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Biden EPA Set to Expand Biofuel Processing Options Under RFS

The Biden administration is set to propose changes that would allow more biofuels to qualify for credits under the Renewable Fuel Standard program, including those partially processed at multiple facilities, according to people familiar with the matter.

Toyota Says ‘Time to Get Serious’ About Chemicals in Products

Industries making planes, refrigerators, computers, and other goods need to know what specific chemicals are in their products so they can understand how evolving chemical regulations could affect them, auto and electronics industry officials said Friday at a Pentagon conference.

Spire STL Seeks High Court Review Over Tossed Pipeline Approval

Spire STL Pipeline and Spire Missouri want the U.S. Supreme Court to consider the potentially “life-threatening consequences” of a lower court’s decision tossing the federal government’s approval of its pipeline in Missouri, according to a petition filed Friday.

Honeywell, Saint-Gobain to Clean Polluted N.Y. Town’s Water (2)

Honeywell International Inc. and Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics Corp., the companies responsible for contaminating an upstate New York village’s drinking water supply with PFAS chemicals, must implement an alternative supply plan for the community, state officials said Friday.

Stanford Unable to Get Superfund Costs From HP, for Now

Stanford University lost its bid for an early win against HP Inc., when a federal court ruled it hasn’t shown the company is liable for contributing to contamination on property it once leased from the school that’s now the site of faculty housing.

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The Long Fight for Environmental Justice Continues

Environmental justice gained traction in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Forty years later, impacted communities still have limited legal options to combat negative environmental impacts.

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