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SCOTUS Hears Oral Arguments in Major Clean Water Act Case

USA - November 8 2019 The U.S. Supreme Court appeared divided following recent oral arguments on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 in a closely followed environmental case which…

Leah Hurtgen Ziemba, Samuel M. Mitchell, Scott C. Beightol.

Wisconsin Governor Proposes Sweeping PFAS Legislation

USA - May 24 2019 On May 23, 2019, Wisconsin Governor Tony Evers and Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) Secretary Preston Cole proposed far-reaching…

Leah Hurtgen Ziemba, Patricia Linn Jenness, Taylor T. Fritsch, Todd E. Palmer.

EPA Releases Draft Recommendations for Groundwater Impacted by Two PFAS Compounds

USA - April 30 2019 As public interest in per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) continues to grow, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has released…

Leah Hurtgen Ziemba, Patricia Linn Jenness, Taylor T. Fritsch, Todd E. Palmer.

Rejecting “Conduit” Theory, EPA Concludes the Clean Water Act Does Not Regulate Point Source Discharges to Groundwater

USA - April 16 2019 More than a year after seeking public comment on the extent of federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act (CWA or the Act), U.S. Environmental…

Cameron F. Field, David A. Crass, Leah Hurtgen Ziemba, Taylor T. Fritsch, Todd E. Palmer.

EPA Announces Action Plan to Address Public Health Risks Posed by PFAS Chemicals

USA - February 15 2019 On February 14, 2019, at a public event in Philadelphia, Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced that EPA had completed an Action Plan to…

David A. Crass, Emily R. Lyons, Leah Hurtgen Ziemba, Todd E. Palmer.