Poultry Groups Praise Significant Breakthrough Restoring CERCLA Exemptions

February 13, 2018

Senate bi-partisan bill returns Bush and Obama exemption for reporting on-farm emissions from manure. Feb. 13, 2018 – WASHINGTON, DC – The National Turkey Federation, National Chicken Council, U.S. Poultry & Egg Association, and United …

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CERCLA Reporting Delay and WOTUS Rule Updates

February 5, 2018

The DC Circuit Court of Appeals made it official on February 2 and granted U.S. EPA’s request to delay the effective date of the court’s CERCLA-EPCRA reporting mandate. The effective date of the mandate is …

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UEP Files Comments Supporting Withdrawal of Organic Rule

January 25, 2018

UEP has filed comments with USDA supporting the agency’s intention to withdraw the Organic Livestock and Poultry Practices (OLPP) final rule published in the Federal Register on January 19, 2017, by USDA’s Agricultural Marketing Service …

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FDA ANNOUNCES 2018 POLICY ‘ROADMAP’

January 25, 2018

The Food and Drug Administration announced a wide-ranging regulatory agenda for food policy as part of a set of priorities that also covered medical and health issues such as the opioid crisis. Among food-related actions …

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CERCLA Reporting Date Pushed Back

January 19, 2018

EPA Files Motion for Another 3-Month Delay; Legislative Effort Pending  On Friday, January 19, 2018, U.S. EPA filed a motion with the D.C. Circuit Court for another 3-month delay in the effective date of the …

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