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News Releases by State: CONNECTICUT


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09/25/2008EPA Awards Connecticut $492,200 for Clean Diesel Projects -- Part of Nearly $2.4 Million State and Federal Grants Funded Across New England
09/23/20082 New England Facilities Join, and 7 Re-Commit to Environmental Improvements
09/22/2008New England Experienced Fewer Smog Days During Recent Summer
09/16/2008Small Businesses and Congregations Fight Climate Change through Energy Efficiency and Innovation
08/20/2008Two Connecticut groups selected for EPA Environmental Education Grants
08/13/2008EPA Provides Over $220,000 for Environmental Monitoring of Connecticut
Shoreline Beaches
08/06/2008EPA Awards $200,000 Brownfields Grant to Newtown, Connecticut
08/06/2008EPA Awards $200,000 Brownfields Grant to Naugatuck, Connecticut
07/23/2008Electrical Transformers to be Removed from Montville, Conn. Superfund Site
07/17/2008Poor Air Quality Predicted in Most of New England for Friday, July 18, 2008
07/15/2008Large Boston Real Estate Corporation Charged With Failing to Warn Tenants About Lead Paint in Mass. and Conn.
07/08/2008Bristol-Myers Squibb Agrees to Spend $3.65 million in Clean Air Act Upgrades; Settlement with U.S. EPA Affects Facilities in 6 States and Puerto Rico
07/07/2008Poor Ozone Air Quality Predicted in Most of New England for Tuesday, July 8, 2008
06/23/2008Pfizer To Pay $975,000 For Alleged Clean Air Violations at Connecticut Facility
06/19/2008Shelton, Conn. Fined $142K for Illegal Sewage Discharges to Housatonic River
06/16/2008Clean Up Work Scheduled for this Summer at Montville, Conn. Superfund Site
06/12/2008Conn., Maine and N.H. Share $1.7 Million EPA Funding For Property Revitalization
06/09/2008Air Quality Alert for Most of New England - Tuesday, June 10
06/06/2008Poor Air Quality Predicted in Most of New England for this Weekend
05/29/2008Environmental Justice Grants Now Available in New England - Application Deadline is June 30
05/15/2008EPA Celebrates Award Winning Green Building Designs in Boston
05/08/2008"Healthy Community" Grants Awarded; Guidance Available for 2008 Grants
05/05/2008Clean Drinking Water? Have Your Well Tested to be Sure
04/30/2008EPA Tools Available as Summer Smog Season Starts
04/24/2008EPA Administrator Recognizes Connecticut Leader With President’s Volunteer Service Award
04/22/2008Connecticut Citizens Receive Earth Day Honors with Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award
04/21/2008Connecticut Communities Raise Bar on Clean Energy with EPA and CT Clean Energy Fund
04/21/2008Looking for Green, Municipalities Start with Energy Efficiency through EPA Challenge
04/16/2008Earth Day Continues to be a Call to Action
04/07/200811 Brownfields Grants Totaling $2.2 Million Awarded in Connecticut - Part of nearly $10 Million Funded Across New England
04/03/2008EPA Extends Public Input Period to Review GE Clean Up Plan of Housatonic River
04/03/2008Time to Prepare for Earth Day – Tell EPA about Your New England Earth Day Events
04/02/2008Healthy Schools Brochure Delivers Info on Healthy Educational Environments in Time for Earth Day
04/02/2008New England Water Works Assoc. Joins EPA’s WaterSense Program - Group Will Promote Simple Ways to Save Water
04/02/2008Bridgeport, Conn. Bulk Gasoline Storage Facility Fined for Clean Air Violations
04/01/2008Submarine Base in Groton, Conn. Fined for Hazardous Waste Violations
03/17/2008Two Conn. Towns Receive Over $500,000 in EPA Funding for Clean School Buses
03/17/2008EPA Announces $5.4 million for New Clean Diesel Projects in the Northeast
03/13/2008Cleanup Completed at Wampus Lane Site in Milford
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
03/06/2008New England Laboratories Exercise Readiness for Water Contamination Incident
03/05/2008Town of Windsor Locks, CT Wastewater Treatment Facility Recognized for Excellence
03/05/2008NEIWPCC Recognized for Outstanding Wastewater On-site Technical Assistance and Operator Training
02/28/2008New England Postal Facilities Help Boost EPA Performance Track Program Beyond 500-Member Mark
02/28/2008New Englander Included in First-Ever EPA Agricultural Advisory Committee
02/27/2008Failing to Provide Community Disclosure Information Yields Penalties for 11 Companies
02/26/2008Two Connecticut Companies Fined for Hazardous Waste Violations
02/21/2008New Haven Landlords Agree to $182,000 Settlement in Lead Paint Disclosure Case
02/21/2008Community-Specific Chemical Release Data Available for Connecticut; New England continues trend of lower releases to air, land and water
02/13/2008More Than 175 Buildings in New England Receive ENERGY STAR Designation
02/13/2008Poster contest sheds light on sun safety - Annual competition gives New Engand students a chance to raise awareness, win prizes; deadline is April 1
02/12/2008Cell Phone Recycling is an Easy Call
02/11/2008New England Fortune 500 Companies Recognized for Green Power Purchases
02/07/2008EPA Recognizes Stop and Shop and Giant Food; Only Supermarkets Receiving 2007 ENERGY STAR Leaders Recognition
02/07/2008Stop and Shop Enters Partnership to Help Fight Climate Change
02/04/2008New England Water Utilities Can Reduce Costs with Improved Energy Management
01/29/2008New Haven, Conn. Waste Oil Recycling Facility Fined for PCB Violations
01/28/2008Two Major Supermarket Chains in New England Join EPA's GreenChill Advanced Refrigeration Partnership
01/25/2008Connecticut Schools Lead the Nation for Healthy Indoor Air
01/17/2008EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Merit Awards - Deadline for Nominations is Feb. 1, 2008
01/10/2008New England Leaders Rise to Energy Challenge in the New Year
01/07/2008Poor Air Quality Predicted for much of New England on Monday, January 7, 2008
12/27/2007EPA Approves Plan by Northeast States to Lower Mercury Levels in Fish
12/12/2007Fumigation of Danbury, Conn. Residence to Eliminate Anthrax Will Occur Between Dec. 18-20
11/19/2007EPA Recognizes Connecticut as One of Nation’s Top Green Power Purchasers
11/15/2007Inspections and Environmental Enforcement Cuts Pollution in New England by nearly 13.7 Million Pounds
11/09/2007Public Meetings Scheduled On Long Island Sound Dredged Material Management Plan
11/06/2007Clean up Begins at “Factory H” Site in Meriden, Conn.
11/06/2007New England Businesses and Organizations Step Up Clean Environment Commitments
10/29/2007Connecticut Water Quality Trading Program Awarded First EPA “Blue Ribbon” Award
10/29/2007Nearly $1 Million for Projects to Improve the Health of Long Island Sound
10/29/2007Nearly $1 Million for Projects to Improve the Health of Long Island Sound; Funding for Habitat Restoration, Sound Stewardship and More Fish Among Initiatives
10/25/2007Two New England-Based Companies Recognized For Going Green with Ease
10/23/2007New England Youths Can Be Nominated for Environmental Award - Deadline is Wed., Oct. 31
10/19/2007City of Groton, Conn. Wastewater Treatment Facility Recognized for Excellence
10/19/2007Three New England Youth and Environment Programs Awarded $15,000 in 2007
10/16/2007Anthrax Clean Up at Danbury, Conn. Residence to Resume in Mid- November; Sampling Confirms Shed is Free of Anthrax
10/11/2007Connecticut Company Agrees to Pay $35,000 to Settle EPA Oil Spill Claim
10/11/2007Asthma Regional Council of New England Honored by EPA for Exceptional Efforts to Protect Children
10/10/2007Submarine Base in Groton, Conn. Faces Penalty for Hazardous Waste Violations
10/04/2007Eight Boston-Area Hotels Achieve Energy Star Designation
10/01/2007New England Experienced More Smog Days During Recent Summer, But Long-Term Trend is Still Toward Cleaner Air
09/27/2007153 Employers Qualify for Fifth Annual List of New England’s Best Workplaces for Commuters
09/27/2007Planning Underway for Next Phase of Anthrax Clean Up at Danbury, Conn. Residence
09/27/2007Connecticut Group Will Receive EPA Grant to Target Environmental Health Issues in Bridgeport
09/24/2007Cleanup Work Has Begun at Milford, Conn. Superfund Site
09/17/2007Public Comments Sought on Proposal to Reissue Corrective Action Permit for GE Pittsfield / Housatonic River Site
09/14/2007Clean Up of Anthrax Contamination in Danbury, Conn. Residence to Begin Friday, Sept. 14
09/13/2007New England Small Businesses Capture Savings and Energy Star Awards
09/13/2007EPA Begins Clean Up Harwinton, Conn. //
Public Meeting Scheduled for Wed. Oct. 3 at 7 PM
09/12/2007Connecticut Landlords Agree to Settle Lead-Based Paint Disclosure Case - 174 units will be lead-safe at a cost of more than $400,000
09/10/2007Lab Analysis Confirms Anthrax in Danbury, Conn. // Clean-up Targeted for Later This Week
09/07/2007EPA Beginning Work in Willington, Conn. to Remove Contamination
09/06/2007Settlements Reached in Eight Enforcement Cases for Hazardous Chemical Risk Management Plan Violations
08/28/2007Connecticut Company Faces Up To $157,500 in Clean Water Act Violations
08/24/2007Poor Air Quality Predicted in Parts of New England for Saturday, August 25, 2007
08/20/2007Tri-state Connecticut River Project Selected by EPA for Watershed Initiative
08/14/2007Connecticut Company Faces Penalty for Clean Water Violations
08/02/2007Poor Air Quality Predicted in Southern New England
for Friday, Aug. 3, 2007
08/02/2007Contractor for Groton, Conn. Submarine Base Faces EPA Fine for Clean Water Violations