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2003 News Releases


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11/04/2003 Proposal to Remove EGBE from Clean Air Act Toxic Pollutants List
11/04/2003WasteWise Hall of Fame Honors Corporate Role Models
11/04/2003Two California Men Indicted for Illegal Disposal of Lead and Asbestos
11/04/2003EPA, USFS and BLM close Rinconada Mine area for cleanup work
11/04/2003Science Advisory Board
11/04/200340 High-Priority Superfund Sites Cleaned Up
11/04/2003Modified Corn Variety Controls Moths and Beetles
11/03/2003Draft Policy Issued to Help Improve Managementof the Nation’s Sewage Treatment Facilities

11/03/2003Environmental Education Grants Awarded
11/03/2003Brominated Flame Retardants To Be Voluntarily Phased Out
11/03/2003EPA Announces Release of the American Academy of Pediatrics’Handbook of Pediatric Environmental Health, Second Edition
11/03/2003Regional Geographic Initiative Grants Support Local Environmental Efforts
11/03/2003Water security and you
11/03/2003EPA Seeks Public Comments on Housatonic River Human Health Risk Assessment
10/31/2003Two Virginia Men Sentenced for Not Maintaining Wastewater Treatment Facility
10/31/2003Colorado Man Found Guilty of Illegally Discharging Chemical
10/31/2003National Environmental Assistance Summit: An Alliance to Prevent Pollution, Achieve Compliance and Innovate for Environmental Results
10/31/2003Colorado Executive Re-sentenced for Illegal Storage of Hazardous Wastes
10/31/2003Watershed Classification Systems Development Grants Awarded
10/31/2003Programs to Encourage Recycling Used Lamps Containing Mercury Receive $2 Million
10/31/2003EPA Proposes Rule to Address Transportation Conformity Requirements for The New 8-Hour Ozone and PM2.5 Air Quality Standards
10/31/2003Additional Scientific Reviews of Herbicide Atrazine Completed
10/31/2003Schools Invited to Participate in Internet Training on Mercury
10/31/2003The School District of Palm Beach County in West Palm Beach, Florida Receives U.S. EPA Indoor Air Quality Excellence Award
10/31/2003The School District of Palm Beach County in West Palm Beach, Florida Receives U.S. EPA Indoor Air Quality Excellence Award
10/31/2003The Blount County School System in Maryville, Tennessee receives U.S. EPA Indoor Air Quality Excellence Award
10/31/2003Citizens Coordinating Council Meeting on November 5th for the General Electric / Housatonic River Site
10/31/2003EPA Authorizes Maine to Issue Water Permits in Tribal Territories; EPA Retains Authority for Certain Tribal Facilities Entirely on Tribal Lands
10/31/2003 Request for Research Applications to Model Future Air Pollution Distribution
10/30/2003Houston Educator Receives Honor from EPA
10/30/2003National Conference Trains Emergency Planners/ Responders in Emergency Preparedness, Counter-Terrorism
10/30/2003Baltimore’s Former Montgomery Ward Building Wins National Redevelopment Award
10/30/2003U.S. EPA begins round of notice and settlement offers at Superfund site in Whittier
10/30/2003EPA proposes partial removal of Del Monte from Superfund List
10/30/2003EPA Files Complaint Against Clarkson University for Hazardous Waste Violations
U.S. EPA, Federal, State and Local Agencies to participate in a Counter-Terrorism Drill in Louisville, Kentucky
10/30/2003U.S. EPA, Federal, State and Local Agencies to participate in a Counter-Terrorism Drill in Louisville, Kentucky
10/30/2003U.S. EPA, Federal, State and Local Agencies to participate in a Counter-Terrorism Drill in Louisville, Kentucky
10/30/2003EPA Completes Review of Cleanup Progress at Tibbetts Road Superfund Site
10/30/2003Local Transportation Coalition Announces 1st Annual List Of New England’s Best Workplaces For Commuters
More than 80 employers recognized for offering outstanding commuter benefits.
10/30/2003New Source Review Reconsideration Finalized
10/29/2003Fuel Suppliers Prepared to Meet Future Low-Sulfur Diesel Requirements
10/29/2003Court Upholds Houston's Ozone Plan
10/29/2003Environmental Violations Found at Virginia’s Greensville Correctional Center - Action is part of an EPA initiative at prisons
10/29/2003Students and Senior Citizens Join EPA in Water Monitoring Demonstration at Cobbs Creek
10/29/2003U.S. EPA awards $50,000 to University of California for walnut pesticide research and outreach
10/29/2003EPA Issues Complaint Against Two Brooklyn Businesses for Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/29/2003Consent Decree Final for an $800,000 Settlement for the Railroad Depot Site, New Bedford, MA
10/29/2003Environmental Information Exchange Grants Awarded New Network will Transform EPA Data Exchange
10/28/2003Press Advisory
10/28/2003The Roots and Shoots Club at Danville High School in Danville, Kentucky reveives Presidential Enviornmental Youth Award
10/28/2003Lawrence Group Receives EPA Funding to Curb Exposure to Lead and Other Toxics
10/28/2003Governor Mike Leavitt Confirmed by Senate as Next EPA Administrator
10/27/2003EPA Honors Millcreek Township School District for Implementing Outstanding Indoor Air Quality Program
10/27/2003EPA Honors Harford County (Md.) Public Schools for Implementing Outstanding Indoor Air Quality Program
10/27/2003EPA Awards $9.3 million to Maryland for Drinking Water Projects
10/27/2003EPA Honors Radnor Township School District for Implementing Outstanding Indoor Air Quality Program
10/27/2003Feds Giving Big Bucks To Revitalize Brownfields
10/27/2003EPA Awards $8 million to West Virginia for Drinking Water Projects
10/27/2003EPA Awards $8 million to Delaware for Drinking Water Projects
10/27/2003Dover Township Receives Regional Award for Environmental Performance
10/27/2003EPA honors Salt Lake City School District with excellence award
10/27/2003EPA honors Adams Twelve Five Star Schools with excellence award
10/27/2003In Settlement with EPA, New Jersey City University Agrees to Waste Reduction Program
10/27/2003EPA Honors Westborough, Mass., Schools for Implementing Exemplary Indoor Air Quality Program
10/27/2003EPA Honors Waterford, Conn., Schools for Implementing Exemplary Indoor Air Quality Program
10/27/2003Grupo de Lawrence recibe fondos de la EPA para minimizar exposición al plomo y otros tóxicos
10/27/2003Smart Growth Grants and New Portfields Initiative Announced at Brownfields Conference
10/27/2003Sixteen Schools Receive EPA Indoor Air Quality Awards
10/27/2003New Source Review Equipment Replacement Rule Published
10/24/2003Virginia Wastewater Treatment Operators Imprisoned for Violating the Clean Water Act
10/24/2003EPA grant puts fourth graders in the know about household chemicals
10/24/2003To Protect Children's Health, EPA Gives $148,000 to Corning-Painted Post Schools to Reduce School Bus Emissions
10/24/2003EPA Takes Action to Protect Puerto Rico's Shrinking Wetlands; Two Developers and a Mayor Charged with Illegally Filling Wetlands; Must Spend Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars to Create New Wetlands
10/24/2003Four Connecticut Communities Receive Healthy Communities Grants
10/24/2003EPA Awards $100,000 Brownfields Assessment to Redding, Conn.
10/24/2003Schools Honored for Improving Indoor Air Quality for Students; Asthma Accounts for 14 Million Missed School Days
10/23/2003EPA to Hold Five National Dialogues for Public Comment on the “Draft Report on the Environment”
10/23/2003Partnering with Ports for a Better Environment
10/23/2003RN Prescription for an Environmentally Healthy Home
Stop-sale Order Issued to Atlanta Company
10/23/2003Ohio Man Sentenced for Improper Asbestos Removal
10/23/2003The “Handbook” on Economic and Environmental Risk to Children
10/23/2003“America’s Children and the Environment” Online
10/23/2003Georgia Plant, Employees Indicted On Clean Water Act Charges
EPA and Oglethorpe Univeristy to cleanup Northfork of Peachtree Creek
10/23/2003EPA, Georgia Department of Natual Resources and Local Environmental Organizations to cleanup two sites at the Proctor Creek Watershed in Fulton County, Georgia
10/23/2003EPA, Agnes Scott College and the South River Watershed Alliance to clean Shoal Creek in Dekalb County, Georgia
10/23/2003EPA Orders Two Additional Parties to Participate in Cleanup Work at Centredale Manor Restoration Project
10/23/2003Medford Receives $483,000 EPA Grant for Clean School Buses; Project Selected From Among 120 Applicants Nationwide
10/23/2003 EPA To Seek Comment On Two Approaches To Classify Ozone Nonattainment Areas
10/23/2003Model Year 2004 Fuel Economy Numbers Now Available
10/23/2003Senior Official Announces Move to State Department
10/22/2003School districts get $330,000 for clean school buses
10/22/2003EPA and Oklahoma Declare 19 Former Service Station Sites "Ready for Reuse"
10/22/2003Texas Organization Will Receive $700,000 for Cleaner-Running School Buses
10/22/2003EPA Grant Helps Gardens Grow in West Philadelphia
10/22/2003EPA Awards Clean School Bus Grants to Two Pennsylvania School Districts - North Allegheny School District and General McLane School District are grant recipients
10/22/2003EPA and Pechanga Band of Luiseno Indians host Tribal conference
10/22/2003Jordan School District receives $350,000 EPA Clean School Bus grant

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