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  • Client Alert
    August 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.”

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    August 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. 

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    Client Alert
    July 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.

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    Client Alert
    March 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.

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    Client Alert
    June 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.

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    September 24, 2013

    On September 20, 2013, the Environmental Protection Agency proposed regulations aimed at reducing carbon pollution from new fossil-fuel power plants.