Last month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency published its amendments to, and reorganization of, the regulations governing generators of hazardous waste, 81 Fed. Reg. 85,732 (Nov. 28). These rules govern the hundreds of thousands of enterprises nationally that produce wastes characterized or listed as hazardous under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), 42 U.S.C. … Continue Reading
My August column in the Pennsylvania Law Weekly considers the recent decision in Litgo New Jersey, Inc. v. Commissioner New Jersey Dept. of Envt’l Prot’n, No. 12-1288 (3d Cir. Aug. 6, 2013). Litgo is mostly a Superfund case, but it also involves a claim under the citizen suit provision of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act, … Continue Reading
David Mandelbaum's monthly column for September considers the legal options facing a landlord whose tenant vacates, leaving hazardous or otherwise regulated materials behind.
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