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News Releases by State: OHIO


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04/29/2010Cincinnati's Air Quality Upgraded
04/21/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 5
03/08/2010EPA Approves Ohio Surface Coal Mine
03/05/2010EPA awards Cincinnati $500,000 to reduce greenhouse gases
03/01/2010EPA: Parts of Cincinnati-Hamilton area now meet smog standards
02/22/2010Administrator Jackson Unveils Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan
02/10/2010EPA: 35 Midwest Communities take steps to reduce their Carbon Footprints
02/03/2010Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee to hold Feb. 12 public meeting in Chicago
02/01/2010EPA: Ohio State U. among top purchasers of green power
01/29/2010EPA to extend comment period on Michindoh Sole-Source Aquifer petition until April 16
01/06/2010EPA To Hold Meetings, Public Hearing on Designation of Michindoh Aquifer As Sole Source of Drinking Water
12/22/2009Great Lakes Legacy Act Ottawa River cleanup underway
12/15/2009EPA releases first air monitoring data from Elm Street Elementary School in Wauseon, Ohio
12/08/2009EPA settles with G and S Titanium on hazardous waste violations; $33,600 penalty set
12/01/2009EPA reaches agreement with Sauder on clean-air violations
11/23/2009EPA Calls for Best Projects for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
11/18/2009EPA to hold public hearing on proposed greenhouse gas tailoring rule for large facilities
11/17/2009Habitat along Ashtabula river to be restored
11/12/2009EPA settles with Diamond Hard Chrome on hazardous waste violations for closing business
11/04/2009A and B Metal Recycling agrees to EPA order; will comply with federal rules to protect stratospheric ozone
11/02/2009University of Cincinnati agrees to EPA order to comply with Clean Air Act
10/29/2009EPA Region 5 releases first air monitoring data from four schools in Ohio
10/29/2009EPA Alerts W.Va. and Ohio Officials of Potential Concerns about AEP Coal Ash Impoundment
10/29/2009EPA Alerts W.Va. and Ohio Officials of Potential Concerns about AEP Coal Ash Impoundment
10/28/2009EPA picks cleanup plan for Copley Square Plaza Superfund site
10/28/2009EPA reaches agreement with JandJ cores on clean-air violations
10/28/2009EPA reaches agreement with Sunoco on clean-air violations
10/21/2009Five Cleveland companies agree to EPA orders to comply with federal rules to protect stratospheric ozone
10/19/2009BASF Corporation Agrees to Clean Air Act Upgrades to Protect Stratospheric Ozone
10/08/2009EPA designates areas in midwest region not meeting standard for fine particle pollution
10/05/2009EPA designates Michindoh aquifer as sole source of drinking water for tri-state area
10/02/2009Greater Cleveland RTA settles UST violations; to remove four tanks at central rail maintenance facility
10/01/2009EPA Region 5 releases first air monitoring data from La Croft Elementary School in East Liverpool
09/17/2009EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative Leadership Group presents awards for diesel emission reductions
09/16/2009EPA meeting on Ottawa, Ohio, lead waste investigation Sept. 24, 7 p.m.
09/15/2009EPA redesignates14 Ohio counties to attainment of ozone standard
09/09/2009EPA region 5 now monitoring for air toxics at 15 schools
09/09/2009Sauder agrees to EPA order to comply with Clean Air Act
08/12/2009Ohio Edison agrees to repower power plant with renewable biomass fuel
07/21/2009U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $3.7 million in Recovery Act Funding to American Lung Association - Upper Midwest to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/21/2009U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $1.2 million in Recovery Act Funding to Great Lakes Commission to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/21/2009EPA awards regional environmental education grants
07/16/2009EPA awards more than $8 million in Recovery Act funds to clean up underground petroleum leaks in Ohio
07/16/2009EPA to host meetings about Great Lakes restoration initiative
07/10/2009EPA proposes cleanup plan for Ohio's Peters Cartridge Superfund site; meeting July 15, 6:30 p.m.
07/06/2009EPA cites Sauder for clean-air violations
06/29/2009EPA proposes cleanup plan for Copley Square Plaza Superfund site; meeting July 22, 7 p.m.
06/22/2009EPA celebrates Cuyahoga River 40th anniversary
06/16/2009EPA proposes 14 Ohio counties for ozone standard redesignation
06/15/2009Ohio receives more than $2 million in economic recovery funds to improve water quality
05/27/2009EPA announces almost $279 million in Recovery Act funds for water infrastructure projects in Ohio to boost economy, create jobs and protect public health
05/19/2009EPA: Ohio Fresh Eggs pleads guilty to environmental violations
05/14/2009EPA offers tips to save energy and fight climate change this summer
05/13/2009EPA selects Ohio youths for Presidential Environmental Youth Award
05/08/2009EPA: $5.6 million in grants for contaminated land cleanup, economic development in Ohio
05/07/2009EPA reaches agreement with National Lime and Stone on clean-air violations
05/04/2009EPA seeks public comment on Laufen International clean up plan
04/21/2009Oberlin College beats North Coast Athletic Conference rivals in EPA's Green Power Challenge
04/15/2009EPA recognizes 12 Energy Star Partners from the Midwest for outstanding energy efficiency
04/08/2009Ohio receives economic recovery funding from U.S.EPA to reduce diesel emissions, create jobs
04/08/2009EPA proposes Cedarburg, Wis., site for Superfund National Priorities List
04/08/2009EPA adds East Chicago site to Superfund list; proposes Elkhart, Ind., site
04/08/2009EPA adds two Dayton area sites to Superfund list; proposes Marion contaminated river site
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
03/19/2009EPA issues latest information on toxic chemical releases in Ohio
03/12/2009EPA, du Pont agree to lower limit of PFOA in drinking water near W. Va. plant
03/06/2009EPA, General Latex sign DOW Legacy site corrective action agreement
02/26/2009EPA awards over $4.8 million to Midwest Clean Diesel partners; Wis. DOT gets $750,000
02/18/2009EPA, DOJ reach $1.6 million settlement on Troy, Ohio, Superfund cleanup
02/12/2009EPA names new head of its midwest criminal investigation program
01/29/2009Ottawa River will be cleaner thanks to Great Lakes Legacy Act
12/04/2008EPA Cites National Lime and Stone for clean-air violations
11/21/2008EPA awards $271,278 in grants to 11 Midwest environmental education projects
11/13/2008EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative Leadership Group presents awards for diesel emission reduction
11/13/2008EPA news brief:  Nov. 18 open house and public hearing on proposed changes to Ohio water pollution program
10/15/2008EPA sets hearing on change to Ohio water pollution program
10/10/2008EPA issues compliance order to University of Cincinnati
10/02/2008EPA begins long-term study at Dayton Superfund Site; Meeting Oct. 8, 6:30 p.m.
10/01/2008EPA picks cleanup plan for two creeks near Nease Superfund site
10/01/2008NEWS BRIEF: EPA regional library has opened
09/18/2008EPA hosts Environmental Nanotechnology Conference in Chicago, Oct. 7 - 9, 2008
09/12/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Fuel Waivers for Virginia and Ohio
09/03/2008U.S. EPA adds East Troy site to Superfund list, proposes two Ohio and one Indiana site for list
08/28/2008News Brief: Ashtabula River Cleanup Complete
08/19/2008EPA issues list of Midwest counties it plans to name as not meeting new, health-based soot standard
08/13/2008Lynn Buhl begins work as Regional Administrator
08/07/2008EPA reaches agreement with Republic Engineered Products on clean-air violations
07/21/2008Lynn Buhl to Serve as EPA Regional Administrator for the Great Lakes Region
07/11/2008EPA proposes cleanup plan for two creeks near Nease Superfund site; comment period begins
06/24/2008EPA asks for comments on AK Steel disposal well
06/11/2008Four of the nation's largest home builders settle storm water violations
05/20/2008EPA reaches agreement with Riceland Cabinet on clean-air violations
04/25/2008EPA'S Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge a resounding success; more e-waste and old meds collections this weekend
04/25/2008EPA orders Scotts to stop sales of two more pesticides with false or misleading labels
04/25/2008EPA asks nine major national chains to pull illegal Miracle-Gro pesticides from shelves
04/24/2008Plans to protect five Great Lakes now available
04/18/2008MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA kicks off Earth Week with Monday press conference on the Great Lakes Earth Day Challenge at the Shedd Aquarium
04/14/2008Heidelberg College Center receives EPA grant to protect local waterways
04/14/2008EPA reaches agreement with American Energy on clean-air violations
04/11/2008EPA agreement on Countywide Landfill; includes extensive monitoring and capping plan