Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Less than two weeks after the EPA canceled its registration of sulfoxaflor, a widely used pesticide active ingredient manufactured by Dow AgroSciences, the Agency asked the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit to vacate and remand the Agency’s registration of Enlist Duo, another Dow product intended to kill weeds that attack genetically engineered crops.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
EPA’s nonattainment designations of two counties—one in Montana and one in Michigan—under the Agency’s 2010 National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for sulfur dioxide (SO2) were challenged in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in two separate petitions that the court consolidated.
Monday, November 30, 2015
The presidents, prime ministers, and other top officials of 195 countries are expected to attend the United Nation’s (UN) 21st Conference of the Parties (COP 21) (November 30 to December 11) to come up with a new internationally agreed-upon solution to cut greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and avert the worst consequences of climate change.
Compliance with the used oil management regulations has always posed challenges to generators of used oil—from understanding the applicability of the regulations to identifying any cost-saving opportunities.
EPA’s 2007 Exceptional Events Rule (EER) was intended to give state and local agencies an avenue to remove data about certain types of monitored air pollution from area attainment/nonattainment designations under the national ambient air quality standards (NAAQS).
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