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12/03/2007EPA and CNMI agree on proposed permit and management measures for unexploded ordnance
Public meeting at CNMI’s Division of Environmental Quality on December 11
11/19/2007U.S. EPA settles with JWS Refrigeration for $53,481 for illegal importation of ozone-depleting substances
11/15/2007EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2007
Hazardous waste related cases highlight year
10/01/2007U.S. EPA settles with Carrier Guam for $63,922 for illegal importation of ozone-depleting substances
09/27/2007U.S. EPA files complaint for $76,402 against JWS Refrigeration for illegal importation of ozone-depleting substances
09/27/2007U.S. EPA settles with Los Angeles and Vernon, Calif. wholesalers for pesticide violations
09/04/2007EPA fines Guam Waterworks Authority $40,000 for failure to meet federal court order to improve wastewater system
07/25/2007U.S. EPA is looking for Water Efficiency Leaders
06/21/2007Over $1.3 million in federal funds available for clean school bus projects
04/19/2007EPA issues order to Guam Waterworks Authority for improper use of sewage sludge
04/16/2007EPA honors Pacific Southwest environmental heroes
03/22/2007EPA releases 2005 nationwide Toxics Release Inventory numbers. Guam reports overall decreases, ranks 53 in total releases
02/13/2007U.S. EPA fines GWA for spill prevention violations
01/17/2007U.S. EPA solicits Environmental Award nominations
11/15/2006EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2006, Closure of CNMI’s Puerto Rico Dump, hazardous waste related cases highlight year
11/15/2006EPA announces Pacific environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2006; Closure of CNMI’s Puerto Rico Dump, hazardous waste related cases highlight year
09/12/2006EPA emergency planning workshops, inspections, successful in Guam, Saipan
08/09/2006Guam printing facility to pay $12,500 for hazardous waste violations
07/11/2006Guam water agency fined $55K for not submitting plan
07/10/2006Guam Shipyard to pay $19,534 for hazardous waste violations
06/27/2006Five Guam facilities fined for fuel tank violations
06/07/2006Guam, American Samoa facilities settle risk management plan deficiencies
05/17/2006Guam gets $1.65 million to improve drinking water infrastructure
05/12/2006EPA awards over $10.3 million in grants to Pacific Southwest groups, governments, tribe to clean up, redevelop abandoned properties
05/08/2006EPA fines Guam Department of Public Works $58,500 for failing to comply with consent decree deadlines
04/18/2006EPA honors Pacific Southwest environmental heroes Willie Nelson, Clif Bar among this year's winners
04/12/2006EPA releases latest data on toxic chemicals nationwide. Guam toxics increase due to new chemicals, additional facility.
03/31/2006Public invited to comment on proposed lead-based paint rule
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10/22/2014EPA Awards $168,000 to University of Hawaii, Manoa Graduate Students through Research Fellowships
09/18/2014EPA moves to protect Hilo’s coastal waters from leaks at sewage facility
09/10/2014U.S. EPA, DOH require Hawaii Department of Transportation to protect Oahu’s coastal waters
09/09/2014EPA and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Partner to Protect Wildlife at Hawaii’s Tern Island
09/09/2014U.S. EPA lauds Kim Johnson, Kokua Hawaii Foundation for environmental education work
09/03/2014United States settles with Costco to cut ozone-depleting and greenhouse gas refrigerant emissions nationwide
08/27/2014EPA Award to Children’s Defense Fund Will Advance Environmental Stewardship on the Big Island
06/11/2014EPA requires Hawaii Gas to protect workers, local community from risk of chemical releases
06/04/2014EPA settlement with Destination Maui will fund blood lead testing for 350 children
05/28/2014EPA selects City and County of Honolulu for a $400,000 Brownfields grant
05/27/2014EPA protects Kauai water quality by compelling Tahiti Nui to close cesspools
04/10/2014EPA reaches agreement with Honolulu to continue cleanup at Waipahu Ash Landfill
02/18/2014EPA Protects Wetlands in Calif. and Ariz. with $1.5 Million in Grants
02/04/2014EPA Issues 2012 Toxic Release Inventory Data for Pacific Southwest Region
12/10/2013U.S. EPA Announces 2013 Environmental Champions
09/26/2013U.S. EPA awards Hawaii $1.1 million to control polluted water runoff
08/01/2013NEWS BRIEF: Final report available from investigation of injection wells at Lahaina wastewater facility
06/19/2013Three Hawaii university campuses join EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge
06/17/2013U.S. EPA and Federal Partners Celebrate Four-Years of Partnership - $539 Million to Support Communities in the Pacific Southwest Region
05/08/2013U.S. EPA awards $400,000 in Brownfields assessment funds to the Office of Hawaiian Affairs
04/22/2013Green Award recognition given to Hawaii federal agencies
03/28/2013U.S. EPA, Hawaii Department of Health fine ship repair co. more than $700,000 for water pollution violations
02/28/2013EPA reaches agreement over Waimanalo Gulch Landfill fire threat / $1.1 million penalty for Clean Air Act violations
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
01/16/2013EPA Issues Hawaii Toxics Release Inventory Data for 2011
12/21/2012Preliminary results from investigation of injection wells at Lahaina wastewater facility
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
11/26/2012EPA Recommends New Recreational Water Quality Criteria to Better Protect Public Health
11/13/2012EPA Resolves Large Capacity Cesspool Case with Brennecke’s Beach Broiler
10/24/2012EPA reaches agreement with the County of Maui for air pollution issues at landfill. County to spend $5.1 million on compliance measures and renewable energy project
10/01/2012U.S. EPA, Hawaii Department of Health clean up soil in Kilauea neighborhood
09/17/2012U.S. EPA awards Hawaii over $20 million to improve water quality, protect public health
08/30/2012EPA Issues Complaint to Tahiti Nui for Failing to Close Cesspools
08/15/2012U.S. EPA Honors Environmental Heroes for 2012 in Pacific Southwest
08/14/2012U.S. EPA Recognizes Kuehnle AgroSystems for Innovative Algae Biofuel Work
06/26/2012EPA Awards Over $59,000 to Malama Maunalua to Support Revitalization of Urban Waters in Hawaii
06/07/2012EPA Launches First Waste to Biogas Mapping Tool
05/21/2012EPA to Host Open House and Public Hearing on Proposed Hawaii Regional Haze Plan on both Maui and Hawaii Island
05/09/2012EPA Seeks Project Proposals to Reduce Marine Debris
05/02/2012EPA fines three Big Island companies for failing to close cesspools
02/22/2012EPA funds University of Hawaii marine debris research project
01/05/2012EPA Issues Hawaii Toxics Inventory Data for 2010
12/02/2011U.S. EPA orders City and County of Honolulu and Waste Management to address stormwater violations at Waimanalo Gulch Landfill
11/07/2011EPA partners with federal agencies to track Japan tsunami debris
08/09/2011U.S. EPA fines Kama’aina Termite and Pest Control $17,000 for misuse of pesticide products
08/01/2011Investigation begins to track suspected pollution from the Lahaina wastewater facility
04/22/2011U.S. EPA launches "Federal Green Challenge" in the Pacific Southwest
03/28/2011EPA Monitoring Continues to Confirm That No Radiation Levels of Concern Have Reached the United States
02/28/2011U.S. EPA files complaint against Kama’aina Termite and Pest Control for misuse of pesticide products
02/14/2011Large fine for Marukai Corporation for pesticide violations
01/28/2011EPA allows Waimanalo Gulch Landfill to reopen
Agency approval required as part of recent order
01/27/2011U.S. EPA applauds Maui and Kauai for decision to ban plastic shopping bags
01/25/2011U.S. EPA orders immediate cleanup and needed controls at Waimanalo Gulch Landfill
12/16/2010EPA Issues Hawai'i Toxics Inventory Data
10/28/2010U.S. EPA fines Hawaii Housing Finance and Development Corporation for cesspool violations
10/25/2010The 50th State gives U.S. EPA's GreenChill program its 50th partner
08/11/2010EPA issues order to Estate of James Campbell and Weston Solutions, Inc., to complete final cleanup at former wood treatment facility on Oahu
08/10/2010EPA, DOJ, State of Hawaii, environmental groups, reach agreement with the City and County of Honolulu to address wastewater collection and treatment systems
06/14/2010U.S. EPA finalizes enforcement cases against County of Hawaii and Johnson Resort Properties for cesspool violations
04/09/2010US EPA set to implement New Lead-Safe Rule
04/07/2010U.S. EPA issues penalties to Gay and Robinson and Kula Lodge and Restaurant for failing to close cesspools
03/30/2010EPA awards City and County of Honolulu $499,000 grant, two Energy Star building awards
12/23/2009EPA Releases Annual Enforcement Results and Mapping Tool / Report summarizes 2009 cases in Hawaii
12/16/2009U.S. EPA Launches National Environmental Video Competition to Promote “Three R’s” of Consumer Waste
12/08/2009U.S. EPA Issues Toxic Release Inventory Data for Hawaii
11/24/2009Easy and Effective Ways to Reduce Food Waste at Thanksgiving
11/19/2009U.S. EPA Calls for Green Innovators
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 9
11/05/2009Hawaii Department of Health to use U.S. EPA $1.73 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for cleaner diesel vehicles
10/19/2009Wipe Out Lead Poisoning
09/28/2009EPA orders two Honolulu companies to correct stormwater violations to protect coastal waters