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02/09/2016EPA's FY 2017 Budget Request Increases Support for Communities to Deliver Core Environmental and Health Protection
02/09/2016TODAY: EPA Media Call on President Obama’s Proposed EPA Budget for FY17
02/04/2016EPA Inspection Reveals Violations of Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule by Home Renovation Company of Joplin, Mo.
02/04/2016EPA Investigation Finds Loveland Products Violated Permit Discharge Limits to Brawner Creek from Facility in Fairbury, Neb.
02/02/2016EPA, DOJ, State of Utah reach agreement with Salt Lake County to reduce polluted runoff and protect water quality
02/01/2016EPA Inspection Reveals Hazardous Waste Violations at Diamond-Vogel Paint Company in Burlington, Iowa
01/27/2016THD At-Home Services, subsidiary of The Home Depot, to pay $37,065 penalty for lead-based paint violations at Arvada, Colorado home renovation project
01/25/2016TUESDAY: EPA to Provide Community Update on Environmental Study in Grenada, Miss.
01/21/2016EPA to Provide Community Update on Environmental Study in Grenada, Miss.
01/21/2016U.S. EPA 2014 Toxic Release Inventory shows increased recycling in California
01/12/2016EPA finds Puna Geothermal Venture violated chemical safety rules
01/07/2016Settlement Ensures Better Protection for Community of Cranston, Rhode Island
01/06/2016Nominations Open for EPA’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards in New England - Due by Feb. 12
01/04/2016United States Files Complaint Against Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche for Alleged Clean Air Act Violations
12/31/2015Outdoor Burn Ban Declared for Western Washington Tribal Reservations Starting January 1
12/17/2015U.S. EPA settles with Clorox for misleading antimicrobial label
12/16/2015EPA Announces 2015 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results
12/15/2015Compliance with environmental laws helps protect air, water and land in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington communities
12/14/2015EPA Stops Sales of WellPlant’s “Mold Manager” to Protect Public from Unregistered Pesticide
12/09/2015U.S. EPA and Customs joint operations at California Ports results in illegal vehicles and engines seized or turned back at border
12/08/2015Army settles with EPA for hazardous waste violations at Fort Wainwright, Alaska
12/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires J.R. Simplot Company to Reduce Emissions at Sulfuric Acid Plant in San Joaquin Valley
12/03/2015J.R. Simplot Company to reduce emissions at Pocatello, Idaho sulfuric acid plant
12/03/2015J.R. Simplot Company to Reduce Emissions at Sulfuric Acid Plants in Three States
12/03/2015EPA Settlement with Koppers Will Protect
Follansbee, W. Va. Residents and Ohio River from Oil Spills
12/02/2015EPA requires oil spill containment improvements at Aloha Petroleum bulk fuel facilities
11/23/2015U.S. EPA Settles with El Paso Natural Gas for Cleanup Costs at Abandoned Uranium Mines on Navajo Nation
11/19/2015U.S. Settles with Gasoline Refiner to Reduce Emissions at Utah Facility
11/19/2015EPA Settles Chemical Safety Violations with Owner, Operator of Six Natural Gas Processing Plants
11/19/2015Powercon Corp. settles hazardous waste violations at Severn, Md. facility
11/12/2015MI Metals settles hazardous waste storage violations at Millersburg, Pa. facility
11/10/2015EPA Enforcement Ensures that Solar Company Follows Stormwater Discharge Requirements at Warren, Mass. Facility
11/10/2015EPA settlement with NASA resolves environmental violations at Goddard Space Flight Center
11/09/2015EPA settles hazardous waste storage violations with former owners, operators of Reading, Pa. manufacturing facility
11/06/2015Companies Fined and Take Action to Comply with Ocean Dumping Requirements
11/06/2015Settlements Ensure that Three Companies Comply with Public Right-to-Know Rules
11/04/2015EPA Settles With Anchorage Companies for Hazardous Waste Violations
11/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter
11/03/2015EPA Enforcement Helps Protect Children in New Haven from Lead Paint Hazards
11/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter
11/02/2015U.S. EPA requires Southern California companies to protect residents from lead-based paint dangers
11/02/2015EPA, California Notify Volkswagen of Additional Clean Air Act Violations
11/02/20151:00 PM EST: EPA, CARB Media Call to Provide Update on Recent Actions on Volkswagen
10/27/2015EPA Settlements Help Protect Public Against Health Hazards from Lead Exposure
10/27/2015Agreement with City of Waterloo, Iowa, to Settle Clean Water Act Violations Will Address Sewer Overflows
10/26/2015San Juan, Puerto Rico Agrees to Make Investments in Clean Water
10/23/2015EPA Region 7 Urges Parents, Teachers and Press to Spread Message of National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 25-31
10/23/2015EPA Resolves Violations with Newport Beach, Calif. Company for Failure to Report Imported Agricultural Chemicals
10/21/2015EPA enforces ban on large capacity cesspools on Maui, Oahu, and Big Island
10/21/2015EPA, 12 Private Entities Agree to Remove Contamination and Conduct Study at Metro Container Superfund Site
10/15/2015EPA announces additional groundwater investigation at Delaware City PVC Superfund site
10/09/2015Companies Pay Penalty for Failure to Follow Hazardous Waste Protective Measures
10/08/2015EPA Inspection Reveals Violations of Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule for Envirotech, Inc. in St. Louis, Mo.
10/08/2015U.S. EPA holds trucking company accountable for failure to install emissions controls on its California fleet
10/08/2015Hanover, N.H. Army Lab Fined and Takes Steps to Improve Safety under EPA Settlement
10/08/2015EPA Settlement with New York Electronics Recycler Protects Public from Potential Lead Exposure; ECO International of Vestal Agrees to Properly Dispose of More Than 26 Million Pounds of Hazardous Waste
10/08/2015Thursday: EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/08/2015Thursday: EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/07/2015EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/07/2015EPA Reaches Settlement with Wayne County, Mo., Landowners for Clean Water Act Violations
10/07/2015Lynden, Washington Landowner to Restore Wetlands to Settle Clean Water Act Violation
10/06/2015EPA Inspections Reveal Hazardous Waste Violations at University of Missouri-Kansas City Campus
10/06/2015U.S. EPA cites two Guam bulk fuel companies for chemical safety violations
10/02/2015EPA Enforcement Settlement with Home Renovation Company to Benefit Kansas City, Mo., Youth Education Center
10/01/2015EPA and DuPont Reach Major Settlement After Fatal Chemical Explosion in Tonawanda, N.Y.
10/01/2015Unified Grocers settles EPA claims for delayed reporting of ammonia release, risk management, and emergency planning violations
10/01/2015A-1 Petroleum in Washington settles with EPA to resolve spill prevention planning violations, protect local waters
10/01/2015EPA, Delaware City Refining Company Settle Environmental Violations
10/01/2015Major Fertilizer Producer Mosaic Fertilizer, LLC to Ensure Proper Handling, Storage and Disposal of 60 Billion Pounds of Hazardous Waste / Manufacturer committing close to $2 billion in funding to address environmental impacts from fertilizer production
09/30/2015U.S. EPA settles with East Bay MUD over hazardous waste violations
09/30/2015Tractor Supply Company Agrees to Implement Company-Wide Compliance Program to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations
09/29/2015U.S. EPA Requires Guardian Industries Corp. to Cut Harmful Air Pollution at Glass Manufacturing Plants in Seven States
09/29/2015EPA Settlement Ensures that Ludlow, Mass. Water is Better Protected from Oil Spills
09/29/2015Guardian Industries Corp. to Cut Harmful Air Pollution at Flat Glass Manufacturing Plants in Seven States
09/25/201510:00 AM EDT TODAY: EPA To Provide Update Following Recent Volkswagen Announcement
09/24/2015EPA Finalizes Rule to Modernize Clean Water Act Reporting
09/24/2015EPA Cites FMC Corp. For Violating Federal Pesticide Law
09/24/2015Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority Signs Legal Agreement with EPA and U.S. Department of Justice to Reduce Air Pollution at Two Power Plants
09/23/2015EPA Settlement with Beltsville, Md. Company Improves Oil Spill Prevention and Protects Anacostia River
09/22/2015U.S. EPA requires Cupertino cement company to report toxic chemicals, commit to environmental projects
09/22/2015EPA requires major agricultural chemical dealer to safely manage pesticides
09/21/2015Bayer Cropscience to Enhance Safeguards at Chemical Facilities in Four States to Settle Violations at W.V. Plant
09/21/2015Bayer CropScience to Enhance Safeguards at Chemical Facilities in Four States to Settle Violations at W. Va. Plant
09/18/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
09/18/2015Federal Penalty for Swampscott Water Pollution
09/18/2015EPA, California Notify Volkswagen of Clean Air Act Violations / Carmaker allegedly used software that circumvents emissions testing for certain air pollutants
09/18/201512:00 PM EST: EPA To Make Announcement Today Regarding Major Automaker
09/15/2015Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority to
Upgrade Sewage Infrastructure; Sewage Pollution in Martín Peña Canal, San Juan Bay, Condado Lagoon, and Atlantic Ocean will be Reduced
09/14/2015Settlement with Current and Former Owners of Chemical Facility in Pleasant Hill, Iowa, to Address Groundwater Contamination
09/14/2015Dunbar Asphalt to Clean up 29-Acre Portion of Sharon Steel Superfund Site, Hermitage, Pa.
09/10/2015Duke Energy Corp. to Reduce Emissions from Power Plants in North Carolina, Fund Environmental Projects
09/09/2015Cargill, Inc., Agrees to Settle Clean Air Act Violations at Vitamin E Manufacturing Facility in Eddyville, Iowa
09/09/2015 U.S. EPA settlement prompts firm to develop hazardous waste training program for metal finishing industry
09/03/2015Repsol Exploration and Production USA Inc. settles with EPA for Clean Water Act violations at North Slope Alaska Spill
09/01/2015U.S. EPA orders companies in Visalia, Calif., to protect Mill Creek from polluted wastewater
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

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