News & Events

Through Roux’s News & Events, we share relevant industry news, regulatory updates, upcoming webinars and conferences, articles published by our experts, corporate social responsibility events, monthly newsletters, project and market sector information, and much more. Browse through our latest posts below.

Relaunching NJDEP’s Brownfield Development Area Program

March 26, 2024
The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) recently announced its relaunching of the Brownfield Development Area (BDA) Program as a commitment to advancing the remediation and redevelopment of brownfield sites in New Jersey. Owners of brownfield properties within designated...
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Proposed Changes to Part 375 Remedial Program Regulations

May 17, 2024
On February 14, 2024, NYSDEC (the Department) issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for amendments to its regulations at 6 NYCRR Part 375 (Part 375), which govern New York State remedial programs, including the Inactive Hazardous Waste Disposal Site Program (State Superfund), the Brownfield Cleanup Program (BCP), and the Environmental Restoration Program. The public can submit written comments on the proposed Part 375 amendments until 8:00 p.m. on May 21, 2024. 
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Drew Howard, MEM to Speak at Environmental Law Oil Symposium

May 03, 2024
On Wednesday, May 8, from 11am-12pm, Roux's Drew Howard, MEM will take part in a panel discussion entitled Encouraging Environmental Sustainability and Managing Climate Risk: The Increasing Role of Markets in Meeting the Climate Change Challenge.
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Petroleum-Related Compounds Added to NYSDOH Soil Vapor Guidance

February 29, 2024
The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has revised its soil vapor intrusion guidelines to incorporate 13 petroleum-related volatile organic compounds. This update introduces three new decision matrices (Matrix D, Matrix E, and Matrix F), supplementing the existing Matrices...
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