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Events Update

Please be advised that due to concern over the COVID19 virus, we have determined to postpone the March 17th Environmental Breakfast featuring Jennifer Wasik at the Union League Club.  We are looking to reschedule this event for possibly June or September. At this time we are proceeding with our other upcoming events (April 29 USEPA RA Luncheon and May 27 Annual Waste Conference) and will continue to monitor the situation. Thank you for your understanding and we hope everyone stays healthy.  
Apr 29

The State of USEPA Region 5 and Priorities for 2020

Join us to from guest speaker Kurt Thiede, USEPA Region 5 Regional Administrator

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Blog articles

Certain PFAS Added to TRI List of Chemicals (Effective 1/1/2020)


On December 20, 2019, the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2020 (NDAA) was signed into law. Among other provisions, the NDAA adds certain per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) to the list of chemicals subject to TRI reporting and...

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Interim Recommendations for Addressing Groundwater Contaminated with PFOA and PFOS


These recommendations provide clear and consistent guidance for federal cleanup sites being evaluated and addressed under federal programs, including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA or Superfund) and...

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IEPA SRP Expedited Permit Program


The Illinois EPA’s Site Remediation Program (“SRP”) is a voluntary program that provides Remediation Applicants the opportunity to receive review and evaluation services, technical assistance and no further remediation determinations for site...

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