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New guidance for TSCA Nanoscale Rule

Posted in Environment
On August 14th, 2017, the U.S. EPA issued new guidance for the Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”) Nanoscale Rule regulating chemical substances produced at the nanoscale (1-100 nm in at least one dimension).  The Nanoscale Rule will require all current and future manufacturers and processors to report to EPA when such nanoscale chemical substances are… Continue Reading

USEPA Sued to Tighten Disposal Regulations

Posted in Energy
A number of environmental groups have filed suit against the USEPA, alleging that the agency failed to update its rules for the disposal of oil and gas drilling waste, and calling on it to issue more stringent regulations, reports the Columbus Dispatch: “Updated rules for oil and gas wastes are almost 30 years overdue, and… Continue Reading