News, Publications & Events 2013

These news stories are updated regularly by Tupper Mack Wells. For the most recent stories, scroll down. To view the archives, see the column on the right.

October 22, 2013

Tupper Mack Wells attorney James Tupper recently gave a presentation at the Northwest Toxics Conference on “Risk Policy, Fish Consumption Rates and Environmental Justice” in setting human health water quality criteria. In his presentation, James explained the derivation of the default fish consumption rate and other assumptions… Continue reading

September 25, 2013

On Monday, September 23, members of the Senate Energy, Environment and Telecommunications Committee heard from the Department of Ecology and Tupper Mack Wells attorney James Tupper on the topics of state Water Quality Standards and Fish Consumption Rate revisions.  Kelly Sussewind, Department of Ecology, presented a… Continue reading