On September 6, 2022, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published in the Federal Register its proposal to designate perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) and perfluorooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS), including their salts and structural

Continue Reading EPA Proposes Designation of PFOA and PFOS as Hazardous Substances under CERCLA

On March 3, 2022, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) released its 2020 Toxics Release Inventory (“TRI”) National Analysis report.  EPA’s report analyzes the most recent Toxic Release Inventory (“TRI”)
Continue Reading EPA Announces Plan to Propose Removal of De Minimis TRI Reporting Exemption for PFAS in Summer 2022

New Pennsylvania Department of Environmental of Protection (“PADEP”) regulations that include new cleanup standards for three per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) were published in the Pennsylvania Bulletin on Saturday, November
Continue Reading New Pennsylvania DEP PFOA and PFOS Cleanup Standards are Now Effective

On September 23, 2021, the Pennsylvania Independent Regulatory Review Commission (IRRC) approved a final form rulemaking that revises the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection’s (PADEP) regulations that implement that
Continue Reading PA Independent Regulatory Review Commission Approves Rulemaking with PFOA and PFOS Cleanup Standards