EPN IN THE NEWS RELATED TO Water
August 16, 2019 / by
Zack Hale /
EPN members Mark Ryan, former EPA Region 10 Counsel and Special Assistant United States Attorney, is quoted in this article about EPA’s latest proposal aimed at preventing states from blocking infrastructure projects by limiting state’s authority under the Clean Water Act to block pipeline construction if a project does not meet state standards.
August 2, 2018 / by
Phil McCausland /
Mark Ryan, EPN member and former EPA Regional Counsel, Region 10, was quoted in this article about a brief filed to the Supreme Court on behalf of environmental advocates fighting a wastewater station that is polluting groundwater in Hawaii, as a win for the defendants could further weaken the Clean Water Act.
August 1, 2019 / by
Yessenia Funes /
Betsy Southerland, EPN member and former Director, EPA Office of Science and Technology in the Office of Water, was quoted in this article about a recent EPA rule that lifts a requirement for companies and utilities to prove that coal ash deposits of a certain size wouldn’t cause environmental damage.
July 28, 2019 / by
Lauren Cross /
EPN member Janet McCabe, former EPA Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Air and Radiation, was quoted in this article about Indiana’s lead exposure issues and a recent petition urging the state health agency to lower its threshold triggering aid for children suffering from lead poisoning.