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2003 News Releases


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12/02/2003Administrator Leavitt Outlines Plans and Aspirations for the Agency; Speech Highlights Common Sense Approach; Previews 500-Day Air-Quality Action Plan
12/02/2003EPA announces the availability of the Administrative Record for the SDS Med Waste, Inc., Hampton County, South Carolina
12/02/2003Administrator Leavitt Outlines Plans and Aspirations for the Agency
12/02/2003Administrator Leavitt Outlines Plans and Aspirations for the Agency - Speech highlights common sense approach; previews 500-day air-quality action plan
12/01/2003About $200,000 Available for Environmental Education
12/01/2003EPA orders city of Tolleson to comply with sewage sludge regulations
12/01/2003EPA Completes Cleanup in Henniker, N.H.
12/01/2003EPA Administrator Leavitt to Address EPA Employees - First public speech will preview clean air plan
11/26/2003Fort Yates water problem prompts EPA emergency action
11/26/2003Public Asked to Comment on the Future of the Port of New York and New Jersey
11/26/2003Additional public hearing scheduled on proposed sites in Long Island Sound for disposal of dredged material
11/25/2003Arkansas Man Charged with Conspiracy in Cleanup Fraud Case
11/25/2003Connecticut Man Pleads Guilty to Clean Water Act Violation
11/25/2003Proposals for Biomarker Research Requested
11/25/200350th Climate Leaders Partner Commits to Voluntary Reductions of Greenhouse Gas Emissions
11/25/2003Online Permitting System Aids Stormwater Compliance for Construction Sites
11/25/2003Indiana Plant Operator Sentenced to 46 Months in Prison
11/25/2003EPA gives Paradise Valley school district $300,000 to reduce pollution from school buses
11/25/2003U.S. EPA, LA Regional Water Board endorse Santa Monica water agreement
11/25/2003EPA Fines Atlantic Health System Inc. for Failure to Properly Manage Hazardous Waste
11/25/2003EPA congratulates Bristol, RI, development for winning national Brownfields award
11/25/2003Consumers Urged to E-Cycle Unwanted Cell Phones
11/24/2003EPA orders Southwest Marine in American Samoa to stop oil discharge into Pago Pago Harbor
11/24/2003EPA issues order to Arizona land developer for failing to comply with runoff regulations
11/24/2003EPA and Partners Demonstrate New Technology that Turns Dredged Material into Cement; Recycles Even Contaminated Material into a Useful Product
11/24/2003EPA awards $100,000 Targeted Brownfields Assessment to Planning Commission
11/24/2003Dam removal project in Henniker, NH receives conservation grant
11/21/2003La EPA reconoce la Ciudad de El Paso por los avances en calidad del aire
11/21/2003EPA Pleased with Improvements in El Paso Air Quality
11/21/2003EPA honors New Castle County for protecting drinking water
11/21/2003EPA completes hazardous substances removal at the Fuller Road Drum Site in Gainesville, Georgia
11/21/2003EPA penalizes quail plantations for misuse of pesticides
11/21/2003G. Tracy Mehan III, Assistant Administrator for Water, Tenders Resignation
11/20/2003Public Comment Sought to Improve ‘Low-Activity’ Radioactive Waste Management and Disposal
11/20/2003Environmental Injustice Toolkit Released, Comments Solicited
11/20/2003Tenth Anniversary of the Indian Environmental Program Highlighted at the 60th Session of the National Congress of American Indians
11/20/2003Former Garbage Dump Provides Athletic Field, Heat, Electricity for Illinois High School Under Superfund Program
11/20/2003New Greenscapes Alliance Seeks Waste Reduction in RoadsideLandscaping, Other Large Land Use Activities
11/20/2003Annville Township Receives Regional Award for Environmental Performance
11/20/2003EPA celebrates 10th anniversary of Tribal grant program; Agency provides $15.7 million to tribes in Arizona, California and Nevada
11/20/2003EPA honors leadership in emergency prevention and preparedness
11/20/2003EPA Seeking Applications for Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2003 Science Inventory Launched for Public Use
11/19/2003U.S. files complaint against Buckeye Egg Farm of Ohio
11/19/2003EPA issues Notices of Violation to Mobil Australia and BP Pacific for gasoline additive violations in American Samoa
11/19/2003ChevronTexaco agrees to pay EPA $195,000 to resolve Clean Water Act penalties
11/19/2003EPA Proposes to Fine Ponce Hospital for Illegal Discharge
11/19/2003EPA announces funding opportunities to suppor Clean and Safe Water and Healthy Communities and Ecosystems
11/19/2003Balancing Growth and Quality of Life: National Smart Growth Achievement Award Recipients Announced
11/19/2003EPA’s ECHO Resonates with Public
One Million Searches Recorded in First Year of Enforcement/Compliance Web Database
11/18/2003Smart Growth Reaps Rewards
National Winners Announced
11/18/2003Public Review and Comment Period on Proposed Sites in Long Island Sound for Disposal of Dredged Material Extended for Additional 28 Days
11/17/2003 Emergency Preparedness and Counter Terrorism Forum Opens In Norfolk
11/17/2003EPA returns air permitting program to California
11/17/2003EPA Agrees to New York-Presbyterian Hospital Environmental Self-Audit
11/17/2003EPA Awards $100,000 Targeted Brownfields Assessment to Greenfield, MA
11/17/2003EPA Awards $100,000 Targeted Brownfields Assessment to Hopedale, MA
11/14/2003Clean School Bus Program Gets New Funds, New Leadership, and New Support from Ebby Halliday, REALTORS
11/14/2003Programa de autobuses escolares más limpios recibe nuevos fondos, nuevo liderazgo, y nuevo apoyo de Ebby Halliday, REALTORS
11/14/2003Delaware Valley Citizens Dive into New Watershed Info - EPA Partners with KYW/CBS-Channel 3
11/14/2003EPA praises HP Pavilion on America Recycles Day
11/14/2003EPA funds youth project to restore shoreline at Pequot Pond in western MA
11/14/2003Agencies Celebrate Riverbank Restoration at Historic Site in Charlestown, NH
11/14/20037th Annual Kick-off for America Recycles Day
11/13/2003Geography Awareness Week and Geographical Information Systems Day
11/13/2003Three State Projects to Help Children “Catch their Breath”
11/13/2003Minnesota Company Sentenced for Violating the Clean Water Act
11/13/2003Public Dialogue Initiated on Toxics Release Inventory
11/13/2003States to Test Innovative Approaches to Environmental Permitting
11/13/2003Construction at Brio Refining Superfund Site Is Complete
11/13/2003Se concluyó la construcción del sitio de confinamiento de la Refinería Brio
11/13/2003America Recycles Day - November 15 - Demonstrate Your Commitment to Recycling
11/13/2003EPA orders Northern California sewer district and industries to sample discharges
11/13/2003U.S. EPA presents Mt. Whitney High School student national air quality award
11/13/2003U.S. EPA to present Clovis Unified School District Indoor Air Quality National Excellence Award
11/13/2003EPA Announces the availability of the Administrative Record for the W.R. Grace removal site, Wilder, Kentucky
11/13/2003Draft Assessment on CCA-Treated Wood Released for Scientific Peer Review
11/13/2003Don’t Trash Your Old Electronic Equipment--Recycle It!
11/13/2003Voluntary Programs Report Big Environmental Gains in 2002
11/12/2003U.S. EPA inspects American Samoa underground storage tanks
11/12/2003EPA Removes Hazardous Waste from Stillwater, NY Facility
11/12/2003EPA, Army Corps of Engineers and Massachusetts DEP to Hold Public Information Meeting on Shpack Landfill
11/12/2003EPA Finds Cleanup to be Effective at Conway, NH, Superfund Site
11/10/2003At 40, EPA’s Wheeling Office Still Leads the Way
11/10/2003New Bedford Settles Oil Spill Prevention Case With EPA; City Will Pay $5,000 and Undertake $20,000 Environmental Management Project
11/10/2003EPA Administrator Leavitt Announces Staff Additions: Key positions of senior counselor and press secretary filled
11/07/2003Christina Watershed group receive $1 million EPA grant
11/07/2003Maine DEP Wins $50,000 EPA Grant For Community Air Toxics Initiative
11/06/2003U.S. EPA presents top national award to Contra Costa Sanitary District
11/06/2003U.S. EPA completes study in an area of the San Fernando Valley Superfund site; no cleanup action is required, study finds
11/06/2003Mike Leavitt Sworn in as EPA Administrator
11/05/2003Rainbow Glacier Fined for Ammonia Leak
11/05/2003EPA Releases Results of Idaho Underground Storage Tank(UST) Inspection Effort
11/05/2003Don’t let what happened to Ballou happen to you - Schools invited to internet training on mercury
11/05/2003EPA Proposes Cleanup Plan for BP Amoco Refinery
11/05/2003Metachem Cleanup Resets Priorities for Winter
11/05/2003EPA Fines Vassar College for Violating Hazardous Waste Regulations
11/05/2003U.S. EPA and the Georgia EPD assesses penalties against the City of Atlanta for noncompliance with consent decree
11/04/2003 Proposal to Remove EGBE from Clean Air Act Toxic Pollutants List

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