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News Releases by State: VERMONT


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03/13/20125-Year Review Completed at Pine Street Canal Superfund Site
03/12/2012Save Water During Fix a Leak Week - WaterSense Partner of the Year Delta Faucet Company to fix leaks at Boston low-income housing units
02/22/2012EPA Celebrates New England ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/07/2012Six New England Communities Will Get EPA Smart Growth Assistance
01/23/2012State of Vermont Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants and Operators Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Vermont Dept. of Environmental Conservation Employee Recognized for Outstanding Service in overseeing State Wastewater Operator Certification
01/10/2012$372K in EPA Grants Awarded to Improve Health in New England Communities
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
11/17/2011November 2011 SPCC Compliance Deadline Extended to May 2013 for Agricultural Facilities; EPA Providing Compliance Assistance to Farms for SPCC Rule
11/09/2011Vermont Mapping Software Wins National EPA Award
11/08/2011EPA Announces Winners of Apps for the Environment Challenge
11/07/2011EPA Announces More Than $1.3 Million for Clean Diesel Projects in New England States
10/12/2011America’s Great Outdoors Progress Report Shows Conservation, Recreation Gains and Economic Benefits
10/11/2011Vermont Oil Distributor Settles Clean Water Act Violations
09/30/2011Vermont Ski Area Pays Penalty for Wetlands Violations
09/29/2011New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Past Summer
09/28/2011Six New England Companies Settle with EPA for Pesticide Violations
09/26/2011Ready-Mix Concrete Producer Agrees To Resolve Clean Water Act Violations
09/20/2011EPA Recognizes Supermarkets for Environmental Achievement in New England
07/29/2011Public Meeting and Hearing on Changes to the Cleanup Plan for the Burgess Brothers Landfill Superfund Site in Bennington, VT
07/25/2011Public Meeting for Ely Mine Superfund Site in Vershire, VT - Wed. 7/27/11 at 7PM
07/13/2011Comments Sought on Revised Cleanup Plan for Burlington’s Pine Street Canal Superfund Site 
07/08/2011Companies in Vermont and Massachusetts face sanctions for failing to prevent oil spills
06/07/2011EPA Awards $12+ Million to Cleanup and Revitalize New England Communities; Neighborhoods to gain economic, health, environmental benefits
05/24/2011New Englanders Reminded to Protect Skin from Too Much Sun - "Don’t Fry Day" is Friday - EPA Sun Safety Tips
05/10/2011Burlington, Vermont Citizen Receives Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award
05/02/2011Free Tools to Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Begins
04/07/2011EPA Grants Available to Improve Health in New England Communities
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
02/07/2011EPA Cites Wire Coating Company in Shelburne, Vt., for Clean Air Violations
01/28/2011Poor Air Quality Predicted in Southwestern Conn. and in Valley Areas of Mass., N.H. and Vermont
01/24/2011EPA Takes Step to Improve Lake Champlain Water Quality
12/30/2010Poor Air Quality Predicted in Connecticut and in Valley Areas of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Reduction in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
12/13/2010Colleges Invited to Compete for Top Recycling Title in 2011
12/03/2010EPA Orders Vermont Farmer to Restore Damaged Wetlands
11/23/2010EPA Co-Sponsors Green Chemistry Forum for New England Scientists
11/22/2010With Cooler Weather, Advice to New Englanders for Safer, Cleaner Wood-Burning
11/04/2010EPA Reaches Multi-state Agreement with Major Used Oil Recycler for Improper Handling of PCBs
10/12/2010Vermont Ski Area Ordered to Restore Wetlands
10/08/2010Increased Recycling of Gypsum Wallboard Waste Promoted in the Northeast
10/07/2010Seven New England Groups Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grants
10/01/2010Hot New England Summer Meant More Smog Days, but Long-Term Trend is toward Cleaner Air
09/21/2010Across New England, 180 Communities Take Leadership Role on Energy Issues
09/21/2010National Drug “Take Back” Program Offered in New England Communities on Sat. Sept. 25
09/21/2010New England Colleges Challenged to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle at Football Games
08/18/2010Vermont Receives $800,000 from EPA to Clean Brownfields
08/17/2010Get Your Students Back to School – While Saving Money and Helping the Environment
08/11/2010Work Begins Next Week at Pine Street Canal Superfund Site
07/22/2010Massachusetts Authorized to Implement Lead Renovation Program; EPA Provides More Time for Contractors To Obtain Certification and Training
07/21/2010EPA Provides Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management (NESCAUM) $850,000 to Reduce Emissions from Regional Locomotives
06/01/2010Impact of Canadian wildfires expected to continue through Wednesday
05/27/2010Enjoy Summer Weather in New England: ‘Don’t Fry’ to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/25/2010Environmental Clean Up Work Completed at Mt. Norris Boy Scout Camp
05/19/2010Vermont Fifth-Grader Wins Sun Safety Poster Contest
05/04/2010 Summer Smog Season Starts: Air Quality Awareness Week, May 3 to May 7, 2010
04/29/2010 EPA Awards $16+ Million to Cleanup and Revitalize New England Communities -- Neighborhoods to gain health, environmental and economic benefits
04/22/2010Vermont Residents Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award in Ceremony Recognizing 40th Anniversary of Earth Day
04/20/2010Five New England Colleges and Universities recognized for Recycling Efforts
03/29/2010EPA Reminds Public: Avoid Contact with Contaminated Flood Water - Flood water can contain raw sewage, other harmful contaminants
03/24/2010Flooring Contractor Fined for Clean Air Violations in Vermont
03/24/2010Boston and New England Buildings Receive Energy Star Recognition
03/16/2010Fix a Leak Week Showcases How Americans Can Save Water and Money
03/15/2010Protect Yourself and Family When Working in Areas Exposed to Contaminated Flood Water - Website Available with Flooding Information
03/11/2010EPA New England’s Curt Spalding Expands Environmental Conversation on Twitter
03/10/2010EPA Holds Public Listening Session for National Stormwater Program
03/02/2010Vermont Real Estate Developer and its Demolition Contractor Agree to Pay Penalty for Clean Air Violations
03/01/2010Essex Junction, Vermont Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/18/2010Curt Spalding Sworn in as Regional Administrator on One-Year Anniversary of the Recovery Act
02/05/2010EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Merit Awards // Deadline for Nominations is March 1, 2010
12/23/2009U.S. EPA Releases Annual Enforcement Results and Mapping Tool
11/12/2009In Time for America Recycles Day, Western Mass. Group Receives EPA Grant for Construction Debris Reuse
11/05/2009Curt Spalding Named EPA Regional Administrator for New England
10/28/2009EPA Recognizes 17 Green Power Partners for Leadership
10/21/2009School Bus Company to Implement Nationwide Anti-Idling Program and Pay Penalties for Clean Air Act Violations -
Public Health Benefits as Nation Recognizes School Bus Safety Week
10/09/2009Vermont Flooring Contractor Faces Fine for Clean Air Violations
10/01/2009New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Recent Summer
09/24/2009New England Firms Partner to Address Climate Change
09/23/2009EPA Challenges American school districts to save energy and money with ENERGY STAR
08/28/2009Grocers and Refrigerator Companies with New England Presence Chill for the Environment
08/19/2009A Record 150 New England Communities Take Steps to Save Energy and Money
08/17/2009Summer Heat Wave Means Poor Air Quality Predicted in New England for Monday and Tuesday
08/07/200913 New England Groups Selected to Receive Additional Brownfields Grants for Contaminated Land Clean Up and Local Job Creation
08/06/2009EPA Awards $1+ Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in Vermont - Funds help create jobs, protect land and water
08/06/2009Vermont Real Estate and Demolition Companies Face Fines for Clean Air Violations
07/21/2009$1.1 Million in Recovery Act Funding Will Help Reduce Diesel Emissions in New England
07/02/2009Northeast Air Managers Awarded $2.7 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/02/2009Northeast Air Managers Awarded $2.7 Million in Recovery Act Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
06/30/2009Vermonter’s Video Helps Inspire Stewardship for Water and Environment
05/28/2009Nearly $39 Million of Recovery Act Funding Will Go to Vermont – Protecting Water Quality and Creating Jobs
05/27/2009$2 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in Vermont
05/21/2009Getting Ready for Summer: Tips to Save Energy and Fight Climate Change
05/19/2009Getting Ready for Memorial Day: Slip, Slap, Slop and Wrap -- Don’t Fry Your Skin
05/06/2009New England Colleges and Universities Recognized in EPA Green Power Challenge
04/27/2009Revised Cleanup Plan Approved for Burlington’s
Pine Street Canal Superfund Site
04/24/2009With Warmer Weather, New England Reminded of Free Air Quality Alerts and Tools
04/24/2009Vermont Receives $194K in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs
04/21/2009Vermonters Receive Earth Day Honors with Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award
04/15/2009$5-10 million in Recovery Act funds added to cleanup at Elizabeth Mine Superfund Site in Stafford, Vt.
04/14/2009Vermont Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs