Commodities Regulation

Our specialist environmental law team has unrivalled commodities sector regulatory experience.

We advise companies on all aspects of environmental and health & safety compliance throughout the commodities supply chain, from extraction, processing, transport, importation, distribution and use through trading and financing.

We are business-orientated lawyers who devise optimal compliance structures and strategies, help trade environmental compliance instruments, lobby governments for legislative change, and defend against regulatory enforcement.

Among other matters, we specialise in:

  • REACH, CLP and other chemicals regulation
  • Renewable transport fuel certification
  • Renewable Energy Certificates and other energy derivatives
  • Classification, labelling and packaging of commodities
  • Sustainability and sustainable finance
  • Environmental Impact Assessment Licensing and Permitting
  • On and offshore pollution liability
  • Transboundary Movement of Waste / MARPOL
  • Environmental insurance
  • Defence of regulatory and third-party actions