Superfund

February 14, 2020

States Publish Compilation of PFAs Guidelines and Considerations

Many states, tribes, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Congress continue to grapple with how best to deal with per- and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) known colloquially as “forever chemicals.”  This week the Environmental Council of States, an association representing state environmental secretaries, published a very helpful compilation of state practices and considerations found here, ECOS […]
May 22, 2018

Indianapolis Site Will Not Go on CERCLA National Priorities List Due to – Science!

On May 18, 2018, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals held that EPA had not adequately reviewed groundwater science and found EPA’s proposal to list the “West Vermont” site in Indianapolis arbitrary and capricious.  EPA will have to go back to the drawing board if it wants to list West Vermont on the National Priorities […]