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04/14/2011EPA Selects Environmental Achievement Award Winners - Three Awardees from Virginia
04/14/2011EPA Selects Environmental Achievement Award Winners -- Two Awardees From Philadelphia Area
04/13/2011Philadelphia High School Student Wins Presidential Environmental Award
04/01/2011Philadelphia Hosts National Brownfields Conference
04/01/2011EPA Issues Order on Asbestos Cleanup at the Arsenal Business Center in Philadelphia
03/31/2011EPA Proposes to Grant Clean Air Act Petition to Improve Air Quality in New Jersey
03/15/2011Washington D.C. among top 10 cities with Energy Star certified buildings
03/15/2011Philadelphia-area among top 20 cities with Energy Star certified buildings
03/11/2011Aircraft to help re-vegetate Appalachian Trail portion of Palmerton Zinc Superfund Site
03/09/2011EPA Recognizes Philadelphia School District with a National Great Start Award
03/08/2011Dwyer Property Site Added to EPA Superfund List
03/08/2011Sauer Dump Proposed for Superfund List
03/03/2011EPA Orders Beltsville, Md. Grocery Store to Stop Selling Unregistered Pesticides
03/02/2011EPA seeks D.C.-area seventh graders for summer program
03/02/2011EPA seeks Philadelphia-area students for summer program
03/02/2011EPA seeks Baltimore-area seventh graders for summer program
03/02/2011EPA wants students to participate in Earth Day poster contest
03/02/2011Forum to Address Threats to Water Supplies in Delaware Basin: Connecting Four States for Drinking Water Protection
03/01/2011EPA Selects American Rivers to Oversee $1.8 Million Awards Program in Potomac Highlands
02/28/2011Pennsylvania Company Settles Hazardous Release Reporting Requirements at Sparrows Point, Md., Facility
02/25/2011Brownfields Conference seeks volunteers to spruce up historic Philly park
02/23/2011EPA Recognizes National Institutes of Health in Bethesda for Energy Savings
01/26/2011EPA Settles Clean Water Act Case with Harrah’s Casino for Unpermitted Waste Discharges to the Delaware River
01/20/2011EPA Recognizes Maryland School Districts with Indoor Air Quality Excellence Awards
01/06/2011United States Files Clean Air Act Complaint Against Homer City Power Plant
01/04/2011EPA Settlement will Reduce Air Pollution from four Pennsylvania Prisons
12/30/2010EPA Recommends Radon Testing in January
12/30/2010Radon is 2nd leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S. – Act now to reduce risk
12/29/2010EPA Establishes Landmark Chesapeake Bay 'Pollution Diet'
12/23/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near two Schools in Follansbee, West Virginia
12/21/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics Outside School in Vienna, West Virginia
12/17/2010EPA, DoD finalize agreement to clean up Fort Detrick
12/09/2010EPA recognizes SEPTA for its Energy Efficient Headquarters
12/06/2010Delaware Company to Pay $40,000 Penalty for Inadequate Oil Spill Prevention at Lewes and Sussex Facilities
12/06/2010EPA Orders Scranton-area Property Owner to Comply with Asbestos Cleanup Regulations
11/09/2010America Recycles Day - November 15th
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near the Central Virginia Training Center
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near the Riverside Elementary School in Reading, Pa.
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near Cabell County Technology Center
11/09/2010EPA Releases Final Report on Air Toxics
Near the Kreutz Creek Valley Elementary School in Hallam, Pa.
11/04/2010Disaster Experts in Baltimore Stress Emergency Preparedness
11/03/2010Final Phase of Cleanup Completed at Havertown Superfund Site Thanks to Recovery Act Funding
11/01/2010Construction Completed at Naval Station Norfolk Superfund Site
10/28/2010EPA award honors Vienna, W. Va. for protecting drinking water
10/26/2010EPA Clean Diesel Grant for $975,000 Supports 2nd Ultra-Low Emission Locomotive in Maryland
10/24/2010Swarthmore Presbyterian Church Wins EPA Award for Energy Efficiency
10/20/2010EPA Recognizes BNY Mellon and Carnegie Mellon University as Leaders in Purchasing Green Power
10/19/2010Dwyer Property Site Proposed for Superfund List
10/15/2010‘Pollution Diet” Meetings Set for Pennsylvania
10/12/2010EPA selects cleanup plan for Standard Chlorine Superfund Site
10/08/2010Time to sign up for National Brownfields Conference in Philadelphia
09/29/2010EPA, DC Showcase Recovery Act Funded Green Roof
09/24/2010Students in 26 Pennsylvania K-12 Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in 68 Virginia K-12 Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in Seven Maryland Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in Four K-12 Delaware Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010Students in Seven K-12 West Virginia Schools are Back Learning with an Energy Star and Energy Savings
09/24/2010EPA Issues Draft Chesapeake Bay ‘Pollution Diet -- Draft TMDL Contains Strong Federal Measures to Fill in Gaps in State Pollution Reduction Plans
09/23/2010New water well hooked up in Bally; Residents no longer need bottled water
09/21/2010EPA Takes Penalty Action against Manheim Farm for Unpermitted Waste Discharges
09/21/2010EPA, D.C., Maryland Set Trash Limits for Anacostia Watershed
09/21/2010EPA Welcomes West Virginia University as Newest Partner in Regional Sustainability Initiative
09/16/2010EPA Grant to Help Cut Diesel Pollution From Construction Equipment at Four Virgian.-based Luck Stone Plants
09/14/2010EPA to Host Free Auto Collision Repair Workshop in Harrisburg
09/14/2010EPA to Host Free Auto Collision Repair Workshop in Delaware Co.
09/14/2010EPA to Host Free Auto Collision Repair Workshop in Scranton
09/10/2010EPA Sets New Limits for Blue Plains Wastewater Discharges; Will Bring Improvements to the Bay, Potomac River
09/08/2010EPA Announces Public Meetings on Chesapeake Bay ‘Pollution Diet’
08/31/2010EPA’s Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Study toTake Place in Binghamton, New York
08/25/2010EPA Announces “Green Streets-Green Jobs” Pilot Grants for Anacostia
08/24/2010EPA Oversees Maintenance at Ambler Asbestos Superfund Site
08/24/2010EPA To Hold Public Hearing on the Proposed Rule to Reduce Interstate Transport of Ozone and Fine Particle Pollution
08/18/2010EPA and Lancaster Company Reach Settlement on Chemical Reporting Violations
08/18/2010EPA, Philadelphia International Airport and US Airways Unveil New Low Emission Shuttle Buses for Passengers
08/13/2010EPA Proposes Sediment Limits for Chesapeake Bay Pollution Diet
08/13/2010Advanced Planning for Back-to-School Can Save Money and Help the Environment
08/12/2010EPA Cites International Petroleum Corporation of Delaware for an Oil Spill in Chester County, Pa.
08/06/2010EPA Orders Four Municipalities in South Central Pennsylvania to Improve Stormwater Management
08/05/2010John R. Young and Co. to pay $40,000 penalty for violations at Woxall, Pa. oil storage facility
08/04/2010Red Lion, Pa. Manufacturing Company Agrees to
Pay a Penalty to Settle Hazardous Waste Violations
08/03/2010EPA Issues New Guide to Improving Stormwater Management
Local Streams, Chesapeake Bay to Benefit
08/02/2010D.C. Makes Top 20 List of Local Government Green Power Purchasers
07/29/2010EPA Grant to Children’s Hospital to Train Healthcare Workers About Reducing Asthma Triggers
07/29/2010EPA Takes Penalty Actions against 10 Wastewater
Treatment Plants for Clean Water Act Violations
07/28/2010Pennsylvania Steel Beam and Concrete Manufacturers Settle Chemical Release Reporting Violations at Lancaster, Williamsport and Denver Plants
07/28/2010EPA Grant to Help Green the Port of Pittsburgh Diesel emissions will be significantly reduced
07/27/2010EPA Obtains Changes to West Virginia Coal Mine Permit to Significantly Protect Water and Environment
07/21/2010EPA Notifies Farmers of the Need to Comply with Rules Protecting Pennsylvania Waters
07/08/2010EPA to Hold Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Research Study In Canonsburg July 22
07/01/2010EPA Announces Next Step Toward Establishing Rigorous Pollution Diet for Chesapeake Bay
06/22/2010WILLIAMSPORT, PENNSYLVANIA, SANITARY AUTHORITY AGREES TO CLEAN UP SEWAGE DISCHARGES TO THE SUSQUEHANNA RIVER
06/18/2010EPA Reaffirms December 2010 Deadline for Bay TMDL
06/17/2010West Virginia Joins EPA Program to Help Consumers Safely Dispose of Old Appliances
06/16/2010Take Actions this Summer to Reduce Exposures to Asthma Triggers
06/16/2010Eco Friendly Advice for Healthy Lawns and Greenscapes
06/15/2010Sunoco pays $81,000 penalty for environmental reporting violation
06/03/2010FORMER BECKLEY BUSINESS OWNER PLEADS GUILTY TO ENVIRONMENTAL VIOLATION
06/02/2010EPA Orders Two Virginia Farms to Cease Unpermitted Waste Discharges to the Shenandoah River
06/02/2010EPA Orders Manheim Farm to Cease Unpermitted Waste Discharges
05/27/2010Comment Period on Spruce No. 1 Mine Extended to June 4, 2010

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