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Shanley v. Chalmette Refining, LLC

ELR Case

A district court dismissed four individuals' claims that the emission of hydrogen sulfide (H2S) and sulfur dioxide (SO2) from an oil refinery in Chalmette, Louisiana, caused them a variety of physical and mental damages. The toxic tort...

WildEarth Guardians v. United States Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

The Tenth Circuit denied petitions for review challenging EPA's approval of a regional cap-and-trade program regulating sulfur dioxide (SO2) emissions to address regional haze over the Colorado Plateau, a Class I area. Under the CAA's...

Center for Biological Diversity v. Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

The D.C. Circuit upheld EPA’s decision to defer adopting new secondary NAAQS for oxides of sulfur (SOx) and nitrogen (NOx) pending further scientific study. Citing doubts about the accuracy of its aquatic acidification index model—used...

Genon Rema, LLC v. United States Environmental Protection Agency

ELR Case

The Third Circuit upheld an EPA rule imposing sulfur dioxide (S02) limits on a coal-fired power plant in Pennsylvania whose emissions travel directly across a river into areas of New Jersey. The owner of the plant challenged EPA's...

76 FR 40652

ELR Federal Agency Update

76 FR 20906

ELR Federal Agency Update

76 FR 19662

ELR Federal Agency Update

76 FR 15

ELR Federal Agency Update