The national committee on hazardous substances has rejected a request by a network to support a total ban on the use of three ...
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) - The EPA announced an action plan Thursday to reduce two hazardous substances in drinking water. The pl...
WNCT · 11h
While most regulatory attention to date has focused on perfluorinated chemical substances (“PFAS”) in drinking water, pressure is growing for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) to design...
JD Supra · 2d
As part of the Plan, EPA reported that it has initiated the regulatory development process to list PFOA and PFOS as CERCLA hazardous substances. This action could dramatically expand the number of pot...
Hazardous waste is when it contains harmful substances to human health or the environment, even if it does not have an immedi...
(Noah Berger / Special To The Chronicle 2018 | San Francisco Chronicle) Last month, the A’s and the Department of Toxic Subst...
SFChronicle · 15h
They also said they are looking into designating PFOA and PFOS as hazardous substances under federal law, which could lead to required cleanups of contaminated land and developing groundwater cleanup ...
Law360 · 1h
A substance is considered hazardous if it ignites easily, reacts or explodes when mixed with other substances, is corrosive o...
Acting administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Andrew Wheeler, who is expected to be confirmed later this m...
Metro US · 9h
The Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act of 1980 ("CERCLA"), commonly known as "Superfund," ...
MALIBU – Household hazardous wastes have been removed from 99 percent of ... by crews from the U.S. Environmental Protection ...
Local SourceLos Angeles Daily News · 9d
As emerging contaminants, PFAS do not currently have a maximum contaminant level under the Safe Drinking Water Act – although EPA set a guidance level in 2016 of 70 parts per trillion – and are not ye...
JD Supra · 5h