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11/18/2011Columbus Steel Castings to Pay $825,000 and Install Monitoring Equipment as Sentence for Violating Clean Air Act
11/08/2011EPA releases final report on air toxics monitoring near Whitwell Elementary School
11/02/2011EPA Announces Winner of the 2011 Energy Star National Building Competition
10/05/2011Facilities Earn Energy Star CHP Award for Emissions Reductions and Energy Savings
10/03/2011Great Lakes Week events scheduled for Detroit, Oct. 11-14
10/03/2011EPA announces funding to restore Lake Erie and put people back to work
08/23/2011EPA’s $6 Million Challenge to Restore Great Lakes and Create Jobs
08/08/2011EPA Announces First 2011 Great Lakes Restoration Investments with $4.5 MILLION IN OHIO
07/21/2011EPA Issues Final Guidance to Protect Water Quality in Appalachian Communities from Impacts of Mountaintop Mining / Agency to provide flexibility while protecting environment and public health
06/17/2011EPA Administrator Tours WaterSense Manufacturing Facility to Highlight Products that Conserve Water / Consumers also save money with WaterSense
06/15/2011EPA Announces Partnership for First-Ever Great Lakes Week
06/13/2011EPA and Regional Leaders to Announce October's Great Lakes Week
04/29/2011EPA Launches New Strategy to Promote Use of Green Infrastructure for Environmental and Economic Benefits
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
03/21/2011Media Advisory: EPA Public Hearing on Dayton Power and Light J.M. Stuart Power Plant Wastewater Permit
03/14/2011EPA Announces U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Certified Buildings / Third annual list shows dramatic growth, savings of energy efficient buildings
03/08/2011EPA Adds 10 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Fifteen additional sites proposed to be included on the NPL
02/25/2011Up to $40 million available from EPA for Great Lakes restoration projects
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
02/16/2011EPA Announces Public Hearing on Clean Water Act Objection for Dayton Power and Light J.M. Stuart Station Permit
02/10/2011EPA to sample air in homes near MLC Moraine, Ohio, Facilities; Meeting Feb. 17,
02/10/2011Cement Manufacturer to Pay $1.4 Million for Clean Air Act Violations
02/08/2011EPA Submits Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan to Independent Scientists for Review / The draft plan is open to public comment
01/25/2011EPA's Game Day Challenge Tally: 11 Midwest Universities Divert 130,000 Pounds of Waste from Landfills
01/19/2011Energy Projects Transform Trash to Green Power / Landfill gas projects protect health while fueling industry and job creation
01/18/2011Administrator Jackson, SBA Administrator Mills Announce Launch of Water Technology Innovation Cluster / Smart environmental protection creates jobs
01/13/2011JAN 18-19: Administrator Jackson Travels to Cincinnati, Ann Arbor/Jackson to discuss clean water and emerging environmental technologies
12/23/2010Declaración de la administradora de EPA Jackson referente a su reunión con 10 senadores estadounidenses sobre cromo (VI)
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Warren Elementary, The Ohio Valley Educational Service Center, and Neale Elementary Recommends Additional Monitoring
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Elm Street Elementary, No Unsafe Levels of Diisocyanates, Benzene, or Other VOCs Detected
12/20/2010EPA analysis shows decrease in toxic releases across Midwestern states
12/13/2010Federal, State and Local Partners Finish Ottawa River Cleanup
12/13/2010EPA/Ohio EPA Cancel Event Today at Ottawa River Yacht Club
12/09/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA and Partners Finish Ottawa River Legacy Act Cleanup
12/06/2010Region 5 EPA Announces 2010 Enforcement and Compliance Results
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near East Elementary, Recommends Additional Monitoring for Manganese in East Liverpool, Ohio
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Near Life Skills of Trumbull County and the Academy of Arts and Sciences, Recommends Additional Monitoring
11/02/2010Oregon Holdings Fined for Filling in Wetlands Near Toledo
10/19/2010Milford, Ohio Aquifer Site Proposed To Be Added To Superfund National Priorities List
10/19/2010EPA Proposes to Add Nine New Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
10/14/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency To Announce $4 Million For Brownfields
10/08/2010EPA WaterSense Award presented to local manufacturers
09/29/2010Ottawa Lead Contamination Cleanup To Begin
09/14/2010EPA Awards Ten Environmental Justice Grants
09/13/2010EPA Settles With Century Plating
09/07/2010EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Announce Great Lakes Grants in Toledo Today
08/16/2010EPA accepting comments on proposed Lafarge hazardous waste permit
08/06/2010EPA Christens New Great Lakes Research Vessel
07/13/2010EPA Awards Regional Environmental Education Grants
07/01/2010EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Leadership Group Presents Awards For Emissions Reductions
06/29/2010EPA Invites Public To Meeting On Vapor Intrusion Sampling, Health Department Recommendations
06/17/2010EPA Meeting on Manganese Health Study on June 24 at Marietta College in Ohio
05/26/2010EPA Announces Winners of Regional Student Art Contest
05/20/2010Asian Carp Sampling Effort Officially Underway on Section of the Little Calumet River
05/20/2010Great Lakes Legacy Act Ottawa River Cleanup Has Begun
05/07/2010Sixth Graders Wrap up Great Lakes Legacy Act Ashtabula River Habitat Project with Native Plants
04/30/2010Media Advisory: Sixth Graders Put Finishing Touches on Great Lakes Legacy Act Ashtabula River Cleanup
04/29/2010Cincinnati's Air Quality Upgraded
04/21/2010EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 5
03/08/2010EPA Approves Ohio Surface Coal Mine
03/05/2010EPA awards Cincinnati $500,000 to reduce greenhouse gases
03/01/2010EPA: Parts of Cincinnati-Hamilton area now meet smog standards
02/22/2010Administrator Jackson Unveils Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Action Plan
02/10/2010EPA: 35 Midwest Communities take steps to reduce their Carbon Footprints
02/03/2010Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee to hold Feb. 12 public meeting in Chicago
02/01/2010EPA: Ohio State U. among top purchasers of green power
01/29/2010EPA to extend comment period on Michindoh Sole-Source Aquifer petition until April 16
01/06/2010EPA To Hold Meetings, Public Hearing on Designation of Michindoh Aquifer As Sole Source of Drinking Water
12/22/2009Great Lakes Legacy Act Ottawa River cleanup underway
12/15/2009EPA releases first air monitoring data from Elm Street Elementary School in Wauseon, Ohio
12/08/2009EPA settles with G and S Titanium on hazardous waste violations; $33,600 penalty set
12/01/2009EPA reaches agreement with Sauder on clean-air violations
11/23/2009EPA Calls for Best Projects for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
11/18/2009EPA to hold public hearing on proposed greenhouse gas tailoring rule for large facilities
11/17/2009Habitat along Ashtabula river to be restored
11/12/2009EPA settles with Diamond Hard Chrome on hazardous waste violations for closing business
11/04/2009A and B Metal Recycling agrees to EPA order; will comply with federal rules to protect stratospheric ozone
11/02/2009University of Cincinnati agrees to EPA order to comply with Clean Air Act
10/29/2009EPA Region 5 releases first air monitoring data from four schools in Ohio
10/29/2009EPA Alerts W.Va. and Ohio Officials of Potential Concerns about AEP Coal Ash Impoundment
10/29/2009EPA Alerts W.Va. and Ohio Officials of Potential Concerns about AEP Coal Ash Impoundment
10/28/2009EPA picks cleanup plan for Copley Square Plaza Superfund site
10/28/2009EPA reaches agreement with JandJ cores on clean-air violations
10/28/2009EPA reaches agreement with Sunoco on clean-air violations
10/21/2009Five Cleveland companies agree to EPA orders to comply with federal rules to protect stratospheric ozone
10/19/2009BASF Corporation Agrees to Clean Air Act Upgrades to Protect Stratospheric Ozone
10/08/2009EPA designates areas in midwest region not meeting standard for fine particle pollution
10/05/2009EPA designates Michindoh aquifer as sole source of drinking water for tri-state area
10/02/2009Greater Cleveland RTA settles UST violations; to remove four tanks at central rail maintenance facility
10/01/2009EPA Region 5 releases first air monitoring data from La Croft Elementary School in East Liverpool
09/17/2009EPA Midwest Clean Diesel Initiative Leadership Group presents awards for diesel emission reductions
09/16/2009EPA meeting on Ottawa, Ohio, lead waste investigation Sept. 24, 7 p.m.
09/15/2009EPA redesignates14 Ohio counties to attainment of ozone standard
09/09/2009EPA region 5 now monitoring for air toxics at 15 schools
09/09/2009Sauder agrees to EPA order to comply with Clean Air Act
08/12/2009Ohio Edison agrees to repower power plant with renewable biomass fuel
07/21/2009U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $3.7 million in Recovery Act Funding to American Lung Association - Upper Midwest to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/21/2009U.S. EPA's Region 5 Awards More Than $1.2 million in Recovery Act Funding to Great Lakes Commission to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/21/2009EPA awards regional environmental education grants
07/16/2009EPA awards more than $8 million in Recovery Act funds to clean up underground petroleum leaks in Ohio