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04/23/2015EPA Honors Pa. Environmental Resources Consortium For Food Recovery Challenge Achievement
04/23/2015EPA Lauds Bethlehem Area School District for Environmental Leadership
04/22/2015University of Maryland Named Winner of EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
04/21/2015EPA unveils unique park bench that measures Philly’s air quality at Independence National Historical Park
04/21/2015EPA Welcomes Delaware Health and Social Services to Responsible Appliance Disposal Team
04/17/2015EPA Regional Administrator to kick off Run for Clean Air as part of Philadelphia Earth Day festivities
04/07/2015Free Healthy Homes Workshop
April 14 - 15 in Dover, Del.
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leading the Way on Energy Efficiency and Acting on Climate Agency recognizes 128 partners including some in Greater Philly Area
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leading the Way on Energy Efficiency and Acting on Climate
Agency recognizes 128 partners including some in Delaware Area
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leading the Way on Energy Efficiency and Acting on Climate
Agency recognizes 128 partners including some in Maryland Area
03/27/2015EPA Funding to Temple University will help Revitalize Philadelphia’s North Kensington Area
03/17/2015EPA and Dominion Cove Point Settle Violations at Natural Gas Distribution Facility in Maryland
03/16/2015EPA and Home Depot Offer Tips to Conserve Water, Save Money
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Virginia Animal Agriculture Programs
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Pennsylvania Animal Agriculture Programs
03/06/2015CSX Agrees to EPA Order for Clean-up of Areas Impacted by West Virginia Train Derailment
02/27/2015EPA Orders CSX to Clean up Areas Impacted
by West Virginia Train Derailment
02/19/2015Penalty Upheld for Hazardous Waste Violations
at Roanoke, Va., Chemical Distributor
02/18/2015EPA Recognizes Comcast-Spectacor for Environmental Achievements
02/11/2015Feds, State, Settle Clean Water Violations with Harrisburg and Capital Region Water
01/08/2015EPA recommends radon testing in January
01/06/2015EPA Approves Maryland’s New Limits on Trash in Lower Patapsco Waterways, Including Baltimore Harbor
12/22/2014XTO Energy, Inc. to Restore Areas Damaged by Natural Gas Extraction Activities
12/18/2014For Old Electronics: Don’t Think Trash. Think e-Cycling
12/16/2014EPA Approves Delaware Plan to Improve Water Quality, Cut Greenhouse Gases
12/08/2014EPA grant will upgrade Cape May-Lewes Ferry
with diesel clean air technology
12/04/2014Taking Energy Efficient Measures Now Can Loosen Winter’s Grip on Your Home, Wallet
11/20/2014EPA Recognizes The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the University City District for Helping to Reduce Methane-producing Food Waste in Landfills
11/14/2014EPA Administrator Applauds Efforts to Feed the Hungry While Protecting the Planet
11/13/2014EPA Settlement with Dura Bond Pipe will
Help Protect Residents in the Harrisburg Area
11/13/2014An EPA Settlement with Seaboard Asphalt Products
Helps Protect Baltimore, Maryland Residents.
11/13/2014EPA Settlement with Mack Trucks Inc. Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Lehigh County, Pa.
11/10/2014Reducing Food Waste and Saving Money at Thanksgiving
11/04/2014EPA Settles with Stone Energy Corporation to Restore and Mitigate Damage to West Virginia Streams
10/29/2014EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the Clearview Landfill Portion of Lower Darby Creek Area Superfund Site
10/22/2014EPA Settlement with Whitford Corporation Ensures Proper Management of Hazardous Waste in Elverson, Pa.
10/07/2014EPA Settlement with Altadis U.S.A. Inc. Ensures Compliance with Toxic Chemical Reporting Safeguards at McAdoo, Pa., Tobacco Plant
10/07/20142,400 Urban Students to Get Unique Water Education Experience Officials Gather in Camden to Celebrate First Area Stop for ‘Canoemobile’
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. West Virginia is Among Six Projects to be Funded
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. Virginia is Among Six Projects to be Funded
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. Two Pennsylvania Projects Among Six to be Funded
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. Maryland is Among Six Projects to be Funded
10/02/2014EPA Settlement with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Helps Protect Soil and Groundwater from Contamination
10/02/2014EPA Awards $2.6 million to Protect Mid-Atlantic Region Wetlands. Delaware Project Among Six to be Funded
10/02/2014EPA Gives $75,000 Grant to Living Classrooms Foundation for Program at Masonville Cove Environmental Education Campus
10/01/2014EPA, Anacostia Watershed Society Launch Clean Water Program in Elementary Schools
09/26/2014EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Award
for Pa. Lehigh Gap Nature Center
09/23/2014Virginia’s State Capital to Receive Green Design Assistance from EPA
09/22/2014EPA Announces Excellence in Site Reuse Awards
at the Avtex Fibers Site, Front Royal, Virginia
09/22/2014Attention: Child Care Professionals Free Training to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards
09/18/2014EPA Accepting Comment on Proposed Agreement for the Purchase of Sparrows Point Facility
09/18/2014Attention: Child Care Professionals Free Training to Protect Children from Environmental Hazards
09/16/2014Baghurst Drive Site in Harleysville, Pa.,
Added to EPA’s Superfund National Priorities List
09/12/2014Navy settles alleged environmental violations
at Naval Support Activity Hampton Roads
09/11/2014EPA lauds W.Va. communities for brownfields redevelopment statewide bringing economic benefits while protecting public health
09/10/2014EPA Stop Sale Order Protects Philadelphia Residents from Buying Misbranded Pesticides
09/10/2014EPA Settlement with Amerikohl Mining Inc. Will Help Restore Water Quality for Western Pennsylvania Communities
09/08/2014EPA, Virginia DEQ renew environmental partnerships with Hampton University, Norfolk State University
08/27/2014US Settles with DuPont to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations and Protect Communities, Kanawha River Near West Virginia Facility
08/27/2014EPA awards Butler, Pa. teacher with Presidential Innovation Award
08/27/2014EPA awards Cumberland County teacher
with Presidential Innovation Award
08/27/2014Holland, Pa. girl wins EPA’s President’s Environmental Youth Award
08/21/2014U.S. Recovers Over $2.8 Million in Settlement after
Fraudulent Transfer of Assets
08/19/2014EPA Agreement with Prince Georges County School District Ensures Compliance with Safeguards for Asbestos in Schools
08/15/2014EPA Awards $250,000 Brownfields Funding to Further Redevelopment in Charles Town, W. Va.
08/11/2014EPA Approves Pollution Budget for Restoring Maryland Coastal Bays
08/11/2014EPA Settlement with GlaxoSmithKline Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in King of Prussia, Pa.
08/04/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in York, Pa.
07/22/2014EPA Settles Stormwater Case to Protect Richmond Water Quality
07/21/2014EPA settlement to help ensure safety of more than a dozen communities near TRANSFLO facilities
07/18/2014EPA Cleanup Funds Will Help Transform Vacant Properties in Easton’s Historic District into Thriving New Center
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will go to projects nationwide, including University of Baltimore work in the Patapsco Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will go to projects nationwide, including three in the
Anacostia River Watershed
07/17/2014EPA Awards $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
Funding will support projects nationwide, including six helping Philly, Chester, and Wilmington communities
07/10/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Baltimore
06/26/2014EPA Credits States for Making Progress in Bay Cleanup; Says More Effort Needed to Get Back on Track for a Restored Bay
06/24/2014EPA Settlement to Help Protect Carroll County Waters
From Runoff Pollution
06/24/2014Pennsylvania Native Wins Prestigious EPA Award
For Protecting Wetlands
06/24/2014EPA Orders Pennsylvania Municipalities to Improve
Stormwater Management
06/24/2014EPA Settlement with Petersburg, Va., Business Helps
Protect Soil and Groundwater from Contamination
06/24/2014Roanoke Chemical Distributor Ordered to Pay
$612,339 for Hazardous Waste Storage Violations
06/03/2014EPA Settlement with U.S. Postal Service Helps Protect Soil and Groundwater from Underground Storage Tank Leaks in Virginia
05/28/2014EPA Orders Reamer Hill Water Association to Comply with Drinking Water Safeguards
05/28/2014EPA Settlement with Lancaster Meat Processor Protects Local Waters
05/28/2014EPA Selects Virginia Communities for
New Brownfields Investments
05/28/2014EPA Selects Western Pennsylvania Communities
for New Brownfields Investments
05/28/2014EPA Selects West Virginia Communities for
New Brownfields Investments
05/27/2014EPA Grant to Philly Nonprofit will Help Train Local Residents for Environmental Jobs
05/12/2014EPA Announces $3.6 Million in Environmental Job Training Grants
05/08/2014EPA Settlement Protects Community Health and the Environment from Hazardous Waste Pollution in Petersburg, Va.
05/08/2014EPA Proposes Harleysville, Pa. Site
for Superfund’s National Priorities list
05/07/2014Norfolk Gets EPA Support for Green Techniques at Knitting Mill Creek
05/06/2014EPA Settlement with Ryder Truck Rental Protects Soil and Groundwater from Contamination
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate Superfund cleanups in 16 Pa. communities
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate four Superfund cleanups in Delaware
05/06/2014EPA to evaluate Superfund cleanup in Suffolk City, Va.
04/30/2014Scranton Gets EPA Support for Green Infrastructure in Iron Arts District
04/17/2014With its new Lead Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Program, Delaware Makes Significant Commitment to Children’s Health
04/15/2014Huntington, West Virginia Winner of 2014 “Livable Communities” Competition
03/20/2014EPA Settlement Helps Protect Homeowners from Lead Paint Exposure During Renovations

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