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06/01/2015EPA, Department of Justice, and Hecla Limited settle Clean Water Act violations, reduce pollution bound for South Fork Coeur d’Alene River
05/27/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
05/26/2015EPA and DOE K Basin settlement spurs Hanford Cleanup
05/14/2015EPA, U.S. Department of Justice settle with P4 Production LLC, over hazardous chemical reporting requirements
05/14/2015EPA, Seattle truck repair firm settle water pollution case
05/06/2015EPA presents award to Oregon 10th grader for work on marine oil spills
04/28/2015EPA: Lockheed West Seattle/Shipyard 2 cleanup will help Puget Sound
04/21/2015EPA Awards Funds to Oregon to Reduce Harmful Diesel Emissions in Portland
04/21/2015Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Clean Air Initiatives Win EPA Honors
04/20/2015Mercury incident at Banks, Oregon home requires EPA emergency cleanup
04/06/2015Mercury incident at Yakima home requires EPA emergency cleanup
04/02/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
03/26/2015EPA acts to protect Puget Sound shellfish beds from manure runoff, fines Lynden dairy
03/25/2015EPA announces $371,000 for Oregon clean diesel projects
03/25/2015EPA announces $925,000 for tribal clean diesel projects in Washington
03/25/2015EPA announces $428,000 for Idaho clean diesel projects
03/24/2015Grain Handling Facility at Freeman, Washington Proposed to Superfund Cleanup List
03/17/2015EPA Brownfields Grant Will Aid City of Spokane with Plans to Revitalize Hillyard Industrial Area
03/17/2015EPA Brownfields Grant Will Aid City of St. Helens with Plans to Revitalize Waterfront Area
03/16/2015With long, dry summer looming, EPA urges Northwest residents to stop drips and leaks during “Fix-a-Leak Week,” March 16-23
03/10/2015EPA recognizes top performing Energy Star certified manufacturing plants in Idaho, Washington
02/18/2015EPA Honors Outstanding Environmental Educators: 2015 Applications Sought; 2014 Central Washington Teacher Recognized
02/18/2015Four northwest companies agree to settle EPA chemical emergency planning and release reporting violations
02/10/2015EPA “Love the Bus” awards $90,000 to Puyallup School District for cleaner, healthier school buses
02/10/2015EPA “Love the Bus” awards $200,000 to Oregon School Districts for cleaner, healthier school buses
02/09/2015National wholesale grocery distributor, Supervalu Holdings, Inc., agrees to settle EPA violations and protect local waters from stormwater pollution
02/05/2015Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
02/02/2015EPA, NOAA disapprove Oregon’s coastal nonpoint pollution control program
01/28/2015EPA and DOE to Resolve Hanford Hazardous Waste Violations
01/26/2015EPA applauds Mariners for award-winning green ballpark and games
01/14/2015EPA offers grant funds for environmental education in the Northwest
01/08/2015EPA settles with Gly-Tek, Inc. (Idaho) for delayed sulfuric acid spill reporting
01/07/2015EPA, ADEC continue diesel spill cleanup in creek after company fails to complete contamination removal
01/07/2015Richard Phillips Marine, Inc. and Clackamas County resolve Clean Water Act violation in Sandy River
12/19/2014EPA Designates Idaho’s West Silver Valley as being in “Non-Attainment” for Fine Particle Air Pollution
12/08/2014North Slope fuel distributor violated oil spill prevention and response safety rules
12/02/2014EPA releases final Lower Duwamish Waterway Superfund cleanup plan
11/20/2014Delta Western upgrades Dillingham facility to comply with federal oil spill prevention laws
11/13/2014EPA settles with Student Works Painting, Inc., for failure to comply with lead-based paint regulations at a home in Boise, ID
11/07/2014EPA Grants Support Tribal Environmental Programs in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska
10/17/2014EPA settles with Jerome Cheese for chemical risk management violations at Jerome, Idaho plant
10/02/2014New Yakima Valley air monitor measures particulate pollution
10/02/2014EPA issues civil complaint to Pacific Air Research, Inc. for pesticide application violations
09/30/2014EPA settles with Idaho construction company and developer for Boise stormwater violations
09/24/2014EPA settles with two Idaho facilities for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014EPA settles with Alaska seafood processor UniSea for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014EPA settles with U.S. Silver - Idaho, Inc., operator of Coeur and Galena Mines and Mills, for Clean Water Act violations in Idaho’s Panhandle
09/18/2014Yakima fertilizer manufacturer signs settlement with EPA to resolve hazardous waste violations
09/10/2014EPA settles with Flint Hills Resources Alaska, LLC, for hazardous waste violations at its North Pole Facility
09/03/2014EPA settles with Washington Crab Producers, Inc., for “Community- Right-to-Know” violations at Westport, WA Processing Facility
09/03/2014EPA, ODEQ settle with JELD-WEN Millworks for Clean Air Act Violations at Klamath Falls facility
08/27/2014Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
08/25/2014Marysville metal caster invests $230,000 in hazardous waste reduction as part of EPA settlement
07/30/2014Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities resolves hazardous waste violations stemming from highway paint
07/23/2014EPA awards over $756,000 to research coastal climate change impacts on Swinomish Indian Tribal Community
07/23/2014EPA awards over $888,000 for climate research, adaptation in remote Alaska Native villages
07/22/2014Columbia Sportswear settles with EPA for mislabeled clothes containing insect repellent
07/18/2014EPA releases proposal to protect Bristol Bay, Alaska fisheries from potential impacts posed by Pebble Mine
07/09/2014Idaho Transportation Department settles with EPA for exposing untrained workers and mishandling asbestos waste during shop renovation
07/02/2014Fort Wainwright Reduces Water Contamination Risk from Fuel Tanks in EPA Settlement
06/18/2014Tractor Supply Company settles with EPA for failure to properly report propane storage at five Washington retail locations
06/12/2014McGregor Company’s Nezperce, ID, Facility Nets EPA Penalty for Pesticide Violations
06/12/2014Wilco-Winfield, LLC, Oregon pesticide re-packager, settles with EPA for pesticide violations at its Mt. Angel facility
06/04/2014Emerald Kalama Chemical Resolves Clean Air Violations, Repair Lapses
06/04/2014Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
05/28/2014EPA Announces $1.55 million in Brownfields support for Oregon communities
05/28/2014EPA Announces $600,000 in Brownfields support for City of Tacoma
05/28/2014EPA announces $399,978 in Brownfields support for Idaho tribal communities
05/12/2014Jerome, Idaho dairy processor to ensure wastewater discharges meet federal standards
05/09/2014Compliance with environmental laws protects air, land, and water across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
05/08/2014EPA requires Syngenta to label pesticides accurately
05/05/2014EPA Administrator honors Billy Frank Jr.'s courageous environmental leadership
04/30/2014Three Seattle firms agree to settle violations with EPA and protect local waters from stormwater
04/29/2014Two oil and gas facilities in Alaska resolve industrial stormwater violations
04/25/2014EPA Reaches Settlement with Alaska Gold near Nome, Alaska for Improperly Managing Hazardous Waste
04/03/2014EPA Honors 2014 Clean Air Excellence Award Winners in the Northwest
04/03/2014EPA inks pair of settlements with Department of Energy and contractors over Hanford asbestos handling violations
03/25/2014Five Washington companies comply with chemical emergency planning laws
03/17/2014EPA urges Northwest residents to stop drips and leaks during National “Fix-a-Leak Week,” March 17-23
02/28/2014EPA moves to protect Bristol Bay fishery from Pebble Mine
02/12/2014Four Alaska fishing vessels resolve seafood waste violations to protect marine environment
01/16/2014Camano Island (WA) Chlorine Release Safely Resolved
01/15/2014Media Advisory: Press conference call with EPA Region 10 Administrator on release of final Bristol Bay Assessment
01/15/2014EPA releases Bristol Bay Assessment describing potential impacts to salmon and water from copper, gold mining
01/08/2014Oregon Door Company settles for violations of federal air laws and reporting regulations
12/19/2013EPA West Coast Collaborative announces more than $2 million in grants to reduce harmful diesel emissions in western states and Pacific Island territories
12/19/2013NOAA, EPA seek public comment on proposal to disapprove Oregon’s Coastal Nonpoint Pollution Program
12/18/2013Darigold failed to report chlorine gas release in Portland to authorities in timely manner
12/17/2013Oregon Companies Settle with EPA for Illegal Disposal of Millions of Pounds of Reactive Hazardous Waste
12/05/2013Seattle marine engine dealer agrees to pay penalty, change engines in federal clean air case
12/03/2013Twin Falls fish farm settles with EPA for water pollution violations
11/19/2013Alaska Department of Transportation and Public Facilities to close contaminated wells, protect groundwater in EPA agreement
11/05/2013EPA to host Seattle public listening session on reducing carbon emissions from existing power plants
10/28/2013Former Winchester, Idaho hotel owner settles with EPA for asbestos demolition violations
10/23/2013National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Encourages Testing and Safe Home Repairs to Protect Children’s Health
09/30/2013City of Tacoma settles with EPA for violating federal rules on PCBs in used oil
09/23/2013Griffin Bros. Inc. settles with EPA for violating federal pesticide rules in Salem, OR
09/23/2013EPA honors Microsoft Corporation and Mercer Island for their green power leadership in the Pacific Northwest
09/18/2013Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson settles with EPA for hazardous waste law violations
09/05/2013EPA fines Shell for Clean Air Act permit violations during offshore oil exploration in Alaska

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