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09/05/2008U.S.-Mexico Environmental Partnership Bringing Cleaner Water and Air
To Border Communities
09/04/2008Tucson pool company removing chlorine gas from operations after environmental violations
09/03/2008NEWS BRIEF: EPA Hosts Public Meeting on Tuba City Open Dump Site
09/03/2008U.S. EPA adds the Iron King Mine - Humboldt Smelter site to national Superfund list
08/21/2008Local company settles with EPA
08/20/2008Casa Grande Water Reclamation facility cited for failing to maintain chemical risk plan
08/19/2008EPA, States and Tribes Work in Collaboration to Meet the 24-hour Fine Particle National Air Quality Standard
08/14/2008California, Southwest facilities renew beyond-compliance environmental goals through EPA's Performance Track program
08/13/2008NEWS BRIEF: Summit to address uranium contamination on the Navajo Nation
08/12/2008Ariz. power plant agrees to install controls to reduce harmful emissions
Settlement also requires power plant to pay a $950,000 civil penalty
08/07/2008EPA Announces Web-Based System for Companies to Self-Disclose Environmental Violations
08/05/2008Five Arizona water systems receive orders from EPA
07/23/2008Industry Challenge reduces pollution in South Phoenix
07/09/2008EPA fines SuperFuels $55,000 for underground storage tank violations
07/07/2008EPA fines Phoenix company $23,400 for hazardous chemical reporting violations
06/30/2008U.S. EPA fines Chandler casting firm $10,000 for hazardous waste violations
06/17/2008Oklahoma-based pipeline company
to pay $5.3 million for petroleum discharges
06/13/2008EPA announces plan, makes progress towards cleaning up the legacy of abandoned uranium mines on the Navajo Nation
06/05/2008Lost Lake Resort fined $55,076 for underground fuel tank violations
06/05/2008Tempe electronics company pays $46,300 for toxic chemical reporting violations
05/28/2008EPA Honors Winners of Eighth Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards –Gila River Indian Community recognized
05/19/2008Motorola, Siemens Corp. and Glaxosmithkline pay $500,000 penalty for system failures at superfund site in Scottsdale, AZ
05/19/2008EPA orders City of Nogales, Ariz. to correct drinking water violations
05/07/2008Tempe, Ariz. builder pays $106,000 to settle dust violations
04/30/2008Hidden Valley public water system near Maricopa, Ariz. fined $1000 for drinking water violations
04/29/2008U.S., Mexico train for border hazardous disaster preparedness April 29-30
04/22/2008U.S. EPA proposes to approve Navajo Nation’s underground injection control program
04/21/2008April 22nd is Earth Day: Get local with stories that matter in your community
U.S. EPA experts available for interviews this week
04/15/2008 ASARCO agrees to clean up contaminated yards in Hayden and Winkelman, Ariz.
04/15/2008New Report Highlights Environmental Issues; Some in Unlikely Places
04/14/2008U.S. EPA honors three Arizona environmental heroes
04/09/2008EPA awards $420,000 in Small Business research grants to Pacific Southwest Region companies
04/09/2008U.S. EPA putting its money to work, to clean up diesel engines
04/08/2008U.S. EPA awards Arizona community $200,000 to assess Brownfields sites
03/19/2008U.S EPA proposes Iron King Mine - Humboldt Smelter to Superfund site list
03/19/2008U.S. EPA orders ASARCO to clean up contaminated yards in Hayden and Winkelman, Ariz.
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
02/21/2008EPA releases 2006 Arizona Toxics Release Inventory data
02/08/2008U.S. EPA settles with animal products distributor for $56,200 following pesticide violations
01/24/2008U.S. EPA, ADEQ, celebrate Phoenix-Goodyear Airport North groundwater treatment facility: $1 million facility benefits thousands of area residents
01/16/2008EPA settles with Pima County Board of Supervisors and Cesar Chavez Learning Community, Inc. for asbestos violations
01/10/2008U.S. EPA solicits Environmental Award nominations
01/08/2008U.S. EPA to hold public meetings on recent Hayden and Winkleman air and soil sampling results
01/07/2008U.S. EPA fines AmeriGas Propane $19,432 for chemical reporting violations: Arizona facility failed to notify emergency agencies of hazardous chemicals
12/20/2007U.S. EPA denies Gila River hazardous waste permit to Romic Environmental: Lack of landowner signature prompts agency to deny permit
12/19/2007U.S. EPA orders TCE groundwater investigation in Gila River Indian Community: Romic Environmental, Plymouth Tube must research past chemical releases
12/05/2007U.S. EPA settles with Arizona mine for $28,950 for toxic chemical reporting violations
12/04/2007U.S. EPA honors Intel Corporation, Santa Clara Valley Water District with Water Efficiency Leader award
Billions of gallons of water saved in Arizona and California
12/03/2007Every Drop Counts - EPA Recognizes Water Efficiency Leaders
11/15/2007EPA announces Arizona environmental enforcement accomplishments for 2007
Asbestos, air quality related cases highlight year
11/08/2007EPA Pacific Southwest Region awards over $400,000 in pollution prevention grants to state agencies in California, Arizona and Nevada
11/05/2007U.S. EPA, ADEQ, celebrate Tucson Airport $5.5 million soil and groundwater treatment plant
10/31/2007EPA fines contractor, Arizona Deptartment of Transportation $36,410 over asbestos violations
10/30/2007U.S. EPA seeks $27,500 civil penalty against Arizona water company
10/18/2007U.S. EPA announces four new Performance Track members for the Pacific Southwest
10/18/2007EPA settles with Tolleson, Ariz. company for failing to notify authorities after chemical release
10/17/2007Western Tribal Environmental Issues Highlighted at 15th Annual Tribal/EPA Conference in Nevada
10/17/2007EPA settles with Tolleson, Ariz. company
for failing to notify authorities after chemical release
10/02/2007U.S. EPA orders two Arizona water companies to monitor drinking water for disinfection byproducts
09/27/2007U.S. EPA fines Romic Environmental Technologies Corp. $97,000 for hazardous waste violations
09/24/2007Phoenix home builder fined $155,000 to settle dust violations
09/24/2007U.S. EPA and Navajo Nation inspect 40 underground tanks on tribal lands
09/19/2007EPA settles with Tucson chemical manufacturer for $2,500
09/13/2007U.S. EPA fines Shasta Beverages, Inc. $11,900 for chemical reporting violations
09/05/2007U.S. EPA settles with New Mexico pest exterminator for $1,170
08/29/2007South Phoenix Industry Challenge meets environmental goals ahead of schedule
08/20/2007Tucson’s Sonoran Institute eligible for $800,000 EPA targeted watershed funds
08/20/2007EPA, DOJ, Maricopa County fine Phoenix company $175,000 for emitting VOCs into air
08/06/2007EPA fines seven Tucson charter school operators $67,240 for asbestos violations
07/25/2007U.S. EPA is looking for Water Efficiency Leaders
07/13/2007EPA orders Raytheon, Air Force to clean up contaminated groundwater at Tucson Airport Superfund Site
06/21/2007Over $1.3 million in federal funds available for clean school bus projects
06/11/2007EPA files complaint against city of Winslow, former city administrator, apartment complex owner for asbestos removal and demolition violations
06/06/2007EPA Takes Major Step Forward on Cleaning Up Abandoned Mines
05/14/2007EPA awards $200,000 Brownfields grant to Tucson to help clean up former tungsten mill
05/01/2007EPA to begin soil cleanup at five properties on Navajo Nation
05/01/2007EPA finalizes clean air plan for Four Corners Power Plant
04/24/2007EPA files complaint against Romic for recent hazardous release
04/20/2007Four Arizona students win President’s Environmental Award; Foursome is one of 10 winners nationwide to receive prestigious award
04/16/2007EPA honors Pacific Southwest environmental heroes
04/04/2007EPA announces new Performance Track members for the Pacific Southwest
03/26/2007Public workshop to be held on Brownfield sites, community redevelopment opportunities
03/22/2007EPA releases 2005 Arizona Toxics Release Inventory data
03/15/2007Phoenix area fails to attain air quality health standard
02/20/2007U.S. EPA awards $252,692 to Tucson environmental group for air quality improvements
01/17/2007U.S. EPA solicits Environmental Award nominations
12/26/2006U.S. EPA redesignates Miami, Ariz. area as attaining federal sulfur dioxide standard
12/14/2006EPA proposes to remove collectible cars from Phoenix, Tucson smog program
12/14/2006EPA, ADEQ complete latest round of petroleum tank inspections in Arizona
12/13/2006EPA orders Arizona property owner to remove illegal fill from Virgin River
12/05/2006EPA honors two Arizona water projects for improving water quality, protecting public health
12/04/2006Full cleanup is in action at Indian Bend Wash Superfund Site
11/15/2006EPA enforcement program nets major Arizona cleanups, pollution reductions in 2006
11/13/20064 Arizona companies disclose environmental violations
11/09/2006Maricopa County resolves air quality permit deficiencies
10/31/200614th Annual Tribal Conference hosted by U.S. EPA and Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
10/16/2006EPA settles with Cyprus Tohono Corp. for clean up at mine site
10/05/2006EPA fines five Phoenix charter schools for asbestos violations
10/04/2006ENERGY STARŪ Change a Light, Change the World Campaign Kicks off Today in Surprise, Ariz.
09/28/2006EPA settles with United Nuclear to investigate contamination at mine site