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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
05/24/2010EPA urges everyone to play it safe in the summer sun
05/24/2010EPA to hold community meetings on Port of Huntington Tri-State Collaborative
05/19/2010EPA seeking presentations for national brownfields conference -- Deadline for proposals is July 2
05/18/2010Illick’s Mill Project Wins Presidential Environmental Award
05/17/2010EPA, Allegheny County and DOJ reach agreement with Allegheny Ludlum Corp. on Clean Air Violations
05/13/2010Recovery Act Funding Creates Community Pride in Cobbs Creek
05/12/2010Information for Those Attending the Spruce No. 1 Mine Public Hearing on May 18 in Charleston, West Virginia
05/12/2010Penn State recognized in EPA future technologies contest
05/12/2010Drexel University wins EPA future technologies award
05/12/2010Virginia Tech wins EPA future technologies award
05/06/2010Eight Maryland Students Win EPA Earth Day Poster Contest -- Two winners get national recognition
05/06/2010Two Philadelphia Students Win EPA Earth Day Poster Contest
05/06/2010Freeland, Pa. Boy Wins EPA Earth Day Poster Contest
05/06/2010Three Virginia Students Win EPA Earth Day Poster Contest
05/06/2010Delaware Boy Wins EPA Earth Day Poster Contest
04/29/2010Bay Director to Take New Post at EPA’s Office of Water
04/27/2010MAY 18th: EPA to Hold Public Hearing on the Proposed Spruce No. 1 Mine Project in Logan County, W.Va.
04/26/2010April 26 is National Healthy Schools Day
04/26/2010Liberty RadEx drill to test national clean-up and recovery efforts after mock ‘dirty bomb’ attack
04/23/2010EPA, D.C., Maryland Propose Regulatory Limits on Trash Dumping in the Anacostia
04/23/2010EPA Orders 79 Municipalities to Improve Stormwater Management -Benefits Local Streams; Chesapeake Bay-
04/22/2010The East Coast’s Largest Food Composting Facility Opens Today in Wilmington, Del.
04/22/2010Philadelphia Zoo Celebrates Earth Day by Pushing Its Green Commitment Higher -- Zoo and EPA Work Together on Sustainability
04/22/2010EPA: No public threat from Battlefield Golf Club fly ash
04/22/2010EPA Announces $3.2 Million In Brownfields Grants For Pa.
04/22/2010EPA conducting training exercise on Susquehanna River
04/21/2010EPA Proposes “Next Generation” Storm Water Controls in Clean Water Permit for Washington D.C.
04/21/2010EPA Announces $800,000 In Brownfields Grants For West Virginia
04/20/2010EPA Announces $400,000 Brownfields Funding To Clean Up Chestertown, Md. Properties
04/20/2010EPA Announces $200,000 Brownfields Grant for Roanoke
04/08/2010EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Exide Technologies Cleanup Plan for Bernhart Park

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