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07/25/2013Sorrento settles with EPA for chemical management violations at Nampa, Idaho plant
07/18/2013Health of the Salish Sea Report shows mixed trends for key environmental indicators in Puget Sound and Northwest Straits
07/18/2013Updated Municipal Wastewater Discharge Permits Proposed for Three North Idaho Cities
07/17/2013Perma-Fix Northwest Richland settles with EPA for waste management violations
07/15/2013EPA announces $800,000 funding to clean up and redevelop contaminated sites in communities across Oregon and Washington
07/01/2013Energy Department settles with EPA for waste management violations at Hanford
06/27/2013Tacoma teacher and educators association win EPA award and grant for innovative environmental education
06/25/2013Oregon and Idaho property managers failed to disclose lead paint hazards to renters
06/21/2013W/T Land and Cattle settles with EPA for water pollution violations
06/18/2013Duwamish job training initiative produces 14 graduates funded by EPA program
06/13/2013Workers in Alaska and Washington to receive training for environmental safety and cleanup jobs
06/11/2013FMC Corporation to begin Superfund cleanup at former phosphorus processing plant near Pocatello, Idaho
06/05/2013McCall, Idaho elementary teacher and school win presidential environmental education award
05/30/2013Tesoro to pay $1.1 million to resolve Clean Air Act violations
05/21/2013EPA proposes to add Makah Reservation Warmhouse Beach dump to federal Superfund cleanup list
05/15/2013EPA orders gas stations to close underground injection wells to protect drinking water sources on Yakama Reservation
05/08/2013Eight cities and counties in Idaho, Oregon and Washington receive $2.6 million from EPA to assess, clean up and revitalize brownfield properties
04/26/2013EPA Releases Revised Bristol Bay Assessment/Agency asks for Additional Peer Review and Public Comment
04/23/2013Northwest federal agencies are combating climate change - reducing greenhouse gas emissions through energy, water, waste efficiency improvements
04/23/2013EPA Northwest Region launches Twitter feed on Earth Day
04/19/2013EPA: Compliance with environmental laws helps protect air, land and water in communities across Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington
04/17/2013Green-Powered Northwest Colleges and Businesses are Reducing Pollution and Fighting Climate Change
04/04/2013EPA Issues Clean Water Act Permit for Small Suction Dredge Miners in Idaho
04/03/2013Portland Oil Re-Refining Company ordered to safely dispose PCB-contaminated oil or pay penalty
04/01/2013U.S. Air Force 611th Air Support Group Closes Banned Motor Vehicle Waste Wells at Three Alaska Sites
04/01/2013Oregon fuel companies fined for federal oil spill prevention and response violations
03/28/2013Alaska seafood processors settle with EPA for Clean Water Act waste discharge violations
03/26/2013Oregon and Washington schools and businesses are top 2013 Energy Star Partners in saving energy and fighting climate change
03/19/2013Stop the Drops! EPA’s National “Fix-a-Leak Week” Kicks Off in Seattle
03/19/2013Stop the Drops! EPA’s National “Fix-a-Leak Week” Kicks Off in Metro Portland
03/13/2013Amalgamated Sugar settles for failure to immediately report the release of chlorine gas into the environment
03/13/2013Seattle-Portland metro areas in top 25 cities for Energy Star buildings
03/06/2013EPA and four Yakima Valley dairies reach agreement to reduce nitrate in local groundwater
02/28/2013Microsoft Environmental Director Receives EPA Climate Change Leadership Award
02/28/2013EPA proposes plan to clean up Lower Duwamish Waterway from decades of industrial pollution
02/27/2013Wood treatment companies violate federal pesticide laws intended to protect human health
01/29/2013EPA’s environmental enforcement helps keep water, land, air clean and clear in the Pacific Northwest
01/22/2013EPA orders Lapwai School District maintenance shop to cleanup threat to nearby drinking water wells
01/16/2013EPA Toxics Release Inventory Report provides Alaska residents with information on chemical releases
01/16/2013EPA Toxics Release Inventory Report provides Northwest residents with information on chemical releases
12/26/2012General Biodiesel settles with EPA for hazardous chemical and emergency planning violations
12/17/2012ConocoPhillips Kuparuk Unit facility settles with EPA for Oil Discharge to Tundra on Alaska’s North Slope
12/03/2012EPA enforces clean air and water laws to protect communities and environment in the Pacific Northwest
11/29/2012EPA Settles with Olympic Fruit Company for Federal Risk Management Violations
11/27/2012Cottonwood, Idaho paving and asphalt company violates federal clean air laws
11/21/2012EPA settles with four Alaska seafood processors for Clean Water Act violations
10/11/2012Idaho awarded over $626,000 in EPA clean air grants to retrofit school buses and construction equipment
10/11/2012Port Orchard adhesive manufacturer settles clean air violations
10/10/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/02/2012Two Washington State Fruit Companies Violate Federal Air Regulations
10/02/2012EPA invites public comment on Chehalis area groundwater cleanup
09/27/2012EPA releases Lower Yakima Valley Nitrate Study for public review and input
09/26/2012Fuel delivery companies settle clean air violations at Idaho gas stations
09/19/2012Alaska Gold settles with EPA for Clean Water Act violations at Nome Mine Site
09/19/2012EPA Offering Sustainable Growth Assistance to Communities
09/14/2012Kenai Peninsula Borough maintenance shop to construct new building for hazardous waste storage following series of violations
09/13/2012Two Puget Sound-area metalworking facilities fail to disclose use of chemicals
09/11/2012Astoria Marine cleanup plans move forward under state leadership as EPA hands site management to Oregon DEQ
09/11/2012Albertsons and Whole Foods reduce harmful refrigerant emissions and garner national awards
08/28/2012Upper Basin Cleanup “Roadmap” Released by EPA
08/23/2012Spokane concrete and asphalt manufacturer fails to disclose use of chemicals
08/13/2012EPA Announces Summary of Enforcement Actions for Spring 2012
08/10/2012Icicle Seafoods settles clean air violations for leaks of ozone-depleting refrigerant
07/09/2012Two Oregon dairies fined for water discharge violations in Tillamook Watershed
06/27/2012Oregon landlord cited for failing to notify tenants of lead paint hazards
06/20/2012White House Grades Washington State School Teachers "A+" for Environmental Excellence
06/14/2012Two Seattle-based seafood processors settle federal clean air violations for improper import and handling of ozone-depleting refrigerants
06/08/2012Washington Stop of National "Documerica" Environmental Photo Exhibit at Seattle Aquarium
06/08/2012EPA Chief Lisa P. Jackson To Deliver University of Washington Commencement Address Saturday
06/05/2012EPA and Silver Valley Salute First Superfund Job Training Initiative Graduating Class in Kellogg, June 5, 2012
05/31/2012Astoria, Oregon, one of nine cities nationally to share $3.8 million in new EPA Brownfields redevelopment funding
05/29/2012National Science Foundation Offers Up To $12 Million for Arctic Sustainability Grants
05/24/2012Two Washington local governments share $600,000 in latest round of EPA Brownfields funding
05/24/2012Oregon local governments share over $2 million in latest round of EPA Brownfields funding
05/23/2012Oregon cheese processing company pays EPA penalty for failing to report ammonia release
05/21/2012Portland area property management company cited for violations of federal lead rules
05/18/2012EPA releases for public comment draft scientific study of Bristol Bay Watershed
05/15/2012Washington landlord cited for failing to notify tenants of lead paint
05/08/2012Bremerton Gasworks added to Superfund national hazardous cleanup list
05/07/2012Idaho Frozen Food company pays EPA penalty for chemical reporting violations
05/03/2012EPA announces summary of enforcement actions for Winter 2012
05/03/2012Portland chemical manufacturer failed to publicly disclose data on chemical use
04/26/2012Jerome dairy processing facility failed to publicly disclose chemical use and disposal
04/25/2012EPA settles with BNSF Railway Company for improperly handling contaminated soil in North Portland
04/25/2012EPA Ensures Columbia Sportswear Company Properly Labels Pesticide-treated Clothing for Domestic Sale
04/24/2012Boise River Restoration Project Earns Timberline High School (Boise, ID) Students the President’s Environmental Youth Award
04/11/2012Seattle and Portland among the top cities with the most Energy Star certified buildings in the United States
04/10/2012EPA Unveils New Permit for Concentrated Animal Feeding Operations to Protect Water Quality in Idaho
04/04/2012EPA to Hold Four(4) Public Information Sessions for Portland Harbor Draft Feasibility Study
03/29/2012City of Wapato’s sewage treatment plant cited for exceeding ammonia levels and operating without a water discharge permit
03/22/2012Idaho hazardous waste disposal site failed to disclose chemical releases
03/19/2012EPA, City officials expect new treatment plant permits to boost Boise River water quality
03/15/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Energy Star by recognizing two school districts and four businesses in the Pacific Northwest
03/13/2012Eielson Air Force Base near Fairbanks mismanaged hazardous waste and failed to maintain adequate training plan for personnel handling waste
03/12/2012Spokane Tribe to receive EPA Smart Growth assistance
03/01/2012EPA ensures Oregon distributor properly labels pesticides
02/28/2012North Idaho’s Yellowdog Creek Nursed Back to Health by Local, State and Federal Partnership
02/28/2012Oregon lumber mill cited for toxic chemical leaks and violations
02/27/2012Ten school districts in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska recognized as Energy Star Leaders
02/24/2012EPA seeks scientist nominations for Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment peer review panel

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