Jump to Content

News & Press Releases

Press Releases from the Institute

The Environmental Law Institute is widely respected as “a nonpartisan organization specializing in legal analysis and not known for taking sides in political fights,” as the New York Times has noted. When members of the media, private bar, government, business, and public interest organizations seek expert information on environmental law and policy, they turn to ELI.

Interactive Map Reveals Details on Deepwater Horizon Restoration Projects

February 19, 2015

A new online interactive map from the ELI Ocean Program shows where Deepwater Horizon restoration and recovery projects are taking place...

Caribbean Nations Strive to Close Gaps in Marine Area Protections

February 12, 2015

A new ELI study will help lawmakers in the Caribbean achieve a stronger and more uniform approach toward enforcement in marine protected areas...

Nigerian Gold Mining Reform a Blueprint to Reducing Global Lead and Mercury Exposure

January 28, 2015

ELI has released a comprehensive assessment of Nigeria’s artisanal and small-scale gold mining sector, designed to improve long-term health and environmental outcomes. ...

States Key to Protecting Children from Environmental Exposures

January 28, 2015

Protecting children from environmental exposures in child care facilities is a critical need. A new report by ELI and the Children’s Environmental Health Network examines state policies and...

Environmental Law Institute Opens West Coast Offices

December 19, 2014

ELI is proud to announce it is officially opening West Coast offices in San Diego and San Francisco, California.