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09/30/2014EPA settles with Idaho construction company and developer for Boise stormwater violations
09/30/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Austin Energy Expansion
09/30/2014As Sandy Anniversary Approaches, EPA Highlights Importance of Wetlands in Protecting Against Severe Storms
09/30/2014EPA Region 7 Administrator, Brody Middle School Students to Increase Awareness of Water Quality Oct. 3 in Des Moines, Iowa
09/30/2014Surf City Resident and Captain of “The Raven” Pleads Guilty to Violating the Clean Water Act and the Rivers and Harbors Act
09/30/2014EPA Releases Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data from Large Facilities
09/30/2014Draft Storm Sewer General Permit for 200+ Small Massachusetts Municipalities Will Help Clean Water Protection
09/30/2014EPA Honors Manufacturers with ENERGY STAR Award / Eastman Chemical, Janssen R and D, and Merck use Combined Heat and Power systems to cut carbon pollution, save money, and combat climate change
09/30/2014EPA Finalizes $11 Million Plan to Clean Up Soil and Groundwater at Toxic Site in Glen Cove, New York
09/30/2014EPA works with Texas to protect water quality with $2.5 million grant
09/30/2014Local Government Advisory Committee Weighs in on Proposed Water Rule
09/29/2014ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote Speech at Water Environment Federation’s Annual Conference
09/29/2014Griffin Pipe Products Agrees to Resolve Issues with Lead Emissions, Air and Water Violations at Council Bluffs, Iowa
09/29/2014EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Toxic Site in Newfield, New Jersey; $5.3 Million to be spent to Address Groundwater Contamination
09/29/2014Commerce City (Colo.) refinery agrees to resolve alleged risk management planning and chemical reporting violations
09/26/2014EPA Approves New Mexico Regional Haze and Visibility Transport Clean-Air Plan
09/26/2014Innovative Wastewater Treatment Plant in Victorville, Calif. Aims to Go Off-the-Grid
09/26/2014EPA to Help Carson City Develop Green Infrastructure, Improve Climate Resiliency
09/26/2014EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Award
for Pa. Lehigh Gap Nature Center
09/26/2014St. Lawrence County Cheese Manufacturer to Upgrade its Operations in Agreement with the EPA; New Manufacturing Equipment Will Reduce the Amount of Nitrates and Nitric Acid Entering the Oswegatchie River
09/26/2014U.S. EPA Approves Carbon Sequestration Permit in Decatur, Illinois
09/25/2014
EPA, DOJ reach agreement with CNMI and CUC Saipan to move forward with work on oil spill cleanup and prevention at CUC power plants
09/25/2014U.S. EPA proposes to eliminate mercury pollution from dentist offices nationwide
09/25/2014EPA Proposes Standards to Reduce Mercury Discharges from Dental Offices
09/25/2014U.S. EPA, Victor Valley Unveil Innovative Carbon-Neutral Treatment Plant
09/25/2014EPA Requires Nevada Gold Mining Company to Correct Reporting Violations
09/25/2014Take Climate Action during State Fair of Texas;
Is your environmental footprint bigger than Big Tex?
09/25/2014ADVISORY: Remarks by EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at Resources for the Future
09/24/2014EPA settles with two Idaho facilities for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014EPA settles with Alaska seafood processor UniSea for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014EPA settles with Alaska seafood processor UniSea for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014EPA settles with U.S. Silver - Idaho, Inc., operator of Coeur and Galena Mines and Mills, for Clean Water Act violations in Idaho’s Panhandle
09/24/2014U.S. EPA and San Francisco Department of the Environment honor five custodial cleaning companies recognized as Green Businesses today
09/24/2014EPA and Arkansas Educate Businesses on Climate Change
09/24/2014EPA Orders Army to Take Corrective Measures at Fort Gillem
09/24/2014ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote Speech on the Economics of Climate Change/First of a series of addresses focused on economic opportunity, cost of inaction
09/24/2014EPA Finalizes Plan to Address Contaminated Soil at Maywood Chemical Company Superfund Site in NJ
09/24/2014Federal Agencies Announce 5-Year Great Lakes Restoration Action Plan
09/23/2014EPA Helping Five State Capitals Develop Green Infrastructure, Improve Climate Resiliency
09/23/2014Virginia’s State Capital to Receive Green Design Assistance from EPA
09/23/2014EPA Recognizes Manufacturing, Retail Leaders in Electronics Recycling Challenge
09/23/2014EPA’s SmartWay Honors Green Freight Industry Leaders
09/22/2014EPA Encourages Homeowners to Care for Their Septic Systems During SepticSmart Week
09/22/2014EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Awards
at the Avtex Fibers Site, Front Royal, Virginia
09/22/2014Attention: Child Care Professionals Free Training to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards
09/22/2014BJ’s Wholesale Club Joins EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge Program; Emphasis on Feeding the Hungry and Not Landfills during Hunger Action Month
09/22/2014EPA Awards $81,600 to Mesa Community College for Innovative Center for Urban Agriculture
09/22/2014The Weeks Bay Foundation, Inc. Receives $270,566 to Increase Awareness and Action on Gulf Issues
09/22/2014EPA Announces Cleanup Plan for Radiation Technology Superfund Site in Rockaway Township, New Jersey; Congressmember Rodney Frelinghuysen and EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck Tour Six Superfund Sites in Morris, Essex and Sussex Counties
09/22/2014EPA Announces Grant Opportunities to Reduce Diesel Emissions at Ports
09/19/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
09/18/2014EPA moves to protect Hilo’s coastal waters from leaks at sewage facility
09/18/2014EPA Accepting Comment on Proposed Agreement for the Purchase of Sparrows Point Facility
09/18/2014U.S. EPA requires cleanup, fines Sims Metal Management for polluting San Francisco Bay
09/18/2014Yakima fertilizer manufacturer signs settlement with EPA to resolve hazardous waste violations
09/18/2014Attention: Child Care Professionals Free Training to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards
09/18/2014EPA Encourages Homeowners, Communities to Care for Septic Systems during SepticSmart Week, Sept. 22-26
09/18/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Recognize Milestone Activities at Tar Creek
09/17/2014THURSDAY: EPA Administrator to Highlight New Solar Energy Project in Washington, DC
09/17/2014EPA Adds A Vermont Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/17/2014Augusta Man Sentenced for Repackaging Pesticide and Making a False Statement to Federal Agents
09/17/2014Mass. Organizations receive total of $240,000 for EPA Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreements
09/17/2014EPA Announces a Proposed Modification for the BFI Rockingham Landfill Superfund Site Remedy, Rockingham, Vermont
09/16/2014Trailnet, Inc., Receives $119,797 EPA Cooperative Agreement to Help Plan for Low-Stress Bike and Pedestrian Trails in St. Louis
09/16/2014The Florida Aquarium Receives over $161,000 to Expand Environmental Literacy
09/16/2014EPA Adds Houma, La., Shipyard to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Five sites added and three proposed nationally
09/16/2014Baghurst Drive Site in Harleysville, Pa.,
Added to EPA’s Superfund National Priorities List
09/16/2014EPA Proposes One Hazardous Waste Site in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/16/2014EPA Awards Mississippi Conference of Black Mayors a 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreement
09/16/2014EPA Awards Greensboro Housing Coalition a 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreement
09/16/2014EPA Adds Five, Proposes Three Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/16/2014
EPA and Groundwork New Orleans Team Up
to Help Underserved Neighborhoods
09/16/2014US Settlement with Michigan Utility to Reduce Emissions at Its Coal-Fired Power Plants, Fund Projects to Benefit Environment and Communities
09/16/2014EPA Adds Pierson’s Creek Site in Newark, NJ to the Federal Superfund List Due to High Levels of Mercury
09/16/2014
TODAY: Acting Assistant Administrator for EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation to Hold Media Call
09/16/2014$120,000 EPA Grant Will Help Puerto Rico Community Group to Reduce Air Pollution
09/16/2014EPA Decision on State of New York’s Proposal to Use Clean Water Funding for Projects Related to Replacing the Tappan Zee Bridge
09/16/2014EPA Announces New Actions to Curb Potent Greenhouse Gases/ EPA GreenChill Partners Join Industry Leaders to Drive the Transition to Climate-friendly Refrigerants
09/16/2014EPA Awards 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreements EPA otorga acuerdos cooperativos para la solución colaborativa de problemas de justicia ambiental 2014
09/16/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
09/16/2014EPA Joins Kimberly Clark in Recognizing Professional Truck Drivers During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week
09/15/2014GlaxoSmithKline Vaccines agrees to resolve risk management violation at Hamilton, Montana facility
09/15/2014Kemps, LLC agrees to resolve risk management violation at Fargo, North Dakota dairy processing facility
09/15/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for $500M CCI Petroleum Facilities; Processing plant and export terminal will provide 35 full-time jobs and up to 300 construction jobs
09/15/2014Clean Air Settlements with Vermont Ferry Company will Minimize Emissions in Two Vermont Communities
09/15/2014California and UC Berkeley win $335,000 in U.S. EPA grants to help students and businesses use green technology to design safer consumer products
09/15/2014EPA Settles with DuPont over Violations of Federal Pesticide Laws that Led to Widespread Tree Deaths and Damage/ DuPont to pay $1,853,000 penalty to resolve alleged violations of pesticide reporting and distribution laws
09/12/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Housatonic River “Rest of River” to October 27, 2014
09/12/2014EPA Registers New Nematicide Alternative to Restricted-Use Soil Fumigants, Including Methyl Bromide
09/12/2014Navy settles alleged environmental violations
at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads
09/11/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting Concerning the Virginia Carolina Chemical Company (VCC) Mobile Site
09/11/2014EPA lauds W.Va. communities for brownfields redevelopment statewide bringing economic benefits while protecting public health
09/11/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy travels to New Mexico
09/10/2014EPA Stop Sale Order Protects Philadelphia Residents from Buying Misbranded Pesticides
09/10/2014EPA settles with Flint Hills Resources Alaska, LLC, for hazardous waste violations at its North Pole Facility
09/10/2014U.S. EPA, DOH require Hawaii Department of Transportation to protect Oahu’s coastal waters