BOSTON - A marina in Block Island, R.I., has reduced its emissions and taken steps to comply with federal clean air laws following an inspection and follow-up action from the US Environmental Protection Agency.
WASHINGTON-— Today, Department of Transportation Secretary (DOT) Elaine Chao and U.S.
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WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is withdrawing its request that owners and operators in the oil and natural gas industry provide information on equipment and emissions at existing oil and gas operations.
ATLANTA – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded a $1.09 million Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grant to the historic Gees Bend Ferry in Wilcox County, AL.
Administrator Scott Pruitt and Texas Governor Greg Abbott Meet in Washington
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BOSTON - The U.S. EPA has extended the deadline for Environmental Merit Award Nominations to February 17, 2017 at 5PM.
U.S. EPA commits Sanger, Calif., poultry processor to protect workers, local community from risk of chemical releases
SAN FRANCISCO – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement with Pitman Farms, Inc., for violations of federal chemical safety and reporting requirements following three ammonia releases at its poultry processing facility located in Sanger, Calif.
(New York, N.Y. – Jan. 31, 2017) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has finalized a plan to remove contamination in the creek corridor section of the Eighteen Mile Creek Superfund Site, in Lockport, N.Y.
On January 30, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency lifted the ban on outdoor open burning on the Yakama Reservation, thanks to improving weather conditions and reduced air pollution.
Beginning January 20, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is extending a ban on all outdoor open burning on the Yakama Reservation due to stagnant air conditions and elevated air pollution. This burn ban is extended until further notice.
The 4th quarter 2015 newsletter is out. You may obtain it from here
EPA STATEMENT Tim Hamlin, Director, EPA Region 10 Office of Air and Waste:
BOSTON - The owner of a blueberry processing facility in Hancock, Maine has come into compliance with federal requirements designed to protect the public and first responders from exposure to hazardous chemicals, under the terms of a recent settlement with EPA.
BOSTON - The Town of Ashford, Conn. will receive $20,000 from the US Environmental Protection Agency to help pay for a new school bus that emits less pollution than its older bus. The new bus will help reduce pollution linked to health problems such as asthma and lung damage.