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News Releases by State: WEST VIRGINIA


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06/11/2008Four of Nation’s Largest Home Builders Settle Storm Water Violations - 200 sites in mid-Atlantic region named
06/04/2008EPA Encourages Nominations for Environmental Awards - Deadline Only Weeks Away
05/06/2008EPA seeks Wheeling-area middle school students for summer environmental program
05/05/2008EPA Salutes RecycleMania Winners - University of Charleston Students Help Divert 7.7 Million Pounds of Waste from Landfills
05/01/2008Composting – The Next Step in Recycling!
International Compost Awareness Week is May 4 to May 10, 2008
04/23/2008EPA to Honor Stewards of the Environment
04/07/2008Ronceverte wins EPA grant for potential redevelopment
04/07/2008Huntington wins EPA grant for potential redevelopment
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
02/12/2008West Virginia Helps the Nation to Save Energy with 11 Buildings Earning EPAs ENERGY STAR
01/29/2008EPA Recognizes Crown Cork and Seal for its Environmental Leadership
01/16/2008Making homes greener and safer from radon
01/03/2008Radon second only to cigarette smoking in causing lung cancer - Home testing for radon is one way to fight it
12/26/2007eCycling. Or how to dispose of your old, unwanted electronics
12/18/2007Parkersburg Apartment Owner Settles Violations of
Lead Paint Notification Rule
12/17/2007Patriot Mining Company Settles Violations of 2004 Chemical Release at Squire’s Creek Mine in Arthurdale, W.Va.
11/20/2007Disaster Experts to Stress Emergency Preparedness at Conference
11/15/2007Environmental Policing Nets Gains for West Virginia Worth $3.7 Million
11/05/2007EPA grant supports W. Va. environmental education
10/31/2007EPA recognizes West Va. partnership for storm water project
10/18/2007EPA Commemorates 10 Years of Children’s Health

Lead-poisoning Prevention Program Regional Success Story
09/27/2007Put Your House on an Energy Diet
09/12/2007EPA and City of Parkersburg Settle Environmental Violations
08/23/2007West Virginia water system operator recognized for performance
07/25/2007Federal Prisons to Get Environmental Checks
07/17/2007Stay Cool While Protecting the Environment Even During Dog Days of Summer
06/01/2007EPA Reaches Agreement on Clean Air Violations with Alcan Rolled Products – Ravenswood, LLC
05/31/2007West Virginia Agency Nationally Recognized
for Environmental Performance
05/23/2007Countdown to Cool Savings this Summer
05/17/2007Know Your Air - Why Checking the Air Quality Index Can Protect Your Health
05/10/2007Wheeling Resident Received EPA Employee Award
05/02/2007EPA redesignates 5 Ohio counties to attainment of smog standard
04/27/2007U.S. to Test New Coal Mine Methane Venting Technology - System Can Turn Problem into Asset
04/17/2007EPA honors company for mine cleanup work in Greene County
04/04/2007Eastern Wyoming Public Service District honored for establishing regional water system
03/22/2007EPA Reports Latest Inventory of Chemicals Released
03/20/2007EPA proposes to move forward on requests for ozone redesignations
03/14/2007Free Workshop to Help Small Businesses Get Funds for Tech Research
03/08/2007Conference Aims to Boost Environmental Education State-wide in West Virginia
02/13/2007EPA Completes Custom Plating Cleanup
02/12/2007$2.7 Million Available to Local Communities to Reduce Toxic Exposure
02/07/2007West Virginia Helps Nation Save Energy with Nine Buildings Earning EPA’s ENERGY STAR
01/09/2007A Simple Radon Test Can Help Prevent Lung Cancer -- EPA Urges Builders to Use Radon-resistant Techniques for New Construction
01/08/2007EPA proposes Ohio county for ozone standard redesignation
12/29/2006Resolve to E-cycle Old Electronics
12/13/2006I’m Dreaming of a Green Holiday
11/29/2006EPA Begins Removal of Hazardous Chemicals at Custom Plating Site
11/21/2006EPA Reaches Agreement with DuPont to Protect Drinking Water Near W.Va. Plant
11/14/2006November 15th is America Recycles Day
11/01/2006Philips Lighting to Cut Mercury and Lead in All its U.S.-made Fluorescent Lights
10/24/2006Five ways to protect children from lead poisoning
10/18/2006EPA Highlights Children’s Health
10/11/2006EPA “WaterSense” Program to Spark Consumer Demand for Water Efficient Products and Promote Water Conservation
10/06/2006EPA Offers $300,000 in Grants for Emission Reductions from Diesel-Powered Engines
10/03/2006Company Cited For Hazardous Waste Storage Violations at Former Wood Treatment Plant in Keyser, W. Va.
10/02/2006Tips to Make School Environments Healthier
09/18/2006Kanawha Drill to Test Emergency Responders
08/24/2006Mid-Atlantic Diesel Collaborative Sponsors Emissions Reduction Workshop
08/22/2006Head Back to School with the Environment in Mind and Save Money!
07/20/2006Innovation Produces Results for the Environment - Companies are Running on the Performance Track
07/13/2006EPA cites American Energy for clean-air violations
07/07/2006The West Virginia Department of Environmental Protection Earns ENERGY STAR Building Label - The State Leads by Example to Reduce Pollution Through Superior Energy Performance
06/21/2006EPA cites Wheeling Pittsburgh Steel for clean-air violations
06/01/2006Summer tips for saving energy and money
05/31/2006EPA Settles Environmental Violations with Three Non-Profit Hospitals Involving Medical Waste Incinerators
04/27/2006City of Beckley, W.Va. Settles Violations of Underground Storage Tank Regulations
04/18/2006EPA Presents Workshops on Toxic Release Inventory Reporting
04/12/2006Latest Toxic Release Inventory Shows Continued Decline in Chemicals Released into Environment
03/16/2006Court Settlement Signals Go Ahead For Cleanup Of Metal Bank Superfund Site
02/23/2006EPA Settles Clean Water Act Case Against Dlesk Realty for Filling Stream