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Governor Kasich Signs Senate Bill 2 Into Law

Posted in Environment
On July 7, 2017, Governor Kasich signed Senate Bill 2 (SB 2), which addresses Ohio’s authority under several environmental regulatory programs. Notable provisions of SB 2 include: • Expanding Ohio EPA’s authority to take actions to abate contamination at locations where hazardous waste was disposed of to include locations where solid waste and construction and… Continue Reading

EPA Finalizes Rule for Disposal of Coal Combustion Residuals

Posted in Environment
On December 19, 2014, U.S. EPA finalized a rule for the disposal of coal combustion residuals (CCR) in landfills and surface impoundments.  The rule establishes requirements, under Subtitle D of RCRA, for both existing and new CCR landfills and surface impoundments, including structural integrity requirements, groundwater monitoring and corrective action, liner design criteria, operating criteria,… Continue Reading