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05/28/2014EPA Awards $17.5 Million to Clean Up Brownfield Sites in New England; Funds help protect health, the environment and Revitalize communities
05/27/2014EPA protects Kauai water quality by compelling Tahiti Nui to close cesspools
05/27/2014EPA Adds Clothes Dryers to Energy Star Program, Increasing Energy Efficiency of New Appliances
05/27/2014EPA Moves to Improve Emergency Planning at Facilities in NJ and NY; Inspections Focus on Information on Chemical Hazards Needed by First Responders during Emergency Responses
05/27/2014EPA Settlement with Rochester Area Home Builder Protects Area Waterways; Developer Agrees to Construct Project to Reduce Polluted Stormwater Discharges
05/27/2014EPA Reducing Air Pollution from Old Diesel Engines; Grant Provides $246,931 to Protect People from Harmful Air Pollution
05/27/2014EPA Reducing Air Pollution from Old Diesel Engines; Grants Provide $1.1 Million to Protect People from Harmful Air Pollution
05/27/2014Walpole, Mass. School Bus Company Reduces Diesel Idling under Settlement
05/27/2014EPA Grant to Philly Nonprofit will Help Train Local Residents for Environmental Jobs
05/23/2014EPA Completes Radiation Screening at Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex in Bridgeton, Mo.
05/23/2014EPA Requires Mining Company to Restore Damaged Streams in Kentucky
05/22/2014Contractor sentenced to prison for environmental crime
05/22/2014
U.S. EPA finds Exide Technologies a source of harmful lead emissions
05/22/2014EPA and Duke Energy enter Agreement to Cleanup Coal Ash Release in the Dan River
05/22/2014EPA Awards FAA for Combating Climate Change by Reducing Water Usage
05/22/2014GSA Combats Climate Change by Reducing Energy Use
05/22/2014GSA Reduces Environmental Footprint by Reducing Water Usage
05/22/2014EPA Honors GSA – Justice Park Building, for Saving Money by Reducing Waste
05/22/2014National Park Service Fights Climate Change by Reducing Waste
05/22/2014HHS Fights Climate Change and Saves Money
05/22/2014ADVISORY: EPA Announces Grants to Six Universities for Clean Cookstove Research/The United Nations Foundation’s Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves to host announcement event
05/22/2014Department of Homeland Security Facility in Lee’s Summit, Mo., Receives Top Award from EPA’s Federal Green Challenge
05/22/2014Ten New England Organizations Commit to Reduce Food Waste
05/22/2014Updated Information on Chlor-Alkali Superfund Site in Berlin, N.H.; Public Community Meeting will be Thurs. May 29
05/22/2014EPA Recognizes Over 400 Federal Facilities for Achieving $42 Million in Cost Savings and Environmental Benefits
05/21/2014EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/21/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Hydrocarbon Plant; Part of $3 billion investment that will bring jobs to Freeport, TX
05/21/2014Public Availability Sessions Scheduled for Lee’s Lane Landfill Superfund Site
05/21/2014Mississippi River/Gulf of Mexico Watershed Task Force Announces Agreement with 12 Universities to Further Water Pollution Reduction Programs and Goals
05/21/2014U.S. EPA Administrator to Visit Salt Lake City, Seattle and Portland to Highlight Agency’s Efforts to Reduce Carbon Pollution and Address Climate Change
05/20/2014U.S. EPA settles with Irvine, Calif. company to ensure safe handling of pesticides
05/20/2014EPA and Partners Mark Opening of New Iberia, LA, Park; Site of former contaminated, abandoned lot transformed into public green space
05/20/2014EPA to Recognize Washington University in St. Louis for Recycling and Food Recovery Programs on Wednesday, May 21
05/19/2014EPA Finalizes Standards to Protect Fish, Aquatic Life from Cooling Water Intakes
05/16/2014EPA Hosts Public Information Sessions about Lead-Based Paint, Renovations and Health in New Haven, Connecticut
05/16/2014EPA Issues Final Notice to ExxonMobil Baytown to Construct Part of Multibillion­­-Dollar Expansion Project and Creates 10,000 jobs
05/16/2014EPA Recognizes Environmental Innovation at World’s Largest Science Competition for High School Students/Miriam Terese Demasi wins EPA Patrick H. Hurd Sustainability Award and will participate in National Sustainable Design Expo in 2015
05/15/2014EPA Proposes Updates to Emissions Standards for Refineries to Protect Nearby Neighborhoods/Proposed steps will protect public health and improve air quality
05/15/2014EPA Approves Removal of Summertime Fuel Requirements for Six Counties in Florida
05/15/2014EPA Approves Removal of Summertime Fuel Requirements for the Raleigh, NC Area
05/15/2014EPA Approves Removal of Summertime Fuel Requirements for the Greensboro, NC Area
05/15/2014EPA to participate at the 1st Annual Mayor’s Walk in Columbus, Miss. to Promote Asthma Awareness
05/15/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Visit Orlando for Asthma Awareness Month at Dr. Phillips High School
05/14/2014EPA Finalizes Greenhouse Gas Permit for Indeck Wharton Energy $301 Million in economic development and creation of jobs
05/14/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed New Safety Measures to Protect Farm Workers from Pesticide Exposure
05/14/2014EPA Requires Global Titanium Manufacturer to Investigate and Clean Up PCB Contamination in Nevada
05/14/2014EPA Requires Global Titanium Manufacturer to Investigate and Clean Up PCB Contamination in Nevada / Titanium Metals Corporation to pay record $13.75 million civil penalty for TSCA violations at single facility
05/14/2014Follow Us to EPA Southeast’s New Twitter Handle
05/13/2014L.A. Conservation Corps receives EPA grant for unemployed workers to receive environmental job training
05/13/2014Mo-Kan Regional Council to Receive $200,000 Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grant from EPA
05/13/2014Two Bay Area organizations selected to receive EPA funding for unemployed workers to receive environmental job training
05/13/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Visit Orlando for Asthma Awareness Month at Dr. Phillips High School
05/13/2014EPA Settlement Protects Arkansas Community Company will invest $750,000 for environmental project
05/13/2014EPA Official to Address Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Graduation Class at Florida State College at Jacksonville (FSCJ)
05/13/2014Kerr-McGee Chemical Superfund Site in Columbus, Miss. Public Comment Period Extended
05/13/2014EPA Reaches Agreement with CEMEX to Protect Water Quality in Puerto Rico; Company Agrees to Comply with Clean Water Act and Preserve More than 400 Acres of land in Puerto Rico’s North Karst Region
05/12/2014EPA Announces Three Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipients in the Southeast Region
05/12/2014Important phase of Environmental Cleanup set to begin at Solvents Recovery Service of New England, Inc. (SRSNE) Superfund Site
05/12/2014Construction work to start at the Sutton Brook Disposal Area Superfund site in Tewksbury, Mass.
05/12/2014Jerome, Idaho dairy processor to ensure wastewater discharges meet federal standards
05/12/2014EPA requires Chevron Pipe Line to provide funding for oil spill response
05/12/2014EPA grant to focus on job training and placement in Lewis and Clark, Granite, Powell, and Deer Lodge counties (Montana)
05/12/2014EPA Provides $100,000 to Support Green Infrastructure Development for City of Omaha, Neb.
05/12/2014EPA Develops Workforce in Camden, Arkansas
05/12/2014EPA Announces $3.6 Million in Environmental Job Training Grants
05/12/2014EPA Awards Grant to Train, Recruit and Place
New Orleans Residents into Environmental Jobs
05/12/2014EPA Announces $3.6 Million in Environmental Job Training Grants to Provide Unemployed Residents with Job Opportunities Cleaning Up and Reducing Pollution Nationwide
05/12/2014EPA, Spectra Energy to conduct oil spill drill in Casper, Wyoming on May 14
05/12/2014EPA Legal Agreement with Pfizer Will Protect Air Quality and Fund Recycling Program in Barceloneta
05/09/2014Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
05/09/2014EPA Region 7 to Conduct Radiation Screening of Bridgeton Municipal Athletic Complex in Bridgeton, Mo.
05/09/2014Companies Agree to Pay for Cleanup of Contaminated Ground Water at Evor Phillips Leasing Company Superfund Site in Old Bridge Township, New Jersey
05/09/2014EPA Seeking Public Comment on Enhancing Transparency for Chemicals and Mixtures Used in Hydraulic Fracturing
05/08/2014Sylvia Quast selected to head U.S. EPA’s Pacific Southwest legal office
05/08/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Petersburg, Va.
05/08/2014EPA Adds One Hazardous Waste Site in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
05/08/2014EPA requires Syngenta to label pesticides accurately
05/08/2014EPA Proposes Harleysville, Pa. Site
for Superfund’s National Priorities list
05/08/2014EPA proposes former smelter site in Pueblo, Colo., for addition to Superfund National Priorities List
05/08/2014EPA Adds Union County, AR, Refinery Site to
National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Seven hazardous waste sites added, five proposed nationally
05/08/2014EPA Proposes to Add Houma, LA, site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Seven hazardous waste sites added to list, five proposed nationally
05/08/2014EPA Adds Unimatic Manufacturing Corporation site in Fairfield, NJ to the Federal Superfund List; PCBs Contaminated Site
05/08/2014EPA Adds Radiation Site in Ridgewood Queens, New York to the Superfund List
05/08/2014EPA Adds Seven Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List/Agency also proposes to add an additional five sites
05/08/2014EPA Takes Action to Protect Wetlands in Western New York; Cites Local Company for Filling in Over Sixteen Acres of Wetlands, Adjacent to the Cassadaga Creek
05/07/2014EPA and LDEQ Raise Awareness of Importance of Air Quality
05/07/2014Norfolk Gets EPA Support for Green Techniques at Knitting Mill Creek
05/07/2014EPA Releases EnviroAtlas Ecosystem Mapping Tool
05/06/2014EPA Inspections Remedy Clean Water Act Violations by Poultry Operation near Green Ridge, Mo.
05/06/2014EPA Settlement with Ryder Truck Rental Protects Soil and Groundwater from Contamination
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate Superfund cleanups in 16 Pa. communities
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate four Superfund cleanups in Delaware
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate Superfund cleanup in Suffolk City, Va.
05/06/2014U.S. EPA honors federal agencies for water conservation, waste reduction
05/06/2014National Research Council Releases Report Praising EPA’s IRIS Program Enhancements
05/05/2014EPA Administrator honors Billy Frank Jr.'s courageous environmental leadership
05/05/2014EPA Inspection Results in $2 Million Upgrade to Conway, Kan., Natural Gas Liquids Storage Facility to Reduce Harmful Emissions
05/05/2014Free Resources Help Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Begins
05/05/2014Dredging of Toxics Resumes in Upper Hudson River for Fifth Season; PCB Cleanup Designed to Restore Hudson River; Created Hundreds of New Jobs
05/05/2014EPA Employees Selected as Finalists for 2014 Service to America Medals

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