Regulations for potential air emissions found in retail such as refrigeration, boilers, asbestos, emergency generators, and fuel stations.
Regulations for the transportation of items considered hazardous materials under DOT regulations.
Regulations for the proper management and disposal or recycling of hazardous and universal wastes found in retail.
Regulations for non-hazardous solid waste found in retail including municipal solid waste, food, medical waste, electronic waste, and more.
Regulations such as FIRFA, TSCA, state chemical regulations, and VOC standards that apply to certain retail products.
Resources on solid waste management, recycling and organic waste requirements, and disposal bans.
Regulations, including SPCC plans, for above-ground and underground storage tanks.
Regulations related to water including wastewater, drain disposal, FOG, and stormwater.
Regulatory areas for appliances and electronics including hazardous waste, e-waste, and refrigerants.
Regulatory areas for consumer products including hazardous waste, hazardous materials transportation, and environmental standards.
Regulatory areas including USTs, air emissions, emergency planning, spills, and used oil.
Regulatory areas for grocery including food waste, air emissions, refrigeration, product sales, and hazardous waste.
Regulatory areas for home improvement including hazardous waste, pesticides, stormwater, and home repair.
Regulatory areas for pharmacy including hazardous waste, DEA-controlled substances, reverse distribution, and drain disposal.
Regulatory areas for store operations including maintenance, hazardous materials, boilers, pest management, HVAC, consumer bags, and more.
Regulatory areas including hazardous waste, used oil, scrap tire management, wastewater, vehicle washing, and vehicle sales.
Regulatory areas for pet and pet supplies including hazardous waste, medical waste, pet food waste, pesticides, and wastewater.
Introduction to California regulatory agencies, environmental requirements, enforcement trends, and best practices.
Detailed look at emergency generator air regulations including regulatory requirements and federal compliance options.
Detailed look at the management, enforcement, and disposal of pesticides under FIFRA.
FAQs on requirements for shipping lithium batteries.
Covers air regulations and management requirements that apply in retail covering refrigeration and A/C equipment and ammonia refrigeration systems.
Overview of state-level recycling regulations and commonly recycled materials such as paper, plastic, metal and glass.
Summary of California Mandatory Organics Recycling Program (AB 1826) and trends in organics recycling across California’s local jurisdictions.
Overview and summary of state-level chemical regulations such as bans, restrictions, mandatory reporting, mandatory labeling, or mandatory disclosure.
Overview and summary of the state and federal regulation of Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs)
Summary of state-level single-use plastic packaging restrictions across the U.S.
Summary of state and local policies aimed at diverting commercially generated organic waste from landfills.
Summary of state bottle deposit return legislation in the U.S.
Summary of state mandatory recycled content laws for packaging, carryout bags, and trash bags.
Overview of how consumer products are currently regulated under TSCA and the resulting compliance and implementation challenges for retailers
State-by-state summary of permitting options and exemptions for emergency generators, including general permits and construction operation permits.
Summary of consumer bag legislation by state and local jurisdictions, including bans, fees, and specifications for different kinds of allowable bags.
Summary of state requirements for reporting spills of oil or hazardous substances, including reporting quantity and contact information.
Summary of state product bans, EPR and product stewardship legislation for products such as carpet, batteries, electronics, paint and more.
Overview of state legislation with requirements for retailers on managing waste electronic products or ewaste.
State-by-state tracking of implementation of the Hazardous Waste Generator Improvement Rule.
Overview of state variations in hazardous waste regulations under RCRA, including hazardous waste characteristics, thresholds, and universal waste.
Tracks state adoption of pharmaceutical hazardous waste regulations, including nicotine.
Overview of variations in hazardous waste reporting by state for routine periodic reporting and requirements for manifest submissions.
State-by-state tracking of adoption of the EPA rule to list aerosol cans as universal waste.
Summary of sources for greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions factors, data, and methodology relevant to retailers who are developing a company GHG inventory.
Insights from the 2022 Net Zero Summit
- By [Molly Auten]
LEED Certification for Retail
- By [Kaela Martins]
Top Environmental Compliance Retail Trends in 2022
- By [Tiffin Shewmake]
RILA’s First Annual Retailer Environmental Roundtable
- By [Molly Auten]
Environmental Justice and Retail
- By [Tiffin Shewmake]
Maximizing Value of Unsold Inventory
- By [Kathleen McGuigan]