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07/01/2010EPA Announces Next Step Toward Establishing Rigorous Pollution Diet for Chesapeake Bay
05/06/2010Eight Maryland Students Win EPA Earth Day Poster Contest -- Two winners get national recognition
04/29/2010Bay Director to Take New Post at EPA’s Office of Water
04/23/2010EPA, D.C., Maryland Propose Regulatory Limits on Trash Dumping in the Anacostia
03/30/2010EPA seeks seventh graders for summer environmental workshop for Baltimore - Application deadline Earth Day, April 22
01/11/2010U.S. EPA to Initiate Rulemaking on Stormwater, CAFOs to Reduce Water Pollution, Backstop States in Chesapeake Bay Watershed
01/08/2010Radon is the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. - Act now to reduce risk
12/01/2009Are You Ready for RecycleMania 2010? -
Nationwide competition pits colleges and universities
against each other for top recycling title
11/09/2009EPA’s Trailblazer Awards Honor Six Maryland Hospitals
09/16/2009EPA Selects Environmental Achievement Award Winners - Two Awardees from Maryland
08/20/2009$3.5 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Help Cut Diesel Pollution, Create Jobs in Port of Baltimore
08/18/2009EPA Awards $3.7 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Maryland
06/22/2009Agencies Finalize Agreement for Cleanup at Fort Meade
06/02/2009EPA Announces $121.6 Million Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects in Maryland to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
04/20/2009St. Mary's College of Md. Teaching 'Green' by Example - Winner of EPA's 2008-2009 Green Power Challenge
04/20/2009The U.S. Army Settles Underground Storage Tank Violations at Aberdeen Proving Ground
04/15/2009Celebrating 10 Years of Good Science at EPA’s Environmental Science Center in Fort Meade, Md.
04/08/2009EPA Adds Nine Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / EPA also proposes to add an additional 13 new sites to the NPL
04/08/2009Fort Detrick Site Added to Superfund List
03/20/2009EPA Issues Latest Information on Toxic Chemical Releases
02/26/2009New Electronic Gadgets Galore! But What should you do with the Old Stuff?
01/15/2009$2.6 Million for Brownfields Environmental Job Training
01/15/2009Civic Works to receive $200,000 EPA brownfields job training grant
12/04/2008Environmental Policing Nets Gains for Maryland Worth $10 Million
11/19/2008Communities Measure Up on Smart Growth
09/25/2008EPA Selects Environmental Achievement Award Winners -- Two Awardees from Maryland
09/18/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waivers for District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia
09/16/2008Agencies sign agreement for cleanup of U.S. Coast Guard yard
09/03/2008Fort Detrick Site Proposed for Superfund List
06/11/2008Four of Nation’s Largest Home Builders Settle Storm Water Violations - Maryland and Virginia to Benefit from Settlements
06/09/2008Public Hearings Scheduled on Clean Air Proposal to Substantially Strengthen National Air Quality Standards for Lead
06/06/2008Public Hearings Scheduled on Clean Air Proposal to Substantially Strengthen National Air Quality Standards for Lead
06/04/2008EPA Encourages Nominations for Environmental Awards - Deadline Only Weeks Away
05/15/2008National Aquarium group selected for EPA grant
05/05/2008EPA Salutes RecycleMania Winners -
Loyola College Students Help Divert 7.7 Million Pounds of Waste from Landfills
05/01/2008Composting – The Next Step in Recycling!
International Compost Awareness Week is May 4 to May 10, 2008
04/23/2008EPA to Honor Stewards of the Environment
04/17/2008EPA to Host Earth Day Meeting on Sustainability Projects
04/03/2008EPA and DHS to Co-host Conference to Address High Priority Technical Challenges for Assessing Risk Exposure to Pathogens
April 8-10, Bethesda, MD
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
02/26/2008Federal Facilities in D.C. and Maryland have Settled Underground Storage Tank Violations
02/12/2008Maryland Helps the Nation to Save Energy with
100 Buildings Earning EPA's ENERGY STAR
02/08/2008EPA Awards Communities for Helping to Improve Quality of Life in Older Adults
02/07/2008EPA Recognizes Stop and Shop and Giant Food; Only Supermarkets Receiving 2007 ENERGY STAR Leaders Recognition
02/07/2008Stop and Shop Enters Partnership to Help Fight Climate Change
01/16/2008Making homes greener and safer from radon
01/03/2008Radon second only to cigarette smoking in causing lung cancer - Home testing for radon is one way to fight it
12/26/2007eCycling. Or how to dispose of your old, unwanted electronics
12/05/2007Veterans Medical Center in Perry Point
to Pay Environmental Penalty
11/20/2007Disaster Experts to Stress Emergency Preparedness at Conference
11/15/2007Environmental Policing Nets Gains for Maryland Worth $86 Million
10/31/2007EPA and TravelCenters of America Resolve Underground Storage Tank Violations at Baltimore, Md. Facility
10/18/2007EPA Commemorates 10 Years of Children’s Health

Lead-poisoning Prevention Program Regional Success Story
10/18/2007EPA grant supports environmental education program for Baltimore students
09/27/2007EPA proposes penalty for milk plant in Laurel, Md.
09/27/2007Put Your House on an Energy Diet
09/24/2007EPA’s top leader presents commendation
to Rockville citizens for volunteerism
08/30/2007EPA Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Cleanup Plan for Chevron Release in Chillum, Md.
08/27/2007EPA issues Order to Army at Fort Meade
07/25/2007Federal Prisons to Get Environmental Checks
07/17/2007Stay Cool While Protecting the Environment Even During Dog Days of Summer
07/03/2007Beaches in Good Shape for Holiday Vacationers
06/28/2007 Old GM Assembly Plant to Become a Business Park Near Baltimore’s Port
06/19/2007New partnership supports environmental learning at Univ. of Maryland Eastern Shore
06/13/2007Hazardous Waste Transporter Pleads Guilty in Asbestos Case
06/11/2007OWNER OF ASBESTOS TRANSPORTATION COMPANY PLEADS GUILTY TO MAKING FALSE STATEMENTS AS TO IMPROPER WASTE DISPOSAL
06/04/2007EPA Recognizes the National Institutes of Health for Its Environmental Leadership
05/30/2007EPA grant to help protect health at beaches
05/23/2007Countdown to Cool Savings this Summer
05/17/2007Know Your Air - Why Checking the Air Quality Index Can Protect Your Health
05/01/2007EPA Agreement with Realty Company to Bring Proper Lead Disclosure to Baltimore Homes
04/20/2007Fifth-graders at Crellin Elementary School Receive Presidential Environmental Youth Award
04/05/2007EPA sets new nitrogen limits for Blue Plains treatment facility
04/03/2007EPA, Earth Conservation Corps, Promote A Litter-Free Anacostia River
03/28/2007Boonsboro honored for regional drinking water project
03/28/2007Rockville honored for watershed protection work
03/22/2007EPA Reports Latest Inventory of Chemicals Released
03/15/2007EPA to Review Laboratories
03/06/2007Water Protection Leader Named New Director of Chesapeake Bay Program
02/28/2007Maryland Lieutenant Governor Speaks at Environmental Science Center for Black History Month
02/12/2007$2.7 Million Available to Local Communities to Reduce Toxic Exposure
02/07/2007Maryland Helps Nation Save Energy with 87 Buildings Earning EPA’s ENERGY STAR
02/07/2007EPA Settles with Bethesda Realty Company over Lead-Paint Rules
01/25/2007U.S. reaches $21.8 million agreement for cleanup of Spectron Superfund site
01/09/2007A Simple Radon Test Can Help Prevent Lung Cancer -- EPA Urges Builders to Use Radon-resistant Techniques for New Construction
12/29/2006Resolve to E-cycle Old Electronics
12/13/2006I’m Dreaming of a Green Holiday
11/21/2006Baltimore City and Baltimore County School Districts Commit to Safely Manage Asbestos
11/16/2006EPA fines Euclid of Virginia an unprecedented $3.1 million for underground storage tank violations in Va., Md. and D.C.
11/14/2006EPA Settles Alleged Violations of Underground Storage Tank Regulations with Baltimore Company - Consent Agreement Covers 32 Maryland Facilities Owned by Carroll Independent Fuel Co.
11/14/2006November 15th is America Recycles Day
10/25/2006Companies Come Clean About Environmental Violations
10/24/2006Five ways to protect children from lead poisoning
10/20/2006Ninth Annual Wetlands and Watersheds Workshop Slated for Oct. 23-25 in Atlantic City
10/18/2006EPA Highlights Children’s Health
10/18/2006EPA announces $1 million funding for Anacostia during World Water Monitoring Day event
10/12/2006EPA awards $5.5 million to National Fish and Wildlife Foundation for Chesapeake Bay clean-up efforts
10/11/2006EPA “WaterSense” Program to Spark Consumer Demand for Water Efficient Products and Promote Water Conservation
10/06/2006EPA Offers $300,000 in Grants for Emission Reductions from Diesel-Powered Engines
10/02/2006Tips to Make School Environments Healthier