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Regulations Corner - March 2019

Mar 22, 2019
Regulations Corner EPA Releases PFAS Action Plan
U.S. EPA released their PFAS Action Plan February 2019 with the purpose of "describing EPA's approach to identifying and understanding PFAS,…
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Regulations Corner - February 2019

Feb 11, 2019
Washington State Chemical Action Plan
The Washington State Department of Ecology has a organized a cross program team to update the Washington State Chemical Action Plan (CAP). You can review…
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Regulations Corner - November 2018

Nov 19, 2018
Regulations Corner - November 2018 EPA Biosolids Program Audit Report Released On November 15, 2018, the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Inspector General (OIG) released their…
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British Columbia Organic Matter Recycling Regulation

Oct 22, 2018
By Christian Evans, SYLVIS Environmental & Northwest Biosolids Regulations Development Co-chair In early September 2017, the British Columbia Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy…
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Regulations Corner - September 2018

Sep 24, 2018
Global GAP International Alliance
Biosolids work groups from the European Union (EU) and United States have banded together in a cooperative proposal to integrate biosolids beneficial use into…
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Regulations Corner - August 2018

Aug 16, 2018
EPA ECHO Database
2018 marked the second year of the U.S. EPA electronic biosolids facility report collection known as ECHO (Enforcement Compliance History Online) database.  Results for 2017…
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Regulations Corner - May 2018

May 23, 2018
Council Meeting on Biosolids The Metropolitan King County (WA) Council met in April for a thorough and informative briefing on the King County biosolids program.  The briefing was received well by…
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Regulations Corner - April 2018

Apr 26, 2018
PFAS Comments to U.S. EPA  This month, a collective of biosolids stakeholder groups across the nation sent a letter to Dave Ross, U.S. EPA Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water, urging the…
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Regulations Corner - March 2018

Mar 21, 2018
EPA ECHO Biosolids Data Online By months end, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) plans to release biosolids data that will include what was reported through the new biosolids…
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Regulations Corner - September 2017

Sep 08, 2017
Campaign to Halt Biosolids Land Application Community members in Eastern Washington are coordinating an effort to stop a proposed land application near Mill Canyon Watershed.  Citizens have reached…