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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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07/29/2015Up To $13.9 Million Available From EPA for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Projects
07/23/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator and Chicago Archbishop to Visit Old St. Mary’s School in Chicago, Discuss Moral Obligation to Act on Climate
07/21/2015EPA introduces new Safer Choice labels and recognizes five Chicago area partners
07/07/2015U.S. EPA Seeks Public Input on Binational Phosphorus Reduction Targets to Combat Lake Erie Algal Blooms
06/05/2015EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Shoreline Cities Grants to Illinois, Indiana and Michigan
05/19/2015Lovell Federal Healthcare Center in North Chicago Wins EPA Federal Green Challenge Award
04/22/2015University of Illinois at Chicago and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Win Top Prizes in EPA’s Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/13/2015Thursday: U.S. EPA and City of Alton to hold Free Seminar on Energy Efficiency in Historic Buildings
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate /
The agency recognizes 128 partners in 33 states including DirecTV, Staples, and Verizon
03/26/2015EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Reduce Runoff that Contributes to Algal Blooms
03/24/2015EPA Adds Two, Proposes Six Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grants in 21 States, Puerto Rico
03/11/2015EPA Designates Mahomet Aquifer as "Sole Source" of Drinking Water in East-Central Illinois
03/09/2015EPA Announces 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States/ Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
03/06/2015U.S. Responds to Galena Train Derailment
03/05/2015EPA Awards 15 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $8 Million to Combat Invasive Species
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
01/29/2015EPA Recognizes Food Recovery Challenge Winners for Reducing Waste
12/17/2014EPA Awards Additional GLRI Funding to Federal and State Agencies to Expand Efforts to Target Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
11/20/2014U.S. Clean Water Act Settlement in Lima, Ohio, to Reduce Sewage Overflows

10/17/2014EPA Welcomes North Elementary School in Godfrey to Air Quality Flag Program to Protect Children’s Health
10/17/2014EPA seeks comments on draft permit renewal for Veolia hazardous waste incinerator
10/15/2014EPA Announces Final Decision to Register Enlist Duo, Herbicide Containing 2, 4-D and Glyphosate/Risk assessment ensures protection of human health, including infants, children
09/26/2014U.S. EPA Approves Carbon Sequestration Permit in Decatur, Illinois
09/02/2014U.S. EPA Approves Carbon Sequestration Permits in Central Illinois
08/07/2014EPA Announces $1 Million Grant to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in Milwaukee
07/31/2014EPA Awards Grants to Promote Environmental Stewardship in Michigan
07/21/2014EPA Solicits Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grant Proposals
07/15/2014Up To $27.5 Million Available From EPA for 2014 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
06/24/2014EPA Awards Brownfield Grants to Hennepin County and City of Duluth
06/13/2014EPA Announces $1 Million for Brownfield Sites in Ottawa, Rochelle and South Beloit
05/30/2014Draft Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan Available for Public Input
05/28/2014EPA Funds University Research on Cleaner Fuel Burning to Improve Air Quality/The World Health Organization estimates that cookstove smoke accounts for over 4 million premature deaths annually
04/26/2014Chicago Receives Two U.S. EPA Grants to Improve Lake Michigan Water Quality
04/16/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Permit for Carbon Sequestration Injection Well in Decatur, Illinois
03/31/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Carbon Sequestration Permits in Central Illinois
03/26/2014U.S. EPA Continues Response to the BP Whiting Oil Spill
03/25/2014U.S. EPA Response to the BP Whiting Oil Spill
03/24/2014Phillips 66 Takes Steps Toward Reducing Pollution from Vehicles
03/18/2014Northern Ohio Receives Four EPA Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grants
03/12/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Mahomet Aquifer Designation
02/25/2014EPA Announces 11 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants Totaling Over $5 Million to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes
02/20/2014Duluth receives U.S. EPA’s first Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grant
12/18/2013EPA Adds Three Indiana Sites to Superfund Cleanup List
11/07/2013EPA Completes Cleanup of Former Lead Smelter Site in Pilsen
09/03/2013EPA Requires HA International to Reduce Hazardous Air Emissions at Illinois Facility

07/26/2013EPA Offers $8.5 Million to U.S. Great Lakes Shoreline Cities for Green Infrastructure Projects
07/15/2013Up To $9.5 Million Available From EPA for 2013 Great Lakes Restoration Projects
06/19/2013EPA Recognizes Students for Sustainable Environmental Solutions
05/13/2013Federal Agencies Seek Input to Update Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan
04/22/2013IIT wins EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/22/2013EPA Honors Winners of First-Ever Campus RainWorks Challenge / University of Florida and Illinois Institute of Technology lead in design of green infrastructure on campus
04/01/2013Settlement with Dominion Energy Reduces Harmful Pollution in Three States Including Illinois and Indiana
03/14/2013EPA Orders Enbridge to Perform Additional Dredging to Remove Oil from Kalamazoo River
03/13/2013EPA Announces Membership of Great Lakes Advisory Board
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
02/25/2013EPA Settles with Geneva Energy on Clean Air Act Violations; Tire-burning Facility to Close
02/14/2013Presque Isle Bay Removed from Great Lakes “Area of Concern” List; Second Area in U.S. to be Delisted
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
01/31/2013U.S. EPA and State of Illinois announce settlement with H. Kramer; company will spend $3 million to reduce air pollution
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Increase in Great Lakes Basin Pollution
01/14/2013EPA Seeks Public Comments on Proposed Modification of Veolia’s Air Pollution Permit
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
11/15/2012EPA Announces Regional Food Recovery Challenge Awards on America Recycles Day
11/14/2012EPA Fines 16 Firms for Violations of the Lead Renovation, Repair and Painting Rule