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08/24 6:36 pm

Over a dozen Houston families are suing the Union Pacific Railroad Co., alleging historic and ongoing pollution that they say caused a cancer cluster and the deaths of their loved ones. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

08/24 10:36 am

American Airlines Inc. and a Texas orthopedics business can start using the first surface disinfectant that protects against the novel coronavirus for up to seven days, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Monday as it granted the Lone Star State’s emergency request for approval of the product. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

08/21 5:16 pm

A planned liquefied natural gas export terminal in South Texas will destroy vital habitat for the federally protected ocelot and the U.S. government illegally overlooked the potential harm to the species when it approved the project, environmental groups have told the Fifth Circuit. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

08/21 3:46 pm

The U.S. government is on the hook for $20.3 million spent by Exxon Mobil Corp. to clean up pollution discharged during the mad rush to produce aviation fuel and rubber during World War II and the Korean War, a Texas federal judge has ruled following a bench trial. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

08/21 12:37 pm

While the Fifth Circuit’s recent ruling in Environment Texas Citizen Lobby v. ExxonMobil. says that Clean Air Act plaintiffs must prove standing for each alleged violation by defendants, the court’s expansive view of traceability between violations and injuries may actually make that task easier, says Jane Fedder at Spencer Fane. …Read Full Article

Source: Law360 Environmental Texas

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