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12/18/2012Warwick, Lititz Receive EPA Award for Protecting Waters
12/18/2012More than $1.8 Million in Grants to Restore Habitats, Improve Urban Environments in Lancaster Area
12/14/2012EPA Announces ‘Clean Rivers, Green District Partnership’ With District of Columbia and DC Water
12/13/2012EPA Suggests Burning Smarter this Winter
12/06/2012EPA Recognizes Destination Portsmouth for Smart Growth Achievement
12/06/2012Attention: Health Care Professionals: EPA Sponsors Free, Online Training on Health Effects of Air Particles on Children
11/29/2012EPA and Delaware State University embark on new partnership for fostering environmental leaders, stewardship
11/29/2012EPA Settles Clean Water Act Case for Wetlands Violations in West Virginia
11/15/2012EPA Welcomes Kenny Family ShopRite Stores and Food Bank of Delaware into the Food Recovery Challenge
11/14/2012EPA Reaches Agreement with Companies to Remediate Contaminated Site in Ravenswood, West Virginia
11/08/2012Johnstown Wire Settles Violations of Chemical Reporting Requirements at Johnstown, Pa. Plant
11/05/2012EPA To Sponsor Free Webinar on Green School Practices
10/25/2012Sunoco Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Former Philadelphia Facility
10/23/2012EPA Orders Philadelphia Company to Stop Sale of Unregistered Pesticides
10/23/2012EPA Settles Case Alleging Chemical Reporting Violations at St. Marys, Pa. Plant
10/23/2012U.S. Navy Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Patuxent River Naval Air Station
10/19/2012For Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, EPA Offers Two Free Webinars Oct. 25 on Hazards of Lead and Lead-based Paint
10/18/2012District of Columbia Preserves 250 acres of Land as Part of Settlement with EPA for Alleged Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/18/2012Maryland Air National Guard Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at Baltimore Facility
10/18/2012Philadelphia Gas Works to Pay $8,090 Penalty
to Settle Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/18/2012Atlas Resources to Pay $84,506 Penalty to Settle Alleged Environmental Violations
10/11/2012Richmond Company Settles
Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/10/2012EPA Providing $3 Million to Advance Green Solutions for Reducing Philadelphia Stormwater Pollution
10/09/2012Cleanup at North Penn Area 2 Superfund Site Eliminates Risks; Provides Long-Term Groundwater Protection
10/02/2012Olson Wire Products Co., Inc. Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Baltimore Facility
10/02/2012York County Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Glen Rock, Pa. Manufacturing Facility
10/02/2012EPA Awards Nearly $1 Million to Protect Virginia's Wetlands and Aquatic Ecosystems
10/01/2012EPA Grant Aids Waynesboro Downtown Redevelopment
10/01/2012Settlement Reached With Mobile Home Park Owners over Drinking Water and Waste Water Violations
09/28/2012U.S. Settles Clean Water Act Case for Wetlands Violations in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
09/28/2012Navy Agrees to Fixes to Public Water Supply at DC Military Base
09/28/2012EPA Orders Swamp Angel Energy to Pay Penalty for Unauthorized Disposal of Brine Waste
09/25/2012Property Owner in Allegheny Co. to Clean Up Asbestos Hazards
09/24/2012EPA Grant to University of Maryland Will Help Communities Tackle Stormwater, Reduce Pollution to the Chesapeake Bay
09/20/2012EPA Celebrated Pollution Prevention Week by Touring
Newly Renovated Rachel Carson Homestead in Springdale, Pa.
09/14/2012EPA Grant Will Help Northampton Redevelop More Properties
09/07/2012EPA Boosts Efforts to Revitalize Richmond’s Bellemeade Community
09/05/2012JPMorgan Chase Bank to Reimburse Government $1.28 Million for Cleanup of Boone County, W.Va. Superfund Site
09/04/2012Brookhaven, Pa. Resident Wins EPA Award for Getting Feds to Better Manage Electronics
08/29/2012International Builder and DC-based Subsidiary Agree to Pay $270,000 to Settle Stormwater Violations at Construction Sites
08/29/2012EPA proposes air permit for Capitol Power Plant
08/23/2012U.S. Navy Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at Facility in Virginia Beach, Va.
08/23/2012EPA and Baltimore's CNX Marine Terminals, Inc. Settle Water and Waste Violations
08/21/2012Occidental Chemical Corp. Moves Forward with Cleanup at New Castle, Delaware, Facility
08/21/2012EPA Grant to Turtle Creek Valley Council of Governments will help assess Allegheny County properties for potential redevelopment
08/20/2012EPA Awards $55,600 to Promote Deckers Creek Restoration
08/20/2012Responsible parties to pay $29.8 million in cleanup costs for Big John’s Salvage-Hoult Road Superfund Site
08/20/2012Upgrades at Fairmont Water Plant to Strengthen Public Health Protections, Help Economy
08/15/2012EPA Awards $58,000 to Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to Revitalize Philadelphia-Area Watershed
08/13/2012EPA Sponsors Free Integrated Pest Management (Pest Control) Training for Multi-family Housing to be held September 12 in Philadelphia, Pa.
07/31/2012Hopewell, Va., Company to Pay $175,000 Penalty to Settle Clean Air Act Violations at Manufacturing Facility
07/27/2012EPA Awards $173,400 for Maryland Student Initiatives
07/25/2012EPA Completes Drinking Water Sampling in Dimock, Pa.
07/25/2012Shenango, Inc. Settles Air and Water Pollution Violations with EPA, Pennsylvania and Allegheny County
07/25/2012Talisman Energy to pay $62,000 penalty for violations at 52 natural gas facilities in Pa.
07/11/2012EPA presents $200,000 brownfields grant to help clean up former TS and T Pottery site in Chester, W. Va.
07/10/2012New treatment system cleaning up groundwater At Crossley Farm Superfund Site
06/27/201210 Communities and Organizations Selected for Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Funding during Green Jobs Training Event
06/20/2012EPA Welcomes Philadelphia as its Newest Green Power Community Partner
06/14/2012Current, Former Owners of Earlysville, Va., Aircraft Plant to Investigate Site Contamination
06/14/2012Culpeper, Va. settles alleged environmental violations at water treatment facility
06/07/2012Huntington W.Va. Settles Storm Water Violations with EPA
05/31/2012EPA Evaluates States’ Final Phase II Watershed Implementation Plans for Restoring the Chesapeake Bay
05/31/2012EPA, Precision National Plating reach settlement on cleanup at Clarks Summit, Pa. site
05/23/2012EPA Settles Clean Air Act Cases Against Six D.C. Gas Stations
05/23/2012EPA Settlement with Follansbee Chemical Plant
Will Improve Air Quality
05/09/2012Students Recognized For Protecting Drinking Water Sources
05/01/2012Sentara Norfolk General Hospital Settles Hazardous Waste Violations
04/26/2012EPA Grants Funding for Greening Philadelphia
04/26/2012EPA Agreement with Amtrak Brings Greater Drinking Water Protections for Riders
04/26/2012U.S. Navy Settles Underground Storage Tank Violations at Hampton Roads Facility
04/26/2012University of Pennsylvania Wins Top Honors Nationwide in EPA's Green Power Challenge
04/18/2012EPA Welcomes Ten Philadelphia Area ShopRite Stores and Philabundance into the Food Recovery Challenge
04/17/2012EPA Recognizes the Borough of State College for Curbside Food Recycling
04/12/2012ST Products to Pay $75,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations at Blair County, Pa. Facility
04/12/2012EXCO Resources to Pay Penalty for Safe Drinking Water Act Violations in Clearfield County, Pa.
04/12/2012EPA and American Rivers Award $1.37 Million in Grants to Restore Potomac Highlands Rivers, Clean Water
04/12/2012EPA Announces DC-Area Has Second Highest Number of ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings in U.S.
04/11/2012EPA Announces DC-Area Has Second Highest Number of ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings in U.S.
04/10/2012EPA Administrator Jackson and Philadelphia Mayor Nutter Sign Landmark Green City, Clean Waters Partnership Agreement
04/03/2012Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts take another step forward with Watershed Implementation Plans
03/26/2012EPA Cites Realty Company for Violating Federal Law on Notice of Lead-based Paint Hazards in Reading, Pa.
03/14/2012EPA Encourages Saving Water During Fix a Leak Week
03/13/2012Sauer Dump Added to EPA Superfund List
03/13/2012Metro Container Corp. site added to Superfund list
03/13/2012EPA and Delta Faucet Teaming Up to Save Water for Fix a Leak Week
03/13/2012EPA Announces $4 Million in New Funding to Assist
Local Governments with Bay Cleanup
03/12/2012Aerial re-vegetation resumes on Appalachian Trail portion
of Palmerton Zinc Superfund Site
03/12/2012EPA Sponsors Essentials for Healthy Home Practitioners Course to be held March 13-14 in Washington, D.C.
03/08/2012Ellwood Quality Steels Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at New Castle, Pa. Facility
03/08/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Year as Exhibitor in the Philadelphia Flower Show with Best of Show Award in the Non-Academic Education Category
03/01/2012Welch, W.Va. Settles Clean Water Act Violations
03/01/2012Armstrong Environmental Services to Pay $35,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations at Lancaster, Pa. Facility
02/28/2012Lewes, Del., to Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/28/2012Four Pennsylvania Communities
-- Greensburg, Marietta, Newtown and Northampton --
To Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/28/2012Roanoke to Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/22/2012Allegheny-Ludlum to pay $535,000 in cleanup costs
for Breslube-Penn Superfund site
02/21/2012Pennsylvania Company Settles Toxic Chemical Reporting Violations at Nazareth, Pa. Facility
02/09/2012Maryland Company Settles Pesticides Violations
02/08/2012Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Grants Available to Improve Chesapeake Bay Water Quality, Cities, and Towns

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