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2012 News Releases


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10/11/2012American Lung Association of the Plains Receives $29,780 EPA Grant for Indoor Air Quality for Asthmatic Children in Kansas Program
10/11/2012Saint Elizabeth Foundation Receives $29,989 EPA Grant for Asthma Awareness Training Program in Lincoln, Neb.
10/11/2012St. Louis County, Mo., Health Department Receives $30,000 EPA Grant for Community-Based Asthma Care in Normandy School District
10/11/2012Idaho awarded over $626,000 in EPA clean air grants to retrofit school buses and construction equipment
10/11/2012Port Orchard adhesive manufacturer settles clean air violations
10/11/2012EPA Approves the Texas Air Permitting Program
10/11/2012Richmond Company Settles
Underground Storage Tank Violations
10/11/2012EPA Finalizes Change to Cleanup Plan for
Liberty Industrial Finishing Superfund Site in Farmingdale, New York
10/11/2012EPA Changes Cleanup Plan for Polluted Ground Water at Superfund Site in South Plainfield, New Jersey Responds to Input from Public
10/11/2012EPA and TDEC Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/11/2012Sinclair Wyoming Refining Company to pay $378,000 penalty, address accident prevention and preparedness at Wyoming refinery
10/11/2012EPA Awards $30 Million for Clean Diesel Projects
10/10/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/10/2012MEDIA ADVISORY - U.S. EPA to sponsor free Guam workshop on Toxics Release Inventory reporting
10/10/2012EPA Providing $3 Million to Advance Green Solutions for Reducing Philadelphia Stormwater Pollution
10/10/2012EPA Awards $214,000 to Reduce Sources of Ocean Pollution
10/10/2012EPA Issues Cleanup Decision for Woonasquatucket River in Rhode Island
10/10/2012EPA Awards $1.2 Million to Improve Indoor Air Quality
10/10/2012AVX Corp. to Pay $366 Million in Settlement, Accelerating Cleanup of New Bedford Harbor Contamination in Massachusetts
10/10/2012TOMORROW: EPA and TDEC to Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Prime, Inc. of Springfield, Mo., for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Heartland Express, Inc. in North Liberty, Iowa, for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Ruan Transportation Management Systems in Des Moines, Iowa, for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
10/09/2012Cleanup at North Penn Area 2 Superfund Site Eliminates Risks; Provides Long-Term Groundwater Protection
10/09/2012EPA Awards the State of Oklahoma Over $240,000 to Reduce Exposure to Asbestos in Schools and State Buildings
10/05/2012EPA and TDEC to Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/04/2012EPA Announces New Electronic Filing System for Environmental Reviews
10/04/2012U.S. EPA Awards Contract Up to $46.7 M to South S.F., Calif. Biotechnology Company
10/04/2012Lowe’s Among EPA’s WaterSense Partners of the Year
Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/04/2012Home Depot Honored for Educating Employees About WaterSense
Helping Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/04/2012EPA Awards Grants to Protect Women and Children from Mercury in Great Lakes Fish
10/04/2012EPA Awards Grant to Protect Women and Children from Mercury in Lake Superior Fish
10/04/2012EPA recognizes Colorado Springs Utilities as WaterSense Partner of the Year
10/04/2012EPA Reaches Settlement with US Ecology Texas and TD*X Associates for Violation of Federal Environmental Laws
10/04/2012WaterSense Partners of the Year Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/04/2012EPA Region 7 Provides $2.4M to Joplin, Mo., to Sample and Remediate Contaminated Soils Disturbed by May 2011 Tornado
10/04/2012Sterling, Conn. Horse Facility to Restore 11+ Acres of Wetlands, Resolving Clean Water Act Violations
10/04/2012EPA Awards Over $112,000 to the Peoria Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
10/04/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Scientific Chemical Processing Superfund Site in Carlstadt, New Jersey
10/03/2012U.S. EPA Honors Dixon Ridge Farms as Sustainable Agricultural Champion
10/03/2012EPA Region 7, Joplin City Officials Schedule Oct. 4 News Conference on Funding to Assist with Tornado Recovery
10/03/2012EPA Awards $120,000 to the Ottawa Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
10/03/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Diaz Chemical Superfund Site; $12 Million Spent to Date
10/03/2012EPA: More Work Needed to Clean up Enbridge Oil Spill in Kalamazoo River
10/02/2012Two Washington State Fruit Companies Violate Federal Air Regulations
10/02/2012Media Advisory: EPA Officials to Attend Grand Opening of Merritt Crossing Senior Apt. Bldg.
10/02/2012Media Advisory for Wednesday:
U.S. EPA Honors Dixon Ridge Farms With Award; News Media Tour Available
10/02/2012Olson Wire Products Co., Inc. Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Baltimore Facility
10/02/2012York County Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at its Glen Rock, Pa. Manufacturing Facility
10/02/2012EPA invites public comment on Chehalis area groundwater cleanup
10/02/2012EPA Awards Nearly $1 Million to Protect Virginia's Wetlands and Aquatic Ecosystems
10/02/2012EPA Announces $1.4 Million in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Help Tackle Invasive Species in New York
10/02/2012EPA Awards 21 Grants to Combat Invasive Species in the Great Lakes Basin
10/01/2012U.S. EPA Settles with Lead Acid Battery Manufacturer in Corona for Air Violations
10/01/2012EPA Announces Plan to Address Environmental Concerns for North Birmingham Communities
10/01/2012Bayer CropScience LP to Pay $13,900 Penalty for Distribution of Misbranded Pesticides in Missouri
10/01/2012Elm Ridge Exploration Company agrees to resolve Clean Air Act violations at Colorado gas plant
10/01/2012Two Bay Area Companies Receive U.S. EPA Energy Awards
10/01/2012New England Had More Smog Days during Recent Summer, but Long-Term Trend of Cleaner Air Continues
10/01/2012New Jersey Glass Manufacturer To Install State-of-the-Art Emissions Controls To Resolve Violations of the Clean Air Act
10/01/2012New Jersey Glass Manufacturer to Install State-of-the-Art Emissions Controls to Resolve Violations of the Clean Air Act
10/01/2012Settlement with Suiza Dairy Corporation For Violations at Facilities in Puerto Rico Will Make Facilities Safer, Benefit Nearby Communities
10/01/2012EPA Grant Aids Waynesboro Downtown Redevelopment
10/01/2012Settlement Reached With Mobile Home Park Owners over Drinking Water and Waste Water Violations
10/01/2012U.S. EPA, Hawaii Department of Health clean up soil in Kilauea neighborhood
10/01/2012EPA Releases Plan to Address PCB Contamination in the Grasse River in Massena, New York; Public Urged to Submit Comments No Later Than November 15
09/28/2012United States Air Force to Pay $12,823 Penalty for Underground Storage Tank Violations in Nebraska
09/28/2012EPA Releases Air Data from Hillcrest Industries Fire; Agency Creates New Web Page to Post Information
09/28/2012U.S. Settles Clean Water Act Case for Wetlands Violations in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
09/28/2012MONDAY: EPA Chief in New Orleans to Keynote Top Water Quality Conference
09/28/2012Navy Agrees to Fixes to Public Water Supply at DC Military Base
09/28/2012Florida International University to Collaborate with EPA on Green Initiatives
09/28/2012EPA Releases Plan to Remove Lead at Raritan Bay Superfund Site in Old Bridge and Sayreville, New Jersey; Public Hearing to Take Place Oct. 17 in Old Bridge
09/28/2012EPA Announces Remediation Plan for a Part of American Cyanamid Superfund Site in Bridgewater Township, N.J.
09/28/2012EPA Orders Swamp Angel Energy to Pay Penalty for Unauthorized Disposal of Brine Waste
09/28/2012Maine to Receive Over $4 Million in EPA Brownfields Grants
09/27/2012EPA releases Lower Yakima Valley Nitrate Study for public review and input
09/27/2012EPA Issues Record of Decision for the Madison County Mines Superfund Site Operable Unit 5
09/27/2012Agreement Secures $25 Million Cleanup for the Rio Tinto Mine in Nevada
09/27/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for the White Chemical Corporation Superfund Site in Newark, New Jersey
09/27/2012EPA Awards Grants in Michigan and Ohio to Improve Water Quality and Reduce Algal Blooms in the Great Lakes
09/27/2012BP Products North America to Improve Spill Response Preparedness at Oil Terminals Nationwide / Company also agrees to pay $210,000 penalty for oil spill response violations at Maryland facility
09/27/2012U.S. EPA Fines U.S. Pipe Company for Hazardous Waste Violations
09/27/2012EPA Provides Grants to Help New York City Residents Monitor Air and Water Pollution in their Communities; Smart Phones will Track Air Pollution in The Bronx, Students Surveying Water Pollution in New York Harbor are Some of the Projects
09/27/2012EPA Provides Grants to Help the Public in the U.S. Virgin Islands Learn More about Air and Water Pollution in their Community
09/26/2012Fuel delivery companies settle clean air violations at Idaho gas stations
09/26/2012EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan for Evor Phillips Superfund Site in Old Bridge, New Jersey
09/26/2012EPA's Response to Hillcrest Industries Fire
09/26/2012Alta Mesa Services, L.P., Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/26/2012EPA Presents GROW 2012! - a Procurement Outreach Workshop for Port Arthur Area Small Businesses
09/25/2012Continental Cement Company of Hannibal, Mo., Agrees to Complete Environmental Project Valued at $300,000
09/25/2012W.R. Grace and Co. / Wayne Interim Storage Site Removed From Superfund List after Cleanup
09/25/2012Property Owner in Allegheny Co. to Clean Up Asbestos Hazards
09/24/2012EPA Honors Organizations for Supporting Green Power
09/24/2012More Than $750,000 Awarded in Connecticut for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health and Vitality of Long Island Sound
09/24/2012EPA Recognizes Community Services Unlimited for Its Unique Work towards Sustainability and Access to Healthy Food for Youth in South Los Angeles
09/24/2012Ceremony on Sept. 27 to Mark Community Transformation of Treece, Kansas
09/24/2012Boehringer Ingelheim Vetmedica, Inc., in St. Joseph, Mo., to Pay Penalty and Build New Hazardous Waste Facility for Mercury Violations
09/24/2012More Than $1.6 Million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound; More than $900,000 granted to Support Projects in New York

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