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2009 News Releases


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11/17/2009Feedlot in Sioux County, Iowa, Agrees to Pay $25,000 Penalty for Alleged Waste Discharges into West Branch of Floyd River
11/17/2009EPA Awards $65,000 to the Pueblo of Jemez
11/17/2009U.S. EPA signs agreement addressing indoor air contamination at Omega Chemical Corporation Superfund Site in Whittier
11/17/2009Los Angeles Area Environmental Enforcement Collaborative receives $100,000 for environmental justice projects
11/17/2009Nov. 18: Administrator Jackson Continues First Official Visit to New Orleans
11/17/2009EPA Announces Environmental Justice Showcase Communities
11/17/2009U.S. EPA announces Imperial County meets ozone health standard
11/17/2009EPA Awards Over $200,000 to the New Mexico Department of Agriculture
11/17/2009Habitat along Ashtabula river to be restored
11/16/2009EPA Seeks Comment on New Permit for Animal Feeding Operations in Idaho
11/16/2009St. Louis Landlord to Pay Penalty, Perform Lead Paint Removal for Failure to Inform Residents, Homeowners of Lead Hazards
11/16/2009EPA to Hold Public Hearings on Proposed
Greenhouse Gas Tailoring Rule for Large Facilities
11/16/2009Settlement Clears Way for Cleanup Work at Hows Corner Superfund Site in Plymouth, Maine
11/16/2009EPA Releases Report on Coal Ash Impoundments at AEP’s Philip Sporn Facility
11/16/2009Nov. 17-18: Administrator Jackson to Make First Official Visit to New Orleans
11/16/2009New EPA Web Site Provides Tools to Cut Energy Costs and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Homes
11/13/2009Disaster Experts in Baltimore Stress Emergency Preparedness
11/13/2009Scarlet Goes Green: Rutgers and EPA Partner to Reduce University's Environmental Impacts
11/13/2009Make Everyday America Recycles Day
11/12/2009Wisconsin is first state with lead-based paint renovation, repair and painting program
11/12/2009In Time for America Recycles Day, Western Mass. Group Receives EPA Grant for Construction Debris Reuse
11/12/2009One Million Energy Star Homes Built in the U.S
11/12/2009EPA settles with Diamond Hard Chrome on hazardous waste violations for closing business
11/12/2009EPA Cites 14 Municipalities for Stormwater Violations
11/12/2009Environmental Justice Grants Now Available
11/12/2009EPA, NIEHS and NIOSH Showcase Environmental and Occupational Justice Research Efforts; Special online supplement to American Journal of Public Health: a resource for the public and policy makers
11/12/2009More Than $3 Million in EPA Funding Stimulates Clean Energy Production and Greenhouse Gas Reductions;
EPA international clean energy partnership program grants funding to 11 countries
11/12/2009EPA Awards Over $160,000 to the Pueblo of Santa Clara
11/12/2009EPA Awards $65,000 to the Muscogee Nation
11/10/2009Slag waste removal under way at Recovery Act - funded Kokomo Superfund site
11/10/2009EPA’s Energy Star Program Hits Major Milestone: 1 Million Energy Star Homes Built in the United States / Houston, Dallas and Las Vegas top the list for most Energy Star homes
11/10/2009America Recycles Day - Beyond Bottles to Buildings
11/10/2009U.S. EPA seeks former Atomics International, Rocketdyne, Rockwell, employees for Santa Susana Field Lab radiological study
11/10/2009America Recycles Day - November 15th
11/10/2009Texas is Tops in Energy Star Homes
11/10/2009Port of Houston Authority and Maersk Line Join EPA to Clear Air in Gulf of Mexico - Houston and Maersk Line partner with EPA as the first port and first shipping company to demonstrate fuel switching in the Gulf of Mexico
11/10/2009Utah helps EPA reach milestone of one million Energy Star homes
11/10/2009Colorado helps EPA reach milestone of one million Energy Star homes
11/10/2009EPA’s Energy Star Program Hits Major Milestone:
1 Million Energy Star Homes Built in the United States
11/10/2009EPA Assistant Administrator of OSWER Gathering Feedback from Picayune, Mississippi Community
11/10/2009EPA Announces Final Amendments to Oil Spill Prevention, Control, and Countermeasure Rules
11/10/2009EPA settles with Wisconsin mercury handler on hazardous waste violations
11/10/2009EPA makes $3.5 Million in grants available to Northwest Tribes to help protect Puget Sound
11/10/2009EPA’s ENERGY STAR Program Hits Major Milestone: One Million Energy Star Homes Built in the United States
11/10/2009EPA Awards Over $300,000 to the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry
11/10/2009EPA Study Reveals Widespread Contamination of Fish in U.S. Lakes and Reservoirs
11/09/2009Iowa City, Iowa, Hosts Events to Redevelop Riverfront Crossings District
11/09/2009EPA’s Trailblazer Awards Honor Six Maryland Hospitals
11/09/2009Media Advisory: Briefing on Kokomo, Indiana's, Continental Steel Superfund site, Nov. 10, 1 p.m.
11/09/2009Small Business Panel to Reconsider Regulatory Exemptions for Insect Repellents
11/09/2009EPA Awards $125,000 to the Otoe-Missouria Tribe of Oklahoma
11/09/2009EPA Pays Visit to St. Nicks Alliance; Brooklyn Nonprofit Provides Green Job Training through Brownfields Grants
11/09/2009John Wieland Homes Agrees to Clean Water Act Settlement
Company will pay $350,000 penalty and upgrade environmental programs
11/09/2009EPA Awards Over $90,000 to the Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo
11/09/2009EPA Announces Winner of the TV Recycling Challenge in Celebration of America Recycles Day
11/07/2009City’s Sustainable Skylines initiative gets underway
11/06/2009EPA Region 7 to Participate at National Association of Farm Broadcasting Trade Talk Event
11/06/2009U.S. EPA Makes Available Data on Compliance with Hazardous Waste, Air Regulations
11/06/2009EPA Teams Up with NASCAR’s Jeff Gordon in the Race to Clean Air
11/06/2009NOV. 17-18: Administrator Jackson to Make First Official Visit to New Orleans
11/06/2009SUNDAY: Administrator Jackson to Address American Public Health Association’s 137th Annual Meeting in Philadelphia
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 9
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 3
11/05/2009Curt Spalding Named EPA Regional Administrator for New England
11/05/2009Grant of $75,000 to Help Anhydrous Ammonia Facilities in Missouri Comply with Regulations
11/05/2009Hawaii Department of Health to use U.S. EPA $1.73 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funding for cleaner diesel vehicles
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 2
11/05/2009EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 6 -
Regional Agency Headquarters in Dallas
11/05/2009EPA Soliciting Applications for Environmental Justice Grant Funding
11/05/2009Poster Contest Illuminates Sun-Safe Behaviors -
Annual competition gives students chance to raise awareness, win prizes; deadline: April 7, 2010
11/05/2009EPA Awards Over $200,000 to the Arkansas State Plant Board
11/04/2009MU Extension Receives Grant to Help Amish, Mennonite Growers to Reduce Pesticides
11/04/2009U.S. EPA Recognizes Raley’s Supermarket Efforts to Keep Planet Cool
11/04/2009A and B Metal Recycling agrees to EPA order; will comply with federal rules to protect stratospheric ozone
U.S. EPA fines Long Beach landlord $7,952 over lead-based paint violations
11/04/2009U.S. EPA directs Chevron subsidiary Texaco Inc. to complete cleanup work investigation at Pacific Coast Pipeline Superfund site
11/04/2009EPA Proposes New Pesticide Labeling to Control Spray Drift and Protect Human Health
11/04/2009EPA Soliciting Applications for Environmental Justice Grant Funding
11/04/2009EPA Awards $85,000 to the Pueblo of Santa Ana
11/03/2009Fish processing plant in Haines, Alaska faces a possible $177,500 fine for discharging fish waste without a permit
11/03/2009Peck Iron Site Added to Superfund List
11/03/2009U.S. EPA takes enforcement action against the Wilbur-Ellis Company for 21 violations of federal pesticide law
11/03/2009EPA Adds Three Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
11/03/2009NEWS BRIEF: EPA, federal, state, Navajo Nation hold second summit to address uranium contamination on the Navajo Nation
11/03/2009EPA extends comment period on proposed Dow Chemical agreement; meeting Nov. 5, 7 p.m.
11/03/2009EPA Awards $200,000 to the Cherokee Nation
11/02/2009Kinnickinnic River cleanup means a revitalized Milwaukee neighborhood
11/02/2009EPA adds U.S. Magnesium to Superfund site list
11/02/2009Powell Butte, Ore. Ranch Owners Ordered to Complete Hazardous Waste Cleanup
11/02/2009University of Cincinnati agrees to EPA order to comply with Clean Air Act
11/02/2009EPA Adds Raritan Bay Site to Nation's Superfund List
11/02/2009Three Minnesota companies agree to EPA orders to comply with federal rules to protect stratospheric ozone
11/02/2009EPA Awards Over $13 Million to the Oklahoma Department of Environment Quality
11/02/2009U.S. EPA Takes Action Against San Francisco “Muni” following 2005 SF Bay Oil Spill
10/30/2009EPA settles with Detroit company on hazardous waste violations; $700,000 to be spent on facility updates at two locations
10/30/2009Environmental Education Grants Available
10/30/2009EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Hopewell Precision Site
10/30/2009TMDL ‘Pollution Diet’ Meetings Set for W. Va.
10/30/2009EPA Proceeds with Revoking Regulations Allowing Carbofuran Pesticide Residues on Food
10/30/2009EPA Awards $65,000 to the Kiowa Tribe of Oklahoma

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