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Biden to Return to Pre-Obama Water Protections in First Step for Clean Water Regulations

July 30, 2021 / by

Rachel Frazin /

The Hill

EPN member Mark Ryan, former Regional Counsel, EPA Region 10, was quoted in this article regarding the Biden administration’s return to pre-Obama protections for U.S. waters as the first step in a two-step approach to deciding which U.S. waters should get federal protections from pollution.

So-called ‘forever chemicals’ are polluting waterways. But regulating them is proving to be a long journey.

July 30, 2021 / by

Brittany Trang /

Milwaukee Sentinel Journal

Mike Shapiro, EPN member and former Deputy Assistant Administrator, EPA Office of Water, was quoted in this article regarding EPA’s proposal to include per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances as a class of pollutants in its next Candidate Contaminant List regulatory cycle.

EPA’s SDWA Plan For PFAS Seen As ‘Baby Step’ Toward Strict TSCA Rules

July 20, 2021 / by

Diana DiGangi /

Inside EPA

Michael Shapiro, EPN member and former Deputy Assistant Administrator, EPA Office of Water, was quoted and EPN was cited in this article regarding EPA’s plan to include per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances on its contaminant candidate list, potentially placing them under future Safe Drinking Water Act regulations.

Coal Plants Rush to Flush Under Trump EPA Rule

June 14, 2021 / by

Hannah Northey and Benjamin Storrow /

E&E News

Betsy Southerland, EPN member and former Director, Office of Science and Technology, EPA Office of Water, was quoted in this article regarding possible changes the Biden administration could enact to reverse Trump-era exemptions to wastewater pollution from coal-fired power plants.

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