Current filters:  
USA
Environment
Waste Management
United States
Tonkon Torp
They may not realize it, but the manufacturers of many of America's favorite foods are subject to a multitude of environmental regulations for food and beverage companies.
Riker Danzig Scherer Hyland & Perretti
Most people don't think of the environmental impact of cannabis, but producing cannabis products can be energy intensive and involve issues relating to water, air quality, and waste management.
Baker Botts
Carbon capture, use, and storage ("CCUS") is widely viewed as a critical tool for reducing atmospheric emissions of anthropogenic carbon dioxide ("CO2").
Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders
The topic of environmental justice garnered more attention as the Biden-Harris administration took office. On February 11, HB 432 was introduced by six Democrats in Georgia's House of Representatives.
Jenner & Block
On Friday, April 30, 2021, the Biden Administration's Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced significant steps the agency intends to take under the Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Program...
Jenner & Block
We close out the Corporate Environmental Lawyer Blog's weeklong celebration of Earth Day with the two federal programs aimed at cleaning up existing toxic waste sites and preventing the creation of new ones: CERCLA and RCRA.
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
The 87th Legislative Session's filing deadline of March 12, 2021 has come and gone, giving us an opportunity to survey the full suite of environmental bills ...
Jones Day
In recent years, the scientific and regulatory communities have paid increasing attention to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, which have been common components for decades in consumer and industrial products ...
Holland & Knight
Senior Democrats from the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce introduced on March 2, 2021, their comprehensive climate bill, the Climate Leadership and Environmental Action for our Nation's...
Arnold & Porter
In the months since our 2020 update on federal actions affecting per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has continued to take action on its PFAS Action Plan.
Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
January 19, 2021 – In a pro bono victory, HHR helped New York City's "waste equity law" prevail against another challenge from the waste industry in a state appeals court.
Holland & Knight
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a press release on Nov. 30, 2020, describing recommendations from the per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS)
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff
The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act ("CERCLA"), also known as the Superfund law, imposes strict,...
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff
The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act ("CERCLA"), also known as the Superfund law, imposes strict, joint and several, and retroactive liability.
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff
With its imposition of strict, joint and several, and retroactive liability, the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 ("CERCLA"),
Ballard Spahr LLP
The Pennsylvania legislature is close to enacting House Bill 1808. Already approved by the Pennsylvania House, the measure could benefit an emerging industry known as Advanced Recycling that diverts
Schwabe Williamson & Wyatt
There are hundreds of active and former landfills in Oregon regulated by the Department of Environmental Quality.
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff
The federal Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 ("CERCLA")
Foley Hoag LLP
Last week, Judge Scott Skavdahl vacated BLM's 2016 methane Waste Prevention Rule. The Judge spends 10 pages documenting the "loopty-loops" of the litigation
Taft Stettinius & Hollister
In Waste Management, Inc. v. AIG Specialty Insurance Co, ___ F.3d ___, No. 19-20674, 2020 WL 5268504 (Sept. 4. 2020), the Fifth Circuit affirmed summary judgment for AIG Specialty Insurance Company, holding it had no duty ...
FREE News Alerts
Sign Up for our free News Alerts - All the latest articles on your chosen topics condensed into a free bi-weekly email.
Popular Contributors
Upcoming Events
Mondaq Social Media