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11/24/1999IT’S EASY BEING GREEN FOR THE HOLIDAYS !
11/24/1999EPA Says Save Energy This Thanksgiving
11/23/1999SWATARA CREEK WATERSHED GOES 'GREEN'
11/23/1999NEW JERSEY PROPERTY MANAGEMENT FIRM TO PAY $15,000 PENALTY
FOR CFC VIOLATIONS AT HARRISBURG APARTMENTS
11/23/1999EPA AWARDS $155,000 IN GRANTS TO LESSEN HOSPITAL POLLUTION IN BAY AREA
11/23/1999Officials Unveil Plaque Giving Federal Building Energy-Efficient Seal of Approval
11/23/1999Environmental Violation Leads To Haz Mat Donation For Bohemia; EPA Policy Allows Vitamin Maker To Make Contribution To Long Island Fire Station
11/23/1999Roundup of Recent News Items in New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands
11/23/1999AGREEMENT REACHED TO INVESTIGATE CONTAMINATION AT ARKWRIGHT DUMP SITE IN SPARTANBURG, SOUTH CAROLINA
11/23/1999EPA RELEASES A REPORT ON THE ECOLOGICAL CONDITIONS OF ESTUARIES IN THE GULF OF MEXICO
11/23/1999DOJ/EPA FILE CONSENT DECREE FOR PINE STREET CANAL SUPERFUND SITE CLEANUP
11/23/1999STRAW PROPOSAL AVAILABLE ON THE VOLUNTARY
CHILDREN’S CHEMICAL PROGRAM
11/23/1999ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP AWARDS ANNOUNCED
11/23/1999STATUS REPORT AVAILABLE ON THE GULF OF MEXICO ESTUARIES
11/22/1999National Brownfields Conference in Dallas December 6-8
11/22/1999EPA DELISTS TWO PARCELS OF THE MATERIALS TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY SUPERFUND SITE IN WATERTOWN, MA FROM NATIONAL PRIORITIES LIST
11/19/1999
EPA REGION 4 RECOGNIZES VALVOLINE FOR ENERGY EFFICIENT BUSINESS STRATEGIES
11/18/1999SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY PANEL MEETING TO BE HELD ON PLANT PESTICIDES AND CUMULATIVE RISK ASSESSMENT
11/18/1999BROWNFIELDS ‘99 CONFERENCE IN DALLAS, TEXAS
11/18/1999STEVE SNIDER NAMED TO LEAD AGENCY PUBLIC AFFAIRS
11/18/1999REVIEW DRAFT ISSUED OF A HEALTH
ASSESSMENT FOR DIESEL EMISSIONS
11/18/1999APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR BROWNFIELDS JOB TRAINING PILOTS
11/18/1999OHIO MEN INDICTED ON CLEAN AIR ACT CHARGES
11/18/1999TECHNICAL BRIEFING TO BE HELD FOR THE ORGANOPHOSPHATE PESTICIDES OXYDEMETON-METHYL AND METHIDATHION
11/18/1999NEW YORK EXECUTIVE AND COMPANY SENTENCED FOR ILLEGAL ASBESTOS REMOVAL
11/18/1999SCIENCE ADVISORY BOARD/SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY PANEL TO MEET
11/18/1999PUBLIC MEETINGS TO BE HELD ON THE PROPOSED TRI LEAD RULE
11/18/1999FLORIDA COMPANY PLEADS GUILTY
11/18/1999Norman, Okla. Business Honored for Its Energy Efficiency
11/18/1999Father, Son and Company Sentenced for Dumping Restaurant Waste Down Sewers in Philadelphia, Bucks and Montgomery
11/18/1999U.S. EPA FINES TWO CITY OF INDUSTRY COMPANIES FOR RIGHT-TO-KNOW VIOLATIONS
11/18/1999EPA AND THE NORTH CAROLINA DEPARTMENT OF ENVIRONMENT AND NATURAL RESOURCES INITIATE WETLANDS ENFORCEMENT INITIATIVE
11/18/1999EPA ORDERS WALPOLE COMPANY TO UNDERTAKE AIR QUALITY TESTING AT BRAINTREE SITE
11/18/1999RI MANUFACTURER AGREES TO PAY TO SETTLE EPA CLAIM OF FAILURE TO REPORT TOXIC CHEMICAL USE
11/17/1999EPA Postpones Public Hearing on the Marjol Battery Site
11/17/1999EPA ACTIONS AGAINST A/C SERVICE/DISPOSAL FIRMS FOR CFC RELEASES
11/17/1999PROVIDENCE METAL FINISHING FIRM AGREES TO FINE TO SETTLE CLAIMS OF ENVIRONMENTAL VIOLATIONS
11/16/1999EPA Approves Plan to Assess West Virginia’s Drinking Water Sources
11/16/1999Exeter Wastewater Treatment Honored For Environmental Performance
11/16/1999New EPA Deputy Administrator W. Michael McCabe Brings Strong Record of Environmental Protection
11/16/1999EPA Approves Plan to Assess Virginia’s Drinking Water Sources
11/16/1999US REP. LARSON AND EPA ANNOUNCE FOUR GRANTS WORTH $77,500 FOR HARTFORD COMMUNITY
11/16/1999PRESIDENT CLINTON NAMES W. MICHAEL McCABE AS DEPUTY ADMINISTRATOR AT THE ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY
11/16/1999NEW REPORT SHOWS BENEFITS OF 1990 CLEAN AIR AMENDMENTS OUTWEIGH COSTS BY FOUR-TO-ONE MARGIN
11/15/1999CONN. FUEL DISTRIBUTOR AGREES TO PAY $17,298 FOR CLEAN AIR VIOLATION
11/12/1999The Race Toward Economic Redevelopment is On EPA to Select 50 Brownfields Pilots by Spring 2000
11/12/1999NEW WEB SITE TO GIVE PUBLIC ACCESS
TO MOBILE SOURCE EMISSIONS TEST DATA
11/12/1999TWO FOOD QUALITY PROTECTION ACT
SCIENCE POLICY PAPERS PUBLISHED
11/12/1999EPA TO AWARD BROWNFIELDS CLEANUP REVOLVING LOAN FUND PILOTS
11/10/1999West Virginia Man Charged With Dumping Hazardous Waste In George Washington National Forest
11/10/1999U.S. EPA TO SPONSOR TOXIC RELEASE INVENTORY WORKSHOP
11/10/1999Non-Profit Receives Grant To Address Environmental Justice Concerns; Group Will Use Money to Monitor Water Quality and Educate Public
11/10/1999Non-Profit Receives Grant To Address Environmental Justice Concerns; Group Will Use Money for Pesticide Education
11/10/1999EPA Charges That "Mildew-Proof" Paint Is Unregistered Pesticide; Seeks $82,500 Penalty from Somerset, N.J. Manufacturer for Selling It
11/09/1999EPA Recognizes Environmental Education Center’s Accomplishments in Hutchins, Texas
11/09/1999Delaware Gets Grant to Help National Study of Water Pollutants - Will Help Scientists Determine Better Health Standards for U.S. Waterways
11/09/1999PA Gets Funding to Help National Study of Water Pollutants - Will Help Scientists Determine Better Health Standards for U.S. Waterways
11/09/1999Maryland Gets Grant to Help National Study of Water Pollutants - Will Help Scientists Determine Better Health Standards for U.S. Waterways
11/09/1999EPA, DOJ WIN LANDMARK WETLANDS CASE AGAINST SACRAMENTO DEVELOPER
11/09/1999EPA Completes Federal Superfund Cleanup of Warehouse in Subbase Area of Charlotte Amalie
11/09/1999EPA REGION 4 ANNOUNCES WASTEWATER TREATMENT AWARDS
11/09/1999JOHN DeVILLARS STEPPING DOWN AS ADMINISTRATOR OF EPA'S NEW ENGLAND OFFICE
11/08/1999Wood Treating Plant on South Yamhill River Issued Cleanup Ultimatum by EPA
11/08/1999EPA TO ANNOUNCE $100,000 ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE GRANT TO STATE OF CONNECTICUT
11/08/1999EPA ANNOUNCES $145,000 IN ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE SMALL GRANTS TO NEW ENGLAND GROUPS; FOUR MASSACHUSETTS ORGANIZATIONS RECEIVE FUNDS
11/08/1999EPA ANNOUNCES $145,000 IN ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE SMALL GRANTS TO NEW ENGLAND GROUPS
11/08/1999EPA ANNOUNCES $145,000 IN ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE SMALL GRANTS TO NEW ENGLAND GROUPS
11/08/1999EPA ANNOUNCES $145,000 IN ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE SMALL GRANTS TO NEW ENGLAND GROUPS
11/05/1999EPA Grants Help Pennsylvania Communities Improve Water Quality
11/05/1999EPA FORMALLY PROPOSES CENTREDALE MANOR RESTORATION PROJECT TO SUPERFUND LIST
11/05/1999EPA BEGINS WORK AT ATLAS TACK AFTER COMPANY REFUSES TO COMPLY WITH EPA ORDER
11/05/1999EPA TO ANNOUNCE SIGNIFICANT ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE GRANT TO STATE OF CONNECTICUT
11/04/1999EPA Grants Help Maryland Communities Improve Water Quality
11/04/1999EPA Grants Help Delaware Communities Improve Water Quality
11/04/1999U.S. Attorney and EPA Present Hess $1 Million To Governor Turnbull; Funds To Be Used For Major Environmental Improvements, Especially To Landfills
11/04/1999EPA SETTLES WITH ZODIAC POOL CARE, INC. FOR SALE AND DISTRIBUTION OF MISBRANDED ANTIMICROBIAL SWIMMING POOL PRODUCTS
11/04/1999EPA COMPLETES UNDERGROUND TANK REMOVAL
11/04/1999MASSACHUSETTS MAN AND COMPANY CHARGED
WITH REFRIGERANT SALES FRAUD
11/04/1999MASSACHUSETTS MAN SENTENCED FOR
ILLEGAL ASBESTOS REMOVAL
11/04/1999PHILADELPHIA MAN CHARGED WITH
VIOLATIONS FOR DUMPING ASBESTOS
11/04/1999WEST VIRGINIA MAN SENTENCED FOR
ILLEGAL SEWAGE DISCHARGE
11/04/1999TWO PENNSYLVANIA MEN INDICTED FOR
CLEAN WATER ACT VIOLATIONS
11/04/1999OIL COMPANY EXECUTIVE SENTENCED TO 29 MONTHS IN PRISON
11/04/1999TEXAS FIRM SENTENCED FOR FIFRA VIOLATIONS
11/04/1999ROYAL CARIBBEAN SENTENCED FOR
POLLUTING ALASKAN WATERS
11/04/1999PROPOSALS SOUGHT FOR BROWNFIELDS CLEANUP
REVOLVING LOAN FUND PILOTS
11/04/1999HAZARDOUS WASTE IDENTIFICATION RULE PROPOSED
11/04/1999PUBLIC COMMENT SOUGHT ON TOXIC
CHEMICALS IN GREAT LAKES
11/04/1999RULE PROPOSED FOR STORAGE, TREATMENT,
TRANSPORTATION AND DISPOSAL OF MIXED WASTE
11/04/1999SUPPLEMENTAL ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
TO BROWNFIELDS PILOTS
11/04/1999COMMENT PERIOD EXTENDED ON PROPOSED RULE FOR
LOWERING LEAD THRESHOLDS
11/04/1999FINAL POLICY STATEMENT ISSUED ON PERSISTENT
HIGHLY TOXIC CHEMICALS
11/03/1999U.S. SUES ELECTRIC UTILITIES IN UNPRECEDENTED
ACTION TO ENFORCE THE CLEAN AIR ACT
11/03/1999EPA ANNOUNCES $840,000 NEW FUNDING FOR NEVADA CLEAN WATER EFFORT
11/03/1999A summary of the targeted utilities, their power plants, and their locations follows:
11/03/1999Clean Air Enforcement Press Conference
11/03/1999U.S. SUES ELECTRIC UTILITIES IN UNPRECEDENTED ACTION TO ENFORCE THE CLEAN AIR ACT
11/03/1999ATTORNEY GENERAL RENO, EPA ADMINISTRATOR BROWNER TO ANNOUNCE UNPRECEDENTED ENFORCEMENT ACTION
11/02/1999EPA EXPANDS CONTROLS ON POLLUTED RUNOFF TO
FURTHER PROTECT NATION’S DRINKING WATER AND WATERWAYS
11/02/1999PRESIDENT CLINTON AND VICE PRESIDENT GORE: PROTECTING OUR ENVIRONMENT, NOT SPECIAL INTERESTS

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