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U.S. EPA awards $1.6 million to reduce diesel emissions in Arizona

Thu, 09/17/2020 - 11:00
PHOENIX — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $1,617,086 in Diesel Emission Reduction Act (DERA) grants to public and private partners in Arizona.

環保署敦促颶風莎莉經過的社區避免室內空氣危險,安全使用發電機

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 11:00
達拉斯訊 –(2020年9月14日)美國環保署(EPA)提醒社區、家庭和商業東主留意在颶風莎莉過後,可以導致室內空氣空氣質素差或危險。最重要的是,經常根據指示操作便攜式發電機,並經常在外使用,遠離建築物。在室內使用便攜式發電機或在太接近你的家使用,可導致因來自一氧化碳中毒的受傷或死亡。 在颶風過後,可因常見發生的情況而影響空氣的質素。請注意如你的住家、學校或商業因颶風莎莉而受到損害所帶來的危險。如常一樣,請聽從本地政府部門什麼時候回到疏散中心和除非是情況安全,否則不要進入被損壞的建築物之指示。

La EPA urge a las comunidades que se encuentran en la ruta del huracán Sally que eviten los peligros del aire interior, y que usen los generadores de manera segura

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 11:00
DALLAS – (14 de septiembre de 2020) La Agencia de Protección Ambiental de los EE. UU.

La EPA urge a las comunidades que se encuentran en la ruta del huracán Sally que eviten los peligros del aire interior, y que usen los generadores de manera segura

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 11:00
ATLANTA – (15 de septiembre de 2020) La Agencia de Protección Ambiental de los EE. UU.

EPA kêu gọi các cộng đồng trong đường đi của cơn bão Sally để tránh các nguy hiểm về không khí trong nhà, hãy sử dụng máy phát điện một cách an toàn

Tue, 09/15/2020 - 11:00
DALLAS - (14 tháng 9, 2020) Cơ quan Bảo vệ Môi trường Hoa Kỳ (EPA) nhắc nhở các cộng đồng, gia đình và chủ doanh nghiệp nhận thức được các điều kiện có thể dẫn đến chất lượng không khí trong nhà yếu kém hoặc nguy hiểm sau cơn bão Laura.

EPA Issues Air Quality Advisory and Open Burning Ban for Reservations in Oregon and Washington

Fri, 09/11/2020 - 11:00
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 10 has issued a ban on open burning for all reservations in Oregon and Washington State, due to smoke from large wildfires. This ban takes effect immediately and will remain in effect until further notice.

Recent EPA enforcement cases throughout the PNW

Thu, 09/10/2020 - 11:00
The following summarize enforcement actions the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Region 10 office completed in May and June of 2020. Other, larger cases are publicized via stand-alone news releases found on EPA’s website at www.epa.gov.

EPA and DOJ Reach Settlement Agreement with Ferrellgas, Inc. to Prevent Chemical Accidents at Florida Facility

Thu, 09/03/2020 - 11:00
TAVARES, Fla. - (September 3, 2020) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S.

EPA awards $129,371 to New Mexico Environment Department to monitor air quality

Thu, 09/03/2020 - 11:00
DALLAS – (Sept. 3, 2020) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently awarded $129,371 to the New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) to monitor ambient air quality for fine particulate matter (PM 2.5).

EPA Announces Air Quality Improvements and Clean Diesel Grant in Indiana

Thu, 09/03/2020 - 11:00
INDIANA (September 3, 2020) – U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) today announced air quality improvements in Indiana and a $521,201 Diesel Emissions Reduction Act (DERA) grant to reduce diesel emissions throughout the state.

EPA settlement penalizes Superior Concrete Materials For Clean Air Act violations at former D.C. location

Wed, 09/02/2020 - 11:00
PHILADELPHIA (September 2, 2020) – Superior Concrete Materials, Inc., has paid a $250,000 penalty to settle multiple Clean Air Act violations that occurred at the former location of Superior’s ready-mix concrete batch plant in Washington, D.C., the U.S.

In Maine, EPA Finalizes Action on Certain Marine Diesel Engines Providing Regulatory Relief for American Lobstermen and Pilot Boat Captains

Thu, 08/20/2020 - 11:00
Kennebunkport, Maine (August 20, 2020) — Today, at a press conference with the Maine Lobstermen’s Association, U.S.

Missouri, Ohio, Nebraska and Texas Breathing Clean Air as EPA Proposes to Redesignate Areas in Attainment for Sulfur Dioxide 2010 NAAQS

Fri, 08/14/2020 - 11:00
WASHINGTON (August 14, 2020) — This past week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed to find that areas in Missouri, Ohio, Nebraska, and Texas are meeting the 2010 federal air quality standards for sulfur dioxide.

In Pittsburgh, Administrator Wheeler Announces Final Air Regulations for Oil and Gas Removing Redundant Requirements, Streamlining Implementation, and Reducing Burdens

Thu, 08/13/2020 - 11:00
PITTSBURGH (August 13, 2020) — Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced two final rules for the oil and natural gas industry that removes ineffective and duplicative requirements while streamlining others.

Administrator Wheeler Delivers on President Trump’s Administration’s Efforts to Strengthen, Promote American Energy in Pittsburgh

Thu, 08/13/2020 - 11:00
PITTSBURGH (August 13, 2020) — Today, at a press conference at the Energy Innovation Center in Pittsburgh, Penn., U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Andrew Wheeler announced two final rules related to the New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for the oil an

Clow Valve Company in Oskaloosa, Iowa, Receives EPA Region 7 Pollution Prevention Award

Tue, 08/11/2020 - 11:00
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Iowa City VA Health Care System Receives EPA Region 7 Pollution Prevention Award

Tue, 08/11/2020 - 11:00
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EPA Announces Significant Air Quality Improvement in Jefferson County, Kentucky

Mon, 08/10/2020 - 11:00
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (August 10, 2020) – Today, the U.S.