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08/23/2012EPA and Baltimore's CNX Marine Terminals, Inc. Settle Water and Waste Violations
08/21/2012Occidental Chemical Corp. Moves Forward with Cleanup at New Castle, Delaware, Facility
08/21/2012EPA Grant to Turtle Creek Valley Council of Governments will help assess Allegheny County properties for potential redevelopment
08/20/2012EPA Awards $55,600 to Promote Deckers Creek Restoration
08/20/2012Responsible parties to pay $29.8 million in cleanup costs for Big John’s Salvage-Hoult Road Superfund Site
08/20/2012Upgrades at Fairmont Water Plant to Strengthen Public Health Protections, Help Economy
08/15/2012EPA Awards $58,000 to Pennsylvania Horticultural Society to Revitalize Philadelphia-Area Watershed
08/13/2012EPA Sponsors Free Integrated Pest Management (Pest Control) Training for Multi-family Housing to be held September 12 in Philadelphia, Pa.
07/31/2012Hopewell, Va., Company to Pay $175,000 Penalty to Settle Clean Air Act Violations at Manufacturing Facility
07/27/2012EPA Awards $173,400 for Maryland Student Initiatives
07/25/2012EPA Completes Drinking Water Sampling in Dimock, Pa.
07/25/2012Shenango, Inc. Settles Air and Water Pollution Violations with EPA, Pennsylvania and Allegheny County
07/25/2012Talisman Energy to pay $62,000 penalty for violations at 52 natural gas facilities in Pa.
07/11/2012EPA presents $200,000 brownfields grant to help clean up former TS and T Pottery site in Chester, W. Va.
07/10/2012New treatment system cleaning up groundwater At Crossley Farm Superfund Site
06/27/201210 Communities and Organizations Selected for Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Funding during Green Jobs Training Event
06/20/2012EPA Welcomes Philadelphia as its Newest Green Power Community Partner
06/14/2012Current, Former Owners of Earlysville, Va., Aircraft Plant to Investigate Site Contamination
06/14/2012Culpeper, Va. settles alleged environmental violations at water treatment facility
06/07/2012Huntington W.Va. Settles Storm Water Violations with EPA
05/31/2012EPA Evaluates States’ Final Phase II Watershed Implementation Plans for Restoring the Chesapeake Bay
05/31/2012EPA, Precision National Plating reach settlement on cleanup at Clarks Summit, Pa. site
05/23/2012EPA Settles Clean Air Act Cases Against Six D.C. Gas Stations
05/23/2012EPA Settlement with Follansbee Chemical Plant
Will Improve Air Quality
05/09/2012Students Recognized For Protecting Drinking Water Sources
05/01/2012Sentara Norfolk General Hospital Settles Hazardous Waste Violations
04/26/2012EPA Grants Funding for Greening Philadelphia
04/26/2012EPA Agreement with Amtrak Brings Greater Drinking Water Protections for Riders
04/26/2012U.S. Navy Settles Underground Storage Tank Violations at Hampton Roads Facility
04/26/2012University of Pennsylvania Wins Top Honors Nationwide in EPA's Green Power Challenge
04/18/2012EPA Welcomes Ten Philadelphia Area ShopRite Stores and Philabundance into the Food Recovery Challenge
04/17/2012EPA Recognizes the Borough of State College for Curbside Food Recycling
04/12/2012ST Products to Pay $75,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations at Blair County, Pa. Facility
04/12/2012EXCO Resources to Pay Penalty for Safe Drinking Water Act Violations in Clearfield County, Pa.
04/12/2012EPA and American Rivers Award $1.37 Million in Grants to Restore Potomac Highlands Rivers, Clean Water
04/12/2012EPA Announces DC-Area Has Second Highest Number of ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings in U.S.
04/11/2012EPA Announces DC-Area Has Second Highest Number of ENERGY STAR Certified Buildings in U.S.
04/10/2012EPA Administrator Jackson and Philadelphia Mayor Nutter Sign Landmark Green City, Clean Waters Partnership Agreement
04/03/2012Chesapeake Bay restoration efforts take another step forward with Watershed Implementation Plans
03/26/2012EPA Cites Realty Company for Violating Federal Law on Notice of Lead-based Paint Hazards in Reading, Pa.
03/14/2012EPA Encourages Saving Water During Fix a Leak Week
03/13/2012Sauer Dump Added to EPA Superfund List
03/13/2012Metro Container Corp. site added to Superfund list
03/13/2012EPA and Delta Faucet Teaming Up to Save Water for Fix a Leak Week
03/13/2012EPA Announces $4 Million in New Funding to Assist
Local Governments with Bay Cleanup
03/12/2012Aerial re-vegetation resumes on Appalachian Trail portion
of Palmerton Zinc Superfund Site
03/12/2012EPA Sponsors Essentials for Healthy Home Practitioners Course to be held March 13-14 in Washington, D.C.
03/08/2012Ellwood Quality Steels Company Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at New Castle, Pa. Facility
03/08/2012EPA Celebrates 20th Year as Exhibitor in the Philadelphia Flower Show with Best of Show Award in the Non-Academic Education Category
03/01/2012Welch, W.Va. Settles Clean Water Act Violations
03/01/2012Armstrong Environmental Services to Pay $35,000 Penalty for Clean Water Act Violations at Lancaster, Pa. Facility
02/28/2012Lewes, Del., to Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/28/2012Four Pennsylvania Communities
-- Greensburg, Marietta, Newtown and Northampton --
To Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/28/2012Roanoke to Receive EPA Smart Growth Assistance
02/22/2012Allegheny-Ludlum to pay $535,000 in cleanup costs
for Breslube-Penn Superfund site
02/21/2012Pennsylvania Company Settles Toxic Chemical Reporting Violations at Nazareth, Pa. Facility
02/09/2012Maryland Company Settles Pesticides Violations
02/08/2012Green Streets-Green Jobs-Green Towns Grants Available to Improve Chesapeake Bay Water Quality, Cities, and Towns
02/07/2012Deadline Fast Approaching for Schools to Enter the Green Ribbon School Competition
01/25/2012EPA reaches settlement with companies to pay cleanup costs for Occidental Chemical Corp. Superfund site
01/19/2012EPA to Begin Sampling Water at Some Residences in Dimock, Pa.
01/17/2012EPA recommends radon testing in January - Protect your family from the second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S.
01/10/2012Pennsylvania Company to Pay $25,347 Penalty for Inadequate Oil Spill Prevention at Harrisville, Pa. Facility
01/10/2012Apartment House Owner Settles Violations of Lead-Paint Notification Rule in Reading, Pa.
01/05/2012Overexposure to radon:
Second leading cause of lung cancer in the U.S.
01/04/2012Scranton sewer authority penalized for safety violations
12/20/2011Delmar’s new state-of-the-art wastewater treatment facility unveiled
12/16/2011DuPont Settles Hazardous Waste Violations at Deepwater, N.J. Facility
12/15/2011Augusta County Twice Honored by EPA
For Protecting Waters
12/08/2011SEPTA Receives $1.2 Million EPA Grant to Improve Air Quality
11/30/2011EPA Notifies Four West Virginia Growers to Obtain Discharge Permits
11/29/2011EPA Food Recovery How-to Workshop for
Grocery, Retail, Food Bank, Composting and Government Agencies Staff
11/22/2011U.S. Settles Clean Water Act Violations with Koehler-Bright Star Inc.
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - Gannon University
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - James Madison University
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - University of Delaware
11/18/2011EPA Awards 45 Universities with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - Drexel University
11/16/2011EPA Sponsors Free Training on Energy Audits and Healthy Home Technologies for Contractors and Home Improvement Workers
11/15/2011EPA and GSA Recognize the Newest Electronics Certified Recycling Facility
11/10/2011EPA, DNREC Reach Settlement With DuPont Corp. For Water Quality Violations
11/10/2011EPA Releases Final Reports on Air Toxics near Four Western Pennsylvania Schools
11/07/2011EPA Grant to Help Protect Children's Health in Washington, D.C.
11/07/2011Attention: Contractors, Property Managers, Landlords and Anyone Working on Residential Renovation, Repair and Painting - EPA Hosts Free Webinar on Nov. 10 for Mid-Atlantic Region on Lead-Based Paint Rule
11/04/2011EPA, DOE Partner to Develop Renewable Energy on Potentially Contaminated Sites -- Delaware’s Standard Chlorine site considered for clean energy project
10/31/2011EPA Settles Case Alleging PCB Violations at Office Building in Philadelphia
10/25/2011EPA’s newest Green Power Partner: Amerigroup’s Virginia Beach National Support Center
10/25/2011Hilton Moves to Top 10 on EPA’s Top 50 purchasers of Green Power
10/25/2011EPA recognizes Carnegie Mellon as a Top Buyer of Green Power
10/25/2011EPA Recognizes Maryland Panera Bread as New Green Power Partner
10/25/2011Lead poisoning: number one environmental health threat to children ages six and younger in the U.S.
10/24/2011EPA Names New Head of its Criminal Investigation Program for the Mid-Atlantic Region
10/18/2011EPA Grant to Help Protect Children's Health in Baltimore
10/13/2011Pittsburgh to host emergency preparedness conference
10/12/2011Dominion Settles Clean Water Act Violations at Equestrian Estates
10/06/2011EPA and Sherwin-Williams Company Settle Case Alleging Hazardous Waste Violations at Baltimore Facility
10/06/2011Companies settle alleged environmental violations at Hercules Franklin Plant in Courtland, Va.
10/05/2011EPA Approves New Performance Standards for D. C. Stormwater
09/28/2011Merck to Pay $1.5 Million Penalty for Environmental Violations at Two Pa. Pharmaceutical Plants
09/27/2011Swarthmore Ranks 3rd in National Competition to use Green Power
09/27/2011Maryland’s Montco Communities Rank High in National Competition to use Green Power

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