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PA EHB Goes Electronic

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The Pennsylvania Environmental Hearing Board is proposing amendments to its Rules of Practice and Procedure to keep it in step with most county and federal courts in the Commonwealth.  At long last, the EHB is adopting a mandatory electronic filing process.  In the past, the EHB judges would discuss electronic filing in their initial case… Continue Reading

Vapor Intrusion and Act 2 — Imperfect Together

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Vapor intrusion, the migration of a volatile chemical from subsurface contamination into the indoor air of a building, was not viewed as a significant exposure pathway in 1995 when Act 2 was written into law. It is viewed as significant now. The emerging importance of this pathway poses unique challenges for DEP and responsible parties under Act 2. It also… Continue Reading