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hexavalent chromium

National Ass'n for Surface Finishing v. Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

The D.C. Circuit denied petitions challenging an EPA regulation that revised the NESHAP for hexavalent chromium, a carcinogenic compound that gets emitted into the air during the chrome-finishing process. The new rule, issued in 2012,...

Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc. v. California Department of Public Health

ELR Case

A California court held that the California Department of Public Health must adopt a final primary drinking water standard for hexavalent chromium. The state legislature commanded the department to adopt a standard by January 1, 2004;...

H.R. 4266, Bill Introduced

ELR Congressional Update

H.R. 4266, Bill Introduced

ELR Congressional Update

Maine: Air

ELR State Update Item

S. 79, Bill Introduced

ELR Congressional Update

Prime Tanning Co. v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co.

ELR Case

A district court held that an insurer has no duty to defend or indemnify a leather tanning company in underlying lawsuits brought by farmers who used sludge from the company's tanning activities as fertilizer. The sludge, which the...