Michigan and New York Establish Strict PFAS Limits

While the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued preliminary determinations to regulate PFOA and PFOS, they have not established Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCLs) for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS). Accordingly, states continue to establish...

Regulatory Reform and Environmental Enforcement

We are approaching either the end or the second and final term of what many have called the most unlikely president in the history of the United States.  One of the hallmarks of the Trump Administration is the across-the-board regulatory reform that has some cheering...

Codifying Environmental Regulatory Change

The Trump Administration continues to put forward plans to overhaul rules and regulations.  Many of these changes have been focused on environmental regulations.  There will likely be strong opinions regarding the recent proposed changes:  Codifying Benefit and Cost...

Amazon, eBay, COVID “Cures,” and EPA Orders

I remember watching TV as a boy where the travelling salesman would go town to town in his covered wagon selling the “miracle elixir.” The “snake-oil” salesmen of today do not have to travel and have used the Global Pandemic caused by COVID-19 to peddle their wares....