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02/04/2014EPA Issues 2012 Toxic Release Inventory Data for Pacific Southwest Region
12/19/2013EPA West Coast Collaborative announces more than $2 million in grants to reduce harmful diesel emissions in western states and Pacific Island territories
11/18/2013EPA awards over $30 million to the Pacific Territories for environmental protection
01/16/2013EPA Issues American Samoa Toxics Release Inventory Data for 2011
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
10/15/2012U.S. EPA Awards over $100,000 to Pacific Territories for Clean Diesel Projects
08/17/2012U.S. EPA’s Regional Administrator Honors New “Green” AS-EPA Office Building
03/19/2012EPA awards CNMI and American Samoa over $117,000 for clean diesel projects
01/05/2012EPA Issues American Samoa Toxics Inventory Data for 2010
11/07/2011EPA partners with federal agencies to track Japan tsunami debris
09/30/2010U.S. EPA applauds American Samoa’s decision to ban plastic shopping bags
04/09/2010US EPA set to implement New Lead-Safe Rule
02/23/2010EPA boosts funding for Guam, CNMI and American Samoa water projects / Funding to Pacific territories jumps from $3.2 million to $37.4 million
01/20/2010EPA Removes Pesticides, Hazardous Waste in American Samoa as part of Tsunami Cleanup
12/23/2009EPA Releases Guam, CNMI, American Samoa Annual Enforcement Results and Mapping Tool
12/16/2009U.S. EPA Launches National Environmental Video Competition to Promote “Three R’s” of Consumer Waste
12/08/2009U.S. EPA Issues 2008 American Samoa Toxic Release Data
11/19/2009U.S. EPA Calls for Green Innovators
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 9
10/19/2009Wipe Out Lead Poisoning
08/19/2009American Samoa Receives $200,000 in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs
06/16/2009EPA Hosts 26th Pacific Islands Environment Conference in Saipan
05/28/2009EPA Hosts 26th Pacific Islands Environment Conference in Saipan
05/18/2009EPA Announces over $4 million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Projects in American Samoa to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
03/31/2009EPA orders BP South-West Pacific to takes steps to protect the waters of American Samoa / Company was not conducting monitoring required by permit
03/19/2009EPA releases 2007 nationwide Toxics Release Inventory data / American Samoa reports the least amount of toxic releases of any state or territory in the nation
01/15/2009EPA proposes to not renew American Samoa wastewater treatment plants' variances / Tentative decisions find Utulei and Tafuna plants do not meet requirements for variance from secondary treatment
12/09/2008US EPA launches new site, making environmental information available to reporters on the go/ Reporters can access site from PDA’s and cell phones to gain instant access to critical information while in the field
12/04/2008EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2008 / Hazardous waste cases highlight year in CNMI, Guam and American Samoa
11/24/2008U.S. EPA Highlights Ways Everyone Can “Go Green” during the Holidays / Easy and effective ways to reduce and reuse
11/14/2008Saturday is America Recycles Day; Recycle, reduce greenhouse gas emissions / U.S. EPA encourages public to do its part, find ways to increase recycling
09/29/2008EPA issues order to American Samoa company to control water pollution discharges
MYD Samoa Inc. could face fines if it fails to prevent shipyard pollutants from entering Pago Pago harbor
04/21/2008April 22nd is Earth Day: Get local with stories that matter in your community
U.S. EPA experts available for interviews this week
04/15/2008New Report Highlights Environmental Issues; Some in Unlikely Places
04/14/2008U.S. EPA honors Pacific Southwest environmental hero from American Samoa
04/09/2008U.S. EPA putting its money to work, to clean up diesel engines
03/18/2008U.S. EPA files complaint against ship brokers for violations of Toxic Substances Control Act
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
02/21/2008EPA releases 2006 American Samoa Toxics Release Inventory data
02/07/2008U.S. EPA and Hawaii Department of Health host inaugural meeting of the Pacific Basin Brownfields Response Team
01/10/2008U.S. EPA solicits Environmental Award nominations
12/04/2007U.S. EPA program certifies Palau and Yap water quality labs
12/03/2007EPA and CNMI agree on proposed permit and management measures for unexploded ordnance
Public meeting at CNMI’s Division of Environmental Quality on December 11
11/15/2007EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2007
Hazardous waste related cases highlight year
07/25/2007U.S. EPA is looking for Water Efficiency Leaders
04/16/2007EPA honors Pacific Southwest environmental heroes
03/22/2007EPA releases 2005 nationwide Toxics Release Inventory numbers. American Samoa reports decrease of 100 percent, ranks last in total releases
01/17/2007U.S. EPA solicits Environmental Award nominations
01/09/2007EPA settles with Seaside Service Station in American Samoa over underground storage tank violations
11/15/2006EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2006, Closure of CNMI’s Puerto Rico Dump, hazardous waste related cases highlight year
11/15/2006EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2006; Closure of CNMI’s Puerto Rico Dump, hazardous waste related cases highlight year
10/04/2006Environmental education grant awarded to the American Samoa Resource Conservation and Development Council
06/26/2006Amer. Samoa service station settles fuel storage tank violations
06/07/2006Guam, American Samoa facilities settle risk management plan deficiencies
05/15/2006American Samoa settles violations of oil spill prevention law
04/18/2006EPA honors Pacific Southwest environmental heroes Willie Nelson, Clif Bar among this year's winners
04/12/2006EPA releases latest data on toxic chemicals nationwide. Toxic air releases decreased in American Samoa
03/31/2006Public invited to comment on proposed lead-based paint rule
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