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CalEPA extends comment period on proposal to list styrene under Prop. 65

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 3 2015

The California Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has extended the comment period about

Prop. 65 lead testing can use average exposures, appeals court confirms

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 20 2015

A California appeals court has affirmed a lower court's ruling against plaintiff Environmental Law Foundation (ELF), which alleged that the products

Attorney chastised in contaminated GE rice litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2011

A federal judge in Missouri has reprimanded a plaintiffs’ attorney involved in the genetically engineered (GE) rice multidistrict litigation for sending “false and misleading” letters about a recent settlement with Bayer CropScience “to landlords who were either unrepresented or who were represented by other counsel.”

EWG launches campaign against foods containing propylparaben

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2015

An Environmental Working Group (EWG) investigation has reportedly concluded that 49 processed snack foods contain propylparaben, a preservative

Environmental advocacy group files petition seeking protections for USDA scientists

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2015

Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER) has filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) arguing that the agency

Louisiana Supreme Court reverses class certification ruling in rail car leak case

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 23 2012

The Louisiana Supreme Court has reversed a lower court’s certification of a class of plaintiffs who alleged they were exposed to ethyl acrylic fumes from a railroad tank car leak

Defective notice dooms RCRA citizen suit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2011

The Second Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed the dismissal of a RCRA citizen suit against Omya, Inc. for failure to meet RCRA’s notice requirements

EPA issues air limits for petroleum refinery heaters and flares

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 21 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued final New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for certain heaters and flares at petroleum refineries

EPA memorandum clarifies need for approval of time-critical removal actions

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 8 2013

A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) memorandum establishes procedures that apply to the circumstances under which EPA regional offices must

Commerce Secretary declares fishery disaster for Gulf of Mexico

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 28 2010

U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Gary Locke (D) has reportedly declared a fishery disaster in the Gulf of Mexico as a result of the ongoing Deepwater Horizon oil spill’s effect on commercial and recreational fisheries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama