Border Chemical Import-Export News

Hazardous Waste Import/Export Tracking System2022-01-18

EPA transitioned to a new system for processing hazardous waste export and import notices on January 18th, 2022 called RCRAInfo WIETS (Waste Import Export Tracking System). [ full text ]

District Court Upholds EPA Right to Enforce Against Illegal Imports from Chinese Vehicle Makers2022-04-11

On Thursday, March 31, 2022, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia denied a challenge to EPA’s successful litigation of significant Clean Air Act vehicle importation violations, upholding the agency’s right to enforce the law and protect the public from dangerous air pollution. [ full text ]