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News Releases issued by the Office of Solid Waste and Emergency Response

 

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11/13/2007EPA Administrator to Speak on Recycling
10/23/2007EPA Calls for Partnering on School Chemical Safety
10/01/2007EPA Proposes Amendments to Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Rule
09/21/2007EPA Seeks Public Comment on Analysis of MACT Standards for Hazardous Waste Combustors
09/19/2007EPA Adds Seven Sites and Proposes 12 Sites to the Superfund List
09/10/2007EPA Pushes Procurement of Materials from Recovered Waste
08/27/2007EPA Makes Additional Coal Combustion Waste Data Available
08/08/2007EPA Releases Operator Training Guidelines for State Underground Storage Tank Programs
08/08/2007EPA Reports to Congress on Underground Storage Tank Program in Indian Country
07/26/2007More than $2 Million Goes to Revitalizing Properties
06/26/2007Leading Innovators in Pollution Prevention Receive Awards
06/06/2007Bush Administration Takes Major Step Forward on Cleaning Up Abandoned Mines - New tools will help 'Good Samaritans' remove mine waste, restore watersheds, improve fisheries
06/01/2007Early Hurricane Preparations Can Save Lives and Property
06/01/2007EPA Issues Proposed Expansion to Comparable Fuels Exclusion
05/14/2007EPA Awards $71 Million to Help Brownfields Bloom into Productivity
05/11/2007EPA Extends SPCC Compliance Dates
05/02/2007EPA Makes It Easier for States, Tribes and Others to Get Involved in Superfund Cleanup
04/27/2007EPA Issues Two Grant Guidelines for State Underground Storage Tank Programs
04/23/2007EPA Announces $600,000 in Brownfields Tribal Assistance Grants
04/20/2007eCycle for Earth Day
04/20/2007On Earth Day Recycle Old Computers and Help the Environment - EPA's 1st Capital Area eCycling Event
04/19/2007Metrorail Riders to Recycle
04/19/2007Assistant Administrator Bodine to Give Address at GreenDC Week
04/11/2007(1) EPA Seeks Public Comment on Underground Storage Tank Operator Training Grant Guidelines
(2) Sinclair Tulsa Refining Company to Pay $5 Million and Managers Sentenced for Environmental Crimes
03/29/2007Cherry Blossom Peepers Recycle On the Go
03/23/2007No Recess for School Chemicals
03/22/2007EPA to Hold School Chemical Cleanout Event
03/16/2007EPA to Revise Definition of Solid Waste
03/07/2007EPA Adds 5 and Proposes 5 Sites to Superfund's National Priorities List
02/09/2007Pro Bowl Scores Recycling Touchdown
01/24/2007EPA Issues Two Grant Guidelines For State Underground Storage Tank Programs
01/24/2007EPA Seeks Public Comment On Draft Underground Storage Tanks Grant Guidelines
01/12/2007EPA Issues Proposed Exemption to F019 Hazardous Waste Listing
01/10/2007EPA Supports Electronics Recycling
12/14/2006EPA Issues Final Rule on Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasures
12/11/2006EPA Continuing Cleanup Progress at Hazardous Waste Sites
11/22/2006EPA Seeks Public Comment on Draft Grant Guidelines for Underground Storage Tank Inspections
11/20/2006Milestone Reached Moving Hazardous Waste Sites to Productive Use
11/16/2006EPA Issues Secondary Containment Guidelines To Help Reduce Underground Storage Tank Releases
11/15/2006EPA Releases Additional Soil and Sediment Sampling in Louisiana
11/13/2006$2.3 Million for Environmental Jobs Training
10/24/2006New Data Show Decline in Children's Exposure to Pollutants
10/24/2006Companies Get Kudos for Recycling Coal By-Products
10/23/2006Recycling Up and Trash Down
10/19/2006Industry Leads the Way to Recycle and Reduce
10/19/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
09/26/2006Structure to be World's Largest Built with Recycled Industrial Materials
09/26/2006EPA Adds 5 and Proposes 6 Sites to Superfund's National Priorities List
09/05/2006New Manifest Form Required for All Hazardous Waste Handlers
08/24/2006EPA Requests Comments on Portions of MACT Rule
08/09/2006EPA Releases Underground Storage Tank Delivery-Prohibition Grant Guidelines and Tribal Strategy
07/19/2006EPA Improves Standards for Recycling of Cathode Ray Tubes
07/17/2006EPA's Top-Five Keys to a Green and Healthy Summer
07/11/2006All Stars to Recycle on the Go
06/14/2006Hurricane Preparedness Information in Spanish
06/09/2006EPA Seeks Comment on Draft Requirements for Public Records for Underground Storage Tank Grant Guidelines
06/08/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
06/01/2006Early Hurricane Preparations Can Save Lives and Property
06/01/2006EPA Seeks Public Comment on Underground Storage Tank Draft Tribal Strategy
05/25/2006EPA Seeks Public Comment on Underground Storage Tank Draft Grant Guidelines
05/12/2006$70 Million in Grants Brings Blighted Property Back to Life
05/10/2006First U.S. Voluntary Standard for Computers in Place
04/20/2006EPA Helps Make a Difference at Maryland Middle School
04/20/2006Young Leaders Recognized for Environmental, Community Impacts
04/19/2006Recognition for Health Care Industry Leaders
04/19/2006EPA Adds 6 and Proposes 4 Sites to Superfund's National Priorities List
04/18/2006Pssst, Pass It On
04/05/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
04/04/2006Release of Multi-Agency Report Shows Elevated Lead Levels in New Orleans Soil, Consistent with Historic Levels of Urban Lead
03/28/2006More Funds to Help Revitalize Properties
03/24/2006Festival Lovers Can Help Environment by Recycling
03/23/2006Recycling Project at the National Cherry Blossom Festival
03/17/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
03/15/200619 Toxic Legacies Reborn
03/09/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
03/03/2006Clanton Chapel United Methodist Church Temporary Housing Location
03/03/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
03/03/2006EPA and Best Buy To Recycle Electronic Equipment Destroyed by Hurricane Katrina
03/01/2006EPA Calls On Industry to Reduce Chemical Use
02/27/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
02/17/2006EPA Posts Results of Additional Samples Taken at the Murphy Oil Site
02/10/2006EPA Posts Additional Results from Samples Taken at Mississippi Hazardous Waste Site
02/10/2006EPA Posts Results from Samples taken at the Naval Construction Battalion Center in Gulfport, Mississippi
02/09/2006EPA, NFL Team Up for Pro Bowl Recycling Project
02/09/2006Chapperon Development Corporation Temporary Housing Location
02/09/2006EPA Posts Additional Data from Resampling Conducted at 14 Sites in Louisiana
02/06/2006EPA's FY 2007 Budget Reflects Efficiency, Collaboration and Sound Science
02/03/2006EPA Press Briefing for President's Budget for Fiscal Year 2007
01/26/2006EPA Issues Guidance for Protective Cleanups of Perchlorate
01/20/2006Air Screening Data for New Orleans Posted
01/13/2006More Murphy Oil Sampling Data Released
01/13/2006NPL Data Posted from Hurricane Katrina Affected Area in Louisiana
01/13/2006EPA Posts Results from Samples taken in Hurricane Affected Areas of Mississippi
01/11/2006Results Released from Post Hurricane Samples taken at Old Gentilly Landfill in New Orleans
01/11/2006Air Data From New Orleans and Mississippi Released
01/11/2006Murphy Oil Sampling Data Released
01/11/2006EPA Samples Three Temporary Housing Locations in Louisiana
01/06/2006Gulf Water Sampling Results
01/06/2006EPA Applauds Progress in Recycling Electronic Waste
12/22/2005More Sediment Samples Released from St. Bernard and Orleans Parishes

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