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Alkermes' Approach to Environmental Protection and Sustainability

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DESCRIPTION: Environmental Protection and Sustainability. We strive to conduct our business activities in a manner that minimizes the environmental impacts of our operations and promotes effective stewardship of environmental resources. SOURCE: Alkermes.

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Cumulative Impacts: Why Environmental Protections Need to Take Them into Account

Union of Concerned Scientists

When I began working as a state government scientist in Minnesota, I was motivated to advance environmental protections that prevent against pollutants from crossing from one environmental medium to another, such as from the air to water.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Ranks Hormel Foods in Top 100 for Green Power Use

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Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Fortune 500 ® list of the largest green power users from the Green Power Partnership (GPP). Environmental Protection Agency for our green power use,” said Mark Coffey, group vice president of supply chain for Hormel Foods. “We

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Environmental protection: Net zero efforts add up

Environmental News Bits

Read the full story in Chemical Processing. The experiences of Solvay, BASF and Chemours illustrate how chemical companies are refining their strategies to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and, ultimately, become carbon neutral, i.e., have net zero emissions. All aspects of production, from energy generation to global supply chains, are under the spotlight. Chemical manufacturing Corporate sustainability

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Tension between public health and environmental protection

Environment, Law, and History

Hughes makes the important point that environmental regulation has borrowed from public health regulation above all in the form of the use of criminal law as a tool of prevention of harm, rather than sanctioning of individual wrongdoing.

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Yum China Launches Low-Carbon Environmental Protection Campaign to Drive Consumers to Embrace Low-Carbon Life

3BL Media

Qu Cuirong, CEO of Yum China, said, "Utilizing our strong online and offline connections with consumers, we hope to encourage and reward more environmentally friendly choices and continuously deepen public awareness of environmental protection. SOURCE: Yum China.

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Trane Technologies Statement on Supreme Court Ruling in West Virginia v. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

3BL Media

DESCRIPTION: SWORDS, Ireland, July 5, 2022 /3BL Media/ - Dave Regnery, chair and CEO of Trane Technologies (NYSE: TT), a global climate innovator, issued the following statement regarding the 6-3 ruling from the Supreme Court of the United States in the environmental enforcement case West Virginia v. It will take industry, government, NGOs and citizens working together to protect our planet. SOURCE: Trane Technologies.

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Pritzker signs bill amending Environmental Protection Act to prohibit disposal by incineration of PFAS

Environmental News Bits

Governor JB Pritzker signed HB 4818 Wednesday, an amendment to the Environmental Protection Act prohibiting the disposal by incineration of any perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), including aqueous film forming foam (AFFF). Read the full story at WAND.

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EPA Recognizes LG for Green Power Leadership

3BL Media

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized LG Electronics USA as one of the largest green power users among technology and telecommunications partners in the EPA’s Green Power Partnership. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency U.S.

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Greenberg Traurig Establishes Environmental Protection Practice Led by Counsel Barbara Pancer

E2 Law Blog

The Greenberg Traurig Warsaw office has established an Environmental Protection Practice to provide clients with high-quality legal advice related to all aspects of environmental law.

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Should New Gas Stoves Be Banned?

Union of Concerned Scientists

As far back as 1986, scientists at the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) warned the CSPC about gas stoves’ potential health risks. Climate Change Energy climate-change Consumer Product Safety Commission environmental protection agency gas stoves natural gas

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Senate passes first major update to Canadian Environmental Protection Act in two decades

Enviromental Defense

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, BREAST CANCER ACTION QUEBEC, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, ECOJUSTICE. Bill S-5 modernizes Canada’s cornerstone environmental law on pollution and toxic substances.

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Environmental Health Project: Public Health Impacts Of Blue Hydrogen Production, Health, Environmental Protections Needed

PA Environment Daily

For more information on programs, initiatives, upcoming events and how you can get involved, visit the Environmental Health Project website or follow them on Facebook or Twitter. Related Articles - Health: -- Environmental Health Project: PA’s Natural Gas Boom - What Went Wrong?

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Environmental and health groups call out big polluters for lobbying the Senate to weaken and delay environmental protection bill

Enviromental Defense

OTTAWA | TRADITIONAL, UNCEDED TERRITORY OF THE ALGONQUIN ANISHNAABEG PEOPLE – Today, the Senate Energy, Environment and Natural Resources ( ENEV ) Committee completes its review of Bill S-5, a long-awaited government bill to modernize the Canadian Environmental Protection Act.

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MPs must seize the opportunity to strengthen bill to update environmental protection law

Enviromental Defense

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, BREAST CANCER ACTION QUEBEC, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, ECOJUSTICE. It has been over two decades since CEPA, Canada’s cornerstone environmental protection law, was last modernized.

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Parliament Must Prioritize Passage of Strong Environmental Protection Bill

Enviromental Defense

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, BREAST CANCER ACTION QUEBEC, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, ECOJUSTICE, ÉQUITERRE. CEPA is supposed to protect Canadians from harmful pollution and toxic chemicals, but it has not been updated in over 20 years.

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Guest Essay: Commonwealth Budget Should Fully Fund Environmental Protection

PA Environment Daily

Greg Vitali, Minority Chair House Environmental Committee Gov. Regrettably, this annual budget has shortchanged the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection for many years. He is the Democratic chairman of the House Environmental Resource and Energy Committee.

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Long-awaited environmental protection bill one step closer to becoming law

Enviromental Defense

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, BREAST CANCER ACTION QUEBEC, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, ECOJUSTICE. Groups welcome Senate committee amendments to protect the right to a healthy environment and close loopholes.

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House Republicans Now Want To Take Away All DEP’s Application Fee Revenue To Further De-Fund Environmental Protection Programs

PA Environment Daily

In reality, this is just another attempt by House Republicans to cut funding to DEP for environmental protection programs. House Bill 1755 was referred to the House Environmental Resources and Energy Committee. On August 5, Rep.

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EPA Releases New Environmental Justice Guidance Document

National Law Center

Earlier this month, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) released a new guidance document regarding the agency’s authority to consider the cumulative. The post EPA Releases New Environmental Justice Guidance Document appeared first on National Agricultural Law Center.

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Warrantless Powers of Inspection under the Environmental Protection Act

Law of the Lands

AS PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED IN THE RURAL VOICE : Section 156(1) of Ontario’s Environmental Protection Act (“EPA”) authorizes a provincial officer, without a warrant or court order, to inspect any location in which or from which a contaminant “is being, has been or may be discharged in to the natural environment.”

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WOTUS Update: EPA Releases Highly Anticipated Final Rule to Redefine “Waters of the United States”

National Law Center

On December 30, 2022, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) released its long-awaited rule to redefine the definition of “waters of the. Brigit Rollins Clean Water Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency WOTUS Update

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The Supreme Court’s Latest Decision Is a Blow to Stopping Climate Change

Union of Concerned Scientists

Environmental Protection Agency et al. Once Congress passes protective laws like the Clean Air Act, agencies have generally had deference to implement those laws based on the latest scientific evidence of harms caused by pollutants and options to limit those harms.

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More Than Two Dozen Companies Urge EPA: Let California, Other States, Build the Clean Truck Industry

3BL Media

Environmental Protection Agency to allow California and other states to set ambitious rules that will grow the market for clean medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, as well as the industries needed to support them. SOURCE: Ceres.

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Enviro Groups Ask EPA to Revisit CWA CAFO Rules

National Law Center

In October 2022, a coalition of environmental groups filed a lawsuit asking the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to formally respond to. Brigit Rollins Clean Water Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency

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As EPA’s NOx Rules for Heavy-Duty Vehicles Falls Short, Ceres Presses for More Ambitious Emissions Standards

3BL Media

Environmental Protection Agency acted today to reduce dangerous smog-forming pollutants from trucks, issuing a rule targeting nitrogen oxide (NOx) emissions from heavy-duty vehicles. KEYWORDS: nitrogen oxide, Environmental Protection Agency, CERES. SOURCE: Ceres.

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Strengthen and pass long-awaited bill to modernize Canada’s environmental protection act, groups urge Senate committee

Enviromental Defense

ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENCE, BREAST CANCER ACTION QUEBEC, CANADIAN ASSOCIATION OF PHYSICIANS FOR THE ENVIRONMENT, DAVID SUZUKI FOUNDATION, ECOJUSTICE, ÉQUITERRE. Action on CEPA now is action for the future of public health and environmental justice.”.

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The Home Depot Wins 2022 WaterSense Retail Partner of the Year

3BL Media

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Environmental Protection Agency. Environmental Protection AgencySOURCE: The Home Depot.

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Top Environmental Law Topics from 2022

National Law Center

Over the past year, the environmental law arena has seen various issues and developments that have had impacts on agriculture. The post Top Environmental Law Topics from 2022 appeared first on National Agricultural Law Center.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: September 6, 2022

National Law Center

REGULATORY: EPA, FWS, FAS, USDA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Final rule announcing that EPA is taking direct final action on the authorization.

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Fuel-supply company fined $200,000 for offences under the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999

Manning Law

This action is contrary to subparagraph 29(b)(i) of the Storage Tank Systems for Petroleum Products and Allied Petroleum Products Regulations , made pursuant to the Canadian Environmental Protection Act, 1999. The penalty will be directed to the Government of Canada’s Environmental Damages Fund. Manning Environmental Law is a Canadian law firm based in Toronto, Ontario. Our practice is focussed on environmental law, energy law and aboriginal law. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: November 8, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agencies Daily Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: November 2, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agencies Daily Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: November 4, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agencies Agricultural Marketing Service Daily Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Natural Resources Conservation ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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3 Steps to Find and Fix Household Leaks

3BL Media

Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) WaterSense program encourages homeowners to find and fix leaks during the annual Fix a Leak Week, March 14 through March 20. KEYWORDS: The Home Depot, NYSE: HD, Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA), Water Sense.

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The Feed: Vol. 1, Issue 2

National Law Center

Clean Water Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Land Ownership Pesticides The FeedThe Feed is a bi-weekly publication highlighting recent legal developments affecting agriculture. Click below to sign up for The Feed, and. The post The Feed: Vol.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: October 28, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Daily Update Environmental Protection Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: October 25, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Daily Update Environmental Protection Agency Federal Crop Insurance CorporationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Pesticide Review: Recent Actions from Various Pesticide Legal Challenges

National Law Center

Brigit Rollins Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act PesticidesThe past several weeks have seen developments in various on-going legal disputes over pesticides.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: October 10, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Daily Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: October 12, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: September 20, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: September 7, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Aquaculture Environmental Protection Agency PesticidesA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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