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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
02/07/2012Deadline Fast Approaching for Schools to Enter the Green Ribbon School Competition
01/25/2012EPA reaches settlement with companies to pay cleanup costs for Occidental Chemical Corp. Superfund site
01/19/2012EPA to Begin Sampling Water at Some Residences in Dimock, Pa.
01/17/2012EPA recommends radon testing in January - Protect your family from the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S.
01/10/2012Pennsylvania Company to Pay $25,347 Penalty for Inadequate Oil Spill Prevention at Harrisville, Pa. Facility
01/10/2012Apartment House Owner Settles Violations of Lead-Paint Notification Rule in Reading, Pa.
01/05/2012Overexposure to radon:
Second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S.
01/04/2012Scranton sewer authority penalized for safety violations
12/20/2011Delmar’s new state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility unveiled
12/16/2011DuPont Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at Deepwater, N.J. Facility
12/15/2011Augusta County Twice Honored by EPA
For Protecting Waters
12/08/2011SEPTA Receives $1.2 Million EPA Grant to Improve Air Quality
11/30/2011EPA Notifies Four West Virginia Growers to Obtain Discharge Permits
11/29/2011EPA Food Recovery How-to Workshop for
Grocery, Retail, Food Bank, Composting and Government Agencies Staff
11/22/2011U.S. Settles Clean Water Act Violations with Koehler-Bright Star Inc.
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - Gannon University
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - James Madison University
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - University of Delaware
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - Drexel University
11/16/2011EPA Sponsors Free Training on Energy Audits and Healthy Home Technologies for Contractors and Home Improvement Workers
11/15/2011EPA and GSA Recognize the Newest Electronics Certified Recycling Facility
11/10/2011EPA, DNREC Reach Settlement With DuPont Corp. For Water Quality Violations
11/10/2011EPA Releases Final Reports on Air Toxics near Four Western Pennsylvania Schools
11/07/2011EPA Grant to Help Protect Children's Health in Washington, D.C.
11/07/2011Attention: Contractors, Property Managers, Landlords and Anyone Working on Residential Renovation, Repair and Painting - EPA Hosts Free Webinar on Nov. 10 for Mid-Atlantic Region on Lead-Based Paint Rule
11/04/2011EPA, DOE Partner to Develop Renewable Energy on Potentially Contaminated Sites -- Delaware’s Standard Chlorine site considered for clean energy project
10/31/2011EPA Settles Case Alleging PCB Violations at Office Building in Philadelphia
10/25/2011EPA’s newest Green Power Partner: Amerigroup’s Virginia Beach National Support Center
10/25/2011Hilton Moves to Top 10 on EPA’s Top 50 purchasers of Green Power
10/25/2011EPA recognizes Carnegie Mellon as a Top Buyer of Green Power
10/25/2011EPA Recognizes Maryland Panera Bread as New Green Power Partner
10/25/2011Lead poisoning: number one environmental health threat to children ages six and younger in the U.S.
10/24/2011EPA Names New Head of its Criminal Investigation Program for the Mid-Atlantic Region
10/18/2011EPA Grant to Help Protect Children's Health in Baltimore
10/13/2011Pittsburgh to host emergency preparedness conference
10/12/2011Dominion Settles Clean Water Act Violations at Equestrian Estates
10/06/2011EPA and Sherwin-Williams Company Settle Case Alleging Hazardous Waste Violations at Baltimore Facility
10/06/2011Companies settle alleged environmental violations at Hercules Franklin Plant in Courtland, Va.
10/05/2011EPA Approves New Performance Standards for D. C. Stormwater
09/28/2011Merck to Pay $1.5 Million Penalty for Environmental Violations at Two Pa. Pharmaceutical Plants
09/27/2011Swarthmore Ranks 3rd in National Competition to use Green Power
09/27/2011Maryland’s Montco Communities Rank High in National Competition to use Green Power
09/21/2011Market Share for EPA Energy Star Qualified Homes Reaches 25 Percent in Maryland
09/21/2011Market Share for EPA Energy Star Qualified Homes Reaches 25 Percent in Delaware
09/21/2011EPA, DoD finalize agreement to clean up Joint Base Andrews
09/20/2011EPA Recognizes Regional Supermarkets for Using Environmentally-Friendly Refrigeration
09/15/2011Metro Container Corp. site proposed for Superfund list
09/14/2011Fort Belvoir to pay civil penalty for environmental violations
09/09/2011Black Substance in Anacostia River Found to be Rare Algal Bloom
08/31/2011Roanoke chemical distributor to pay $44,000 penalty for safety violations
08/25/2011Lynchburg Water System Operator Wins EPA Award for Excellence
08/17/2011EPA, HUD Recognize Energy Efficient Rural Housing Project
08/12/2011EPA Provides District of Columbia with Green Design Assistance
08/10/2011EPA Partners with Philabundance on Feds Feed Families Campaign
07/29/2011President Obama Announces Historic 54.5 mpg Fuel Efficiency Standard
07/25/2011Delaware Native Wins Prestigious EPA Award for Protecting Wetlands
07/19/2011EPA Orders Farmer to Provide Drinking Water To Nearby Residence
07/13/2011Civic Works to receive $300,000 EPA brownfields training grant
07/12/2011Pathways-VA to receive $300,000 EPA brownfields training grant
07/08/2011EPA Names DiPasquale Director of Chesapeake Bay Program
07/07/2011EPA Extends Public Comment Period on Proposed Remedies for Radford Army Ammunition Plant
06/30/2011EPA Offers Energy Tips on Summer Cooling to Save Money, Reduce Air Pollution
06/28/2011EPA Seeks Penalty against Company for Illegal Dumping of Brine In Allegheny National Forest Wells
06/24/2011Federal Agencies Partner to Revitalize Urban Waterways In Communities Across The U.S.
06/23/2011EPA Sets June 27, 2011 for Public Hearing on Proposed Remedies for Radford Army Ammunition Plant
06/23/2011EPA Identifies Pennsylvania Sites for National Study on Hydraulic Fracturing
06/22/2011EPA Grants $3 Million for Chemical Toxicity Research
06/21/2011Take action this summer to reduce exposure to asthma triggers
06/21/2011EPA Grants $1 Million to University of Pittsburgh for asthma study
06/07/2011EPA Announces $467,000 Investment to Clean Up Contaminated Sites in West Virginia
06/06/2011EPA Invests $1.4 Million to Help Redevelop Abandoned Sites in Western Pennsylvania
06/06/2011EPA Invests $400,000 in Fredericksburg for Browfields Cleanup
06/06/2011Rockville, Md. Wins EPA Award For Sustainable Drinking Water Service
06/03/2011Rockville to Receive EPA Public Health Protection Award
06/01/2011EPA Unveils Next Generation of Fuel Economy Labels
05/27/2011EPA asks Delaware Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
05/27/2011EPA asks Maryland Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
05/27/2011EPA asks D.C. Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
05/27/2011EPA asks Virginia Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
05/27/2011EPA asks West Virginia Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
05/27/2011EPA asks Pennsylvania Residents to Be Sun-Wise and Sun-Safe this Summer
05/19/2011EPA Applauds Maryland Lawn Fertilizer Bill for Helping Meet Chesapeake Bay Pollution Diet Goals
05/12/2011EPA Seeks More Information from Natural Gas Drilling Operations to Ensure Safety of Wastewater Disposal
05/05/2011Students Recognized For Protecting Drinking Water
05/03/2011EPA to Hold Public Hearing on National Standard for Mercury Pollution from Power Plants
04/25/2011EPA Directs Company to Supply Information in PA Gas Well Incident
04/20/2011Philabundance Celebrates Earth Week by Becoming EPA Sustainability Partner
04/14/2011EPA Selects Environmental Achievement Award Winners - Three Awardees from Virginia

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