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12/30/2010Poor Air Quality Predicted in Connecticut and in Valley Areas of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont
12/30/2010$485,000 Grant to Garner, Iowa, for Sewer Improvements
12/30/2010Beef Feedlot in Sioux County, Iowa, to Pay $30,000 Civil Penalty for Unpermitted Wastewater Discharges into Otter Creek
12/30/2010EPA and Crocs settle case over antimicrobial claims
12/30/2010EPA Recommends Radon Testing in January
12/30/2010Radon is 2nd leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. – Act now to reduce risk
12/29/2010EPA, DOJ and Indiana reach proposed $14 million settlement on Westville, Ind., Superfund site
12/29/2010EPA Issues National Guidance to Address Proper Maintenance, Removal, and Disposal of PCB-Containing Fluorescent Lights
12/29/2010EPA Establishes Landmark Chesapeake Bay 'Pollution Diet'
12/28/2010$485,000 Grant to Rose Hill, Kan., for Stormwater Improvements
12/28/2010EPA Improves Guidance for Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs Cleanup
12/23/2010EPA Completes Framework for Greenhouse Gas Permitting Programs / EPA and states have worked closely to ensure a smooth transition
12/23/2010STATEMENT of Judith Enck, Regional Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on GE Hudson River Decision
12/23/2010Declaración de la administradora de EPA Jackson referente a su reunión con 10 senadores estadounidenses sobre cromo (VI)
12/23/2010EPA to Set Modest Pace for Greenhouse Gas Standards / Agency stresses flexibility and public input in developing cost-effective and protective GHG standards for largest emitters
12/23/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near two Schools in Follansbee, West Virginia
12/22/2010TOMORROW:  EPA to Hold Press Conference Call on Clean Air Act Announcement
12/22/2010INEOS Olefins and Polymers USA, Transitions to Federally Approved Clean Air Act Permits
12/22/2010U.S. Clean Water Act Settlement in Northeast Ohio to Protect Lake Erie, Revitalize Neighborhoods and Create Green Jobs / Settlement with Northeast Ohio Sewer District to eliminate or treat five billion gallons of sewage
12/22/2010Statement from EPA Administrator Jackson regarding her meeting with 10 U.S. senators on Chromium-6
12/22/2010EPA Provides Public with Easier Access to Chemical Information
12/22/2010U.S. to Join Action against the Boston Water and Sewer Commission
12/21/2010EPA Announces $3.3 Million Settlement with DuPont for Failure to Report Toxic Chemical Studies
12/21/2010EPA Statement on Chromium-6 in Drinking Water
12/21/2010EPA Proposes Two Major Actions to Improve New Mexico's Environment
12/21/2010EPA Forms New Group to Increase Tribes’ Role in Chemical Management and Pollution Prevention Activities
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Outside School in Vienna, West Virginia
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Warren Elementary, The Ohio Valley Educational Service Center, and Neale Elementary Recommends Additional Monitoring
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Jefferson Elementary, Recommends Additional Monitoring in Community
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Elm Street Elementary, No Unsafe Levels of Diisocyanates, Benzene, or Other VOCs Detected
12/20/2010South Dakota Men Agree to Civil Settlement for Unpermitted Excavation, Dredging Near Missouri River in Dixon County, Neb.
12/20/2010EPA Delivers 15 Years of Acid Rain Reductions
12/20/2010EPA analysis shows decrease in toxic releases across Midwestern states
12/20/2010EPA Proposes Updates to Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program
12/20/2010DuPont Agrees to Pay $15,600 Civil Penalty for Failure to Properly Authorize Missouri Company to Repackage Herbicide
12/17/2010Grant Will Help Community Participation in Peterson/Puritan Superfund Site in R.I.
12/17/2010EPA and European Chemicals Agency Sign Agreement to Enhance Chemical Safety
12/17/2010St. Paul Coalition One Of Five Recognized By U.S. EPA For 2010 Achievements In Environmental Justice
12/17/2010EPA, DoD finalize agreement to clean up Fort Detrick
12/17/2010EPA Issues Order For Cleanup Of Oil Spill Near Lockport, Illinois
12/17/2010EPA Announces Requirements for Next Phase of Hudson River PCB Cleanup
12/17/2010EPA Sets First National Standard to Reduce Mercury Emissions from Gold Production
12/16/2010Contaminated Site in West Sacramento Revitalized through Stimulus Funds, Green Technology
12/16/2010Air toxics near St. Helen’s Elementary School are below levels of concern - EPA posts final air toxics monitoring report today
12/16/2010EPA orders oil companies to monitor public water supply and private wells in Poplar, Montana
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire
12/16/2010EPA Issues Hawai'i Toxics Inventory Data
12/16/2010EPA Issues California Toxics Inventory Data
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine
12/16/2010EPA issues latest information on toxic chemical releases - Highlights for Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Reduction in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
12/16/2010EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in Puerto Rico; PREPA and Gulf Caribbean Petroleum Refining Top the List of Biggest Polluters in PR
12/16/2010EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in U.S. Virgin Islands; HOVENSA Tops the List as Biggest Polluter in US VI
12/16/2010Coeur Alaska, Inc., to pay $170,000 EPA penalty for “Unpermitted Discharges” at the Kensington Gold project
12/16/2010EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in New York; Finch Paper, Eastman Kodak and Danskammer Power Plant Top the List of NY Polluters
12/16/2010EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in New Jersey; DuPont Chambers Works, Conoco Phillips and Mercer Generating Station Top the List of NJ Polluters
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Reduction in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
12/16/2010EPA Issues Southeastern Toxics Release Inventory Data
12/16/2010Final Air Toxics Monitoring Report Posted for Story City, Iowa, School
12/16/2010EPA to Resample Air at Temple Elementary School
12/16/2010Air Toxics Near I.C. Evans Elementary School Below Levels of Concern
12/16/2010Student Group Participates in EPA Roundtable
12/16/2010EPA Seeks Public Comment on Policy for Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribes / Goal is to enhance dialogue between tribes and EPA officials
12/16/2010EPA Issues Nevada Toxics Inventory Data
12/16/2010EPA Issues Arizona Toxics Inventory Data
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Reduction in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases / Agency completes analysis on chemical disposal and release
12/15/2010Oregon’s Environmental Justice Task Force awarded National Achievement in Environmental Justice Award
12/15/2010Obama Administration Convenes Environmental Leaders at Historic White House Environmental Justice Forum Featuring Five Cabinet Secretaries
12/15/2010San Diego-Based Lead Task Force Receives National Recognition, U.S. EPA Environmental Justice Award
12/15/2010San Francisco's EcoCenter Receives National Recognition, U.S. EPA Environmental Justice Award
12/15/2010EPA Announces 2010 Achievements in Environmental Justice / Partnerships address local environmental justice concerns and help improve health in disadvantaged communities
12/15/2010EPA Expands Air Monitoring Network to Protect Children from Lead
12/15/2010Hefty fine for So Cal Company's untested "nano" claims
12/14/2010EPA Responds To Pipeline Spill Near Lockport, Illinois
12/14/2010EPA Recognizes Dallas Habitat for Humanity and Dallas Sustainable Skylines Initiative for New Energy Efficient Homes
12/14/2010EPA and Peace Corps Sign a Memorandum of Understanding
12/14/2010Environmental Leaders, Cabinet Secretaries to Participate in First White House Environmental Justice Forum
12/14/2010$144,000 Grant to Construct Well in Pemiscot County, Mo.
12/14/2010Embraer Executive Jet Services Joins the National Partnership for Environmental Priorities
12/14/2010EPA Removes Saccharin from Hazardous Substances Listing
12/13/2010DEKALB COUNTY, GA., AGREES TO MAJOR SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM UPGRADES
12/13/2010Federal, State and Local Partners Finish Ottawa River Cleanup
12/13/2010EPA to Hold Listening Session to Obtain Public Input for the Next Vessel General Permit
12/13/2010Colleges Invited to Compete for Top Recycling Title in 2011
12/13/2010EPA/Ohio EPA Cancel Event Today at Ottawa River Yacht Club
12/10/2010EPA’s Superfund Program Marks 30th Anniversary / New Integrated Cleanup Initiative will help accelerate site cleanup and provide greater transparency for communities
12/10/2010EPA seeks public comment on injection well permit for Beeland Group
12/09/2010Construction companies cited for damages to Flathead Lake (Mont.)
12/09/2010EPA recognizes SEPTA for its Energy Efficient Headquarters
12/09/2010EPA Seeks Public Comment on Integrated Cleanup Initiative Implementation Plan
12/09/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA and Partners Finish Ottawa River Legacy Act Cleanup
12/09/2010This Winter Keep the Heat Indoors with Five Easy Energy Star Tips
12/09/2010Alabama Authorized to Implement the Lead Renovation Program
12/08/2010EPA, Other Federal Agencies to Hold Bed Bug Summit in February
12/08/2010EPA and the Commonwealth of Kentucky Reach Agreement with Logan Aluminum Inc. to Resolve Allegations of Clean Air Act Violations
12/07/2010EPA Issues an Imminent and Substantial Endangerment Order to Protect Drinking Water in Southern Parker County
12/07/2010Tacoma-based Pacific Functional Fluids fined over $21,000 for failing to report chemicals
12/07/2010U.S. Proposes Major Reductions in Air Pollution from Large Ships in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Island Waters

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