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12/04/2007U.S. EPA program certifies Palau and Yap water quality labs
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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03/03/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on FY 2016 Budget
03/02/2015EPA Approves New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants/Rule supports president’s Climate Action Plan by curbing emissions of potent greenhouse gases
02/26/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before House Appropriations Subcommittee on FY 2016 Budget
02/25/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Testify before House Energy and Commerce Subcommittees on FY16 Budget
02/24/2015UPS, Bank of America, SC Johnson Among 16 Organizations across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action / EPA also recognizes Chevrolet Clean Energy Campus Campaign, San Diego Regional Climate Collaborative in new Innovative Partnerships Category
02/24/2015TODAY: U.S. EPA Administrator to Address National Congress of American Indians
02/18/2015U.S. Department of State and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Launch Innovative International Air Quality Program: FACT SHEET
02/18/2015U.S. Department of State and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Launch Partnership to Improve Air Quality Data
02/18/2015TODAY: Secretary Kerry and EPA Administrator McCarthy to Launch International Air Quality Program
02/13/2015Climate Action Plan Toolkit: EPA Releases Stormwater Climate Change Tool
02/13/2015TUESDAY: EPA Administrator to Address National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
02/12/2015States Develop New Strategies to Reduce Nutrient Levels in Mississippi River, Gulf of Mexico
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
02/10/2015First Clothes Dryers to Earn EPA’s Energy Star Label Now Available Nationwide/Energy Star dryers offer Americans savings of up to $1.5 billion annually
02/04/2015EPA Finalizes Updates to Air Standards for Future Wood Heaters/Phased-in updates will ensure a smooth transition to cleaner and more efficient wood heaters
02/04/2015Administrator McCarthy to Testify in Front of House-Senate Joint Hearing on the Clean Water Rule
02/02/2015EPA's FY 2016 Budget Proposal Increases Support for Communities to Deliver Core Environmental and Health Protections
02/02/2015TODAY: Press Call on EPA Proposed FY 2016 Budget
01/29/2015EPA Seeks Input on Emission Standards for New and Modified Sources in the Oil and Natural Gas Sector
01/29/2015EPA Announces Voluntary Cancellation of Certain Methomyl Uses
01/28/2015EPA and CEQ Open Application Period for National Environmental Educator Award
01/28/2015EPA Recognizes Outstanding Food Recovery Challenge and WasteWise Program Participants
01/27/2015EPA Helps 22 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015EPA Awarding Grants to Protect and Restore Wetlands
01/27/2015EPA Seeks Input on Federal Plan for Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Power Plants
01/27/2015EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote at GE Annual Meeting in Florence
01/27/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in California, Texas and D.C. on Proposed Smog Standards
01/27/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Keynote National Council for Science and the Environment Conference
01/26/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Keynote National Council for Science and the Environment Conference
01/21/2015EPA, States and Automotive Industry to Reduce Copper in Motor Vehicle Brake Pads
01/16/2015EPA Launches Finance Center to Improve Community Water Infrastructure and Resiliency
01/15/2015EPA’s Actions to Restrict PFOA and Similar Chemicals Yield Significant Human Health and Environmental Benefits
01/15/2015EPA Urges Home Radon Testing/Protect Your Family from Lung Cancer Caused by Exposure to Radon in Your Home
01/14/2015
01/14/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: Vice President Biden to Deliver Remarks at Anacostia River Tunnel Project Site
01/14/2015EPA Releases 2013 Toxics Release Inventory National Analysis
01/14/2015FACT SHEET: Administration Takes Steps Forward on Climate Action Plan by Announcing Actions to Cut Methane Emissions
01/14/2015FACT SHEET: EPA’S STRATEGY FOR REDUCING METHANE AND OZONE-FORMING POLLUTION FROM THE OIL AND NATURAL GAS INDUSTRY
01/14/20158:00AM TODAY: White House to Host Press Call to Discuss New Actions on Methane Emissions
01/13/2015EPA Proposal Strengthens Nation’s Preparedness Level and Response to Oil Spills
01/08/2015EPA Proposes Rule to Protect Consumers from Harmful Chemicals Found in Homes and Schools
01/08/2015Reuse of Spent Foundry Sands Yields Environmental Benefits
01/07/2015TODAY: EPA's Office of Air and Radiation to Hold Media Call on Carbon Pollution
01/06/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Visit Fresno, Phoenix for high-speed rail groundbreaking, American Meteorological Society annual meeting
01/05/2015EPA Revised Chlorpyrifos Assessment Shows Risk to Workers
01/05/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Visit Fresno, Phoenix for high-speed rail groundbreaking, American Meteorological Society annual meeting
01/05/2015Fort Smith, Arkansas Agrees to Upgrade Sewer System to Reduce Discharges of Raw Sewage into Local Waterways / City will also develop a program to help low income communities improve sewer infrastructure
12/23/2014EPA, Coast Guard Extend Pollution Control Agreement with Royal Caribbean: New advanced technologies allow industry to comply with emission standards, reduce costs
12/23/2014EPA to Hold Public Hearings in California, Texas and D.C. on Proposed Smog Standards
12/22/2014XTO Energy, Inc. to Restore Areas Damaged by Natural Gas Extraction Activities
12/22/2014EPA Tips for Building a Cleaner Fire this Holiday Season
12/19/2014EPA Announces First National Regulations to Safeguard Disposal of Coal Ash
12/19/2014EPA Takes Action to Protect Public from Harmful Lead Exposure
12/18/2014Two Texas Companies and Four Chinese Manufacturers Found to Be in Violation of Clean Air Act for Selling More than 11,000 Uncertified Motorcycles and ATVs/
EPA has also denied applications for certificates to these companies for sale of model year 2015 vehicles in the US
12/18/2014EPA Announces 2014 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results
12/17/2014EPA Prevents Harmful Chemicals from Entering the Marketplace
12/16/2014Federal Agencies Support Virginia’s Innovative Market-based Approach to Improving Water Quality in Chesapeake Bay
12/16/2014TODAY: EPA, USDA and White House to Highlight New Market-Based Water Quality Trading Program in Virginia
12/15/2014TUESDAY: EPA, USDA and White House to Highlight New Market-Based Water Quality Trading Program in Virginia
12/12/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator in Durham to Tour Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Home, Highlight New Energy Star Tool
12/12/2014TUESDAY: EPA, USDA and White House to Highlight New Market-Based Water Quality Trading Program in Virginia
12/11/2014FRIDAY: EPA Administrator in Durham to Tour Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Home, Highlight New Energy Star Tool
12/10/2014EPA Takes Action to Protect Consumers from Harmful Chemicals that can Cause Reproductive and Developmental Harm
12/10/2014EPA Rule Promotes Responsible Hazardous Materials Recycling, Protects Communities
12/08/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at Two Events at the National Press Club
12/08/2014EPA Finalizes Libby Amphibole Asbestos Health Assessment/Risk assessment shows EPA cleanup has reduced cancer and non-cancer risks in Libby and Troy
12/08/2014EPA Presidential Advisory Committee Issues Report on Ecological Restoration in the U.S. - Mexico Border Region
12/08/2014EPA Announces New Energy Star Tool for Homeowners to Save Money, Energy This Winter
12/03/2014Obama Administration Selects 26 Communities to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/
Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states