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News Releases by State: MASSACHUSETTS


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02/17/2011Saugus, Mass. Company to Pay Fine for Environmental Notification Violations
02/16/2011Ayer, Mass. Developer Protects Wetlands to Settle Clean Water Violations
02/16/2011Leominster Dye Company to Pay Fine for Environmental Violations
02/15/2011Tewksbury-based Supermarket Chain Faces EPA Penalty for Environmental Disclosure Violations
02/11/2011Settlement Will Help Expedite Cleanup for Walpole, Mass. Superfund Site
02/03/2011Mt. Tom Power Station Will Pay Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations
02/02/2011Modified Discharge Permit for Kendall Station Power Plant in Cambridge, Mass. Significantly Advances Protections for Charles River
02/01/2011Brockton, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Contract Administrator Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/28/2011Poor Air Quality Predicted in Southwestern Conn. and in Valley Areas of Mass., N.H. and Vermont
01/27/2011Montague, Mass. Water Pollution Control Facility Recognized for Excellence
01/13/2011Two New England Shipyards Cited for Environmental Violations
01/13/2011Billerica, Mass. Company Fined for Pesticide Violations
12/30/2010Poor Air Quality Predicted in Connecticut and in Valley Areas of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont
12/22/2010U.S. to Join Action against the Boston Water and Sewer Commission
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
12/13/2010Colleges Invited to Compete for Top Recycling Title in 2011
12/07/2010Pittsfield Printing Company Will Pay $385,000 for Clean Air Violations and to Help Clean Wood Stoves in Western Massachusetts
12/06/2010Two Firms Face EPA Fines for Ocean Dumping Violations in Dredging Operations in Mass.
12/02/2010Billerica, Mass. Manufacturer to Pay Fine to Settle Clean Water Violations
11/23/2010EPA Co-Sponsors Green Chemistry Forum for New England Scientists
11/23/2010Town of Mansfield, Massachusetts Industrial Pretreatment Program Recognized for Excellence
11/22/2010With Cooler Weather, Advice to New Englanders for Safer, Cleaner Wood-Burning
11/17/2010EPA Begins Clean Up at the Parker Street Waste Site in New Bedford, Mass.
11/05/2010EPA Addresses Water Quality Issues in Gloucester
11/03/2010Mass. Plumbing Supply Company Cited for Illegal Sales of Refrigerant
11/03/2010Six New England Companies Face Fines for Chemical Reporting Violations 
11/02/2010Massachusetts Power Station Faces Fines for Clean Water Violations
11/01/2010EPA Awards $160,000 to Boston Public Health Commission to Aid Asthma Projects
10/28/2010EPA Orders Restoration of Damaged Wetlands on Massachusetts Farm
10/18/2010Ten New England Community-Based Nonprofits Receive EPA Grants to Help Reduce Environmental Risks
10/15/2010EPA Grants Will Help Communities to Cleanup Land in Maine and Massachusetts
10/14/2010Billerica, Mass. Pesticide Importer/Manufacturer Faces Fines for Reporting Violations
10/14/2010Removal and Clean Up Work Begins at Attleboro, Mass. Site; Public Meeting on Monday, Oct. 18
10/08/2010Increased Recycling of Gypsum Wallboard Waste Promoted in the Northeast
10/07/2010EPA Orders Whately, Mass. Farmer to Restore Damaged Wetlands
10/07/2010Seven New England Groups Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grants
10/04/2010Additional Cleanup Decision Finalized at Camp Edwards
10/04/2010Leominster Mass. Plastics Manufacturer Ordered to Comply with Hazardous Waste Laws
10/01/2010Hot New England Summer Meant More Smog Days, but Long-Term Trend is toward Cleaner Air
09/30/2010Removal and Clean Up Work Begins at Easthampton, Mass. Site
09/29/2010Three New England Organizations – in Maine, N.H. and Mass. – Recognized for Energy Efficiency and Fighting Climate Change
09/21/2010Registration Open for Oct. 2 Cornell Pond Fishing Derby in North Dartmouth, Mass.
09/21/2010Across New England, 180 Communities Take Leadership Role on Energy Issues
09/21/2010National Drug “Take Back” Program Offered in New England Communities on Sat. Sept. 25
09/21/2010New England Colleges Challenged to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle at Football Games
09/10/2010Massachusetts-based Landlord Faces Nearly $85K Penalty for Failure to Disclose Lead Paint to Tenants in Springfield
09/09/2010Boston and Hartford Selected by EPA as State Capitals Receiving Green Design Assistance
09/01/2010EPA Awards Nearly $2 Million to Chelsea Collaborative to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
08/31/2010Poor Air Quality Predicted for Southern and Eastern New England for Wednesday and Thursday
08/30/2010EPA Recognizes Staples as One of Nation’s Top Green Power Purchasers
08/25/2010Settlement with Revere, Mass. Addresses Wastewater, Stormwater Discharges
08/24/2010Somerville to receive $400,000 in EPA funding for Brownfields
08/19/2010New England Schools Get Ready for School Year – and Big Energy Savings
08/18/2010$15,000 EPA Grant Helps Lowell Youth and Environment Program
08/17/2010Get Your Students Back to School – While Saving Money and Helping the Environment
08/17/2010U.S. Files Amended Complaint against Owners and Operators of Massachusetts Plant That Exploded in 2006
08/11/2010Removal Effort Begins at Gardner, Mass. Site
08/05/2010Upper North Shore Now Protected from Boat Sewage Pollution / "No Discharge Area” now extends from Cape Cod Bay to Southern Maine
08/04/2010MBTA to Spend Millions to Reduce Commuter Train Emissions in Clean Air Act Settlement
08/04/2010Gloucester to receive $400,000 in EPA funding for Brownfields
07/28/2010Settlement Reached to Expedite Cleanup for Walpole, Mass. Superfund Site
07/27/2010Elevated Ozone Levels Predicted in Parts of Conn., Mass. and Maine on Wed. July 28, 2010
07/23/2010Poor Air Quality Predicted for the South Coast of New England for Saturday, July 24, 2010
07/22/2010Massachusetts Authorized to Implement Lead Renovation Program; EPA Provides More Time for Contractors To Obtain Certification and Training
07/21/2010EPA Provides the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) $700,000 to Reduce Emissions from Locomotives
07/21/2010EPA Provides Northeast States for Coordinated Air Use Management (NESCAUM) $850,000 to Reduce Emissions from Regional Locomotives
07/21/20103 Mass. Real Estate Development and Construction Companies Fined for Clean Water Violations
07/20/2010Boston Landlord Faces Nearly $85K Penalty for Failure to Disclose Lead Paint to Tenants
07/19/2010National Car Rental Fined Nearly $500K for Diesel Idling Violations at Logan and Bradley Airports
07/16/2010EPA Seeking Public Input on Proposed Groundwater Cleanup Action at Camp Edwards Site
07/15/2010Settlement Clears Way for Cleanup of Easthampton, Mass. Site
07/08/2010City of New Bedford gets $1 Million for Shore-side Power Electrification Project
07/08/2010Pleasant Bay/Chatham Harbor Now Protected from Boat Sewage Pollution - “No Discharge Area” designation finalized for another Cape bay
07/06/2010Poor Air Quality Predicted for the south coast of New England for today, Tuesday, July 6, 2010
07/01/2010EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Proposed Clean Up Plan for Nyanza Chemical Waste Dump
06/22/2010Two Massachusetts Companies Face Fines for Clean Water Act Violations
06/21/2010Two Boston Health Organizations Recognized by EPA for Leadership in Asthma Care
06/18/2010With Hot Weather, Elevated Smog Predicted in Parts of New England for Saturday, June 19, 2010
06/18/2010 Free Public Open House on EPA’s Ocean Research Vessel - Boston on Sunday, June 27, 11AM – 4PM
06/16/2010Needham, Mass. Church is 1st in New England to Receive Energy Star Label
06/14/2010Three Parties to Pay Nearly $2 Million for Clean-up at N. Dighton, Mass. Site
06/09/2010Superfund Dredging Resumes for Seventh Season in New Bedford Harbor
06/01/2010Impact of Canadian wildfires expected to continue through Wednesday
05/27/2010$70K EPA Grant Will Help Boston with Sustainability
05/27/2010Enjoy Summer Weather in New England: ‘Don’t Fry’ to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/21/201016 North Shore Mass.Towns Seek “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
05/21/2010Salisbury Mass. Bandage Maker Pays $215K Penalty for Environmental Violations
05/16/2010Mystic River Scores C- : Good Progress Underway
05/13/2010Pleasant Bay/Chatham Harbor Seeks “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
05/06/2010EPA Seeking Public Input on Proposed Action at Camp Edwards Site
05/04/2010 Public Invited to a Community Meeting on the Sutton Brook Superfund Site
05/04/2010 Summer Smog Season Starts: Air Quality Awareness Week, May 3 to May 7, 2010
05/03/2010Input Sought on Use of Camp Edwards Sites for Training
04/29/2010 Grants to Develop Green Technology Go to 5 Massachusetts Companies
04/29/2010 EPA Awards $16+ Million to Cleanup and Revitalize New England Communities -- Neighborhoods to gain health, environmental and economic benefits
04/27/2010Settlement Clears Path for Demolition and Cleanup of the Aerovox Mill, in New Bedford, Mass.
04/22/2010Massachusetts Residents Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award in Ceremony Recognizing 40th Anniversary of Earth Day
04/20/2010Five New England Colleges and Universities recognized for Recycling Efforts
04/07/2010EPA Pilots Effort in 3 Massachusetts Communities to Reduce Stormwater Pollution that Impairs Charles River Water Quality
04/01/2010EPA Awards $ 2 Million to Support Local Research on the Consequences of Climate Change