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01/28/2016EPA Assisting City of Lawrence with Financial Planning for Water Infrastructure
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Increase of Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Increase of Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Decrease of Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Decrease of Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Decrease of Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
01/25/2016EPA Analysis Shows 2014 Decrease of Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire
01/21/2016Five Cape Cod Communities Receiving EPA Technical Assistance to Address Nitrogen Pollution
01/07/2016Settlement Ensures Better Protection for Community of Cranston, Rhode Island
01/06/2016Nominations Open for EPA’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards in New England - Due by Feb. 12
12/23/2015EPA Seeks Public Input on Modified Training at Camp Edwards
12/09/2015New Funding Opportunity for Coastal Watershed Restoration in Southeast New England
12/04/2015Massport Awarded More than $330,000 from EPA for Clean Diesel Project at Conley Terminal
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Massachusetts $63.7 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Connecticut $26 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Rhode Island $18.2 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of New Hampshire $22.7 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Maine $19.6 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
12/01/2015EPA Provides State of Vermont $15.6 Million for Water Infrastructure Projects
11/19/2015New England Institutions Recognized for Diverting Food Waste
11/18/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grants to Four Massachusetts Organizations
11/18/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to New Haven Group
11/18/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Bates College Group
11/18/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Vermont Organization
11/12/2015$1.3 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects To Improve Health and Ecosystem of Long Island Sound
11/10/2015EPA Enforcement Ensures that Solar Company Follows Stormwater Discharge Requirements at Warren, Mass. Facility
11/06/2015Companies Fined and Take Action to Comply with Ocean Dumping Requirements
11/06/2015Settlements Ensure that Three Companies Comply with Public Right-to-Know Rules
11/06/2015Northeast Clean Diesel Collaborative Honors Groups for Reducing Air Pollution in N.Y., Mass., Conn. and R.I.
11/05/2015Grants for $1.75 Million Awarded to Improve Public Health in New England Communities
11/04/2015EPA Completes Review of 23 Site Cleanups in New England
11/04/2015EPA Recognizes State Street as a Top Green Power Partner
11/03/2015EPA Enforcement Helps Protect Children in New Haven from Lead Paint Hazards
10/30/2015EPA and Partners Announce $5 Million for Southeast New England Program for Coastal Watershed Restoration
10/29/2015EPA Signs Two Clean Up Decisions in a Continued Effort to Protect Cape Cod Drinking Water
10/27/2015EPA Recognizes Hypertherm Inc. as a Top Green Power Partner
10/26/2015Cleanup project to install new water supply for properties contaminated by Durham Meadows Superfund Site
10/26/2015EPA to Begin Site Investigation at Superfund Site in Windham, ME
10/22/2015EPA and Partners Release New Blueprint to Protect and Restore Long Island Sound
10/21/2015EPA Recognizes Saunders Hotel Group as a Top Green Power Partner
10/21/2015EPA Recognizes Ahold USA as a Top Green Power Partner
10/19/2015Organizations in R.I., Conn. and Mass. Awarded Funding for Environmental Work in Area Communities
10/09/2015Companies Pay Penalty for Failure to Follow Hazardous Waste Protective Measures
10/08/2015Hanover, N.H. Army Lab Fined and Takes Steps to Improve Safety under EPA Settlement
10/05/2015EPA Proposes Additional Water Line Connections for Groundwater Contamination at Tinkham Garage Superfund Site in Londonderry, NH
10/01/2015EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the Nuclear Metals Site in Concord, Mass.
09/30/2015EPA Adds a Franklin, Mass. Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/29/2015EPA Settlement Ensures that Ludlow, Mass. Water is Better Protected from Oil Spills
09/28/2015New England Had More Unhealthy Air Quality Days during Summer Ozone Season
09/23/2015EPA Awards $4.3 Million in Supplemental Revolving Loan Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in New England
09/21/2015EPA Celebrates Sustainability Improvements at N. Dartmouth, Mass. Superfund Site
09/18/2015Federal Penalty for Swampscott Water Pollution
09/17/2015EPA Approves Massachusetts Plan to Protect Cape Cod Waters
09/15/2015Three Small Businesses in Conn. and Mass. Awarded EPA Research Grants
09/10/2015EPA Cleanup Plan Issued for the Peterson/Puritan, Inc. Superfund Site in Rhode Island
09/09/2015EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Phosphorus Limits for Vermont Segments of Lake Champlain
09/09/2015EPA Funds Coastal Observation System for Indicators of Ocean Acidification in Casco Bay
09/01/2015EPA Opens Comment Period on Proposed Modifications to Draft NH Stormwater Permit
09/01/2015Harvard School of Public Health Awarded $651K EPA Research Grant
08/26/2015Under Settlement Bangor, Maine Takes Additional Action to Address Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges
08/19/2015Settlement Requires Milford, Mass. Glass Manufacturer to Improve Stormwater Treatment
08/19/2015Agreement Ensures Groundwater Study at No. Smithfield, R.I. Superfund Site
08/17/2015Poor Air Quality Expected to Continue in Parts of New England on Tuesday, Aug. 18
08/14/2015EPA Seeking Public Comment on Phosphorus Limits for Vermont Segments of Lake Champlain
08/11/2015EPA Research Funding Aims to Improve Understanding of Climate Change Impacts on Indoor Air Quality
08/10/2015EPA and State of Vermont Announce Public Meetings to Discuss Final Draft Plan to Restore Lake Champlain
08/06/2015Scituate R.I. High School Teacher Recognized by President Obama and EPA; Yarmouth, Maine teacher received honorable mention
08/06/2015Lincoln-Sudbury (Mass.) High Schoolers Recognized by President Obama and EPA
08/05/2015Connecticut Company Settles with EPA for Chemical Reporting Lapses at Manchester N.H. Facility
08/05/2015Vermont Receives over $2 million EPA Brownfields Funding and Announces State BERA Program winners
07/30/2015Under EPA Settlement, Chicopee, Mass. Cold Storage Warehouse Company Improves Public Protections
07/28/2015Poor Air Quality Expected along the Southern Coast of New England Tomorrow (Wed. July 29)
07/22/2015124 New England Buildings Compete in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/22/2015TRI Reporting Failures from No. Canaan, Conn. Companies Nets Emergency Response Equipment for Local Fire Departments under EPA Settlement
07/21/2015Railway Company Settles Clean Water Act Violations in Maine and Mass.
07/21/2015Hartford, Conn. Property Management Companies Settle with EPA for Lead Paint Disclosure Lapses
07/21/2015White House Honors Stratford, Conn. Faith Leader as Climate “Champion of Change”
07/18/2015New Grading System for Mystic River Watershed Gives Public Better Localized Information
07/15/2015Settlement Ensures Compliance from Beverly, Mass. Pesticide Company
07/13/2015EPA Administrator McCarthy in Boston with Canada and Mexico for Commission on Environmental Cooperation
07/01/2015EPA Recognizes Bowdoin College for Energy Efficiency Efforts
05/29/2015On 20th Anniversary of Effort, EPA Gives Charles River a B+ and Publishes Live Water Quality Data
05/28/2015EPA Awards $10.3 Million to Clean Up New England Brownfield Sites, Protect Health in Communities
05/27/2015With Summer’s Arrival, Reminder About Woonasquatucket River "Do's and Don'ts" and Update on EPA Efforts
05/26/2015Company Provides Emergency Response Equipment for Fall River, Mass. following EPA Enforcement
05/20/2015Claremont, N.H. Auto Dealer Settles with EPA for Oil Spill
05/12/2015Soil Remediation to Begin at Superfund Site in Walpole, Mass.
05/06/2015Massachusetts Clean Energy Partnership Project Recognized As an ‘Innovation in Government’ Finalist
05/06/2015New England Buildings Score in National Energy Star Building Competition
04/29/2015Settlement Ensures that Lawrence Addresses Wastewater and Stormwater Discharges
04/27/2015Effort Begins to Reduce Children’s Exposure to Lead Paint in Nashua, N.H. Area
04/27/2015Free Air Quality Alerts Available as Summer Smog Season Starts Soon
04/22/2015Vermont Official Receives Prestigious EPA Environmental Award
04/22/2015New Hampshire Organizations and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/22/2015Vermont Organizations and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/22/2015Rhode Island Organization and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/22/2015Two Maine Organizations Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/22/2015Massachusetts Organizations and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/22/2015Connecticut Organizations and Residents Recognized by EPA for Environmental Achievements
04/21/2015Groton and Norwich, Conn., Water Treatment Plant Upgrades Will Make Communities Safer under EPA Settlements

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