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States Draft Legislation Following EPA's PFAS Action Plan

Shortly after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s February 2019 release of its PFAS Action Plan, many states are following suit with draft legislation and other actions addressing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). California The California Water Resources Control Board...

U.S. Supreme Court Denies Certiorari on Class Certification Issue
Maryland Legislators Propose Raising State’s Renewable Portfolio Standard to 50%
Sixth Circuit Halts Qualified Immunity Claims for Bodily Integrity of Flint Residents
A Trickle of Movement on New Storage for the Yakima Basin
TSCA New Chemicals Program Continues to Suffer from Delays
Calendar of TSCA Developments in 2019 and Beyond
States Consider 93 Bills to Restrict Chemicals in 2019
Chemical Data Reporting Rule: 2019 is the Principal Reporting Year
Cleaning Product Manufacturers Gear Up for Compliance with State Ingredient Disclosure Laws
Proposition 65 2.0: Where It Is and Where It’s Going
Will Massachusetts and Other Northeastern States Move to Aggressively Price Carbon Emissions?
Port of Ridgefield Sues Railroad, Takes Nothing Under MTCA
Supreme Court to Decide Whether “Indirect” Discharges Require NPDES Permits
EPA Releases PFAS Action Plan
CEQA Guidelines Receive Update, Climate Change Drives Major Amendments
Baby Steps in a Victory for Industrial Hemp and the CBD Industry
Oregon Legislators Unveil Cap-and-Trade Bill
Offshore Wind Advances, BOEM Extends Comment Deadline for Vineyard Wind
Texas Supreme Court Holds Energy Company Can Recover Substantial Defense Costs Under Insurance Policy Covering Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
MassDEP to Focus on Regulating Only Specific PFAS Compounds
NRDC Files Court Challenge to Revived NSR Rule Almost a Decade After EPA First Published Its Project Aggregation Rule
OSHA Finalizes Rule Rescinding Electronic Submission of Certain Injury and Illness Records
Environmental Groups Petition for a Strict PFAS Drinking Water Standard in Massachusetts
California Supreme Court Finds Fresno County EIR Deficient
China Proposes Regulatory Overhaul Targeting Environmental Risks from Chemicals
EU Enacts Additional Phthalate Restrictions
EPA Overhauls Rules for Pharmaceutical Wastes That Qualify as RCRA Hazardous Wastes