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04/21/2012Annual Charles River Report Card Shows Water Quality Remaining Good and Improving
04/19/2012Mount Hope Bay Seek “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
04/19/2012Final Clean Water Permit Issued for Proposed Russell Biomass Facility in Russell, Mass.
04/18/2012EPA Orders AVX Corp. to Clean Up New Bedford Harbor
04/18/2012Earth Day Highlights in Boston Area and New England
04/17/2012Providence Facility Faces EPA Penalty for Hazardous Waste Violations
04/12/2012Final Clean Air Permit Issued for Pioneer Valley Facility in Westfield, Mass.
04/12/2012Northeast Diesel Collaborative Honors Mass. and Vermont Groups for Reducing Air Pollution
04/11/2012Revised Settlement with Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Facility Will Benefit Braintree and Boston Citizens
04/11/2012Boston Area Ranked 10th Metropolitan Area for Energy Star Labeled Buildings
04/11/2012Conn. And Mass. Based Landlords Face Fines for Failing to Notify Tenants about Lead Paint
04/10/2012School Bus Company to Implement Anti-Idling Program and Pay Penalties under the Clean Air Act
04/06/2012Statement on Passing of Peter Lord, Environmental Reporter for Providence Journal
03/28/2012Logan Airport Oil Storage Facility Operators Fined for Inadequate Oil Spill Training
03/27/2012Columbia N.H. Sand and Gravel Facility Faces Fine for Discharging Polluted Water
03/20/2012U.S. Government raising awareness of accidental exposures during National Poison Prevention Week
03/20/2012State of Vermont Receives EPA Smart Growth Assistance
03/15/2012Nine New England Organizations Get Energy Star Awards
03/14/2012EPA and MassDEP Joint Statement on Fire Response in Boston’s Back Bay
03/13/20125-Year Review Completed at Pine Street Canal Superfund Site
03/13/2012EPA Reaches Decision for Central Impact Area Cleanup at Camp Edwards
03/12/2012Save Water During Fix a Leak Week - WaterSense Partner of the Year Delta Faucet Company to fix leaks at Boston low-income housing units
03/05/2012Massachusetts Cranberry Farmers Agree to Restore 26 Acres of Wetlands and Pay $75,000 Penalty
03/02/2012Boston’s ‘Circle The City’ Selected as a Signature Urban Project for President Obama's America’s Great Outdoors Initiative
02/22/2012EPA Celebrates New England ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/21/2012EPA Recognizes State Street, Ahold USA and Hartford Fire Insurance Company as  Part of Nation’s Top Green Power Partners
02/17/2012Westerly, R.I. Company Ordered to Comply with Hazardous Waste Requirements
02/07/2012Six New England Communities Will Get EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/01/2012Two New England Companies Fined for Violating Hazardous Waste Management Requirements
01/23/2012State of Vermont Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants and Operators Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Lebanon, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Narragansett Bay Commission Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Manchester, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Maine Wastewater Control Association Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Warwick, RI Sewer Authority Executive Director Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Greenfield, Mass. Water Pollution Control Facility Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Vermont Dept. of Environmental Conservation Employee Recognized for Outstanding Service in overseeing State Wastewater Operator Certification
01/23/2012Franklin Pierce University, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Claremont, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012City of Groton, Conn. Utilities Water Division General Manager and Water Pollution Control Authority Chief Plant Operator  Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/11/2012Connecticut University Wins EPA Recycling Challenge
01/10/2012Companies Face Fines for Lead Paint Disclosure Violations at Two Navy Bases in New England
01/10/2012$372K in EPA Grants Awarded to Improve Health in New England Communities
01/09/2012Massachusetts Landlords Fined for Failing to Notify Holyoke Area Tenants about Lead Paint
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
12/29/2011EPA Reaches Settlement on Groundwater Cleanup at the Davis Liquid Waste Superfund Site in Smithfield R.I.
12/20/2011R.I. Army National Guard Installs Corrosion Control System to Comply with EPA Order
12/14/2011Three New England Organizations Recognized for Reducing Waste
12/09/2011EPA Recognizes Manchester High School West on Energy Reduction Efforts
11/18/2011Danbury Conn. Reaches Settlement for Clean Water Violations
11/17/2011November 2011 SPCC Compliance Deadline Extended to May 2013 for Agricultural Facilities; EPA Providing Compliance Assistance to Farms for SPCC Rule
11/17/2011EPA and GSA Team Up to Promote Energy Efficiency in Federal Facilities in Boston and New England
11/17/2011EPA Recognizes Staples and State Street as One of Nation’s Top Green Power Partners
11/16/2011Cheshire, Connecticut Company to Pay Fine for Clean Air and Chemical Reporting Violations
11/15/2011EPA Celebrates Successful Food Recycling Efforts by National Hockey League’s Boston Bruins and N.J. Devils
11/10/2011EPA Orders Developer and Construction Company to Address Discharges of Turbid Stormwater
11/09/2011Vermont Mapping Software Wins National EPA Award
11/07/2011EPA Provides the Greater Hartford Transit District with $295,398 to Reduce Emissions with Transit Bus Engine Repowers
11/07/2011EPA to Hold Public Informational Meetings on Woonasquatucket River Cleanup Plan 
11/07/2011EPA Provides the Maine Department of Environmental Protection $250,000 to Reduce Emissions with Marine Engine Repowers
11/07/2011EPA Announces More Than $1.3 Million for Clean Diesel Projects in New England States
11/02/2011EPA Concludes Season’s Dredging of New Bedford Harbor Contaminated Sediment
10/28/2011EPA Awards Univ. of Connecticut Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies; College students to design projects to help environment and economy
10/28/2011EPA Awards University of New Hampshire with Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - College students to design projects to help environment and economy
10/27/2011EPA Issues Proposed Cleanup Plan for Woonasquatucket River
10/27/2011New Hampshire School Bus Company Pays Penalty for Violating Oil Pollution Prevention Regulations
10/24/2011Worcester Mass. Non-Profit Organization Awarded $100,000 Community Action for Renewed Environment Grant
10/19/2011Charles River Pollution Control District Pays Penalty for Clean Water Violations
10/19/2011International Award Recognizes Successful Ongoing Work to Clean the Charles River
10/14/2011ExxonMobil Addresses Stormwater at Everett Terminal – Better Water Quality in Mystic and Island End Rivers Will Result
10/14/2011EPA and GSA Tour a Certified Electronics Recycling Business in Londonderry/Company exemplifies Obama’s “National Strategy for Electronics Stewardship”
10/12/2011Connecticut Electric Distribution Company Pays Fine for PCB Violations
10/11/2011Massachusetts Company Faces Fines for Oil Pollution Prevention Violations
10/11/2011EPA and GSA Tour a Certified e-Stewards Electronics Recycling Business in Worcester/
Company Exemplifies Obama’s “National Strategy for Electronics Stewardship
10/11/2011Vermont Oil Distributor Settles Clean Water Act Violations
10/11/2011Pharmaceutical Chemical Manufacturer in Coventry, RI Faces Fines for Violating Hazardous Waste Laws
10/11/2011Massachusetts Tool Maker Will Pay $227,500 for Clean Water Act Violations
10/11/2011Massachusetts and Japanese Companies Settle with EPA for Pesticide Violations
10/05/2011Portsmouth N.H. Scrap Metal Company Faces Fine for Polluted Water Discharges
10/05/2011New Bedford Organization Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grant
10/05/2011Providence, RI Organization Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grant
10/05/2011Maine Organization Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grant
10/05/2011Connecticut Organization Selected for EPA Environmental Education Grant
09/30/2011Vermont Ski Area Pays Penalty for Wetlands Violations
09/29/2011New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Past Summer
09/29/2011Updated Clean Water Discharge Permit for Merrimack Station in Bow, N.H. Issued for Review
09/28/2011Food Manufacturing Company in Ward Hill, Mass. Cited for Clean Air Act Violations
09/28/2011Six New England Companies Settle with EPA for Pesticide Violations
09/26/2011Ready-Mix Concrete Producer Agrees To Resolve Clean Water Act Violations
09/22/2011Cranston R.I. Company to Pay Fine for Chemical Reporting Violations
09/20/2011EPA Recognizes Supermarkets for Environmental Achievement in New England
09/20/2011Stratham N.H. Facility to Pay Fine for Environmental Reporting Violations
09/19/2011S. Portland Maine Facility faces EPA Sanction for Unsafe Storage of Hazardous Chemicals
09/19/2011EPA Provides $1.5 Million for Clean Diesel Upgrades in Massachusetts; Clean diesel projects reduce early deaths and asthma attacks, boost local economy
09/19/2011Cleanup of Hazardous Materials Completed at Hillsborough, N.H. Site

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