95 F.3d 358 (5th Cir. 1996), 95-40835, Friends of the Earth, Inc. v. Crown Cent. Petroleum Corp.
... 18 miles and three tributaries from the source of unlawful water pollution meet the fairly traceable component of the standing doctrine to sue for ...Cf. Friends of the Earth, Inc. v. Chevron Chemical Co., 900 F.Supp. 67, 75 (E.D.Tex.1995) (holding that two- to four-mile ...
511 U.S. 383 (1994), 92-1402, C & A Carbone, Inc. v. Town of Clarkstown
...See Philadelphia v. New Jersey, 437 U.S. 617 (1978); Chemical Waste Management, Inc. v. Hunt, 504 U.S. 334 (1992); Fort Gratiot ... wastewater treatment plant, water supply treatment plant, or air pollution control facility. TOWNWhen used herein, refers to the ...
598 F.2d 637 (1st Cir. 1979), 78-1454, BASF Wyandotte Corp. v. Costle
... Protection Agency, Respondent. . DOW CHEMICAL COMPANY, Petitioner, . v. . Douglas M. COSTLE, as Administrator, ...The Federal Water Pollution Control Act states as a "national goal that the discharge of pollutants ...
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Inspector General Project Notification: Evaluation of Importers' and Manufacturers' Chemical Data Reporting Under the Toxic Substance Control Act
The United States Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) has issued an August 22nd Project Notification titled: Evaluation of Importers’ and Manufacturers’ Chemical Data Reporting Under the Toxic Substance Control Act. See Project No. OPE-FY17-0025. The August 22nd memorandum is authored by Jeffrey Harris, Director, Toxics Chemical Management and Pollution...
... See Project No. OPE-FY17-0025. The August 22nd memorandum is authored by Jeffrey Harris, Director, Toxics Chemical Management and Pollution Prevention Evaluation, Office of Program Evaluation. Mr. Harris states that OIG plans to begin preliminary research to assess Chemical Data Reporting ...
- 40 CFR 721.3 - Definitions
944 F.2d 997 (2nd Cir. 1991), 90-5034, In re Chateaugay Corp.
... are injunctive provisions concerning only post-confirmation pollution or all injunctive provisions requiring cleanup of pre-petition pollution, ...See Bittner v. Borne Chemical Co., Inc., 691 F.2d 134, 137 (3d Cir.1982); In re Radio-Keith-Orpheum ...
EPA OIG Issues Report Addressing EPA’s Emergency Exemptions
On September 25, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report Measures and Management Controls Needed to Improve EPA’s Pesticide Emergency Exemption Process that details the results from the its audit done to determine whether EPA has a comprehensive pesticide emergency exemption approval process that maintains environmental and human...
... the report for the Assistant Administrator (AA) for the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention’s (OCSPP) consideration, and OCSPP’s ...
Wrap-Up of Federal and State Chemical Regulatory Developments, May 2018
Overview: - Since enactment on June 22, 2016, of the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, EPA has implemented a muscular regulatory program expressing Congress’ intent for a new and improved Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA).
... . Presenters: . . Nancy B. Beck, Ph.D., D.A.B.T. ® . . Deputy Assistant Administrator . . Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) . . Lynn L. Bergeson . . Managing Partner . . Bergeson & Campbell, P.C. (B&C ® ) . . ...
Wrap-Up of Federal and State Chemical Regulatory Developments, October 2019
TSCA/FIFRA/TRI - EDF Reports That EPA Has “Muzzled” SACC: The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) published a September 16, 2019, blog item entitled “EPA’s latest move to deflect criticism of its TSCA risk evaluations: Muzzle its science advisors.”
... to conduct work in headquarters within the Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) and the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP), as well as Region 4. The anticipated benefits of the project are to improve controls over TSCA PMN consent orders. . EPA OIG ...
Wrap-Up of Federal and State Chemical Regulatory Developments, August 2018
TSCA/FIFRA/TRI - EPA OIG Finds Opportunities Exist To Improve CDR Rule: On July 27, 2018, EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report entitled EPA’s Chemical Data Reporting Rule Largely Implemented as Intended, but Opportunities for Improvement Exist.
...The PGCCA Program is sponsored by EPA’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP) to promote the environmental and economic benefits of developing and using green chemistry by recognizing industry innovations. In ...
725 F.3d 65 (2nd Cir. 2013), 10-4135-cv (L), In re Methyl Tertiary Butyl Ether ("MTBE") Products Liability Litigation
... contaminating City-owned wells in Queens by its release of the chemical methyl tertiary butyl ether (" MTBE" ), which Exxon used as a gasoline ... and assist the development and operation of regional air pollution prevention and control programs." 42 U.S.C. § 7401(b). See generally ...
EPA to Take Action to Improve Cost-Benefit Analyses for Agency Rulemakings
On Tuesday, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published an internal memo outlining new agency efforts to improve the consistency and transparency of cost-benefit analyses performed in conjunction with agency rulemakings. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler’s memo directs the agency’s offices of Air and Radiation, Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Land and...
...’s memo directs the agency’s offices of Air and Radiation, Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention, Land and Emergency Management, and Water ...
299 F.3d 1007 (9th Cir. 2002), 00-35667, Association to Protect Hammersley, Eld, and Totten Inlets v. Taylor Resources Inc.
...§§ 1251-1376, aims to restore and maintain the "chemical, physical and biological integrity of [the] Nation's waters." 33 U.S.C. § ... a comprehensive statutory system for controlling water pollution. To that end, it establishes the . . . NPDES permit system for regulating ...
EPA OIG Finds Opportunities Exist to Improve CDR Rule
On July 27, 2018, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report entitled EPA’s Chemical Data Reporting Rule Largely Implemented as Intended, but Opportunities for Improvement Exist. OIG conducted an audit to determine how EPA is ensuring that companies are compliant with the Chemical Data Reporting (CDR) Rule requirements under the Toxic...
... of Inspector General (OIG) issued a report entitled EPA’s Chemical Data Reporting Rule Largely Implemented as Intended, but Opportunities for ... Assistant Administrator for the Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP) develop and implement a policy and/or procedures for ...
- 40 CFR 716.105 - Additions of substances and mixtures to which this subpart applies
- Air pollution control: Citizens suits; proposed settlements Chemical Manufacturers Association,
Toxic and hazardous substances control:
Test marketing exemption approvals,
...[[Page 42728]]. Cunningham, Acting Director, Environmental Assistance Division (7408M), Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., NW., Washington, DC 20460-0001; telephone number: (202) 554-1404; ...
- 40 CFR 401.11 - General definitions
DEP Revises Proposed TURA Rules
On October 18, 2011, Maine DEP (the Department) held a public hearing on proposed regulations to implement Maine’s Priority Toxic Chemical Use Reductions laws (the successor to “TURA”). In response to comments provided at the public hearing and during the subsequent public comment period, the Department has revised the proposed rules (Chapters 81 - Designation of Priority Toxic Chemicals and 82 -
Preliminary assessment information reporting
Benzenamine, 3-chloro-2,6-dinitro-N,N-dipropyl-4-(trifluoromethyl), etc.,
... Assessment Information Reporting; Addition of Certain Chemicals. AGENCY: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Final rule. ..., Director, Environmental Assistance Division (7408M), Office of Pollution Prevention and Toxics, Environmental Protection Agency, 1200 Pennsylvania ...
913 F.2d 64 (3rd Cir. 1990), 89-5831, Public Interest Research Group of New Jersey, Inc. v. Powell Duffryn Terminals Inc.
...("PDT") had violated its National Pollution Discharge Elimination System ("NPDES") permit 386 times over a period of ...The purpose of the Act is to "restore and maintain the chemical, physical, and biological integrity of the Nation's waters" with the goal ...
133 F.3d 251 (4th Cir. 1997), 96-4498, United States v. Wilson
... then in effect, implicitly acknowledging that the anti-pollution enactment does not prohibit a non-polluting method of draining a wetland. ... and comprehensive statute designed "to restore and maintain the chemical, physical, and biological integrity of the Nation's waters." 33 U.S.C. § ...
- 40 CFR 712.30 - Chemical lists and reporting periods