Environmental Law
Knock, Knock…Tips for Managing a Regulatory Inspection

Knock, Knock…Tips for Managing a Regulatory Inspection

By Elizabeth K. Miles Many state and federal regulatory agencies, including OSHA, EPA, and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, may inspect a business with or without advance notice to ensure compliance with applicable rules and regulations. Here are a few tips to help ensure that your inspections go smoothly. Before an inspection. As...

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EPA Recommends Schools Replace PCB-Containing Fluorescent Fixtures

EPA Recommends Schools Replace PCB-Containing Fluorescent Fixtures

By Elizabeth K. Miles The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently set its sights on older fluorescent lighting fixtures as part of its effort to address exposure to PCBs (polychlorinated biphenyls) in schools. If a school was built before 1979 or has not had a complete lighting retrofit since 1979, the EPA recommends replacing all...

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