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08/28/2014Clean Air Settlement with R.I. Chemical Manufacturer will Minimize Emissions
08/27/2014EPA Provides Additional $3+ Million for Brownfields Cleanups in New England
08/26/2014Modifications Recommended and Proposed to Part of the Cleanup of Industri-plex Superfund Site in Woburn, Mass. 
08/26/2014Grant Funds Help Youth Learn Environmental Skills at Lowell, Mass. Water Treatment Plant
08/25/2014Nashua, N.H. Student Honored by White House and EPA
08/21/2014EPA Proposes to Include Southern Maine in the Federal Reformulated Gasoline Program
08/20/2014Settlement Ensures that New Bedford Company Adheres to Measures to Control Air Pollutants
08/19/2014BJ’s Wholesale Club Becomes First Wholesale Club to Commit Nationwide to EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge
08/19/2014EPA Awards $120,000 in Urban Waters grants to Revitalize Mystic River Watershed
08/18/2014EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Peterson/Puritan Superfund Site Plan
07/31/2014Proposed Cleanup Plan for Peterson/Puritan Superfund Site in Cumberland and Lincoln R.I.
07/31/2014EPA Clean Air Settlement with Asphalt Company to Minimize Emissions in Rhode Island
07/30/2014Settlement Nets $5.7 Million for Cleanup Costs at A.C. Lawrence Superfund Site in S. Paris, Maine
07/28/2014Four Massachusetts Companies Win EPA Funding for Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research
07/28/2014Connecticut Company Wins EPA Funding for Innovative Air Filter
07/24/2014Rhode Island Air National Guard Agrees to Minimize Air Emissions under EPA Settlement
07/24/2014Seven New England Companies Take Action to Improve Oil Spill Prevention Measures under Settlements
07/23/2014EPA Awards $700,000 to UMass Amherst for Environmental Health Research for Tribal Communities
07/16/2014151 New England Buildings compete in EPA’s 5th Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/10/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Proposed Cleanup Plan for Housatonic River “Rest of River” - Public Hearing to be Held on Tuesday, Sept. 23
07/09/2014EPA Clean Air Settlements with Two Industrial Laundry Companies Minimize Emissions in New England Communities
07/08/2014Vermont’s Mad River Valley Paves the Way for EPA Tool to Help Communities Become More Flood Resilient
06/24/2014Lakeville, Mass. Refrigerated Warehouses Improve Public Safety Practices under EPA Settlement
06/12/2014Seabrook N.H. Metal Finisher Improves Hazardous Waste Management under EPA Settlement
06/12/2014Attleboro Mass. stops illegal discharge from its Drinking Water Facility under federal Clean Water Act Settlement
06/05/2014EPA Seeks Public Input on Proposed Cleanup Plan for the Housatonic River “Rest of River” Project
05/28/2014Yale Awarded $1.5 Million EPA Grant for Research on Cleaner Emissions from Cookstoves
05/28/2014EPA Awards $17.5 Million to Clean Up Brownfield Sites in New England; Funds help protect health, the environment and Revitalize communities
05/27/2014Walpole, Mass. School Bus Company Reduces Diesel Idling under Settlement
05/22/2014Ten New England Organizations Commit to Reduce Food Waste
05/22/2014Updated Information on Chlor-Alkali Superfund Site in Berlin, N.H.; Public Community Meeting will be Thurs. May 29
05/16/2014EPA Hosts Public Information Sessions about Lead-Based Paint, Renovations and Health in New Haven, Connecticut
05/12/2014Important phase of Environmental Cleanup set to begin at Solvents Recovery Service of New England, Inc. (SRSNE) Superfund Site
05/12/2014Construction work to start at the Sutton Brook Disposal Area Superfund site in Tewksbury, Mass.
05/05/2014Free Resources Help Protect Health as Summer Smog Season Begins
04/30/2014EPA Awards $860,000 to Communities to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change; Fall River, Mass. and Bath, Maine selected for New England Communities
04/22/2014EPA Awards 3 Environmental Merit Awards to New Hampshire Organizations or Individuals
04/22/2014EPA Awards 2 Environmental Merit Awards to Connecticut Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 3 Environmental Merit Awards to Vermont Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 2 Environmental Merit Awards to Rhode Island Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 4 Environmental Merit Awards to Maine Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 12 Environmental Merit Awards to Massachusetts Organizations and Individuals
04/15/2014Settlements Ensure that New England Painting Companies Protect Children from Lead Paint Hazards
04/10/2014Boston Ranks 13 on EPA’s List of Cities with the most Energy Star Buildings
04/07/2014EPA Begins Effort to Reduce Children’s Exposure to Lead Paint in New Haven, Conn. Area
04/02/2014Vermont Official Honored with EPA Clean Air Excellence Award
03/27/2014EPA Grants Available to Improve the Environment and Public Health in New England Communities
03/18/2014EPA Requires Five New England Companies to Better Manage Hazardous Chemicals to Protect Community
03/11/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Draft Clean Harbors Permit; Public Hearing on Wed., April 16
03/06/2014Two New England Businesses Recognized by EPA for Climate Leadership
02/20/2014EPA Grant Will Help Univ. of Vermont Research on Reducing Pesticide Risks for Bees
02/19/2014Plymouth Village, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2014Rochester, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Chief Operator Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Pittsfield, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2014Marlborough, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Chief Operator Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Billerica, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014New England Water Environment Association Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Retired Simsbury, CT Water Pollution Control Facility Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Essex Junction, Vt. Wastewater Treatment Plant Water Quality Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/18/2014Two Contractors Fined and Will Take Action to Protect Children from Lead Paint Hazards under Settlement
02/13/2014EPA Will Review 27 Superfund Site Clean Ups This Year
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine
02/05/2014EPA Tips to Help Reduce Health Concerns and Improve Efficiency When Using Wood Heaters
02/05/2014Comment Period for Proposed Remedy Selection Plan for the Small Arms Ranges located at Joint Base Cape Cod (formerly MMR)
02/03/2014Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards - Deadline is Feb. 21, 2014
01/30/2014EPA Completes Reviews of 22 Site Cleanups
01/23/2014EPA Will Hold a Public Hearing in Boston Feb. 26 on New Wood Stove Air Pollution Standards -- Proposal would make new wood stoves and heaters significantly cleaner
01/22/2014UNH Stormwater Center Awarded Nearly $1M from EPA for Philadelphia Green Infrastructure Project
01/08/2014EPA Requires Hudson, NH Manufacturing Company to Pay a Fine and Make Hazardous Waste Operations Safer for Community
01/07/2014Sixteen Grants Will Help Protect Wetlands in New England
12/19/2013West Haven, Conn. fined for Illegal Sewage Discharges; Will Take Action to Significantly Reduce Sewage Discharges to New Haven Harbor and Long Island Sound
12/19/2013Chicopee Company Pays Fine and Ships over 40,000 lbs of Hazardous Waste, Protecting Human Health and the Environment
12/19/2013EPA Settlement Yields Improved Ability for Nantucket Company to Respond to Oil Spills
12/18/2013Increased Eelgrass in Long Island Sound is Good News for Fish and Wildlife
12/16/2013EPA and FEMA Partner to Strengthen Vermont Communities’ Flood Response and Preparation
12/11/2013NH Hazardous Waste Site Added to Superfund’s National Priorities List; Windham, Maine Site Proposed
12/09/2013LISS Announces Publication of New Science Book Synthesizing Decades of Long Island Sound Research
12/05/2013Settlement Helps Repay Cleanup Costs for Durham Meadows Superfund Site in Durham, Conn.
11/26/2013EPA and Vermont Announce Public Meetings to Discuss Lake Champlain Cleanup Efforts
11/25/2013Supplier for Embalming Chemicals Takes Action to Improve Safety at Facilities under Settlement
11/25/2013EPA Finalizes Remediation Plan for Scovill Industrial Landfill Superfund Site in Waterbury, Conn.
11/20/2013Four New England Students win EPA Research Fellowship Awards
11/20/2013EPA Awards $556,650 to Help Massachusetts Marine Vessels Reduce Diesel Emissions
11/18/2013EPA Recognizes Sharon, Mass. for Water Conservation Efforts
11/15/2013New England Institutions Honored for Food Waste Recycling Efforts on America Recycles Day
11/14/2013Maine Companies Honored by Northeast Diesel Collaborative for Efforts to Reduce Air Pollution
11/13/2013New England Supermarkets Recognized for Environmental Achievements
11/08/2013New England Leaders Convene to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change Challenges
11/07/2013EPA Reaches Cleanup Decision for J2 Range and Groundwater Plumes at Camp Edwards
11/07/2013Settlement Collects Cleanup Costs for Birch Swamp Road Superfund Site in Warren, R.I.
10/28/2013EPA Oversees Sampling at Centredale Manor Property in N. Providence R.I.
10/28/2013Methuen Mass. School Bus Company Pays $33K Penalty for Excessive Idling
10/25/2013EPA Awards $75,000 to Providence, R.I. to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change
10/24/2013$1.29 million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound; More than $915,000 awarded to support projects in Connecticut
10/21/2013New England Experienced Fewer Unhealthy Air Quality Days During Summer Ozone Season

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