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09/14/2007Pickerel Lake Sanitary District receives EPA award for upgrade to wastewater treatment process
06/20/2007Clay Rural Water System receives EPA award for water supply improvements
06/11/2007Motor vehicle waste disposal wells banned, U.S. EPA to ensure well closure
06/06/2007EPA takes major step forward on cleaning up abandoned mines
05/23/2007EPA recognizes environmental leaders in South Dakota
04/20/2007EPA applauds America’s new green culture on the 37th Earth Day
03/22/2007EPA issues national and state toxic chemical release reports for 2005
02/07/2007EPA Region 8 welcomes class of 2006 Energy Star Buildings
02/01/2007South Dakota contractor and land owner pay EPA $34,900 for storm water violations
10/31/2006Ellsworth Air Force Base joins EPA program for environmental leaders
09/25/2006Advisory: EPA advisors to hold public meeting on energy, water and stewardship
09/19/2006Sturgis earns EPA Clean Water Act award
09/05/2006Three South Dakota cities earn EPA Clean Water Act awards
09/05/2006Three South Dakota cities earn EPA Clean Water Act awards
08/29/2006Eight Region 8 students receive EPA Science Fellowships
08/28/2006South Dakota State University receives $856,000 EPA research grant
05/15/2006EPA Region 8 awards seven projects to assess and clean up blighted properties
05/09/2006Xanterra Parks and Resorts earns designation as EPA Performance Track Corporate Leader
04/25/2006EPA schedules Scrap Tire Management Forum in Rapid City
04/13/2006EPA issues toxic chemical release report for 2004 (Region 8 states)
03/31/2006Public invited to comment on proposed lead-based paint rule
03/13/2006Three EPA achievement awards received in South Dakota
03/09/2006Friend of EPA Award presented to SDSU training team
03/08/2006Menards faces EPA administrative order
for damaging South Dakota stream
02/14/2006EPA reminds school officials of asbestos hazard responsibilities
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04/23/2014St. Croix Fossil Fuel Power Plant to Comply with Clean Air Act
04/23/2014EPA Honors Work of Exceptional U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
04/17/2014This Earth Day, Get Outside and Take a #natureselfie; EPA and The Nature Conservancy Partner to Connect People with Nature
02/04/2014EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released
to Land, Air and Water in the U.S. Virgin Islands Decrease of 83 Percent Found
01/09/2014EPA Launches New Citizen Science Website; Resources Available to Conduct Scientific Investigations in Communities
12/26/2013EPA Seeks Nominations for Prestigious Annual Environmental Quality Awards; Awards Recognize Efforts in Communities to Protect Public Health and the Environment
04/19/2013Kicking Off Earth Week, EPA Honors U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
03/21/2013EPA Releases a Manual to Reduce Pollution at Marinas EPA to Host “Green Marinas” Workshop in Fajardo, Puerto Rico on April 2
01/29/2013EPA and Caribbean Coral Reef Protection Group to Host Public Listening Session on St. Thomas on February 25; Public Encouraged to Participate in Person or from Live Videoconference Locations in San Juan, Puerto Rico and St. Croix, USVI
01/16/2013EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in the U.S. Virgin Islands
01/08/2013EPA Launches Caribbean Coral Reef Protection Group; Inter-Agency Group to Host Public Listening Session on St. Thomas on February 25 at 1:00pm
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/20/2012EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Quality Awards
12/06/2012EPA Provides Funding to the University of Turabo and the University of Puerto Rico to Prevent Pollution
12/06/2012EPA Announces Public Comment Period on Proposal to Ban Dumping Sewage from Boats into Lake Erie
12/06/2012EPA to Fund Pollution Prevention Projects in New Jersey and New York
12/06/2012EPA Provides Funding to the University of Turabo and the University of Puerto Rico to Prevent Pollution
11/26/2012EPA Recommends New Recreational Water Quality Criteria to Better Protect Public Health
10/11/2012EPA Finalizes Change to Cleanup Plan for
Liberty Industrial Finishing Superfund Site in Farmingdale, New York
10/11/2012EPA Changes Cleanup Plan for Polluted Ground Water at Superfund Site in South Plainfield, New Jersey Responds to Input from Public
09/27/2012EPA Provides Grants to Help the Public in the U.S. Virgin Islands Learn More about Air and Water Pollution in their Community
07/17/2012EPA Provides Major Grant to USVI Community Organization Beyond Visions,Inc. to launch new projects to protect the marine environment
06/11/2012EPA and Representatives of Local Governments from Puerto Rico Meet in New York City to Discuss Environmental Challenges in Puerto Rico High Asthma Rates, Recycling and Pollution Prevention Among Issues Discussed
04/27/2012EPA Honors U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
04/27/2012EPA Honors U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
04/24/2012EPA Takes Action to Stop Sales of Illegal Pesticides
04/23/2012New York City Real Estate Firm Signs Agreement with EPA to Enhance Sustainable Practices
04/20/2012EPA Finalizes Plan for Next Phase of Cleanup at
Jefferson County, New York Toxic Site, Which has Contaminated Public Water Supply
04/19/2012Top EPA Regional Official Tours Environmentally Innovative Company in Green Island, NY / Ecovative Design Wins EPA 2012 Environmental Quality Award
04/10/2012EPA Fines U.S. Virgin Islands Health Department for Long Term Mismanagement of Chemicals and Pesticides; Decaying and Mislabeled Containers Found at Two Facilities
03/08/2012New EPA Position to Enhance Community Involvement on St. Croix
03/02/2012EPA to Help Citizen Scientists Learn More about Air and Water Pollution in the U.S. Virgin Islands
01/05/2012EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in U.S. Virgin Islands
01/03/2012EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Quality Awards
10/06/2011EPA Launches New Website to Protect Wetlands; Urges Public to Report Any Violations of the Law
08/25/2011EPA Orders HOVENSA to Improve Plans to Prevent Chemical Releases and Promptly Detect Problems
08/18/2011EPA Issues Final Report of Air Toxics Study in St. Croix, US Virgin Islands--Public Meeting to be held on August 23
06/28/2011Take Action on Hot Summer Days to Reduce Asthma Attacks
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
04/29/2011EPA Honors U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
03/29/2011EPA to Hold Listening Session on Whether to Add Vapor Intrusion as a Criterion for Superfund Sites
02/15/2011EPA Begins Study of Air Pollution Near HOVENSA Oil Refinery in St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
02/04/2011EPA TESTING FINDS NO CHEMICALS IN CISTERNS FOLLOWING DECEMBER 2010 CHEMICAL RELEASE FROM HOVENSA OIL REFINERY
01/26/2011Nation’s Second Largest Refinery to Pay More Than $5.3 Million Penalty for Clean Air Act Violations / Smog- and asthma-causing emissions to be cut by 8,500 tons per year
01/06/2011EPA Seeks Nominations for Annual Environmental Quality Awards
12/16/2010EPA Issues Annual Report on Chemicals Released Into Land, Air and Water in U.S. Virgin Islands; HOVENSA Tops the List as Biggest Polluter in US VI
12/07/2010U.S. Proposes Major Reductions in Air Pollution from Large Ships in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Island Waters
12/06/2010EPA Reports a Successful Year Enforcing Environmental Law in U.S. Virgin Islands
10/28/2010EPA Approves U.S. Virgin Islands’ List of Waters Facing Pollution Threats; New Pollutants Included for Christiansted Harbor, the Offshore Southgate Subwatershed and Mangrove Lagoon
05/19/2010EPA Marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day by Recognizing Environmental Achievers in the U.S. Virgin Islands
05/17/2010EPA Helps People Take Control of Their Asthma
03/22/2010Virgin Islands Halts Illegal Sewage Discharge on St. Croix; Federal Judge Orders Upgrades
01/07/2010EPA Seeks Nominations for Prestigious Environmental Award
12/08/2009EPA Releases Most Up-to-Date Information Ever About Chemicals in U.S. Virgin Island Communities
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 2
09/30/2009EPA Awards Virgin Islands $4 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
09/25/2009EPA Awards $57,000 in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in U.S. Virgin Islands
08/21/2009Virgin Islands Site Ready to Come off Superfund List
04/24/2009EPA Applauds Environmental Champions from the U.S. Virgin Islands
03/19/2009Toxics Release Inventory Shows Progress in U.S. Virgin Islands
02/24/2009EPA to Study Coral Reefs in U.S. Virgin Islands
10/29/2008EPA Orders Virgin Islands to Remove Scrap Tires That Pose Health Threat
07/21/2008EPA Helps Combat Pollution in Coral Bay with Cooperative Agreement
05/13/2008EPA and Partners Kick Off Green Building Design Challenge; Contest to reward reuse designs that save resources, costs
05/08/2008VI Government in Agreement to Clean Up Handling of Hazardous Waste
04/25/2008EPA Applauds Environmental Champions in the Virgin Islands
03/17/2008EPA Announces $5.4 million for New Clean Diesel Projects in the Northeast
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment