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Scientific debate heats up over safety of grease-resistant chemicals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

More than 200 scientists have signed a statement published in Environmental Health Perspectives that calls for limits on the use of certain water-


“Nitrite in combination with amines or amides” under consideration for Prop. 65 listing
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

The California Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has asked the Carcinogen Identification


Poultry health focus of upcoming APHIS meeting
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is convening a public meeting of the General Conference


Court denies claim of selective prosecution for hazardous material transportation violations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

A federal court in California has denied a defendant's motion to compel discovery on his claim that he had been the subject of selective criminal


Federal court finds sole shareholder liable as current operator under CERCLA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2011

A federal court in New Jersey has ruled that the sole shareholder of a single-purpose entity which owns a contaminated facility is liable as a current operator under CERCLA


EPA obtains penalties from three Missouri pesticide distributors
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 21 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has reportedly obtained civil penalties from three Missouri pesticide distributors for selling allegedly unregistered and misbranded pesticides


Environmental groups sue NJDEP over withdrawal from RGGI
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 15 2012

Two environmental groups, the Natural Resources Defense Council and Environment New Jersey, have reportedly filed a notice with the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, that they will challenge a New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJ DEP) decision to withdraw from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI


OEHHA finalizes Prop. 65 listings for ethanol in alcoholic beverages, salted fish
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) recently finalized its decision to add ethanol in alcoholic beverages and Chinese-style salted fish to the state's list of carcinogenic chemicals


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.”


Florida company sentenced for illegal importation of HCFC-22
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2011

A federal court has reportedly sentenced a Florida company to three years of probation and ordered it to pay a $206,140 criminal fine after it entered a guilty plea to charges of using false invoices and statements to import 1,874 cylinders of hydrochlorofluorocarbon22 (HCFC22