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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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03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Washington Parish, LA, Creosote Site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/24/2015EPA Adds Two, Proposes Six Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/23/2015Pinnacle Oilfield Services Violates Environmental Laws in La.
03/20/2015EPA Awards over $2.1 Million to Clean Up Diesel Engines in La., Okla. and Texas
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grants in 21 States, Puerto Rico
03/10/2015TOMORROW: Dialogue Committee to Discuss Camp Minden Alternatives
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
02/11/2015TOMORROW: Dialogue Committee to Discuss Camp Minden Alternatives
02/11/2015EPA Awards Rebates to Two Louisiana School Districts to Replace Ten School Buses
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
01/12/2015EPA Applauds College Football Playoff
National Championship—Green Endeavors
01/05/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Hold Public Hearing in Arlington, Texas on Proposed Smog Standards
12/18/2014EPA Settlements with Violators Benefit Communities; More than $1.8 million in special environmental projects from companies in TX, LA, and NM
12/02/2014EPA to Evaluate 22 Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
11/20/2014Accept the Challenge of Reducing Food Waste
11/06/2014Three Subsidiaries of the World’s Largest Fertilizer Producer to Reduce Harmful Air Emissions at Eight Production Plants
10/29/2014EPA Finalizes Agreement for
Cleanup at Camp Minden
10/17/2014EPA Awards Louisiana $137,000 to Reduce Asbestos Exposure in Schools
10/16/2014Offshore Oil Platform Owner to Improve Safety and Operations in Gulf of Mexico Following Unauthorized Oil Discharges / EPA and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement secure settlement in first joint judicial enforcement action under Clean Water Act and Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act
10/07/2014EPA Protects Louisiana Coastal Waters; $2.5 million grant will help restore wetlands
09/16/2014EPA Adds Houma, La., Shipyard to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Five sites added and three proposed nationally
09/16/2014
EPA and Groundwork New Orleans Team Up
to Help Underserved Neighborhoods
09/16/2014EPA Awards 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreements
08/27/2014 Louisiana Included in EPA Assessment of Nation’s Coasts
08/26/2014ExxonMobil Pipeline Company to Pay Civil Penalty Under Proposed Settlement for Torbert, Louisiana Oil Spill/ Settlement Resolves Clean Water Act Violation Stemming from 2012 Spill
07/17/2014EPA and Public Lab Revitalize Urban Waters in New Orleans
07/17/2014EPA works with Bayou Land Resource Conservation and Development Council to Control Mosquitos and Protect Water
07/17/2014New Orleans Sewerage and Water Board works to improve local water
07/17/2014EPA works with Pontchartrain Basin Foundation to Revitalize Urban Waters in New Orleans
07/17/2014Global Green USA and EPA educate local citizens to combat Climate Change
07/17/2014EPA and Groundwork New Orleans increase
Stormwater Resilience in New Orleans
07/10/2014U.S. Branch of Canadian Company to Pay $2.5 Million Penalty for Shreveport, LA, Wastewater Plant; Settlement resolves water, hazardous waste, and air violations
06/17/2014EPA Selects Six Universities to Help Find New Uses for Toxics Data
05/22/2014GSA Reduces Environmental Footprint by Reducing Water Usage
05/20/2014EPA and Partners Mark Opening of New Iberia, LA, Park; Site of former contaminated, abandoned lot transformed into public green space
05/12/2014EPA Awards Grant to Train, Recruit and Place
New Orleans Residents into Environmental Jobs
05/08/2014EPA Proposes to Add Houma, LA, site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Seven hazardous waste sites added to list, five proposed nationally
05/07/2014EPA and LDEQ Raise Awareness of Importance of Air Quality
04/22/2014EPA Celebrates Earth Day; Agency encourages Americans to take action on climate change
04/17/2014Baton Rouge Elementary School Wins EPA’s National Energy Star Competition
04/03/2014Baton Rouge Monitoring Data Meets Ozone Standards
04/03/2014EPA Honors Entergy New Orleans 2014 ENERGY Star Partner of the Year
04/02/2014EPA Welcomes NCAA Final Four and Sustainability to North Texas
03/31/2014EPA Continues to Protect Human Health by Evaluating Ten Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
03/24/2014Phillips 66 Takes Steps Toward Reducing Pollution from Vehicles
03/18/2014EPA Issues Order to Army to Address Abandoned Explosives
03/17/2014EPA Launches Sixth Annual “Fix a Leak Week” to Chase Leaks and
Improve Water Efficiency
02/06/2014Publicly Available Tool Reports On Different Types of Pollution
02/05/2014Thursday: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and New Orleans Mayor Landrieu to Commemorate Completion of New Orleans Rain Garden Project
01/08/2014EPA Awards Almost Half a Million in Funding to Three Universities for Projects to Reduce Pesticide Risk Including Risks to Bees/Louisiana State, Penn State and University of Vermont at the forefront of groundbreaking technology
01/06/2014EPA Funds LSU Study to Protect Bees from Pesticides
01/06/2014Carville, La., Plant Agrees to Address Clean Air Act Violations
11/13/2013City of Shreveport Agrees to $342 Million Sewer System Upgrade to Comply with Clean Water Act
11/06/2013Shreveport Plant Installs Fence-line Monitors
to Safeguard Workers and Local Community
09/11/2013Louisiana Groups Receive 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
06/27/2013EPA's Gulf of Mexico Program Honors Texas and Louisiana Gulf Guardian Award Winners
06/13/2013EPA Announces Southern University in Shreveport, LA, as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
04/16/2013MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, USDA and State Partners to Discuss Priority Water Pollution Reduction Issues April 18 and 19 in Louisville, Kentucky
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
01/31/2013EPA Teams Up with the NFL and Local Communities to Protect Louisiana’s Wetlands
01/30/2013St. Landry Parish Landfill Project Recognized for Transforming Waste into a Green Community Asset
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli