10 Air Quality Influencers You Should Know

Breezometer

Air pollution impacts every aspect of our lives, especially health. Companies across all industries now seek to integrate environmental intelligence into their offerings and provide actionable insights to improve daily health choices. Simon Birkett - Clean Air in London.

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EPA Recognizes 2 PA Companies With Top Environmental Performers and Leaders For Freight Supply Chain Efficiency

PA Environment Daily

Environmental Protection Agency recognized two Pennsylvania companies-- Pittsburgh-based Armada Supply Chain Partners , and Reading-based Penske Logistics LLC -- as industry leaders in freight supply chain environmental performance and energy efficiency. For 17 years, EPA’s SmartWay Transport Partnership has empowered businesses to move goods in the cleanest, most energy-efficient way possible, while protecting public health and reducing air pollution.”

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Biden Administration Accelerates Federal Regulation of PFAS

Ohio Environmental Law

This week the Biden Administration released their PFAS Strategic Roadmap which sets forth ambitious action on regulation of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl Substances (PFAS) pollution, including targeted action with deadlines for eight different federal agencies.

PFAS…The Forever Chemicals

Capaccio Environmental

EPA is taking a lifecycle approach to PFAS by focusing on not only the existing pollution but also the prevention of new contamination. The Biden-Harris administration’s Plan to Combat PFAS Pollution was published in October 2021.

Lessons from the Pandemic About Making Decisions Without Statutes

Acoel

9, 2022) at SR-7. In my January 2021 column for the Legal Intelligencer ’s Pennsylvania Law Weekly I suggested the opposite, or maybe an inside-out version of the same thing: “[t]he governmental response to the viral pandemic is. Legislatures have left executive branch officials for the most part without specifically tailored statutory tools to impose public health measures in response to the pandemic. Posted on January 11, 2022 by David G. Mandelbaum.

Flurry of PFAS Actions in the First 100 Days of the Biden Administration: The Highlights

Cole Sholtz

However, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has not yet established any enforceable drinking water or remediation standards for any PFAS chemical. As the body of evidence showing potential adverse health effects and the high prevalence of PFAS in the environment increases, so do the calls for federal regulation from environmental organizations, the public, and even Congress. Provides hazard identification, dose-response information, and toxicity values.

Environmental Law: Government and Public Policy Towards the Environment

Environmental Science

What is Environmental Law? However, the term “environmental law” does not just cover government legislation. It can also apply a method of land management on a kind of understanding of acting responsibly and ethically. Useful Environmental Law Terms. Pollution.

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The Chemical Compound—August 2021

Arnold Porter

This includes emerging contaminants as well as substances identified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or the Agency) under the 2016 amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for prioritization, risk evaluation, or regulation.

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The Chemical Compound—May 2021

Arnold Porter

This includes emerging contaminants as well as substances identified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA or the Agency) under the 2016 amendments to the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) for prioritization, risk evaluation, or regulation.

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March 2018 Updates to the Climate Case Charts

Law Columbia

It demands to be governed by as universal a rule of apportioning responsibility as is available.” First, the court said the cities’ novel theories of liability based on the defendants’ sales of their product did not differentiate their claims from earlier transboundary pollution suits in which the Supreme Court ( American Electric Power Co. California Federal Court Upheld Environmental Law Waivers for Border Wall. In re: Border Infrastructure Environmental Litigation , No.

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The Trump Watch: What Does the New Administration Portend for the Environment?

Vermont Law

We’ve peered into our crystal ball, admittedly the same crystal ball used by those at The New York Times for its prediction that Clinton had an almost 90 percent chance of winning the presidency, but nonetheless, here are our predictions regarding several of the policy decisions the Trump Administration will make on the most significant environmental issues we face. Global warming is happening, and humans are responsible for at least some of it. Environmental Justice. “It

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