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By David Edelstein On January 25, 2017

The Nanoscale Rule

On May 12, 2017, EPA’s first rule regulating chemical substances produced at the nanoscale will take effect as part of the Toxic...


Tags: Toxic Substances Control Act, The Nanoscale Rule, EPA, nanoscale chemical substances,

In May of 2016, environmental groups sued the U.S. E.P.A., alleging that the agency failed to review and revise its regulations...


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The Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”) became law in 1976 with the objective of regulating chemicals in commerce that posed an...


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An EPA study released on June 4th, 2015 concludes that hydraulic fracturing activities “have not led to widespread, systemic...


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The Washington Post reports that the White House has proposed regulations that aim to reduce oil and gas methane emissions by 45%...


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A coalition of environmental groups have sued the U.S. EPA to compel the agency to require the disclosure of chemicals used in...


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On July 14, 2014, U.S. EPA extended the comment period for a proposed rule regarding the disclosure of chemicals used in the...


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On March 28, 2013, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit held that U.S.EPA has the authority to challenge...


Tags: Emissions, Clean Air Act, EPA, Environment

Two subcommittees of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce questioned the Administrator of U.S. EPA on the agency's proposed...


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