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08/14/2012Two Connecticut-based Companies Recognized by EPA as Top Green Power Partners
08/14/2012Lowell, Mass. Youth Participate in Summer Job Program and Learn Environmental Skills
08/13/2012EPA Awards $400,000 for Brownfields Cleanup Work in New Hampshire - Towns to cleanup two former automotive shop locations
08/08/2012EPA Awards $400,000 to Help Framingham Expand Current Brownfields Assessment Program
08/03/2012EPA Awards $400,000 to Help Attleboro Cleanup and Revitalize Neighborhoods
08/02/2012New Haven Company Faces Fine for Hazardous Waste Violations
08/02/2012Maine Company Faces Penalty for Violations of Oil Pollution Prevention Regulations 
08/02/2012High Ozone Levels and Poor Air Quality Predicted for parts of Connecticut, Central Massachusetts and coastal N.H. on Friday Aug. 3
07/25/2012300+ New England Buildings Compete in Energy Star National Building Competition
07/25/2012Penobscot Indian Nation Receives Grant of nearly $149,000 to Improve Water Quality
07/20/2012Rhode Island Property Owner Faces Fine for Failing to Notify Tenants about Potential Lead Hazards
07/20/2012Southern Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket and Mt. Hope Bay Protect Coastal Water from Boat Pollution -
Designations Complete Most Massachusetts Coastal Water Protections
07/19/2012Chemical Producer Faces Fine for Environmental Violations at Fairfield, Conn. Facility
07/16/2012EPA Proposes Amendments to Cleanup Plan for Woonasquatucket River in N. Providence, R.I.
07/16/2012High Ozone Levels Will Mean Poor Air Quality for Southern New England on Tues. July 17, 2012
07/12/2012Hot Weather Means Poor Air Quality Predicted for parts of New England Tomorrow and Saturday
07/03/2012EPA Awards $317,000 for Brownfields Job Training and Urban Water Protection Grants in Rhode Island
07/02/2012Fairhaven Shipyard Companies, Inc. to Pay $175,000 to Resolve Violations of the Clean Water Act
07/02/2012EPA Awards $200,000 for Environmental Job Training Grant in Hartford, Conn.
06/29/2012With Summer’s Arrival, Rhode Islanders Reminded About Woonasquatucket River "Do's and Don'ts"
06/28/2012EPA Awards $120,000 to Revitalize Urban Waters of Spicket River and Merrimack River
06/22/2012Meeting will Update Public about Wells G and H Superfund Site in Woburn
06/19/2012Hot Weather for Southern New England Means Poor Air Quality Anticipated Wed. June 20
06/14/2012EPA Welcomes Bates College, UNH and Keene State College into the Food Recovery Challenge
06/13/2012EPA Announces $600,000 to Assist Lawrence/Merrimack Valley Planning Commission in Cleanup and Redevelopment Work
06/11/2012EPA Seeking Public Input on Three Cleanup Decisions on Camp Edwards
06/11/2012EPA, Massachusetts and Connecticut Host Public Meetings on Housatonic River Status
06/11/2012Environmental Education Award Presented to Old Town, ME Teacher
06/11/2012EPA Announces $500,000 to Assist in Worcester, Mass. for Cleanup and Redevelopment Work
06/06/2012EPA Resumes Ninth Season of Dredging in New Bedford Harbor
06/05/2012EPA Awards $6.75 Million in Brownfields funding to Cleanup and Revitalize Massachusetts Communities
06/01/2012Environmental Education Award Presented to New Haven Teacher
05/30/2012EPA Awards Nearly $3.5 Million in Brownfields Funds to Cleanup and Revitalize Connecticut Communities
05/29/2012EPA Awards $1.2 Million in Brownfields Funding to Cleanup and Revitalize Rhode Island Communities
05/24/2012New Englanders Reminded that Skin Cancer is Most Common, and Most Preventable Cancer in U.S. - Sun Safety Tips for 'Don’t Fry Day': May 25, 2012
05/20/2012Mystic River Water Quality Receives a “D” - Ongoing efforts, analysis highlight problem areas
05/16/2012Keene, N.H.-based Wholesale Grocer Fined for Chemical Release in Hatfield, Mass.
05/15/2012EPA, Massachusetts and Connecticut Host Public Meetings on Housatonic River Status
05/04/2012Southern Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket Seek to Protect Coastal Water from Boat Pollution
05/04/2012EPA Approves Additional Field Work at Fletcher’s Paint Superfund Site in Milford, N.H.
05/02/2012Connecticut Children’s Medical Center Acknowledged for Exceptional Asthma Program
05/01/2012Companies Fined for Failing to Notify Tenants About Lead Paint at Two Navy Bases in New England
04/27/2012As Summer Smog Season Starts, Free Resources Help Protect People
04/26/2012EPA and Mass. DEP Host Public Meeting on Walton and Lonsbury Site in Attleboro
04/26/2012EPA Removal Work Begins at Danvers, Mass. Site
04/25/2012Massachusetts Citizens Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Awards
04/25/2012Connecticut Citizens and Organizations Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Award
04/25/2012New Hampshire Citizens Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Awards
04/25/2012Vermont Citizens Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Awards
04/25/2012Two Maine Citizens Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Awards
04/25/2012Rhode Island Citizens Receive Prestigious Regional EPA Environmental Awards
04/21/2012Annual Charles River Report Card Shows Water Quality Remaining Good and Improving
04/19/2012Mount Hope Bay Seek “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
04/19/2012Final Clean Water Permit Issued for Proposed Russell Biomass Facility in Russell, Mass.
04/18/2012EPA Orders AVX Corp. to Clean Up New Bedford Harbor
04/18/2012Earth Day Highlights in Boston Area and New England
04/17/2012Providence Facility Faces EPA Penalty for Hazardous Waste Violations
04/12/2012Final Clean Air Permit Issued for Pioneer Valley Facility in Westfield, Mass.
04/12/2012Northeast Diesel Collaborative Honors Mass. and Vermont Groups for Reducing Air Pollution
04/11/2012Revised Settlement with Massachusetts Hazardous Waste Facility Will Benefit Braintree and Boston Citizens
04/11/2012Boston Area Ranked 10th Metropolitan Area for Energy Star Labeled Buildings
04/11/2012Conn. And Mass. Based Landlords Face Fines for Failing to Notify Tenants about Lead Paint
04/10/2012School Bus Company to Implement Anti-Idling Program and Pay Penalties under the Clean Air Act
04/06/2012Statement on Passing of Peter Lord, Environmental Reporter for Providence Journal
03/28/2012Logan Airport Oil Storage Facility Operators Fined for Inadequate Oil Spill Training
03/27/2012Columbia N.H. Sand and Gravel Facility Faces Fine for Discharging Polluted Water
03/20/2012U.S. Government raising awareness of accidental exposures during National Poison Prevention Week
03/20/2012State of Vermont Receives EPA Smart Growth Assistance
03/15/2012Nine New England Organizations Get Energy Star Awards
03/14/2012EPA and MassDEP Joint Statement on Fire Response in Boston’s Back Bay
03/13/20125-Year Review Completed at Pine Street Canal Superfund Site
03/13/2012EPA Reaches Decision for Central Impact Area Cleanup at Camp Edwards
03/12/2012Save Water During Fix a Leak Week - WaterSense Partner of the Year Delta Faucet Company to fix leaks at Boston low-income housing units
03/05/2012Massachusetts Cranberry Farmers Agree to Restore 26 Acres of Wetlands and Pay $75,000 Penalty
03/02/2012Boston’s ‘Circle The City’ Selected as a Signature Urban Project for President Obama's America’s Great Outdoors Initiative
02/22/2012EPA Celebrates New England ENERGY STAR Leaders and Labeled Buildings
02/21/2012EPA Recognizes State Street, Ahold USA and Hartford Fire Insurance Company as  Part of Nation’s Top Green Power Partners
02/17/2012Westerly, R.I. Company Ordered to Comply with Hazardous Waste Requirements
02/07/2012Six New England Communities Will Get EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/01/2012Two New England Companies Fined for Violating Hazardous Waste Management Requirements
01/23/2012State of Vermont Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plants and Operators Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Lebanon, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Narragansett Bay Commission Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Manchester, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Maine Wastewater Control Association Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Warwick, RI Sewer Authority Executive Director Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Greenfield, Mass. Water Pollution Control Facility Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012Vermont Dept. of Environmental Conservation Employee Recognized for Outstanding Service in overseeing State Wastewater Operator Certification
01/23/2012Franklin Pierce University, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/23/2012Claremont, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
01/23/2012City of Groton, Conn. Utilities Water Division General Manager and Water Pollution Control Authority Chief Plant Operator  Recognized for Outstanding Service
01/11/2012Connecticut University Wins EPA Recycling Challenge
01/10/2012Companies Face Fines for Lead Paint Disclosure Violations at Two Navy Bases in New England
01/10/2012$372K in EPA Grants Awarded to Improve Health in New England Communities
01/09/2012Massachusetts Landlords Fined for Failing to Notify Holyoke Area Tenants about Lead Paint
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
01/05/2012EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2010 Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine

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