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Slashing EPA’s Budget Will Hinder Efforts to Improve Environmental Regulations

Posted on April 5, 2017 by Mark R. Sussman           Since the election of President Trump and appointment of EPA Administrator.... Read More

Landfills Stink – So Let’s Have More

Posted on May 27, 2016 by Charles F. Becker In 1991, Iowa passed a law prohibiting the delivery of yard waste.... Read More

EPA To Rename OSWER: How About “The Office That Should Be Eliminated As Soon As Possible”?

Posted on November 2, 2015 by Seth Jaffe According to the Daily Environment Report (subscription required), EPA is going to change the name.... Read More

If Congress Wants to Limit EPA’s Discretion, Perhaps It Should Do a Better Job Legislating

Posted on June 5, 2015 by Seth Jaffe Earlier this week, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals rejected both industry and environmental group.... Read More

Dirty Dirt, Developing State Soil Reuse Regulation

Posted on March 25, 2015 by Gregory H. Smith             Those who have tried to keep.... Read More

EPA Should End Its Embargo Practice

Posted on March 9, 2015 by Dick Stoll It is popular to grouse about how long it takes EPA to issue.... Read More

The Poop on (and Unfortunately Surrounding) the Cow Palace

Posted on February 23, 2015 by Brian Rosenthal The exception from solid waste regulations for agricultural waste applied as fertilizer is.... Read More

When Will My Leftover Turkey Power My Electric Car: A Post Thanksgiving Reflection on the Promise and Challenge of Food Waste Bans

Posted on December 1, 2014 by Adam Kahn Food is a big part of why Thanksgiving is my family’s favorite holiday. .... Read More

Product Stewardship – Coming to a state or locality near you

Posted on October 15, 2014 by Kenneth Gray Product Stewardship.  It sounds friendlier than “Product Responsibility” or “Extended Producer Responsibility,” but.... Read More

EPA to Revisit Emission Guidelines for Existing MSW Landfills

Posted on July 29, 2014 by Carolyn Brown In an Advanced Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (ANPRM) published in the July 17,.... Read More