Scholar argues that many U.S. prisons are built on hazardous waste sites and lack oversight.
Scholars discuss regulating methane emissions released by industry activity.
A new recycling law faces criticism from environmental groups and praise from plastics manufacturers.
Scientific research generated by civil settlements could help drive future EPA regulation.
Scholar argues that fossil fuel leases on public lands should reflect the external costs of production.
A new U.S. government funding bill ushers in two initiatives to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Despite guidance from the Supreme Court, the future of water regulation remains uncertain.
The Supreme Court appears inconsistently enthusiastic about federal regulation and state-centric environmentalism.
Scholar argues that greater regulation of biofuels is needed to promote environmental justice.
Regulators and regulatory scholars alike need to keep in mind regulation’s essential human element.
EPA’s proposed relaxation of a rule restricting water pollution from coal plants generates controversy.
Critics of proposed data disclosure rule suggest it could undermine effective rulemaking.