or nonstick properties.
United States
9 Sep 2018
Issue Spotlight: Proper Hazardous Waste Storage And Disposal At Healthcare Facilities
With all of the regulatory obligations that hospitals and other healthcare facilities need to comply with, it might be easy to overlook an environmental law ...
United States
4 Jun 2018
CT Creates New Brownfields Program, Adopts Brownfields Tax Credit
Buried in an 881-page budget bill passed Thursday by the Connecticut General Assembly was a new program to support remediation and reuse of brownfields...
United States
6 Nov 2017
Federal Judge Blocks Merger Of Radioactive Waste Disposal Companies
The DOJ extended its long winning streak in suits seeking to block mergers as likely to lessen competition substantially in violation of Section 7 of the Clayton Act when Judge Sue L. Robinson...
United States
24 Jul 2017
The Permit Shield Defense: What The Fourth Circuit Did Not Address In Ohio Valley
The permit shield defense is derived from 33 U.S.C. § 1342(k). In a prior opinion, Piney Run Preservation Association v. County Commissioners of Carroll County...
United States
6 Feb 2017
Practical Recommendations For Implementing California Supreme Court's Latest CEQA Decision
CEQA Does Not Generally Require an Analysis of Environment's Impacts on a Project
United States
12 Jan 2016
D.C. Judge Approves Consent Decree Requiring Publication Of USEPA Rule
On May 2, 2014 the United States District Court for the District of Columbia approved a consent decree in "Appalachian Voices et. al. v McCarthy".
United States
13 May 2014
District Of Columbia Mayor Gray Announces Release Of New Sustainable DC Plan To Implement Sustainability Initiative
If Fully Implemented, Plan Could Lead to Sweeping Changes to the Regulatory Landscape for the Built Environment in the District (and Perhaps Set a Precedent for Other Parts of the Country as Well).
United States
8 Mar 2013
Recommendations for Complying with Ballona Wetlands' Definitive Rejection of ‘Converse-CEQA' Analysis
On March 21, 2012, the California Supreme Court denied the petition for review and requests for depublication of the Second District Court of Appeal’s opinion in Ballona Wetlands Land Trust et al. v. City of Los Angeles (2011) 201 Cal.App.4th 455 (Ballona Wetlands).
United States
14 Jun 2012
California Wetland Policy Proposes Sweeping New Wetland Definition and Permitting Scheme
Newly Released Preliminary Draft Broadens State Board's Jurisdiction Over 'Waters of the State'
United States
21 Mar 2012
California And The U.S. Department Of Energy Take Action To Smooth The Way For Renewable Projects
The push to support renewable energy development has resulted in several changes in state and federal law and regulations aimed at streamlining environmental review for renewable projects.
United States
17 Nov 2011
EPA Region III Issues Most Stringent MS4 Permit in the Nation to the District of Columbia
On October 5, 2011, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region III issued the long-awaited final Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) Permit (DC0000221) ("Final Permit") for the District of Columbia.
United States
12 Oct 2011
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