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Environmental Evolutions: Why You Should Care About New Jersey's New Environmental Justice Statute


In this episode, host Megan Berge speaks with Baker Botts attorney Scott Novak about the latest developments in the implementation of this groundbreaking state statute and what it could mean for other states and federal legislation.

If you have questions about environmental justice or the New Jersey law, please contact Scott Novak. The map discussed in today’s episode is available at Finally, is a great resource for companies getting started with their environmental justice plans.

Environmental Evolutions explores emerging areas and recent developments in environmental law and policy. Click here to listen to prior episodes.

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