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NAS Report Finds No Evidence of Human Health Risk from GE Crops
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

The National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NAS) has published a report finding "no substantiated evidence of a difference in risks


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


Generating station reheater replacement not exempted from NSR as RMRR
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2012

A Louisiana federal court has decided that an electricity generating station’s replacement of two primary reheaters could not reasonably be exempted from New Source Review under the Clean Air Act as routine maintenance, repair or replacement


Class action stayed and Prop. 65 action settled in Pepsi 4-MEI disputes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2015

A California state court has approved the settlement agreement in a lawsuit brought by the Center for Environmental Health (CEH) alleging that


Federal Court defines land disposal and active management under RCRA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2013

A federal court in New York has adopted specific definitions for two common terms, "land disposal" and "active management," for purposes of a


EWG advises consumers to avoid certain food additives in updated Guide
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 14 2014

Consumer advocacy watchdog Environmental Working Group (EWG) has issued a new iteration of its "Dirty Dozen Guide to Food Additives." Reportedly


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


Federal court finds Colorado coal plant violated MACT standards
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 12 2012

A federal court in Colorado has determined that a coal-fired power plant violated Clean Air Act (CAA) requirements when the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) regulatory regime changed as a result of challenges to EPA regulations


EPA finalizes NESHAPs for coal- and oil-fired power plants
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a final rule setting national emission standards for hazardous air pollutants (NESHAPs) from coal- and oil-fired electric utility steam generating units (EGUs) and standards of performance for fossil-fuel-fired electric utility, industrial-commercial-institutional and small industrial-commercial-institutional steam generating units


Industry takes aim at draft UCSF report on nanomaterial regulation in California
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2010

Concerned about regulatory coordination issues, the omission of new environmental data and an apparent failure to recognize collaborative stakeholder efforts, nanotech industry interests have reportedly urged CalEPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) and researchers with the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) to revise a draft April 2010 report on nanomaterial regulation