Environmental Regulatory News Updates – November 2019

Posted on November 20, 2019

Obama era waters of the United States rule rescinded; EPA proposes major changes to drinking water lead and copper rule; DEC revises solvent cleaning standards; DEC seeks comment on possible hazardous waste rule updates

Environmental Regulatory News Updates – October 2019

Posted on October 25, 2019

Nw York enacts comprehensive climate change law; DEC proposes updated crematory and MSW incinerator standards; EPA and NHTSA clarify scope of federal preemption of vehicle standards; EPA proposes NESHAP residual risk/periodic technology review findings

Environmental Regulatory News Updates – September 2019

Posted on September 11, 2019

DEC proposes new stationary combustion and other air regulations; EPA proposes to update water quality certification regulations; EPA seeks comment on lists of high/low priority chemicals for TSCA risk evaluation

Environmental Regulatory Update – August 2019

Posted on August 21, 2019

Rule proposed implementing repeal of NESHAP once in, always in policy; EPA proposes NSR project emissions accounting rule; DEC seeks comment on construction general permit

Environmental Regulatory Update – June 2019

Posted on July 2, 2019

EPA issues water quality certification guidance; DEC proposes to update hazardous waste regulations; EPA proposes residual risk/periodic technology review findings for six NESHAPs

Environmental Regulatory Update – March 2019

Posted on March 20, 2019

EPA adopts new pharmaceutical waste handling program; New State NOx emission standards proposed for peaking units; DEC proposes to update architectural and industrial maintenance coating standards

Environmental Regulatory Update – February 2019

Posted on February 20, 2019

DEC exercises enforcement discretion on C&D debris management and other waste streams; EPA proposes to reverse finding underlying regulation of power plant HAPs; EPA and Army Corps propose new definition of “waters of the United States”