Environmental Law Handbook by Christopher BellEnvironmental Law Handbook by Christopher Bell

Environmental Law Handbook

byChristopher Bell, F. William Brownell, David R. Case

Hardcover | December 23, 2016

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The environmental field and its regulations have evolved significantly since Congress passed the first environmental law in 1970, and the Environmental Law Handbook, published just three years later, has been indispensable to students and professionals ever since. The authors provide clear and accessible explanations, expert legal insight into new and evolving regulations, and reliable compliance and management guidance.The Environmental Law Handbook continues to provide individuals across the country-professionals, professors, and students-with a comprehensive, up-to-date, and easy-to-read look at the major environmental, health, and safety laws affecting U.S. businesses and organizations. Because it is written by the country's leading environmental law firms, it provides the best, most reliable guidance anywhere. Both professional environmental managers and students aspiring to careers in environmental management should keep the Environmental Law Handbook within arm's reach for thoughtful answers to regulatory questions like:·How do I ensure compliance with the regulations?·How do the latest environmental developments impact my operations?·How do we keep our operations efficient and our community safe?The Handbook begins with chapters on the fundamentals of environmental law and on issues of enforcement and liability. It then dives headfirst into the major laws, examining their history, scope, and requirements with a chapter devoted to each. The 23rd edition of this well-known Handbook has been thoroughly updated, covering major changes to the law and enforcement in the areas of Clean Air, Clean Water, Climate Change, Oil Pollution, and Pollution Prevention. This is an essential reference for environmental students and professionals, and anyone who wants the most up-to-date information available on environmental laws.
The authors of the Environmental Law Handbook are some the most renowned attorneys from top law firms around the country. They are practicing lawyers and experts in their fields who keep constantly up to date on the latest developments in environmental law.
Title:Environmental Law HandbookFormat:HardcoverDimensions:1170 pages, 9.19 × 6 × 2.46 inPublished:December 23, 2016Publisher:Bernan PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:159888865X

ISBN - 13:9781598888652

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Fundamentals of Environmental LawChapter 2: Enforcement and LiabilityChapter 3: Resource Conservation and Recovery ActChapter 4: Underground Storage TanksChapter 5: Clean Air ActChapter 6: Clean Water ActChapter 7: Oil Pollution ActChapter 8: Safe Drinking Water ActChapter 9: Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability ActChapter 10: National Environmental Policy ActChapter 11: Climate Change and Environmental LawChapter 12: Toxic Substances Control ActChapter 13: PesticidesChapter 14: Pollution Prevention ActChapter 15: Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know ActChapter 16: Occupational Safety and Health ActChapter 17: Environmental Management Systems and Environmental Law