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09/30/2013EPA Honors Nye County Graduates of Brownfields Job Training Program
09/30/2013EPA Completes Third Five Year Review of Geigy Chemical Corporation in Aberdeen, NC
09/30/2013EPA Completes Third Five Year Review of Benfield Industries Inc. in Waynesville, NC
09/30/2013EPA Completes Second Five Year Review of Aberdeen, NC Pesticide Dump Site
09/30/2013City of Tacoma settles with EPA for violating federal rules on PCBs in used oil
09/30/2013EPA Takes Public Comments on Proposal to Delete an Oneida County Site from the Superfund List after Cleanup
09/30/2013EPA Proposes Plan to Address Pollution in Three Areas of Ringwood Mines Superfund Site in Ringwood, New Jersey; Results of Long-term Ground Water Monitoring to be Made Available to the Public; Public Encouraged to Comment on Proposed $46.7 million Cleanup Plan
09/30/2013EPA Obtains Warrant to Address Over 1000 Drums and Containers at New Jersey Facility; Ongoing Investigation Reveals Presence of Hazardous Materials (Photos Available via Web Link)
09/30/2013EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Gowanus Canal Superfund Site in Brooklyn, New York; $506 Million Cleanup Will Remove Contaminated Sediment and Create Jobs
09/30/2013EPA to Hold Public Listening Sessions on Reducing Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants
09/30/2013EPA Takes Steps to Allow Restriction of Imports of Harmful Category of Chemicals used in Carpets
09/27/2013EPA Honors UCI for Zero Waste and Food Recovery Achievements
09/27/2013Decision Issued on Missouri's Water Quality Standards
09/27/2013EPA Announces Second Opportunity for Public Comments on Proposed Ban on Boat Sewage Dumping into Lake Erie
09/26/2013U.S. EPA awards Hawaii $1.1 million to control polluted water runoff
09/26/2013Staples Recognized for Green Power Leadership
09/26/2013Parents, Teachers and Press Urged to Spread Message of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 20-26
09/26/2013EPA Announces New Home for New York-New Jersey Harbor and Estuary Program; The Hudson River Foundation to Host Important Clean Water Program
09/25/2013TODAY: EPA Chief Begins Three-State Tour Highlighting Climate Action Plan / EPA Administrator visits New York, Wisconsin, and Michigan to discuss climate change, power plant announcement
09/25/2013EPA's Latest Proposal for Navajo Generating Station Cuts Emissions, Protects Health
09/24/2013EPA honors Sterling Planet in Atlanta, Ga. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/24/2013EPA Honors Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Operations, LLC in Chattanooga, Tenn. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/24/2013EPA Evaluates Flame Retardants Including a Safer Substitute for HBCD
09/24/2013EPA Fines BIA $136,000 for Keams Canyon Drinking Water Violations on the Hopi Reservation
09/23/2013Griffin Bros. Inc. settles with EPA for violating federal pesticide rules in Salem, OR
09/23/2013EPA to begin cleanup at Parish Chemical site in Vineyard, Utah
09/23/2013San Diego Center for Civic Engagement and U.S. EPA Award $45,000 in Grants for New Park Space
09/23/2013EPA honors Microsoft Corporation and Mercer Island for their green power leadership in the Pacific Northwest
09/23/2013EPA Honors 24 Organizations for Green Power Leadership
09/23/2013EPA Encourages Homeowners to Care for Their Septic Systems During SepticSmart WeekEPA exhorta a los propietarios de casas a cuidar sus sistemas sépticos durante la Semana de “SepticSmart”
09/20/2013EPA Proposes Carbon Pollution Standards for New Power Plants / Agency takes important step to reduce carbon pollution from power plants as part of President Obama’s Climate Action PlanEPA propone normas de contaminación de carbono para nuevas plantas de energía / La agencia toma un paso importante para reducir la contaminación de carbono de plantas de energía como parte del Plan de Acción Climático del Presidente Obama
09/20/2013EPA Region 7 Comments on Republic Services' Intentions to Build Isolation Barrier at West Lake Landfill Superfund Site
09/20/2013EPA, Air Force, Florida sign Cleanup Agreement for Tyndall Air Force Base
09/20/2013Texas Refinery WIll Pay $8.75 Million for Failing to Comply with Enforcement Settlement to Resolve Air Violations
09/20/2013EPA Announces the start of Sampling Activities at the CTS of Ashville, Inc. Superfund Site in Ashville,North Carolina
09/20/2013EPA Superfund Removal Action to Begin at the PandW Waste Oil Site in Brunswick County, North Carolina
09/20/2013TODAY: EPA Senior Air Official to Host Media Briefing on Clean Air Act Announcement
09/19/2013CITGO Agrees to Reduce Air Pollution and Pay Penalty to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations at Refineries in Louisiana and IllinoisCITGO acepta reducir la contaminación de aire y pagar una multa para resolver las violaciones de la Ley de Aire Limpio en dos refinerías
09/19/2013TOMORROW: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Speaks at National Press Club Sept. 20
09/19/2013Hancock County, Iowa, Cattle Feeder Agrees to Innovative Settlement for Violating Water Permit
09/19/2013First WaterSense Labeled Product Available for Commercial Kitchens / Pre-rinse spray valves will help restaurants save water, energy, and money
09/19/2013Crow Tribe earns EPA environmental justice grant
09/19/2013West Salt Lake (Utah) project earns EPA environmental justice grant
09/19/2013Leadville and La Plata County (Colo.) projects earn EPA environmental justice grants
09/19/2013Asarco agrees to pay $146,600 for PCB violations at Hayden copper smelter
09/18/2013Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson settles with EPA for hazardous waste law violations
09/18/2013
FRIDAY: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Speaks at National Press Club Sept. 20
09/18/2013Registration Open for Annual Cornell Pond Fishing Derby in North Dartmouth, Mass.
09/18/2013EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Testimony Before House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Energy and Power
09/17/2013EPA and Ad Council Launch New Public Service Announcements to Prevent Asthma AttacksEPA y el Ad Council lanzan nuevos anuncios de servicio público para prevenir los ataques de asma
09/17/2013TOMORROW: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz to Testify Before House Energy and Commerce Committee on Climate Change
09/17/2013EPA Provides Grant for Organic Gardening and Composting Training in Brooklyn; Community Gardens in Bedford-Stuyvesant to Benefit from Program
09/17/2013Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
09/16/2013California Agencies Seek Dairy Digester Projects -- Proposals Due November 1
09/16/2013U.S. EPA Awards Over $1 Million to Northern California Tribe to Protect Klamath River, Enhance Tribal Environmental Program
09/16/2013EPA Marks Pollution Prevention (P2) Week with Renewed Emphasis on Reducing Carbon Pollution
09/16/2013EPA Regional Administrator Judith Enck and Congressmember Rodney Frelinghuysen Announce Successful Removal of Hazardous Waste from Radiation Technology Superfund Site in Rockaway Township, New Jersey; Tour Five Superfund Sites in Morris, Essex and Sussex Counties
09/16/2013EPA Strengthens S.S. Badger Consent Decree in Response to Public Comments; Penalties Increased for Failing to Cease Coal Ash Discharge to Lake Michigan at End of 2014 Sailing Season
09/13/2013Post Foods to Spend More than $2 Million for Air Violations at Modesto Cereal Plant
09/12/2013Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
09/12/2013Construction of Foundation for Cat Island Restoration Project Nears Completion
09/12/2013Cleanup Work to Begin at Mercury Refining Superfund Site On Colonie/Guilderland Border; EPA to Hold September 16 Public Meeting on the $9 Million Cleanup Plan
09/12/2013EPA Orders Work at Cameron, Smith Lake Chapter Mines
09/12/2013Environmental Protection Agency and Energy Department Release Fuel Economy Tool for Used Vehicles
09/11/2013Environmental Justice Grants Totaling $88,200 Awarded to Kansas City, St. Louis, Mo., and Wichita, Kan., Organizations
09/11/2013Agreement Reached to Improve Iowa’s Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations Permit and Compliance Program
09/11/2013EPA Awards $60,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Southern California Projects
09/11/2013EPA Awards $60,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Northern California Projects
09/11/2013EPA Grant to Help St. Regis Mohawk Tribe Reduce Asthma Attacks
09/11/2013EPA Provides Grant for Urban Gardening and Green Infrastructure Program in Newark, New Jersey
09/11/2013EPA Announces First 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grant and Priorities at Great Lakes Week
09/11/2013New Mexico Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
09/11/2013Louisiana Groups Receive 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
09/11/2013Oklahoma Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
09/11/2013EPA Awards 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants EPA otorga pequeñas subvenciones de justicia ambiental 2013
09/10/2013EPA Orders Public Water System on Indian Reservation in Riverside County to Address Arsenic in Drinking Water
09/10/2013EPA Announces 2nd Environmental Youth Symposium for Colleges and Universities in the Southeast
09/10/2013Settlement with Town of Timmonsville and City of Florence will Resolve Drinking Water and Sewer Problems
09/10/2013Columbia, S.C., Agrees to Major Sewer System Upgrades
09/09/2013EPA’s GreenChill Partnership Recognizes
Weis Markets for Environmental Achievements
09/09/2013EPA Region 7’s Healthy Schools Toolkit Provides New Online Resources for School Professionals, Providers and Public
09/09/2013EPA Web Tool Expands Access to Scientific, Regulatory Information on Chemicals
09/05/2013EPA fines Shell for Clean Air Act permit violations during offshore oil exploration in Alaska
09/05/2013U.S. EPA Water Quality Grant Aids Native Fish Recovery in Palo Alto
09/05/2013EPA Launches New Online Mapping Tool for Environmental Impact Statements
09/05/2013EPA and Coast Guard Reach Pollution Control Agreement with Carnival / New Advanced Technologies Allow Industry to Comply with Emission Standards, Reduce Costs
09/04/2013United States Reaches Settlement with Safeway To Reduce Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Substances Nationwide /
Largest case ever under Clean Air Act’s ozone protection requirements
09/04/2013EPA reaches settlement with Safeway to reduce emissions of ozone-depleting refrigerants nationwide
09/04/2013Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust Provide $3.4 Million for Green Infrastructure Program
09/04/2013United States Reaches Settlement with Safeway to Reduce Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Substances Nationwide
09/04/2013EPA Encourages Revitalization in Auto Communities with New Document
09/03/2013Public Availability Meeting Scheduled Thursday, Sept. 5, for Chicago Heights Boulevard Site in St. Louis County, Mo.