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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
03/04/2014Going Green Will Save Lancaster in Controlling Storm Water
02/26/2014EPA Awards Environmental Justice Grants
to Help Philadelphia Communities
02/20/2014District of Columbia agrees to establish improved air pollution monitoring at D.C. General Health Campus
01/29/2014EPA Settlement with Baltimore Companies Helps Provide Safe Handling of Hazardous Waste
01/28/2014EPA Settlement with Virginia Military Bases Protects
Soil and Groundwater from Contamination
01/21/2014EPA Announces Nearly $5 Million in Grants to Support Research to Protect America’s Urban Watersheds with Green Infrastructure
01/16/2014EPA Settlement with Superior Forge and Steel Corp Enforces
Chemical Reporting Rule Designed to Protect Communities
01/15/2014Food Processing Company Settles Violations of Chemical Release Reporting Requirements at Allentown, Pa. Facility
01/15/2014Howard County, Maryland, Settles Underground Storage Tank Violations at Two Facilities
01/13/2014Phoenix Color Corp. Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at Hagerstown Facility
01/13/2014Warner Graham Settles Hazardous Waste Violations
at Cockeysville, Md., Facility
01/10/2014EPA, MDE, Prince George’s County Announce Public, Private Partnership Model to Accelerate Green Stormwater Controls and Support Local Job Creation
01/08/2014EPA Awards Almost Half a Million in Funding to Three Universities for Projects to Reduce Pesticide Risk Including Risks to Bees
12/19/2013ENERGY COMPANY TO PAY $3.2 MILLION PENALTY TO RESOLVE CLEAN WATER VIOLATIONS IN WEST VIRGINIA
12/19/2013Following Fatal Blast, Metal Recycler Required to Invest in Modern Technology and Company-Wide Protections to Prevent Future Accidental Chemical Releases
12/18/2013Par Mar Oil Co. Settles Underground Storage Tank Violations at two Huntington, W.Va. Facilities
11/19/2013EPA Recognizes 26 Mid-Atlantic Colleges
for Food Donation and Waste Diversion Efforts
11/15/2013EPA Recognizes Shop-Rite of Roxborough as #1 Grocer with Food Recovery Challenge Award on America Recycles Day
11/15/2013EPA Announces Grant to Science and Arts Center to
Teach Students about Science and Chesapeake Bay Watershed
11/15/2013EPA Recognizes Ahold USA and GIANT Food Stores for Hunger Relief and Food Recovery Accomplishments
11/14/2013EPA Awards $400,000 Brownfields Assessment Grants to Richmond
11/05/2013EPA Settlement for Companies to develop Soil and Waste Design Plan for Central Chemical Superfund Site in Hagerstown, Md.
11/05/2013EPA to Hold Public Listening Session Nov. 8 in Philadelphia on Reducing Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants
11/04/2013EPA's Exhibit Demonstrates Techniques to
Keep Schools Green and Healthy
10/31/2013EPA Settles Alleged Violations of Safety Standards
at Pretium Packaging Plants in Manchester, Pa and Muscatine, Iowa
10/29/2013EPA’s $200,000 Brownfield Grant Supports Philadelphia’s Greenway and Redevelopment Plans in Frankford, Port Richmond
10/28/2013U.S. and W.Va. Settle Case Against DuPont over Clean Air Act Violations at Washington Works Facility
10/24/2013EPA Awards Grant to Help Teach Baltimore Residents
About Dangers of Lead Poisoning
09/09/2013EPA’s GreenChill Partnership Recognizes
Weis Markets for Environmental Achievements
09/04/2013Maryland, EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust Provide $3.4 Million for Green Infrastructure Program
08/06/2013EPA sponsors free training on Healthy Homes for health care workers
07/31/2013EPA Regional Administrator Tours Stormwater and Land Conservation Projects on Maryland’s Eastern Shore
07/24/2013EPA, Chesapeake Bay Trust Announce $400,000 in Grants through Green Streets, Green Jobs, Green Towns Program
07/11/2013Companies to pay penalty, reduce harmful emissions from Hagerstown cement plant
07/10/2013Summer is ideal time for homeowners
To explore the benefits of rain barrels

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