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04/16/2013Companies agree to improve safety measures at natural gas operations in Western PA
04/11/2013EPA Settles Hazardous Waste Cleanup Costs at Site of Former Dry Cleaner in Nelsonia
03/26/2013EPA Survey Finds More Than Half of the Nation’s River and Stream Miles in Poor Condition
03/25/2013Spray Products Corp. Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at Montgomery County, Pa. Facility
03/25/2013Learn how to Improve Community Housing Conditions and Resultant Health Problems with Free EPA-Sponsored Training on April 26 in Chester, Pa.
03/21/2013West Virginia Department of Transportation Settles Alleged Violations of Underground Storage Tank Regulations
03/12/2013EPA Announces Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings in the US/Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Chicago, New York, Atlanta rank in top five
03/12/2013EPA recognizes brownfields progress in Norristown
03/11/2013EPA Sets Water Quality Improvement Plan for Pine Creek Watershed in Western Pennsylvania
03/07/2013EPA settles Clean Air Act Case Against Conshohocken, Pa. Chemical Plant
03/06/2013Hovnanian Enterprises and PulteGroup, Inc. Settle Clean Water Act Violations in Virginia and Maryland
02/22/2013EPA grant supports environmental education projects in the Philadelphia Area
02/14/2013Presque Isle Bay Removed from Great Lakes “Area of Concern” List; Second Area in U.S. to be Delisted
01/28/2013EPA Exhibit Pays Tribute to Women Pioneers in Science and Engineering
01/22/2013Phillips 66 Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Former Refinery in Trainer, Pa.
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Air Pollutants Continue to Decline
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Increase in Great Lakes Basin Pollution
01/08/2013EPA recommends radon testing in January
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/18/2012Warwick, Lititz Receive EPA Award for Protecting Waters
12/18/2012More than $1.8 Million in Grants to Restore Habitats, Improve Urban Environments in Lancaster Area
12/13/2012EPA Suggests Burning Smarter this Winter
12/06/2012EPA Recognizes Destination Portsmouth for Smart Growth Achievement
12/06/2012Attention: Health Care Professionals: EPA Sponsors Free, Online Training on Health Effects of Air Particles on Children
12/03/2012Glass Container Manufacturer Agrees to Install Pollution Controls and Pay $1.45 Million to Settle Clean Air Act Violations / Settlement to reduce emissions at facilities in Georgia, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Texas
11/29/2012EPA and Delaware State University embark on new partnership for fostering environmental leaders, stewardship
11/29/2012EPA Settles Clean Water Act Case for Wetlands Violations in West Virginia
11/26/2012EPA Recommends New Recreational Water Quality Criteria to Better Protect Public Health
11/08/2012Johnstown Wire Settles Violations of Chemical Reporting Requirements at Johnstown, Pa. Plant
11/05/2012EPA To Sponsor Free Webinar on Green School Practices
11/03/2012EPA Approves Additional Fuel Waivers for New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and New York
10/25/2012Sunoco Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Former Philadelphia Facility
10/23/2012EPA Orders Philadelphia Company to Stop Sale of Unregistered Pesticides
10/23/2012EPA Settles Case Alleging Chemical Reporting Violations at St. Marys, Pa. Plant
10/23/2012U.S. Navy Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Patuxent River Naval Air Station
10/19/2012For Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, EPA Offers Two Free Webinars Oct. 25 on Hazards of Lead and Lead-based Paint
10/18/2012Philadelphia Gas Works to Pay $8,090 Penalty
to Settle Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/18/2012Atlas Resources to Pay $84,506 Penalty to Settle Alleged Environmental Violations
10/11/2012Richmond Company Settles
Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/10/2012EPA Providing $3 Million to Advance Green Solutions for Reducing Philadelphia Stormwater Pollution
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/09/2012Cleanup at North Penn Area 2 Superfund Site Eliminates Risks; Provides Long-Term Groundwater Protection
10/02/2012York County Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Glen Rock, Pa. Manufacturing Facility
10/01/2012Settlement Reached With Mobile Home Park Owners over Drinking Water and Waste Water Violations
09/28/2012Navy Agrees to Fixes to Public Water Supply at DC Military Base
09/28/2012EPA Orders Swamp Angel Energy to Pay Penalty for Unauthorized Disposal of Brine Waste
09/25/2012Property Owner in Allegheny Co. to Clean Up Asbestos Hazards
09/24/2012EPA Honors Organizations for Supporting Green Power
09/20/2012EPA Celebrated Pollution Prevention Week by Touring
Newly Renovated Rachel Carson Homestead in Springdale, Pa.
09/14/2012EPA Grant Will Help Northampton Redevelop More Properties
09/10/2012Follow EPA on Facebook and Twitter during Great Lakes Week in Cleveland, Sept. 10-13
09/07/2012United States and Canada Sign Amended Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement / Agreement will protect the health of the largest freshwater system in the world
09/07/2012TODAY: United States and Canada to Announce Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
09/05/2012FRIDAY: United States and Canada to Announce Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement
09/04/2012Brookhaven, Pa. Resident Wins EPA Award for Getting Feds to Better Manage Electronics
08/21/2012EPA Grant to Turtle Creek Valley Council of Governments will help assess Allegheny County properties for potential redevelopment
08/15/2012EPA Awards $58,000 to Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to Revitalize Philadelphia-Area Watershed
08/13/2012EPA Sponsors Free Integrated Pest Management (Pest Control) Training for Multi-family Housing to be held September 12 in Philadelphia, Pa.
07/25/2012EPA Completes Drinking Water Sampling in Dimock, Pa.
07/25/2012Shenango, Inc. Settles Air and Water Pollution Violations with EPA, Pennsylvania and Allegheny County
07/25/2012Talisman Energy to pay $62,000 penalty for violations at 52 natural gas facilities in Pa.
07/23/2012EPA Fines Violators for Failure to Report Chemical Data
07/10/2012New treatment system cleaning up groundwater At Crossley Farm Superfund Site
07/09/2012EPA to Hold Two Public Hearings on Proposed Clean Air Standards for Particle Pollution/Speaker registration now open for hearings in Philadelphia and Sacramento, Calif.
07/05/2012EPA Seeks Candidates for Advisory Board On Great Lakes Issues
06/27/201210 Communities and Organizations Selected for Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Funding during Green Jobs Training Event
06/20/2012Homebuilder Toll Brothers Inc. to Pay $741,000 Clean Water Act Penalty and Implement Company-Wide Stormwater Controls / Settlement to prevent millions of pounds of sediment and polluted stormwater runoff from entering U.S. waterways each year
06/20/2012EPA Welcomes Philadelphia as its Newest Green Power Community Partner
05/31/2012EPA Forms First Advisory Board on Great Lakes Issue
05/31/2012EPA Evaluates States’ Final Phase II Watershed Implementation Plans for Restoring the Chesapeake Bay
05/31/2012EPA, Precision National Plating reach settlement on cleanup at Clarks Summit, Pa. site
05/22/2012EPA Awards $2 Million to Small Businesses
05/18/2012EPA Recognizes Environmental Innovation at Science Competition for High School Students / Thabit Pulak, age 16, wins the Patrick H. Hurd Sustainability Award, and will participate in National Sustainable Design Expo in 2013
05/09/2012Students Recognized For Protecting Drinking Water Sources
05/03/2012Cleveland to Host Great Lakes Week in 2012
04/26/2012EPA Grants Funding for Greening Philadelphia
04/26/2012EPA Agreement with Amtrak Brings Greater Drinking Water Protections for Riders
04/26/2012University of Pennsylvania Wins Top Honors Nationwide in EPA's Green Power Challenge
04/19/2012Up To $20 Million Available From EPA for 2012 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
04/18/2012EPA Welcomes Ten Philadelphia Area ShopRite Stores and Philabundance into the Food Recovery Challenge
04/17/2012EPA Recognizes the Borough of State College for Curbside Food Recycling
04/12/2012ST Products to Pay $75,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations at Blair County, Pa. Facility
04/12/2012EXCO Resources to Pay Penalty for Safe Drinking Water Act Violations in Clearfield County, Pa.
04/12/2012EPA and American Rivers Award $1.37 Million in Grants to Restore Potomac Highlands Rivers, Clean Water
04/10/2012EPA Administrator Jackson and Philadelphia Mayor Nutter Sign Landmark Green City, Clean Waters Partnership Agreement
04/03/2012Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts take another step forward with Watershed Implementation Plans
03/26/2012EPA Cites Realty Company for Violating Federal Law on Notice of Lead-based Paint Hazards in Reading, Pa.
03/14/2012EPA Encourages Saving Water During Fix a Leak Week
03/13/2012EPA Adds Nine Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional 10 Sites
03/13/2012Metro Container Corp. site added to Superfund list
03/13/2012EPA and Delta Faucet Teaming Up to Save Water for Fix a Leak Week
03/13/2012EPA Announces $4 Million in New Funding to Assist
Local Governments with Bay Cleanup
03/12/2012Aerial re-vegetation resumes on Appalachian Trail portion
of Palmerton Zinc Superfund Site
03/08/2012Ellwood Quality Steels Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at New Castle, Pa. Facility
03/08/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Year as Exhibitor in the Philadelphia Flower Show with Best of Show Award in the Non-Academic Education Category
03/01/2012Armstrong Environmental Services to Pay $35,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations at Lancaster, Pa. Facility
02/28/2012Lewes, Del., to Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/28/2012Four Pennsylvania Communities
-- Greensburg, Marietta, Newtown and Northampton --
To Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/28/2012Roanoke to Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/22/2012Allegheny-Ludlum to pay $535,000 in cleanup costs
for Breslube-Penn Superfund site