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05/01/2013Harvard University Recognizes EPA Renewable Energy Program as a Top Government Innovation
05/01/2013Company to Repay the EPA for its Costs to Clean Up Site Contaminated with 70 Tons of Asbestos in Lawrenceville, New Jersey
04/29/2013Fourth Season of Dredging Begins in Upper Hudson; Project Expected to Reach Halfway Point during Fourth Season
04/25/2013EPA Awards $198,032 to Central Florida Regional Planning Council to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013EPA Awards $200,000 to the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013Council Bluffs, Iowa, to Receive $166,500 for Brownfields Redevelopment Planning
04/25/2013EPA Awards $200,000 to The Enterprise Center, Inc. to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013EPA Awards $4 Million to Help Support Cleanup and Reuse of Brownfields Sites Across the Country
04/24/2013EPA to Hold 2013 National Brownfields Conference at Georgia World Congress Center
04/18/2013EPA Reaches Agreement on the Cleanup of the Puchack Well Field Superfund site in Pennsauken Township, New Jersey $23 Million to be Spent on Protecting Drinking Water
04/16/2013NEWS BRIEF: Andersen Air Force Base beach cleanup to use U.S. EPA’s Marine Debris tracking methods
04/15/2013Haywood Vocational Opportuities, Inc. to Receive the EPA Region 4 “Excellence in Site Reuse” Award
04/12/2013MEDIA ALERT: EPA, Navajo Nation convene fifth annual stakeholder workshop to address uranium contamination
04/10/2013EPA To Hold Second Budget Call Due to Earlier Technical Difficulties
04/10/2013EPA’s FY 2014 Budget Proposal Maintains the Strength of Federal, State, and Tribal Core Environmental and Human Health Protections/FY 2014 Request Focuses on Transforming the Way EPA Does Business
04/08/2013EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the Cayuga County Ground Water Contamination Superfund Site
04/05/2013EPA Finalizes Plan to Address PCB Contamination in the Grasse River in Massena, NY
04/03/2013EPA Finalizes $6.5 Million Cleanup Plan for Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation Superfund Site in Saratoga Springs, NY
03/26/2013Goodrich Corp. To Clean Up Contamination At Rialto Superfund Site
03/21/2013EPA Reaches Agreement with Wyeth Holdings Corporation on the Cleanup of the American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, New Jersey
03/18/2013EPA Begins Construction of Groundwater Treatment System for Torrance Superfund Sites
03/15/2013U.S. EPA Orders NASA to Clean Up Soils Threatening Sensitive Habitat
03/12/2013EPA recognizes brownfields progress in Norristown
03/11/2013EPA Seeks Public Input on Camp Edwards Proposed Training Device
03/06/2013EPA to Discuss Community Coalition Formation in North Birmingham
02/28/2013EPA proposes plan to clean up Lower Duwamish Waterway from decades of industrial pollution
02/27/2013Soil Removal Begins at Beede Waste Oil Superfund Site in Plaistow, N.H.
02/27/2013EPA Encourages the Public to Comment on Proposed Cleanup Plan for the Niagara Mohawk Power Corp. Superfund Site in Saratoga Springs, New York; Public Meeting on March 7, 2013 at Saratoga Spa State Park
02/25/2013EPA Region 7 to Host Informational Sessions March 4 and 5 for Big River Mine Tailings, Madison County Mines Superfund Sites
02/15/2013EPA Reaches $1.6 Million Settlement at Operating Industries Superfund Site
02/08/2013EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Cleanup Plan for Gowanus Canal Superfund Site
01/30/2013EPA Brownfields Funding Helps Remove Environmental Barriers for Construction of All Care Health Center in Council Bluffs, Iowa
01/28/2013EPA resolves violations with four Guam companies for hazardous materials reporting failures
01/24/2013EPA and MDEQ to Meet with Stakeholders regarding Soil Cleanup and Land Use plans at the Picayune Wood Treating Site
01/24/2013EPA Details Results of $100M Federal Effort to Clean up Navajo Uranium Contamination
01/23/2013EPA to Host Third Chemtronics Superfund Site CAG Formation Meeting
01/16/2013EPA to Hold Public Meetings to Discuss Proposed Plan for Cleaning Up the Gowanus Canal; Public Encouraged to Attend Public Meetings on January 23 and January 24
01/09/2013EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
01/04/2013EPA Issues Amendment to Record of Decision for the 10th Street Superfund Site in Columbus, Neb.
12/27/2012EPA Proposes Plan for Cleaning Up Gowanus Canal; Multi-million Dollar Cleanup to Revitalize Polluted Brooklyn Waterway
12/19/2012EPA to Remove Mercury from Bottom of Pompton Lake in Pompton Lakes, New Jersey
12/17/2012EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
12/12/2012Work to Begin at Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
12/10/2012WEDNESDAY: EPA Will Hold Public Meeting to Discuss Final Results of Radiological Investigation at Santa Susana / Agency Officially Completes Work at Superfund Site
12/05/2012U.S. and Local Governments Achieve $50 Million Settlement to Address Contamination at Superfund Site in Rialto, Calif.
12/05/2012Work to Begin at Admiral Home Appliances Superfund Alternative Site in Williston, SC
12/04/2012U.S. EPA, Navajo Nation Celebrate First Superfund Job Training Graduating Class
11/20/2012U.S. EPA Reaches $2 Million Settlement with 290 Parties to Further Clean Santa Barbara County Toxic Dump Site
11/19/2012Results of Soil Sampling at Route 66 State Park near Eureka, Mo., Show No Significant Health Risks for Park Visitors, Workers
11/19/2012EPA Approves Work to Begin Construction of South Terminal in New Bedford, Mass.
11/16/2012Deadline Extended for Brownfields 2013 Assessment, Revolving Loan Fund and Cleanup Grants
11/16/2012Big Tex Grain Site in San Antonio is Ready for Reuse
11/14/2012Amended Cleanup Decision for Kearsarge Metallurgical Corp. Superfund Site in Conway, N.H.
11/13/2012Third and Most Successful Season of Hudson River Dredging Ends Today; More Than 1.3 Million Cubic Yards of PCB-Contaminated Sediment Removed Since 2009 Dredging Start
11/07/2012EPA Announces the Excellence in Site Reuse Award at the Calhoun Park Area Site, Charleston County, South Carolina
11/02/2012EPA Completes Cleanup System for Soil, Water Contamination in Grants, NM
10/29/2012EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Plan for the Raritan Bay Superfund Site in Old Bridge and Sayreville, New Jersey
10/29/2012EPA Continues Work at San Gabriel Valley Superfund Site; Additional $1.44 Million Settlement Reached for Groundwater Cleanup
10/25/2012Work Begins to Remove Contamination at Newtown, Conn. Site
10/25/2012EPA Completes Construction Work at W.R. Grace Superfund site in Acton, Mass.
10/24/2012EPA Completes Building Demolition at Toxic Site in Garfield, N.J.
10/22/2012EPA Recognizes Boeing for Leadership in Revitalization at CCI, Inc. Superfund Site, Olathe, Kan.
10/18/2012Public Meeting Scheduled Oct. 25 on Agreement for Cleanup of Chicago Heights Boulevard Site in St. Louis County, Mo.
10/17/2012EPA Completes Cleanup Decisions for Three Camp Edwards Areas
10/17/2012EPA Completes Review of Gallup’s Quarry Superfund Site in Plainfield, Conn.
10/16/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Shenandoah Road Superfund Site in East Fishkill, New York
10/15/2012Fire Extinguished at Hillcrest Industries Work Will Continue to Ensure Piles Do Not Reignite
10/12/2012EPA Seeks Public Input on Modified Training at Camp Edwards
10/12/20125th Five-Year Review Completed of Auburn Road Landfill Superfund Site in Londonderry, N.H.
10/11/2012EPA Finalizes Change to Cleanup Plan for
Liberty Industrial Finishing Superfund Site in Farmingdale, New York
10/11/2012EPA Changes Cleanup Plan for Polluted Ground Water at Superfund Site in South Plainfield, New Jersey Responds to Input from Public
10/10/2012EPA Issues Cleanup Decision for Woonasquatucket River in Rhode Island
10/10/2012AVX Corp. to Pay $366 Million in Settlement, Accelerating Cleanup of New Bedford Harbor Contamination in Massachusetts
10/09/2012Cleanup at North Penn Area 2 Superfund Site Eliminates Risks; Provides Long-Term Groundwater Protection
10/04/2012EPA Region 7 Provides $2.4M to Joplin, Mo., to Sample and Remediate Contaminated Soils Disturbed by May 2011 Tornado
10/04/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Scientific Chemical Processing Superfund Site in Carlstadt, New Jersey
10/03/2012EPA Region 7, Joplin City Officials Schedule Oct. 4 News Conference on Funding to Assist with Tornado Recovery
10/03/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Diaz Chemical Superfund Site; $12 Million Spent to Date
10/03/2012EPA: More Work Needed to Clean up Enbridge Oil Spill in Kalamazoo River
10/02/2012EPA invites public comment on Chehalis area groundwater cleanup
10/01/2012EPA Announces Plan to Address Environmental Concerns for North Birmingham Communities
10/01/2012EPA Grant Aids Waynesboro Downtown Redevelopment
10/01/2012U.S. EPA, Hawaii Department of Health clean up soil in Kilauea neighborhood
10/01/2012EPA Releases Plan to Address PCB Contamination in the Grasse River in Massena, New York; Public Urged to Submit Comments No Later Than November 15
09/28/2012EPA Releases Plan to Remove Lead at Raritan Bay Superfund Site in Old Bridge and Sayreville, New Jersey; Public Hearing to Take Place Oct. 17 in Old Bridge
09/28/2012EPA Announces Remediation Plan for a Part of American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, N.J.
09/28/2012Maine to Receive Over $4 Million in EPA Brownfields Grants
09/27/2012EPA Issues Record of Decision for the Madison County Mines Superfund Site Operable Unit 5
09/27/2012Agreement Secures $25 Million Cleanup for the Rio Tinto Mine in Nevada
09/27/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the White Chemical Corporation Superfund Site in Newark, New Jersey
09/26/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Evor Phillips Superfund Site in Old Bridge, New Jersey
09/26/2012EPA's Response to Hillcrest Industries Fire
09/25/2012W.R. Grace and Co. / Wayne Interim Storage Site Removed From Superfund List after Cleanup
09/24/2012Ceremony on Sept. 27 to Mark Community Transformation of Treece, Kansas
09/20/2012EPA Announces $1.3 Million for Brownfield Cleanups and Job Training in Milwaukee
09/19/2012EPA and General Electric Company Sign Agreement to Protect Drinking Water at Cayuga County, New York Superfund Site; Drinking Water Impacted by Volatile Organic Compounds
09/19/2012Soil Cleanup to Start at Solvent Savers Superfund Site in Lincklaen, NY
09/18/2012EPA begins three Navajo uranium mine cleanups in September

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