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NJDEP Proposes Significant Changes to Inland Flood Hazard Area Regulations

October 31, 2022

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) has announced that it will propose an Inland Flood...

NJDEP Adopts Interim Soil Remediation Standards for PFAS

October 18, 2022

The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) published interim soil and soil leachate remediation standards for...

Access Denied: Court Prevents Use of Access Statute to Identify Off-Site Discharger

October 12, 2022

Remediating parties often need to enter onto another’s property to investigate and remediate contamination that has migrated...

No Discharge, New Problem: NJDEP Files Another Spill Act Suit Against Product Manufacturer Who Was Not a Discharger

September 13, 2022

NJDEP continues to assert a novel theory of Spill Act liability in a suit against the manufacturer...

A New Emphasis on MARPOL is a 2023 World Maritime Theme

August 31, 2022

A New Emphasis on MARPOL is a 2023 World Maritime Theme: An example of its environmental impact...

Are You Insured? What Property Owners Need to Know Before Allowing Environmental Work

July 14, 2022

Property owners that allow access to their property for environmental work often seek to be included as...

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...

Developers Beware: Emergency Flood Hazard Rule Adoption Will Have Immediate Impacts

June 1, 2022

In a surprising move, the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (“NJDEP”) intends to amend Flood Hazard...

Manufacturers Who Sold Hazardous Substances to a Discharger Could Face Spill Act Liability

May 4, 2022

In the decades since its adoption in the 1970s, the New Jersey Spill Compensation and Control Act...

NJDEP Adds Clarity to Dirty Dirt Law

April 5, 2022

In January 2020, New Jersey’s “Dirty Dirt” legislation was signed into law. The law requires businesses engaged...

NJBPU Denies Extensions of Solar Transition Incentive Project Completion Deadlines

March 17, 2022

New Jersey has been successful in supporting the development of solar energy facilities through incentive programs, but...

Property Owner Forced to Accept Deed Notice by Good-Faith Remediator?

February 7, 2022

What happens when a property owner refuses to consent to a deed notice to address historic fill...

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