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08/27/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: Public comments and FAQ for proposed agreement on Red Hill Fuel Tanks posted to EPA and DOH websites
08/27/2015City of Jerome, Idaho Settles Wastewater Permit Violations with EPA
08/27/2015Two Northwest companies settle with the EPA for hazardous chemical release reporting violations
08/26/2015Under Settlement Bangor, Maine Takes Additional Action to Address Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges
08/25/2015Zippo Manufacturing settles hazardous waste violations at Bradford, Pa. plant
08/24/2015U. S. EPA settlement requires Salinas, Calif. Realty company to remove lead-based paint
08/20/2015Demolition to Begin Aug. 24 at Carter Carburetor Superfund Site
08/19/2015EPA Reaches Settlement with the Iowa Fertilizer Company and Orascom E and C USA for Clean Water Act Violations
08/19/2015Settlement Requires Milford, Mass. Glass Manufacturer to Improve Stormwater Treatment
08/19/2015Agreement Ensures Groundwater Study at No. Smithfield, R.I. Superfund Site
08/18/2015EPA Reaches Settlement with Coastal Energy of Willow Springs, Mo., for Clean Water Act, Emergency Planning Violations
08/17/2015Delaware County Regional Water Utility to Reduce Sewage Discharges to Delaware River and Local Creeks
08/17/2015Pennsylvania Water Utility to Reduce Sewage Discharges to Delaware River and Local Creeks
08/13/2015Teck agrees to clean up 15 lead-contaminated properties in Northport, Washington
08/07/2015EPA Inspectors to Focus on Lead Paint Safety in St. Louis
08/06/2015Arch Coal Subsidiaries to Make System-Wide Upgrades to Reduce Pollution Entering U.S. Waters
08/05/2015U.S EPA requires California companies to improve oil spill prevention plans
08/05/2015Connecticut Company Settles with EPA for Chemical Reporting Lapses at Manchester N.H. Facility
07/31/2015U.S. EPA settles with Caltrans and general contractor for polluting Shasta Lake
07/30/2015North Slope Borough Settles With EPA for Hazardous Waste Violations
07/30/2015Under EPA Settlement, Chicopee, Mass. Cold Storage Warehouse Company Improves Public Protections
07/29/2015Idaho Transportation Department fails to perform advance asbestos inspection, report contaminated building demolition, in Priest River, ID
07/22/2015TRI Reporting Failures from No. Canaan, Conn. Companies Nets Emergency Response Equipment for Local Fire Departments under EPA Settlement
07/21/2015Railway Company Settles Clean Water Act Violations in Maine and Mass.
07/21/2015Hartford, Conn. Property Management Companies Settle with EPA for Lead Paint Disclosure Lapses
07/18/2015New Grading System for Mystic River Watershed Gives Public Better Localized Information
07/16/2015EPA Inspections Reveal Clean Air Act Violations at Wilbur-Ellis Company Facilities in White Cloud, Troy and Silver Lake, Kan.
07/15/2015Cottonwood Creek, Inc. to pay $170,000 for Clean Water Act violations at oil pumping facility in Big Horn County, Wyoming
07/15/2015Settlement Ensures Compliance from Beverly, Mass. Pesticide Company
07/15/2015Settlement with Interstate Power and Light to Reduce Emissions from Iowa Power Plants, Fund Projects to Benefit Environment and Communities
07/13/2015Four Washington companies resolve violations of federal chemical storage laws
07/01/2015EPA orders City of North Las Vegas to safeguard Las Vegas Wash from potential water pollution
06/25/2015Modifications to Settlement with Alabama Power Company Will Reduce Harmful Air Pollution
06/24/2015U.S. requires Arizona and New Mexico plant owners to reduce emissions at Four Corners Power Plant on Navajo Nation
06/24/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator on Bill Maher Show to Discuss Climate Action Plan
06/24/2015U.S. Requires Arizona and New Mexico Plant Owners to Reduce Emissions at Navajo Nation Four Corners Power Plant
06/16/2015Biodiesel Fuel Company Owner Pleads Guilty to Fraud and Clean Air Act Crimes Connected to Renewable Fuels Scheme /
Philip J. Rivkin faces more than 10 years imprisonment and $51 million in restitution
06/16/2015EPA Investigation Finds Union Pacific Railroad Facility Violated Permit Discharge Limits to Joachim Creek
06/11/2015EPA Inspection Reveals Violations of Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule for Kansas City, Kan., Company
06/11/2015Owner, operator of Boonsboro, Md. industrial shop settle with EPA to resolve hazardous waste violations
06/10/2015EPA, Department of Justice and Clearwater Paper Corporation settle Clean Air Act violations in Lewiston, Idaho, protecting local air quality
06/10/2015EPA Releases EJSCREEN, An Environmental Justice Screening and Mapping Tool
06/02/2015U.S. Finalizes Settlement with Georgia-Based Millard Refrigerated Services over Ammonia Release that Sickened Workers Responding to BP Oil Spill
06/01/2015EPA, Department of Justice, and Hecla Limited settle Clean Water Act violations, reduce pollution bound for South Fork Coeur d’Alene River
06/01/2015EPA and State of Hawaii negotiate historic settlement with U.S. Navy to upgrade Red Hill storage tanks
05/29/2015New Jersey Developer to Pay Civil Penalty for Stormwater Violations and Preserve Wetlands; Garden Homes Will Pay $225,000 Penalty and Preserve 108 Acres of Land in New Jersey’s Highlands Preservation Area
05/29/2015On 20th Anniversary of Effort, EPA Gives Charles River a B+ and Publishes Live Water Quality Data
05/28/2015Universal Pressure Pumping Inc. Ordered to Comply with Environmental Laws and Protect Public Health
05/27/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
05/27/2015United States issues cleanup order to owner of ruptured Refugio Beach oil pipeline
05/27/2015Puerto Rico Developer to Pay $500,000 Penalty to Address Clean Water Act Violations
05/26/2015EPA and DOE K Basin settlement spurs Hanford Cleanup
05/26/2015Company Provides Emergency Response Equipment for Fall River, Mass. following EPA Enforcement
05/22/2015EPA Agreement with Citgo Will Improve Safety and Emergency Response in Corpus Christi, TX
05/21/2015City of Granby, Mo., Agrees to Three-Year Deadline to Settle Clean Water Act Violations at Wastewater Treatment Facility
05/20/2015Claremont, N.H. Auto Dealer Settles with EPA for Oil Spill
05/20/2015EPA Directs DuPont to Remove Mercury from Pompton Lake in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
05/19/2015U.S. Settles with Marathon Petroleum Corporation to Cut Harmful Air Emissions at Facilities in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio
05/14/2015EPA requires Southern California metal finishers to stop illegal hazardous waste releases, wastewater discharges
05/14/2015Remarks of Cynthia Giles, EPA Assistant Administrator for Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance on
Duke Energy Subsidiaries Guilty Plea and Sentencing for Clean Water Act Crimes
**Remarks as Prepared for Delivery**
05/14/2015Duke Energy Subsidiaries Plead Guilty and Sentenced for Clean Water Act Crimes/The companies will pay a fine and conduct community service and wetlands mitigation
05/14/2015EPA, U.S. Department of Justice settle with P4 Production LLC, over hazardous chemical reporting requirements
05/14/2015LOCATION/TIME CHANGED: Press Conference to Follow Sentencing of Duke Energy Subsidiaries for Clean Water Act Crimes
05/14/2015EPA, Seattle truck repair firm settle water pollution case
05/13/2015TOMORROW: Press Conference to Follow Sentencing of Duke Energy Subsidiaries for Clean Water Act Crimes
05/13/2015EPA Inspections Reveal Hazardous Waste Violations at GKN Armstrong Wheels in Estherville and Armstrong, Iowa
05/12/2015EPA requires Honolulu to prevent hazardous air emissions at Kapaa Landfill
05/12/2015EPA Fines Clean Harbors for Violations of Environmental Laws
05/11/2015EPA Inspection Reveals Violations of Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule for Blue Springs, Mo., Renovation Company
05/11/2015EPA Launches New Portal to Help Communities Improve Environmental Quality and Public Health
05/06/2015Navy settles environmental violations at Naval Station Norfolk
05/05/2015EPA Identifies Misbranded Pesticide at Kansas City, Kan., Pesticide Distributor
05/01/2015Dairy Company Owner Sentenced to Six Months of Home Detention and Ordered to Pay $15,000 Fine for Discharging 11,000 Gallons of Cow Feces into the French Broad River
05/01/2015Florida Men Sentenced for Poisoning Wildlife and Hunting Dogs in Bullock County
04/29/2015Settlement Ensures that Lawrence Addresses Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges
04/29/2015EPA, Justice Department and State of California require Lehigh Cement to cut toxic discharges to San Francisco Bay
04/28/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, Justice Department, and State of California to announce major San Francisco Bay Clean Water Act settlement on Apr. 29
04/27/2015Effort Begins to Reduce Children’s Exposure to Lead Paint in Nashua, N.H. Area
04/22/2015Noble Energy Inc. agrees to make system upgrades and fund projects to reduce air pollution in Colorado
04/22/2015U.S. Settles with ExxonMobil over Violations Stemming from 2013 Oil Spill in Mayflower, Arkansas
04/22/2015Noble Energy Inc. Agrees to Make System Upgrades and Fund Projects to Reduce Air Pollution in Colorado
04/21/2015Groton and Norwich, Conn., Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Will Make Communities Safer under EPA Settlements
04/20/2015Under Settlement, North Windham, Conn. Company Reduces Hazardous Waste
04/20/2015Settlements Emphasize that Pesticides Need to be Labeled Correctly, Protecting Public and Environment from Misbranded Products
04/17/2015EPA Urges the Public to Weigh In on Proposal to Ban the Dumping of Sewage from Boats into Cayuga and Seneca Lakes and Seneca River
04/17/2015Settlement For $8.75 Million Reached at Centredale Manor Restoration Project Superfund Site in North Providence, R.I.
04/15/2015Stamford, Conn. Property Management Firm to Pay Fine and Take Measures to Protect Children from Lead-Based Paint in EPA Settlement
04/13/2015EPA: Boise-based ski and snowboard park developer required to properly clean up asbestos to protect workers and area residents
04/13/2015Major Egg Producer to Reduce Water Pollution Discharges at Mississippi Facility
04/09/2015EPA Takes Action to Protect the Public from an Unregistered Pesticide/EPA issues order to stop the sale of OxiTitan
04/08/2015Missouri Department of Transportation to Implement Statewide Compliance Program to Settle Construction Stormwater Violations
04/07/2015South Carolina and Missouri Pesticide Companies to Pay Civil Penalties for Selling Antimicrobial Pesticide with Unapproved Claims
04/07/2015EPA Releases New Website Enabling the Public to Track Compliance Status of Public Water Systems
04/07/2015Four Texas-Based Recreational Vehicle Importers and an Affiliated Chinese Manufacturer Settle with EPA Over Illegal Imports of Off-Road Vehicles
04/06/2015Mercury incident at Yakima home requires EPA emergency cleanup
04/06/2015EPA Settlement Protects Soil and Groundwater in Lawrence, Mass.
04/02/2015EPA Settlement with Jefferson County, Mo., Property Owner Results in Watershed Restoration
04/02/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
03/30/2015EPA Takes Action to Protect the Public from an Unregistered Pesticide / EPA issues order to stop the sale of BioStorm and NanoStrike
03/27/2015EPA Action Ensures that Runoff Doesn’t Harm Nearby Streams at North Reading, Mass. Construction Site

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