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11/26/2014As Wood Stove Changeout Program Brings Cleaner Air to Southeastern New England, EPA Offers Advice for Safer, Cleaner Wood-Burning
11/25/2014EPA Completes Reviews of 25 New England Site Cleanups during FY2014
11/19/2014$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound
11/19/2014$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound; $563,248 awarded to support projects in New York
11/19/2014EPA Settlement Reduces Risk of Ammonia Releases from North Haven, Conn. Cold Storage Facility
11/05/2014Industrial Laundry Agrees to Clean Air Act Settlement
10/30/2014Under Settlement, City of Derby, Conn. Will Pay $675,000 for Cleanup Costs at O’Sullivan’s Island Site
10/28/2014Two Yale Graduate Students Awarded EPA Grants for Environmental Research Projects
10/23/2014Raymark Waste to be Removed at Sikorsky Airport
A Public Information Meeting: October 28, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall
10/17/2014UConn Student Team Wins Grant for Environmental Project
10/09/2014Water Quality Improves in Long Island Sound; Nitrogen Pollution is Declining
10/01/2014New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Summer Ozone Season
09/12/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Housatonic River “Rest of River” to October 27, 2014
09/10/2014Raymark Waste to be Removed at Sikorsky Airport Availability Session: September 17, 2014 at St. Joseph’s Parish Hal
09/08/2014Partnership Releases New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound; Public Meetings Sept. 16 and 17 in N.Y. and Conn.
09/08/2014Partnership Releases New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound; Public Meetings Planned September 16 and 17 in New York and Connecticut
08/27/2014EPA Provides Additional $3+ Million for Brownfields Cleanups in New England
08/19/2014BJ’s Wholesale Club Becomes First Wholesale Club to Commit Nationwide to EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge
07/28/2014Connecticut Company Wins EPA Funding for Innovative Air Filter
07/24/2014Seven New England Companies Take Action to Improve Oil Spill Prevention Measures under Settlements
07/23/2014EPA Awards $700,000 to UMass Amherst for Environmental Health Research for Tribal Communities
07/16/2014151 New England Buildings compete in EPA’s 5th Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/14/2014EPA Supporting Small Businesses by Advancing Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research/Twenty-one businesses receiving funding to strengthen the economy and the environment
07/11/2014EPA Clean Air Act Settlements with Two Industrial Laundry Companies Minimize Emissions in New England Communities
07/10/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Housatonic River “Rest of River” - Public Hearing to be Held on Tuesday, Sept. 23
07/09/2014EPA Clean Air Settlements with Two Industrial Laundry Companies Minimize Emissions in New England Communities
06/05/2014EPA Seeks Public Input on Proposed Cleanup Plan for the Housatonic River “Rest of River” Project
06/05/2014EPA Seeks Public Input on Proposed Cleanup Plan for the Housatonic River “Rest of River” Project
05/28/2014Yale Awarded $1.5 Million EPA Grant for Research on Cleaner Emissions from Cookstoves
05/28/2014EPA Funds University Research on Cleaner Fuel Burning to Improve Air Quality/The World Health Organization estimates that cookstove smoke accounts for over 4 million premature deaths annually
05/28/2014EPA Awards $17.5 Million to Clean Up Brownfield Sites in New England; Funds help protect health, the environment and Revitalize communities
05/16/2014EPA Hosts Public Information Sessions about Lead-Based Paint, Renovations and Health in New Haven, Connecticut
05/12/2014Important phase of Environmental Cleanup set to begin at Solvents Recovery Service of New England, Inc. (SRSNE) Superfund Site
05/05/2014Free Resources Help Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Begins
04/22/2014EPA Awards 2 Environmental Merit Awards to Connecticut Recipients
04/15/2014Settlements Ensure that New England Painting Companies Protect Children from Lead Paint Hazards
04/07/2014EPA Begins Effort to Reduce Children’s Exposure to Lead Paint in New Haven, Conn. Area
03/27/2014EPA Grants Available to Improve the Environment and Public Health in New England Communities
03/18/2014EPA Requires Five New England Companies to Better Manage Hazardous Chemicals to Protect Community
03/06/2014Two New England Businesses Recognized by EPA for Climate Leadership
02/19/2014Retired Simsbury, CT Water Pollution Control Facility Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/13/2014EPA Will Review 27 Superfund Site Clean Ups This Year
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
02/05/2014EPA Tips to Help Reduce Health Concerns and Improve Efficiency When Using Wood Heaters
02/03/2014Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards - Deadline is Feb. 21, 2014
01/30/2014EPA Completes Reviews of 22 Site Cleanups
01/23/2014EPA Will Hold a Public Hearing in Boston Feb. 26 on New Wood Stove Air Pollution Standards -- Proposal would make new wood stoves and heaters significantly cleaner
01/07/2014Sixteen Grants Will Help Protect Wetlands in New England
12/19/2013West Haven, Conn. fined for Illegal Sewage Discharges; Will Take Action to Significantly Reduce Sewage Discharges to New Haven Harbor and Long Island Sound
12/18/2013Increased Eelgrass in Long Island Sound is Good News for Fish and Wildlife
12/09/2013LISS Announces Publication of New Science Book Synthesizing Decades of Long Island Sound Research
12/05/2013Settlement Helps Repay Cleanup Costs for Durham Meadows Superfund Site in Durham, Conn.
11/25/2013EPA Finalizes Remediation Plan for Scovill Industrial Landfill Superfund Site in Waterbury, Conn.
11/20/2013Four New England Students win EPA Research Fellowship Awards
11/15/2013New England Institutions Honored for Food Waste Recycling Efforts on America Recycles Day
11/13/2013New England Supermarkets Recognized for Environmental Achievements
11/08/2013New England Leaders Convene to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change Challenges
10/24/2013$1.29 million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound; More than $915,000 awarded to support projects in Connecticut
10/21/2013New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Summer Ozone Season
08/08/2013Meriden Conn. Company Pays Fine for Hazardous Waste Violations
07/31/2013STATEMENTS: Senior EPA Officials Pay Tribute to Ira Leighton, who Helped Shape Environmental Protection since 1972
07/17/2013Poor Air Quality Expected in So. New England Thursday, 7/18; Coastal CT, RI, MA
07/15/2013EPA Provides Additional $3.5+ Million for Brownfields Cleanups in New England
06/26/2013Federal Agencies Awarded for Reducing Environmental Footprint in New England
06/26/2013Connecticut Organizations and Residents Receive Prestigious EPA Environmental Award
06/24/2013Heatwave Means Poor Air Quality Expected for Southern Coastal New England and Coastal Maine on Tuesday, June 25
06/19/2013Three New England Small Businesses Win EPA Grants for Environmental Technologies
06/12/2013New Haven, Conn. Cold Storage Warehouse Fined for Release of Toxic Ammonia from Facility
06/12/2013Researchers with New England Connections Earn EPA Award for Innovative Research
05/30/2013Poor Air Quality Will Continue in Southern New England, including N.H. and Maine Coasts, for Friday and Saturday
05/29/2013Poor Air Quality Predicted for South Coastal New England Until Saturday June 1
05/10/2013EPA Awards $12 Million to Clean Up New England Brownfield Sites
05/01/2013Free Tools Available to Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Starts
04/23/2013New England Buildings Score in National Energy Star Building Competition
04/22/201323 New England Colleges Join Effort to Reduce Food Waste
03/28/2013Company to Purchase Emergency Response Equipment for Fairfield Conn. under EPA Settlement
03/26/2013Eight New England Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/22/2013Bridgeport Conn. Landlord Fined for Failing to Notify Tenants about Lead Paint
03/20/2013Recent Actions Ensure New England Companies Adhere to Protections in Federal Pesticide Law
02/07/20135 New England Communities Get EPA Technical Assistance to Help with Sustainability
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
02/05/2013Settlement Helps Repay Cleanup Costs for Durham Meadows Superfund Site in Durham, Conn.
01/24/2013Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards accepted until March 1, 2013
01/16/2013EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2011 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
01/04/2013Public Meeting on 2012 E. Long Island Sound Dredged Material Supplemental EIS
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
11/30/2012EPA Awards Research Fellowships to 18 New England Students 
11/26/2012Meriden Conn. Company Will Provide Emergency Response Equipment to settle Environmental Concerns
11/26/2012School Bus Company to Implement Anti-Idling Program, Pay Penalties for Idling Violations in Conn. and R.I.
11/26/2012EPA Recommends New Recreational Water Quality Criteria to Better Protect Public Health
11/26/2012New Haven Company Will Pay Penalty for Hazardous Waste Violations
11/14/2012EPA Fines 16 Firms for Violations of the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule
11/08/2012Public Meeting on 2012 E. Long Island Sound Dredged Material Supplemental EIS
10/25/2012Work Begins to Remove Contamination at Newtown, Conn. Site
10/24/2012EPA Awards Grant in Connecticut to Support Healthy Schools
10/17/2012EPA Completes Review of Gallup’s Quarry Superfund Site in Plainfield, Conn.
10/15/2012Connecticut Maritime Foundation Receives $800,000 Grant from EPA to Fund Marine Clean Diesel Project
10/11/2012EPA Awards $30 Million for Clean Diesel Projects
10/10/2012EPA Awards $1.2 Million to Improve Indoor Air Quality
10/04/2012Sterling, Conn. Horse Facility to Restore 11+ Acres of Wetlands, Resolving Clean Water Act Violations