Thursday, August 21, 2014
An October 2011 ruling by a federal district court, overturning two actions by the EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) that affect mountaintop surface mining permits, was reversed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Regulatory relief for reverse logistics (or reverse distribution) is being proposed by the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA).
Tuesday, August 19, 2014
Manufacturers of diesel engines as well as those that service them will be affected by a new EPA rule that requires regular maintenance of the selective catalytic reduction (SCR) devices used in vehicles to reduce emissions of NOx.
Monday, August 18, 2014
The U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Utility Air Regulatory Group v. EPA, et al. has significant ramifications for EPA’s existing programs for controlling emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs) from major stationary sources.
Sunday, August 17, 2014
The percentage of the nation’s underground storage tanks (USTs) in significant operational compliance (SOC) with combined federal release detection and release prevention requirements rose to an all-time high during the first half of FY 2014, according to EPA’s most recent Semiannual Report of UST Performance Measures.
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