Environmental Training Resource Articles

These Environmental Law articles will give you the news and information you need to stay up to date in the ever changing Environmental Law industry.

March 20, 2012 – 1,502 views
Andrew Der - Whitman Requardt & Associates, LLP
The passing of the Maryland Stormwater Management Act of 2007 (the Act) ushered in a new regulatory era in Maryland where many newer and innovative policy decisions are now becoming statutory. Full Story 
March 19, 2012 – 1,212 views
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) applies a lead paint rule to eliminate this product's hazardous lead and dust chips. These particles can affect a person's health, and you can follow the agency's renovation, repair and painting standards to ensure your home or office is safe. Full Story 
March 16, 2012 – 1,321 views
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) created the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) in 1969, and the regulation has made a difference in the way the U.S. government enforces environmental safety. Full Story 
March 15, 2012 – 1,829 views
Andrew Der - Whitman Requardt & Associates, LLP
The Anti-degradation policy (ADP) reflects U. S. EPA Clean Water Act provisions requiring States to implement the protection of the existing use and quality of its waters as determined by whatever means is appropriate at a given time with acceptable methodology. Full Story 
March 13, 2012 – 1,358 views
Andrew Der - Whitman Requardt & Associates, LLP
The relationship of impervious surfaces to nonpoint source runoff has been in the forefront of water resource regulation and conservation for many years, especially as a planning tool for watershed compliance. Full Story 
March 7, 2012 – 1,285 views
Andrew Der - Whitman Requardt & Associates, LLP
The management and regulation of development-related activities can require complex approaches to the management of stormwater associated with such activities. Experience has shown that, in order to accomplish this goal, growth and transportation needs can be accommodated in a manner that avoids and minimizes stream and wetland impacts. Full Story 
February 28, 2012 – 1,349 views
Anthony Giombetti
Net Metering is an important program that certain states' legislation and statutes offer in order to help make small wind turbine systems more economically viable and attractive to land owners. For example, the State of Minnesota has set a strong example in support for progressive renewable-minded folks through the Minnesota Statute 216b Net Metering Law. Full Story 
February 14, 2012 – 1,317 views
D. Perez
There is truth in the saying that there is money from garbage. It is now becoming an investment opportunity for countries worldwide. There are different countries that are looking forward for the investment that waste management can give to them. Kenya, Unite States, Germany, and other European countries are just among the places in the world that is looking for investment opportunities from trash. Full Story