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California Establishes Fund To Combat Wildfire Threats
On July 11, 2019, the California Legislature passed, and Governor Gavin Newsome quickly signed into law, Assembly Bill 1054, which creates the potential for a $21 billion fund to assist Californian utilities
United States
23 Jul 2019
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PFAS And Credit Transactions: Are You Protected From Environmental Liability?
PFAS, noted for its use in older non-stick cookware, fabric stain preventers, and numerous other industrial applications, is fast becoming a major environmental contaminant that is expensive
United States
30 Apr 2019
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Updated TSCA Inventory: What You Need To Know Now To Avoid Business Disruption
In 2016, after decades without any changes, Congress amended the Toxic Substances Control Act (the "TCSA") with an eye towards updating and modernizing the regulatory regime for chemical substances.
United States
26 Apr 2019
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U.S. EPA Releases Long-Awaited PFAS Action Plan
This past Valentine's Day, U.S. EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced EPA's Action Plan for regulating per- and PFAS, which are a class of synthetic chemicals that have come under increasing scrutiny.
United States
22 Feb 2019
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Negotiations Idle Between EPA, California Over Emissions Standards
As President Trump's nominee to head the Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler, cleared a key committee vote this week, a conflict between EPA and the State of California
United States
18 Feb 2019
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Medication Or Hazardous Waste? EPA Creates Significant New Requirements For Managing Unused Pharmaceuticals
On December 11, 2018, U.S. EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed a new hazardous waste pharmaceutical rule.
United States
14 Jan 2019
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Feeling Inundated? EPA Swamps The WOTUS Rule, Proposes New Definition Of "Waters Of The U.S."
Fulfilling one of President Trump's campaign promises, on December 11, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of the Army (the Corps)
United States
10 Jan 2019
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Medication Or Hazardous Waste?
While much of the environmental bar was focused on the Waters of the U.S. rulemaking, on December 11, U.S. EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed the new hazardous waste pharmaceutical rule.
United States
2 Jan 2019
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Oilfield Operators Take Note: EPA Held Public Hearing On Proposed Methane Rule That Would Relax Your Vapor Monitoring Deadlines And Streamline Your Bureaucratic Layers
Oilfield operators of every size have been busy implementing the Obama Administration's labor-intensive requirements to detect and repair vapor leaks from well site equipment,
United States
22 Nov 2018
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Nevada Voters Approve 50% Renewable Portfolio Standard By 2030
Last week, Nevada voters approved a ballot measure, Question 6, which would increase the state's renewable portfolio standard (RPS) to 50% by 2030.
United States
21 Nov 2018
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GM Bucks Feds On Emissions
We might be at least part of the way through the looking glass in the Automotive Industry as OEMs, led by General Motors,
United States
7 Nov 2018
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Oilfield Operators Take Note: EPA Is Poised To Relax Your Vapor Monitoring Deadlines And Streamline Your Bureaucratic Layers
Oilfield operators of every size have been busy implementing the Obama Administration's labor-intensive requirements to detect and repair vapor leaks from well site equipment,
United States
15 Oct 2018
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EU Votes To Slash Emissions, Setting Up A Final Vote By Member States Next Week
As we previously discussed in May, the European Commission has been considering proposals to significantly reduce CO2 ...
European Union
5 Oct 2018
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CA Votes To Go 100% Carbon-Free By 2045
Earlier this week, the California Assembly took aggressive steps to limit greenhouse gas emissions as legislators voted to require that 100 percent of the state's electricity ...
United States
5 Sep 2018
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Increasing Prominence for a Previously Overlooked Permit
They are extremely valuable to manufacturing companies investing in new projects, machinery and plants, and those experiencing frequent delays in the traditional project permitting process.
United States
4 Sep 2018
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U.S. EPA Expands Mobile Source Enforcement Initiative Targeting Operators Of Heavy-Duty Trucking Fleets
While much has been made of U.S. EPA's alleged scaling back of enforcement on various fronts and other policy changes, a wave of enforcement against mobile source engines ...
United States
27 Jun 2018
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Your Webpage Is About To Violate The Law -- And Other Changes To Prop 65 Warning Requirements
Big changes are coming to a regulation that, while well meaning, cost businesses selling products in California more than $50M in 2017 and similar amounts in prior years.
United States
30 May 2018
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European Commission Releases First Proposals For Truck CO2 Standards; Truck Industry Reacts
On May 17, 2018, the European Commission released a legislative proposal for the first ever CO2 emissions standards for heavy duty vehicles in the European Union.
European Union
22 May 2018
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California-led Coalition Files Suit To Prevent Rollback Of Vehicle Emission Standards
A coalition of states has opened a new front in the ongoing battles between the Trump Administration's efforts to streamline regulations applicable to industry and the interests favoring additional regulation.
United States
15 May 2018
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EPA Rolls Back Greenhouse Gas Emission Standards For Auto Industry
The Trump Administration has taken steps to roll back Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions standards applicable to most automobiles in the United States.
United States
11 Apr 2018
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