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07/08/2011EPA Releases New Report on Sewage Pollution in New York and New Jersey
07/06/2011New Jersey Forest and Farmland To Be Preserved Under EPA Settlement with Home Builder
07/05/2011EPA Seeks Public Input on Plan to Clean Up Ground Water at NL Industries Superfund Site in Pedricktown, New Jersey
06/28/2011Take Action on Hot Summer Days to Reduce Asthma Attacks (NJ Edition)
06/21/2011EPA Issues Final Report on Toxic Air Pollution Near Paulsboro High School, N.J.; Finds Pollutants Below Levels of Concern
06/17/2011EPA Seeks Public Input on Cleanup Plan for Lightman Drum Co. Superfund Site in Winslow Township, New Jersey; Contamination Closed Down Public and Private Drinking Water Supplies
06/17/2011EPA Seeks Public Input on Plan for Cleanup at Puchack Superfund Site in Pennsauken Township, New Jersey; Contamination Closed Down Public Drinking Water Supply
06/06/2011EPA Awards $3.4 Million to Six New Jersey Communities To Clean up and Revitalize Contaminated Properties; Newark Receives $1 Million to Clean Up and Assess City Sites
06/01/2011EPA Begins Summer Monitoring to Protect Area Beaches, Coastal Waters and New York/New Jersey Harbor
05/26/2011EPA Completes Cleanup of Abandoned Manufacturing Site in Camden, N.J.
05/26/2011Don’t Fry-Day is Friday; EPA Offers Tips to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/19/2011EPA Releases Final Report on Toxic Air Pollution Near Manhattan I.S. 143 School Finds Pollutants Below Levels of Concern
05/03/2011Partnership of Northeast Government, Private and Non-profit Organizations Honors Groups for Reducing Air Pollution
04/29/2011EPA Honors New Jersey Environmental Leaders
04/13/2011EPA Releases Plan for Next Phase of Cleanup at Radiation Technology Site in Rockaway, New Jersey
04/07/2011Rutgers Awarded EPA Grant to Fight Bed Bugs
04/06/2011EPA Awards Five Grants to Combat Bed Bugs
03/31/2011EPA Proposes to Grant Clean Air Act Petition to Improve Air Quality in New Jersey
03/31/2011EPA Proposes to Grant Clean Air Act Petition to Improve Air Quality in New Jersey; Agency action would cut transport of air pollutants from Pa. power plant
03/29/2011EPA to Hold Listening Session on Whether to Add Vapor Intrusion as a Criterion for Superfund Sites
03/18/2011Kean University Signs Agreement with EPA To Enhance Sustainability
03/11/2011Honeywell Pleads Guilty in Illinois to Illegal Storage of Hazardous Waste / Corporation sentenced to pay $11.8 million criminal fine
03/08/2011EPA Proposes to Add Garfield Ground Water Contamination Site in Garfield, NJ to the Superfund List
03/08/2011EPA Adds Mansfield Trail Dump Site in Byram Township, NJ to the Superfund List
03/08/2011EPA Adds 10 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Fifteen additional sites proposed to be included on the NPL
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/17/2011EPA Awards $5.5 Million to Support Nanotechnology Research / Research to help determine whether health risks exist
01/12/2011EPA Issues Order to NJ Hospital Group
01/06/2011EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Quality Awards
01/05/2011EPA Fines Drew University for Hazardous Waste Violations
12/16/2010EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in New Jersey; DuPont Chambers Works, Conoco Phillips and Mercer Generating Station Top the List of NJ Polluters
12/06/2010EPA Reports a Successful Year Enforcing Environmental Law in the State of New Jersey
11/23/2010EPA Warns Against Use of Mothballs that Look Like Candy
11/19/2010EPA Awards Grant to Protect the Barnegat and Delaware Estuaries
11/04/2010EPA Reaches Multi-state Agreement with Major Used Oil Recycler for Improper Handling of PCBs
10/19/2010EPA Announces Million Dollar Grant to Reduce Port Pollution in Camden, N.J.
10/19/2010EPA Proposes to Add Mansfield Trail Dump Site in Byram Township, NJ to the Superfund List
10/19/2010EPA Proposes to Add Nine New Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/23/2010EPA Recognizes Environment Achievements of NJ and NY Supermarkets for Their Work to Combat Climate Change; Supervalu, Hannaford Bros., Weis Markets, Price Chopper and Kysor/Warren each earn Environmental Achievement Award
08/24/2010EPA Schedules Second Public Meeting on Edgewater, N.J. Toxic Site: Public also Given More Time to Provide Input
08/09/2010NEW JERSEY LANDFILL OWNERS AGREE TO COMPLY WITH CLEAN AIR ACT; New Landfill System Maximizes Gas Collection for Potential Energy Recovery
08/03/2010EPA Administrator Highlights Importance of Agency’s Science Laboratory in New Jersey; Announces new resources for national Environmental Response Team lab facilities
08/03/2010PRESS ADVISORY -- TODAY: EPA Administrator to Tour Agency's Environmental Laboratory in Edison, NJ
08/02/2010EPA Removes Morris County Site From Superfund National Priorities; Cleanup Work Complete
07/26/2010EPA Reaches Major Milestone at Welsbach Superfund Site
05/27/2010EPA Launches Annual Efforts to Protect Area Beaches, Coastal Waters and New York/New Jersey Harbor
05/27/2010EPA Launches Annual Efforts to Protect Area Beaches, Coastal Waters and
New York/New Jersey Harbor
05/26/2010‘Don’t Fry Day’ promotes skin cancer prevention; EPA urges everyone to be smart in the sun [NJ Edition]
05/17/2010EPA Helps People Take Control of Their Asthma
05/11/2010EPA ARRA and Brownfields Grants Strengthen Camden Communities
04/23/2010EPA Marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day by Recognizing Environmental Achievers in New Jersey; Dery Bennett of the American Littoral Society given posthumous award
04/22/2010Four New Jersey Cities to Receive EPA Funds to Assess and Clean Up Abandoned and Contaminated Sites
04/15/2010Site Owner Agrees To Pay For Cleanup of New Jersey Superfund Site
04/05/2010EPA Awards $2 Million to Small Businesses to Develop Ground-Breaking Technologies
03/31/2010EPA Signs Sustainability Agreement With Major New Jersey Company
03/30/2010EPA Fines Builder for Stormwater Pollution at Rahway, New Jersey Construction Site
03/30/2010EPA Provides Half a Million Dollars to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Pollution in Southern New Jersey
03/11/2010EPA Grant to Help Newark Community Target Environmental Problems
03/10/2010City, State and Federal Government Take Action for Cleaner Port of New York and New Jersey; Truckers Gain Access to Millions of Dollars to Slash Air Pollution
02/17/2010EPA-funded Brownfields Projects Announced in Newark on One Year Anniversary of Recovery Act
02/11/2010EPA Provides Money to Help Find More Answers for Paterson, NJ Community
01/25/2010EPA and City of Plainfield Use Brownfields Grants to Strengthen Community
01/21/2010EPA Pledges Support for Pompton Lakes Community; Outlines Its Role in DuPont Pompton Lakes Works Cleanup
01/15/2010EPA Supports Innovative Environmental Justice Initiative in Camden, N.J.
01/13/2010Simple Radon Test Can Protect Your Health; New Jerseyans Urged to Test for Radon
01/07/2010EPA Seeks Nominations for Prestigious Environmental Award
01/06/2010EPA Providing Half a Million Dollars for Innovative Pollution Prevention and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Projects
12/15/2009EPA Provides New Data from Schools Air Toxics Monitoring Initiative
12/11/2009Newly-Appointed EPA Regional Administrator Checks Progress at Recovery Act-Funded New Jersey Hazardous Waste Site
12/08/2009EPA Releases Most Up-to-Date Information Ever About Chemicals in New Jersey Communities; Releases in New Jersey Down 9 Percent
11/25/2009EPA Grants Help New Jersey Students Explore Their Coastlines
11/23/2009Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at New Jersey Hazardous Waste Site; $25 million in Recovery Act funds added to cleanup at Imperial Oil Superfund Site
11/13/2009Scarlet Goes Green: Rutgers and EPA Partner to Reduce University's Environmental Impacts
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 2
11/03/2009EPA Adds Three Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
11/02/2009EPA Adds Raritan Bay Site to Nation's Superfund List
10/29/2009EPA Posts New Schools Air Toxics Monitoring Initiative Data
10/28/2009EPA's New Green Parking Lot Allows Scientists to Study Permeable Surfaces That May Help the Environment
10/19/2009BASF Corporation Agrees to Clean Air Act Upgrades to Protect Stratospheric Ozone
10/13/2009EPA Signs Agreement with Army Corps, Dept. of Energy to Ensure Cleanup of Middlesex, NJ Site
10/01/2009EPA Posts First Data from One of Four Schools in NY and NJ
09/30/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 2 Awards $1.2 Million in Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
09/23/2009EPA Adds Curtis Paper Site to the Superfund List of Hazardous Waste Sites
09/18/2009EPA Proposes Agreement to Cleanup McGuire Air Force Base Superfund Site
09/14/2009EPA Finishes Successful Cleanup of Hazardous Chemicals from New Jersey Facility
09/03/2009New Jersey Site Ready to Come off Superfund List
08/28/2009Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at New Jersey Hazardous Waste Site
08/26/2009EPA Awards New Jersey More Than $200 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
08/17/2009EPA to Hold Meeting to Inform Community on Next Steps at Welsbach Superfund Site
08/17/2009EPA Fines Lakewood, N.J. Company for Illegal Export of Electronic Waste to Hong Kong
07/31/2009EPA Reaches Settlement with Nation’s Largest Manufacturer of Hospital Disinfectants; Company Agrees to Pay $550,000 in Penalties
07/27/2009New York County and New Jersey Company Make EPA's List of Top Green Power Users
07/23/2009EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Proposal to Put Raritan Bay Site on Nation's Superfund List
07/17/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 2 Awards $1.4 Million in Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/16/2009EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Last Phase of Work at Horseshoe Road
07/13/2009New Jersey Receives $1.6 Million in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs; EPA: Funds keep and create jobs to help prevent water pollution and protect human health and the environment
07/10/2009EPA Awards $4.8 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in New Jersey; EPA: Funds help create jobs and protect New Jersey’s land and water.
07/09/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 2 Awards $17 Million in Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
06/16/2009Raritan Valley Community College Finds its Success in Green Partnership with EPA
06/01/2009EPA, New York Giants and New York Jets Team Up to Make New Meadowlands Stadium a Beacon of “Green”