Get Ready for an EPA Inspection Now

February 7, 2019

U.S. EPA regularly conducts compliance or enforcement inspections of large concentrated animal feeding operations (CAFOs), including egg layer farms and ranches. Just as “by the time you need friends, it is too late to make …

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Proposed WOTUS Rule Clarifies Water Categories

January 24, 2019

On December 11, 2018, the U.S. EPA transmitted its proposed Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) Rule for publication in the Federal Register.  This new rule, once finalized, would supersede the previous version issued in 2015 …

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New WOTUS Rule Clarifies the Scope of Federal Jurisdiction

December 13, 2018

The U.S. EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers sent the long-awaited proposed rule defining what are  Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS), subject to federal jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act, to the Federal Register …

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UEP Welcomes WOTUS Proposed Rule

December 11, 2018

MEDIA STATEMENT Atlanta, Georgia,  December 11, 2018: The below statement is attributable to Chad Gregory, President and CEO of United Egg Producers regarding the release of the new Waters of the United States rule.   …

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EPA Issues Proposed EPCRA Rulemaking for Public Comment

November 8, 2018

U.S. EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed a proposed rule to amend the emergency release notification regulations under the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) on October 30.  The rule confirms that reporting of air …

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