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NJDEP Issues Proposed Regulations to Implement Environmental Justice Law

June 13, 2022

With the issuance of proposed regulations, businesses seeking to comply with New Jersey’s Environmental Justice Law just...

NJ Takes Steps to Regulate Environmental Impacts of Cannabis

August 26, 2021

While entrepreneurs and investors rush to set up cannabis businesses throughout the Garden State, how will New...

NJ Cannabis Industry to Focus On Environmental Considerations

June 9, 2021

Most people don’t think of the environmental impact of cannabis, but producing cannabis products can be energy...

NJDEP Proposes Significant Changes to Remediation Standards for Cleanup of Contaminated Sites

April 28, 2020

On April 6th, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) proposed major revisions to the existing...

New Jersey Appellate Court Blesses Municipal Court Review of Environmental Liability

December 4, 2019

While most people think of municipal courts as resolving motor vehicle tickets and minor property disputes, the...

NJDEP Continues Environmental Justice Enforcement Efforts with Six New Lawsuits

November 19, 2019

At an October 25th press conference, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal and New Jersey Department of...

New Jersey Court Finds Prior Ownership of Property Alone Does Not Trigger Environmental Liability

November 14, 2019

A person who previously owned contaminated real property is not liable for investigation and remediation costs solely...

New York Imposes Stricter Requirements For Reuse Of Fill And Construction And Demolition Debris

November 1, 2017

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (“NYSDEC”) recently revised its solid waste management regulations, the...

New Jersey to Establish Food Waste Reduction Plan

September 5, 2017

New Jersey formally joined the national conversation regarding food waste earlier this summer, but the specifics of...

Dirty Dirt or Clean Fill – Absent Proof It’s Dirty, New Jersey Court Says No Liability for Disposal of Clean Fill

November 1, 2016

In recent years, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) has focused on addressing the improper...

It’s About Time: Reforming the Regulation of Chemical Substances Under TSCA

November 1, 2016

The Toxic Substance Control Act (“TSCA”) was enacted in 1976 to regulate the manufacture and use of...

NJDEP Issues Policy Statement on A-901 Licensing for Site Remediation Professionals

November 1, 2016

A question recently arose regarding whether Licensed Site Remediation Professionals (“LSRPs”) and certified Subsurface Evaluators (“SSEs”) need...

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