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02/10/2016EPA Proposes Changes to Use of Two Long Island Sound Dredged Material Disposal Sites
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Decrease of Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
01/06/2016Nominations Open for EPA’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards in New England - Due by Feb. 12
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Connecticut $26 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
11/19/2015New England Institutions Recognized for Diverting Food Waste
11/18/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to New Haven Group
11/12/2015$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects To Improve Health and Ecosystem of Long Island Sound
11/12/2015$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects To Improve Health and Ecosystem of Long Island Sound; $752,000 Awarded to Support Projects in New York
11/06/2015Settlements Ensure that Three Companies Comply with Public Right-to-Know Rules
11/06/2015Northeast Clean Diesel Collaborative Honors Groups for Reducing Air Pollution in N.Y., Mass., Conn. and R.I.
11/05/2015Grants for $1.75 Million Awarded to Improve Public Health in New England Communities
11/04/2015EPA Completes Review of 23 Site Cleanups in New England
11/03/2015EPA Enforcement Helps Protect Children in New Haven from Lead Paint Hazards
10/26/2015Cleanup project to install new water supply for properties contaminated by Durham Meadows Superfund Site
10/22/2015EPA and Partners Release New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound
10/22/2015EPA and Partners Release New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound
10/19/2015Organizations in R.I., Conn. and Mass. Awarded Funding for Environmental Work in Area Communities
09/28/2015New England Had More Unhealthy Air Quality Days during Summer Ozone Season
09/23/2015EPA Awards $4.3 Million in Supplemental Revolving Loan Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in New England
09/15/2015Three Small Businesses in Conn. and Mass. Awarded EPA Research Grants
08/17/2015Poor Air Quality Expected to Continue in Parts of New England on Tuesday, Aug. 18
08/05/2015Connecticut Company Settles with EPA for Chemical Reporting Lapses at Manchester N.H. Facility
07/28/2015Poor Air Quality Expected along the Southern Coast of New England Tomorrow (Wed. July 29)
07/22/2015124 New England Buildings Compete in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/22/2015TRI Reporting Failures from No. Canaan, Conn. Companies Nets Emergency Response Equipment for Local Fire Departments under EPA Settlement
07/21/2015Hartford, Conn. Property Management Companies Settle with EPA for Lead Paint Disclosure Lapses
07/21/2015White House Honors Stratford, Conn. Faith Leader as Climate “Champion of Change”
05/28/2015EPA Awards $10.3 Million to Clean Up New England Brownfield Sites, Protect Health in Communities
05/06/2015New England Buildings Score in National Energy Star Building Competition
04/27/2015Free Air Quality Alerts Available as Summer Smog Season Starts Soon
04/22/2015Connecticut Organizations and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/21/2015EPA Announces Installation of Park Benches with Solar-Powered Air Monitors in Five Cities/Village Green community park benches are located in Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; Oklahoma City; Kansas City; Hartford
04/21/2015Groton and Norwich, Conn., Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Will Make Communities Safer under EPA Settlements
04/20/2015Under Settlement, North Windham, Conn. Company Reduces Hazardous Waste
04/15/2015Stamford, Conn. Property Management Firm to Pay Fine and Take Measures to Protect Children from Lead-Based Paint in EPA Settlement
04/09/2015EPA Grants Available to Improve the Environment and Public Health in New England Communities
04/06/2015EPA Honors New England’s 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year
03/31/2015Univ. of New Haven Student Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/26/2015New England Organizations Step Up for EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge and Help to Reduce Food Waste
02/24/2015Two New England Businesses and One Individual Recognized by EPA for Climate Leadership
02/13/2015Three Connecticut School Bus Fleets Get EPA Funds for Lower Emission Buses
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
02/05/2015EPA Welcomes New “Top Cop” for Criminal Enforcement Program in New England
01/29/2015Nomination Period Extended for EPA’s Annual New England Environmental Merit Awards - New Deadline is Feb. 6, 2015
01/05/2015EPA Will Review 24 Hazardous Site Cleanups during 2015
12/23/2014Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards-Deadline is January 30, 2015
12/16/2014This Season, Let’s Celebrate Clean Water
12/08/2014Maine Pulp Mill and Connecticut Cardboard Manufacturing Company Settle Clean Water Act Violations
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.