This thoroughly revised edition of the Massachusetts Environmental Law Handbook provides a comprehensive reference work that the reader can rely on for up-to-date information on Massachusetts’ environmental law. It incorporates both a theoretical and practical approach to ensure that the reader obtains the most definitive information available.
The fourth edition is the first update since 1999. It includes topics such as hazardous waste management, chemical use and exposure, regulation of water supplies, and air pollution control.
Theda Braddock has been an environmental and securities attorney for over 20 years. She is the author of the Washington Environmental Law Handbook, fifth edition, Wetlands: An Introduction, third edition, Maryland Environmental Law Handbook, fifth edition, and the California Environmental and Natural Resources Law Handbook, 13th edition.Ms. Braddock is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts in California, Maryland, Massachusetts, and Washington. She is also admitted to practice before the United States Court of Federal Claims and the United States Supreme Court. Ms. Braddock attended the Great Books Program at St. John's College in Annapolis, Maryland, and received her B.A. from Mills College in Oakland, California. She received her Juris Doctor from Golden Gate University in San Francisco, California.
CHAPTER 1: MASSACHUSETTS ENVIRONMENTAL AGENCIES
CHAPTER 2: ENFORCEMENT OF COMMONWEALTH RQUIREMENTS
CHAPTER 3: MASSACHUSETTS ENVIRONMNETAL POLICY ACT (MEPA)
CHAPTER 4: AIR POLLUTION CONTROL
CHAPTER 5: WATER POLLUTION CONTROL
CHAPTER 6: PROTECTION AND REGULATION OF WATER SUPPLIES
CHAPTER 7: REGULATION OF ACTIVITIES IN AND AFFECTING WETLANDS
CHAPTER 8: SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT AND FACILITY SITING
CHAPTER 9: HAZARDOUS WASTER MANGEMENT AND FACILITY SITING
CHAPTER 10: UNDERGROUND AND ABOVEGROUND TANKS
CHAPTER 11: OIL AND HAZRADDOUS MATERIALS
CHAPTER 12: CHEMICAL USE AND EXPOSURE
CHAPTER 13: REGULATION OF HAZARDOUS BUILDING MATERIAL