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EPA Updates Enforcement Policy for Tampering and Defeat Devices

USA - December 7 2020 On November 23, 2020, EPA issued a prepublication notice regarding (i) the availability of EPA’s revised Enforcement Policy for vehicle and engine…

Joshua H. Van Eaton, Daniel B. Schulson, Grant Tolley

Massachusetts Finalizes Drinking Water Standard for PFAS

USA - September 28 2020 Massachusetts is establishing a drinking water limit of 20 ppt for six PFAS, combined. Final regulations are anticipated to be published in the…

Nessa Horewitch Coppinger, Jeanine L.G. Grachuk

EPA Abandons Joint Issuance of Surface Water Discharge Permits with Massachusetts

USA - July 28 2020 In a surprising twist in the permitting relationship between the federal and state governments, U.S. EPA has unilaterally stopped jointly issuing…

Marc J. Goldstein, Jeanine L.G. Grachuk

MassDEP Reopens Public Comment Period for Targeted Issues in Draft 2020-2030 Solid Waste Master Plan

USA - July 8 2020 The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection is reopening the public comment period on its draft Solid Waste Master Plan for 2020-2030 in…

Brook J. Detterman, Marc J. Goldstein, Stephen M. Richmond

MassDEP Proposes Stringent MCL and Finalizes Cleanup Standards for Six PFAS

USA - December 17 2019 On December 13, 2019, the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) announced two significant actions addressing per- and…

Nessa Horewitch Coppinger, Jeanine L.G. Grachuk