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

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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Guest Commentary: New Italian Constitutional Reform: What it Means for Environmental Protection, Future Generations & Climate Litigation

Law Columbia

On February 8, 2022, the Chamber of Deputies of the Italian Republic gave its final approval to the proposed constitutional law A.C.3156-B providing environmental protection amendments to Articles 9 and 41 of the Italian Constitution.

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.

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.

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.

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.”.

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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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 19, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Law 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: May 12, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law 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. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 16, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency 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: May 13, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration United States Department of AgricultureA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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DOJ Announces Three Environmental Justice Initiatives

National Law Center

The post DOJ Announces Three Environmental Justice Initiatives appeared first on National Agricultural Law Center. Brigit Rollins Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Underserved Communities, BIPOC

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 17, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Environmental Protection Agency Natural Resources Conservation ServiceA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 11, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric 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: May 20, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency Food and Drug Administration Food Safety and Inspection Service National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 29, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug Administration Labor National Marine Fisheries Service Underserved Communities, BIPOC

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 27, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Food Labeling National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationA comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE. .

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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: April 15, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric 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: April 26, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service International Trade National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Pesticides United States Department of Agriculture

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 9, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law 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. Email important additions HERE. .

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 6, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Farm Service Agency Food and Drug Administration National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration United States Department of Agriculture

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 20, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law 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: May 5, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food and Drug Administration National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Right to Farm

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EPA Adopts New Policy For ESA Consultations & New Pesticide Active Ingredients

National Law Center

On January 11, 2022, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) announced that effective immediately it had changed its policy regarding Endangered Species.

Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 28, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law 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. Email important additions HERE. .

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WOTUS Update: EPA Makes Announcement, Status Update for On-Going Lawsuits

National Law Center

On June 9, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) and the U.S. Brigit Rollins Clean Water Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency WOTUS UpdateArmy Corps of Engineers (“Corps”) released a joint statement announcing.

Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 25, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Daily Update Endangered Species Act 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: April 13, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Labeling 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: March 24, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency United States Department of AgricultureA 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: April 8, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Safety and Inspection Service Underserved Communities, BIPOC United States Department of Agriculture

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: January 24, 2021

National Law Center

REGULATORY: EPA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Notice announcing submissions under the Toxic Substances Control Act from 12/01/2021 to 12/31/2021. Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection Agency

Ag and Food Law Daily Update: March 1, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 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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Farm Groups Sue EPA Over Revocation of Chlorpyrifos Tolerances

National Law Center

Brigit Rollins Environmental Law Environmental Protection Agency Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act PesticidesOn February 9, 2022, a coalition of farm groups filed a lawsuit in the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals challenging the.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 1, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agricultural Marketing Service Environmental Protection Agency National Oceanic and Atmospheric 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: March 22, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Agritourism Environmental Protection Agency Fish and Wildlife Service Food Safety and Inspection 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: March 31, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Animal and Plant Health Inspection 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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Scope of EPA Authority Before the Supreme Court

National Law Center

Envt’l Protection Agency, No. Brigit Rollins Clean Air Act Environmental Law Environmental Protection AgencyThe United States Supreme Court recently heard arguments in West Virginia v. 20-1530 (2022), a lawsuit.

Resources for Underserved Communities: Highlight on Environmental Justice

National Law Center

Both the United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”) and the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) define environmental justice as “the fair treatment.

Ag and Food Law Daily Update: April 18, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Environmental Protection AgencyA 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: February 3, 2022

National Law Center

REGULATORY: EPA, FWS, FAS, FS, NOAA, USDA ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY Notice announcing the availability of EPA’s draft human health and ecological.

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Ag and Food Law Daily Update: May 3, 2022

National Law Center

Ag & Food Law Update Animal and Plant Health Inspection 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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