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01/25/2016Obama Administration to Partner with 27 Communities to Boost Neighborhood Revitalization through Local Food Enterprises - Local Foods, Local Places Empowers Creative Economic Development in Rural and Urban Communities in 22 states
01/14/2016EPA urges residents to test homes for radon
11/19/2015EPA Settles Chemical Safety Violations with Owner, Operator of Six Natural Gas Processing Plants
11/12/2015MI Metals settles hazardous waste storage violations at Millersburg, Pa. facility
11/09/2015EPA settles hazardous waste storage violations with former owners, operators of Reading, Pa. manufacturing facility
10/23/2015EPA Lead Poisoning Prevention Week is Oct. 25-31 - Learn How to Protect Your Home and Family
10/21/2015EPA, 12 Private Entities Agree to Remove Contamination and Conduct Study at Metro Container Superfund Site
10/15/2015EPA and Fort Lincoln Retail Reach Settlement for Clean Water Act Violations
10/09/2015EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Award
for Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCA
09/28/2015EPA Announces $7 Million in Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions from School Buses
09/24/2015EPA Cites FMC Corp. For Violating Federal Pesticide Law
09/23/2015EPA Announces $400,000 in supplemental brownfields funding to help cleanup, redevelop Allentown site
09/22/201525th Anniversary of Pollution Prevention Act Serves as Reminder That Everyone Can Take Steps for a Healthy Environment
09/14/2015Dunbar Asphalt to Clean up 29-Acre Portion of Sharon Steel Superfund Site, Hermitage, Pa.
09/09/2015EPA Brownfields Grants Help Revitalize Luzerne Co. Mine-Scarred Land - Two $200,000 Brownfields Grants to Support Site Cleanup
09/09/2015EPA Awards $800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Assess Properties in Montgomery County’s Norristown, Pottstown Areas for Redevelopment
08/25/2015Zippo Manufacturing settles hazardous waste violations at Bradford, Pa. plant
08/24/2015EPA Brownfields Grants will help revitalize Pittsburgh properties
08/17/2015Delaware County Regional Water Utility to Reduce Sewage Discharges to Delaware River and Local Creeks
08/17/2015Pennsylvania Water Utility to Reduce Sewage Discharges to Delaware River and Local Creeks
08/06/2015Arch Coal Subsidiaries to Make System-Wide Upgrades to Reduce Pollution Entering U.S. Waters
07/29/2015Up To $13.9 Million Available From EPA for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Projects
07/29/2015EPA Announces $600,000 in Brownfields Grants to Philadelphia Redevelopment Authorities
07/23/2015EPA Agreement with Port Authority and Port Terminal Operators Will Cut Harmful Pollution from Idling Trucks in Newark and Beyond
07/07/2015U.S. EPA Seeks Public Input on Binational Phosphorus Reduction Targets to Combat Lake Erie Algal Blooms
06/16/2015Fifteen Projects Unveiled to ‘Green’ Local Communities, Create Jobs and Manage Stormwater Runoff
05/20/2015Strategy to Reduce District’s Sewer Overflows Will Include Green Infrastructure
05/12/2015EPA Joins Philly Nonprofit in Recognizing Graduates of Environmental Jobs Training Program
04/23/2015EPA Honors Pa. Environmental Resources Consortium For Food Recovery Challenge Achievement
04/23/2015EPA Lauds Bethlehem Area School District for Environmental Leadership
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
04/21/2015EPA unveils unique park bench that measures Philly’s air quality at Independence National Historical Park
04/17/2015EPA Regional Administrator to kick off Run for Clean Air as part of Philadelphia Earth Day festivities
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate /
The agency recognizes 128 partners in 33 states including DirecTV, Staples, and Verizon
03/27/2015EPA Funding to Temple University will help Revitalize Philadelphia’s North Kensington Area
03/16/2015EPA and Home Depot Offer Tips to Conserve Water, Save Money
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Pennsylvania Animal Agriculture Programs
03/09/2015EPA Announces 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States/ Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
03/05/2015EPA Awards 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $8 Million to Combat Invasive Species
02/18/2015EPA Recognizes Comcast-Spectacor for Environmental Achievements
02/11/2015Feds, State, Settle Clean Water Violations with Harrisburg and Capital Region Water
01/08/2015EPA recommends radon testing in January
12/18/2014For Old Electronics: Don’t Think Trash. Think e-Cycling
12/17/2014EPA Awards Additional GLRI Funding to Federal and State Agencies to Expand Efforts to Target Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
12/08/2014EPA grant will upgrade Cape May-Lewes Ferry
with diesel clean air technology
12/04/2014Taking Energy Efficient Measures Now Can Loosen Winter’s Grip on Your Home, Wallet
11/20/2014EPA Recognizes The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University City District for Helping to Reduce Methane-producing Food Waste in Landfills
11/14/2014EPA Administrator Applauds Efforts to Feed the Hungry While Protecting the Planet
11/13/2014FRIDAY: EPA Administrator in Philadelphia for Drexel Food Recovery Event and Wharton Energy Conference Keynote
11/13/2014EPA Settlement with Dura Bond Pipe will
Help Protect Residents in the Harrisburg Area
11/13/2014EPA Settlement with Mack Trucks Inc. Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Lehigh County, Pa.
11/10/2014Reducing Food Waste and Saving Money at Thanksgiving
10/29/2014EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the Clearview Landfill Portion of Lower Darby Creek Area Superfund Site
10/22/2014EPA Settlement with Whitford Corporation Ensures Proper Management of Hazardous Waste in Elverson, Pa.
10/07/2014EPA Settlement with Altadis U.S.A. Inc. Ensures Compliance with Toxic Chemical Reporting Safeguards at McAdoo, Pa., Tobacco Plant
10/07/20142,400 Urban Students to Get Unique Water Education Experience Officials Gather in Camden to Celebrate First Area Stop for ‘Canoemobile’
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. Two Pennsylvania Projects Among Six to be Funded
10/02/2014EPA Settlement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Helps Protect Soil and Groundwater from Contamination
09/30/2014EPA Honors Manufacturers with ENERGY STAR Award / Eastman Chemical, Janssen R and D, and Merck use Combined Heat and Power systems to cut carbon pollution, save money, and combat climate change
09/26/2014EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Award
for Pa. Lehigh Gap Nature Center
09/22/2014Attention: Child Care Professionals Free Training to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards
09/18/2014Attention: Child Care Professionals Free Training to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards
09/16/2014Baghurst Drive Site in Harleysville, Pa.,
Added to EPA’s Superfund National Priorities List
09/12/2014Navy settles alleged environmental violations
at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads
09/11/2014EPA lauds W.Va. communities for brownfields redevelopment statewide bringing economic benefits while protecting public health
09/10/2014EPA Stop Sale Order Protects Philadelphia Residents from Buying Misbranded Pesticides
09/10/2014EPA Settlement with Amerikohl Mining Inc. Will Help Restore Water Quality for Western Pennsylvania Communities
08/27/2014US Settles with DuPont to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations and Protect Communities, Kanawha River Near West Virginia Facility
08/27/2014EPA awards Butler, Pa. teacher with Presidential Innovation Award
08/27/2014Holland, Pa. girl wins EPA’s President’s Environmental Youth Award
08/11/2014EPA Approves Pollution Budget for Restoring Maryland Coastal Bays
08/11/2014EPA Settlement with GlaxoSmithKline Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in King of Prussia, Pa.
08/04/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in York, Pa.
07/22/2014EPA Settles Stormwater Case to Protect Richmond Water Quality
07/21/2014EPA Solicits Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grant Proposals
07/21/2014EPA settlement to help ensure safety of more than a dozen communities near TRANSFLO facilities
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will go to projects nationwide, including University of Baltimore work in the Patapsco Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will go to projects nationwide, including three in the
Anacostia River Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will support projects nationwide, including six helping Philly, Chester, and Wilmington communities
07/15/2014Up To $27.5 Million Available From EPA for 2014 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
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
07/10/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Baltimore
06/24/2014Pennsylvania Native Wins Prestigious EPA Award
For Protecting Wetlands
06/24/2014EPA Orders Pennsylvania Municipalities to Improve
Stormwater Management
06/03/2014EPA Settlement with U.S. Postal Service Helps Protect Soil and Groundwater from Underground Storage Tank Leaks in Virginia
05/30/2014Draft Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan Available for Public Input
05/28/2014EPA Settlement with Lancaster Meat Processor Protects Local Waters
05/28/2014EPA Selects Western Pennsylvania Communities
for New Brownfields Investments
05/27/2014EPA Grant to Philly Nonprofit will Help Train Local Residents for Environmental Jobs
05/08/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Petersburg, Va.
05/08/2014EPA Proposes Harleysville, Pa. Site
for Superfund’s National Priorities list
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate Superfund cleanups in 16 Pa. communities
04/30/2014Scranton Gets EPA Support for Green Infrastructure in Iron Arts District
03/20/2014EPA Settlement Helps Protect Homeowners from Lead Paint Exposure During Renovations
03/04/2014Going Green Will Save Lancaster in Controlling Storm Water
02/26/2014EPA Awards Environmental Justice Grants
to Help Philadelphia Communities
02/25/2014EPA Announces 11 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $5 Million to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes
01/22/2014UNH Stormwater Center Awarded Nearly $1M from EPA for Philadelphia Green Infrastructure Project
01/21/2014EPA Announces Nearly $5 Million in Grants to Support Research to Protect America’s Urban Watersheds with Green Infrastructure
01/16/2014EPA Settlement with Superior Forge and Steel Corp Enforces
Chemical Reporting Rule Designed to Protect Communities