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25 Jul 2018Will a longstanding environmental mystery finally be solved?
This blog post was co-authored by Sean Griggs and Jennifer Baker. Twenty years ago, the Indiana General Assembly enacted the Environmental Legal Action (ELA) statute, Ind. Code § 13-30-9-1 et seq., to allow recovery of costs related to remedial or removal actions that address “the release of a hazardous substance or petroleum into the surface or
28 Jun 2018Preparing for PFAS Regulation – Important Considerations on Emerging Contaminants
I just gave a presentation on emerging contaminants, with the response to “PFAS” contamination – perfluorinated chemicals – the latest, high-profile set of chemicals providing lessons for the regulated community (and perhaps regulators) to learn from. This presentation was an outgrowth of a State Bar journal article I’d recently published providing a primer on how
31 May 2018Public Input on Superfund Task Force Recommendations – EPA Is Really Listening!
U.S. EPA OECA’s Office of Site Remediation Enforcement (OSRE) is putting on a series of webinar/listening sessions in late May and June addressing specific recommendations found in the July 25, 2017 Administrator’s Superfund Task Force Recommendations (SFTF Recommendations). The goal of the SFTF Recommendations is to improve and expedite site cleanups, promoting redevelopment. The webinar/listening