EPCRA Reporting Rule Signed; End of Long Road Near

June 6, 2019

U.S. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed a final rulemaking that would exclude air emissions from animal manure for the reporting requirements of the Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA) on June 4. While the rule …

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UEP Supports EPA EPCRA Final Rule

June 4, 2019

 Atlanta, Georgia, June 4, 2019: The below statement is attributable to Chad Gregory, President and CEO of United Egg Producers.   “UEP thanks Administrator Wheeler and the EPA team for their rigorous work in securing …

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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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