- Topic: EPA
- Chapman InsightsApril 22, 2021
At today’s Earth Day Climate Summit, President Joe Biden announced to world leaders that the United States is committed to cutting its greenhouse gas emissions by 50% to 52% from 2005 levels by 2030.
- Client AlertAugust 9, 2016
On June 22, President Obama signed into law the first major amendment to the Toxic Substances Control Act since its enactment forty years ago. The amendment, the Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act, is commonly referred to as “TSCA Reform.”
- Client AlertClient AlertAugust 5, 2015
On August 3, 2015, President Obama announced the Environmental Protection Agency’s final rule to cut carbon emissions from the nation’s power plants under the Clean Air Act.
- Client AlertClient AlertJuly 1, 2015
On June 29, 2015, the Supreme Court issued a ruling declaring that the Environmental Protection Agency interpreted the Clean Air Act unreasonably in refusing to consider costs when deciding whether to regulate power plant emissions in relation to the EPA’s Mercury and Air Toxics Standards.
- Client AlertClient AlertMarch 19, 2015
On March 16, 2015, the United States Environmental Protection Agency announced its new voluntary “Safer Choice” labels, which are intended to inform consumers about chemicals present in household and industrial products.
- Client AlertClient AlertJune 3, 2014
On June 2, 2014, the United States Environmental Protection Agency issued a proposed a rule aimed at cuttingcarbon pollution from existing fossil-fuel fired power plants pursuant to President Obama’s Climate Action Plan.
- Client AlertClient AlertSeptember 24, 2013
On September 20, 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed regulations aimed at reducing carbon pollution from new fossil-fuel power plants.