Jenner & Block

"The Top Environmental, Health and Safety Issues for 2016: What You Need to Know," Jenner & Block Webinar

E. Lynn Grayson and Steven M. Siros provided an overview of key environmental, health and safety issues in 2016 including the following topics: Issues relating to the Corps’ jurisdiction under the Clean Water Act; Fallout under the Safe Drinking Water Act after Flint; U.S. EPA’s Clean Power Plan regulations, UNFCCC COP 21, and the potential regulation of aircraft GHG emissions; Status of TSCA reform efforts; Litigation relating to GMOs under FIFRA; RCRA waste regulation amendments; OSHA penalty updates; U.S. EPA challenges; Water scarcity and sustainability; and Technological innovation and its impact on environmental practitioners.