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EPA cites Idaho Transportation Department facility in Rigby for federal asbestos violations

18 hours 22 min ago
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has settled with the Idaho Transportation Department over federal asbestos violations at an ITD building in Rigby, an eastern Idaho community approximately 90 miles from Yellowstone Park. The settlement includes a $61,250 penalty.

EPA Publishes 28th Annual U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory

18 hours 22 min ago
WASHINGTON (April 14, 2021) — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its 28th annual Inventory of U.S.

EPA Announces Outagamie County Meets Federal Air Quality Standard for Sulfur Dioxide

18 hours 22 min ago
CHICAGO (April 14, 2021) --Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced portions of Outagamie County, Wisconsin, meet the most recent National Ambient Air Quality Standard for sulfur dioxide. The area now meets all NAAQS set to protect public health.  

EPA Honors Four 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award Winners in Missouri

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 11:00
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EPA Honors Two 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award Winners in Iowa

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 11:00
Environmental News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EPA Celebrates Koch Industries in Wichita as 2021 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 11:00
Environmental News FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

EPA Honors 2021 ENERGY STAR® Award Winners

Tue, 04/13/2021 - 11:00
WASHINGTON (April 13, 2021) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S.

The United States Seeks Court Approval of Modification to Settlement Covering the St. Croix Limetree Bay Facility located in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 11:00
NEW YORK  – Today, the U.S. Department of Justice, on behalf of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), filed a motion to enter the first modification to a 2011 consent decree with HOVENSA L.L.C., the prior owner of the Limetree Bay facility, located on St.

South Portland Manufacturer Pays Penalty for Violating Chemical Handling Regulations

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 11:00
S. PORTLAND, MAINE – A company that made media for growing plants in South Portland, Maine, has agreed to pay a $137,294 penalty to settle charges by the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that it violated the Clean Air Act's chemical accident prevention rules.

EPA Settlement with Adhesive Manufacturer Improves Tank and Equipment Safety at Rockland, Mass. Facility

Thu, 04/08/2021 - 11:00
ROCKLAND, MASS. – Under a recent settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), ITW Polymers Sealants North America, Inc.

New Bedford Seafood Processor Pays Penalty for Violating Chemical Accident Prevention Regulations

Wed, 04/07/2021 - 11:00
NEW BEDFORD, MASS. – In a settlement with the U.S.

EPA Releases Case Study on California’s San Pedro Bay Ports Addressing Air Quality and Environmental Justice in Nearby Communities

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 11:00
LOS ANGELES – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new case study on the San Pedro Bay Ports’ Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP), which was the first U.S. port air quality program to include air emission reduction targets.

Multistar pays $135,000 EPA penalty for violations of ammonia storage and risk management rules

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 11:00
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Justice have reached a settlement with Othello-based Multistar Industries, Inc.

EPA Releases Case Study on California’s San Pedro Bay Ports Addressing Air Quality and Environmental Justice in Nearby Communities

Thu, 04/01/2021 - 11:00
WASHINGTON (April 1, 2021) — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released a new case study on the San Pedro Bay Ports’ Clean Air Action Plan (CAAP), which was the first U.S. port air quality program to include air emission reduction targets.

EPA Withdraws Plantwide Applicability Limit Permit for Limetree Bay Refinery in the U.S. Virgin Islands, Will Review Clean Air Act Requirements for the Facility

Thu, 03/25/2021 - 11:00
NEW YORK  – Amid concerns raised by and appeals filed by non-governmental organizations, members of the community and the company itself, the U.S.

EPA Recognizes Argos USA LLC, in Harleyville, South Carolina for Achieving 2020 ENERGY STAR® Certification

Thu, 03/18/2021 - 11:00
ATLANTA (March 18, 2021) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that Argos USA LLC, in Harleyville, South Carolina earned ENERGY STAR certification. Nationwide, 95 U.S.

EPA Announces 2020 ENERGY STAR® Certified Manufacturing Plants in Tennessee

Thu, 03/18/2021 - 11:00
ATLANTA (March 18, 2021) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that seven manufacturing plants earned ENERGY STAR certification in Tennessee. Nationwide, 95 U.S.

EPA Announces 2020 ENERGY STAR® Certified Manufacturing Plants in Kentucky

Thu, 03/18/2021 - 11:00
ATLANTA (March 18, 2021) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that two manufacturing plants earned ENERGY STAR certification in Kentucky. Nationwide, 95 U.S.