Leaded Aviation Fuel: EPA Proposed Clean Air Act Endangerment Finding
Avgas: EJ Implications, Lead Emissions, Disadvantaged Communities
Recording of a 90-minute CLE video webinar with Q&A
This CLE webinar will discuss the recent developments related to EPA's proposed finding that lead emissions from certain aircraft engines cause or contribute to lead air pollution that may reasonably be anticipated to endanger public health and welfare under the Clean Air Act. The panel will discuss the effect of an endangerment and contribution finding, the impact of leaded aviation fuel in the context of environmental justice (EJ), and proactive measures ahead of any substantive regulations.
- Clean Air Act overview
- EPA's scientific assessments for lead air pollution
- Endangerment and cause and contribution analyses
- EJ-related implications
- Future guidance
The panel will cover these and other key issues:
- What are the recent developments under the Clean Air Act?
- What should companies and their counsel be aware of in the context of EJ?
- How can counsel prepare their clients to be proactive in view of emerging clean air developments and regulations?
Squire Patton Boggs
Mr. Ballingrud practices in the firm’s Environmental, Safety & Health Practice based in the Denver office.... | Read More
Mr. Ballingrud practices in the firm’s Environmental, Safety & Health Practice based in the Denver office. Prior to joining the firm, he served as a law clerk to Magistrate Judge Nina Y. Wang of the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado. During this time, he managed part of the judge’s docket, wrote orders, attended conferences and discussed case matters. Mr. Ballingrud also served as a law clerk to Justice Brian D. Boatright of the Colorado Supreme Court, where he drafted opinions and dissents, and researched and wrote memoranda on petitions for certiorari.Close
Robert L. (Buzz) Hines
Farella Braun + Martel
Mr. Hines has practiced environmental law for more than 25 years representing clients in complex governmental and... | Read More
Mr. Hines has practiced environmental law for more than 25 years representing clients in complex governmental and private litigation and enforcement actions, including state and federal cost recovery actions, natural resource damage claims and assessments, air, water and hazardous waste actions, and multi-media agency proceedings. Mr. Hines is a former Chair of the firm’s Environmental Law Department.Close