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Nanotechnology: OECD revises guidance on testing of manufactured nanomaterials

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 18 2010

The Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) has revised a guidance document on safety testing of manufactured nanomaterials

FOIA: CEQ revises regulations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 20 2010

The White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) has issued a final rule revising its Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) regulations

Air: EPA proposes classifying DFW area as non-attainment for ozone

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 13 2010

EPA has issued a proposed rule to determine that the DallasFt. Worth (DFW) area did not attain the 1997 eight-hour ozone national ambient air quality standard (NAAQS

Administrative Procedure ActRCRA: Tenth Circuit rules EPA may revise tentative interpretation of regulation without rulemaking

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 27 2010

The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that EPA can revise a tentative interpretation governing the handling of magnesium waste without conducting a formal rulemaking

Coastal Zone Mgmt. Act: Fifth Circuit affirms dismissal of challenge to wind farm

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2010

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a district court decision allowing the construction of a coastal wind farm to proceed without an environmental consistency review or public comment

Greenhouse gases: cases challenging EPA’s endangerment finding held in abeyance

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2010

In light of petitions for reconsideration pending before EPA, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals has denied Virginia’s motion to remand to EPA to adduce further evidence on its endangerment findingi.e., that greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from cars and light trucks endanger public health and welfare

Clean Water Act: Pennsylvania wastewater authority agrees to settle sanitary sewer discharge violations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2010

The Williamsport Sanitary Authority (WSA) has agreed to make improvements to its combined sewer system at an estimated cost of $10 million to resolve allegations of discharge-permit violations

NEPA: Ninth Circuit rules BLM failed to take hard look at cumulative impacts of mine-exploration expansion on tribal lands

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2010

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has ordered a district court to reconsider whether the cumulative impact of a proposed expansion to a mine exploration project in Nevada requires a new environmental impact statement (EIS) under NEPA

Chemical exposure: California agency seeks comments on draft green chemistry regulations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2010

California's Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) has released draft green chemistry regulations for public comment

CWA: EPA proposes amendments to NPDES test-method regulations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 2 2010

EPA has issued a proposed rule that would amend Clean Water Act (CWA) regulations to codify that under the National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) program only "sufficiently sensitive" analytical test methods may be used when completing permit applications and when performing sampling and analysis pursuant to the monitoring requirements in a permit