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The Environmental Protection Agency awarded $6 million to Johns Hopkins to support continued research and trials aimed at reducing the effects of childhood asthma.
Forthcoming actions from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) including a Federal Implementation Plan to improve air quality on tribal lands should also mean healthier air for local communities if they adequately target pollution from oil and gas ...

In her recent open letter to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), campaigner Dr Rosemary Mason documents what amounts to a cesspool of corruption surrounding sections of the agrochemicals industry and the regulation of glyphosate ...
RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced $5.6 million in funding for Nevada tribes to support environment programs, drinking water, wastewater infrastructure and community education.
JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. (AP) - A southern Indiana city wants the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to give it 10 more years to reduce its raw sewage overflows.

Everybody wants to get in and get out," said Steve Nawrocki, the city council president. The Environmental Protection Agency has been testing homes here for lead and arsenic contaminants. Parks were slated for testing, too, but city officials now want ...
The Environmental Protection Agency has submitted the final volume requirements for renewable fuels for 2017 to the White House Office of Management and Budget.
The Environmental Protection Agency has confirmed that it executed federal search warrants at several southeastern Missouri locations as part of an investigation into alleged misuse or misapplication of dicamba onto herbicide-tolerant soybeans and cotton.
Ann Arbor, MI - U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell is reaching out to the Environmental Protection Agency, raising concerns about the Gelman dioxane plume spreading through the Ann Arbor area's groundwater.
House science Committee Chairman Lamar Smith (R-Texas) on Tuesday accused Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy of giving misleading testimony on an international study on the safety of the widely used herbicide glyphosate.
(Via AMI Newswire) - Federal officials could have issued an emergency order to protect Flint, Mich., residents from tainted drinking water more than a year ago, the EPA reported last week. The EPA's watchdog unit said in a report issued Thursday that ...
In another important step towards reining in harmful air pollution from the oil and gas industry, last week EPA finalized guidelines triggering Clean Air Act requirements for states to address the sector's contribution to ozone smog in areas of the ...
The ruling by a federal judge that the Environmental Protection Agency shirked its responsibility to examine potential job losses over its new air pollution regulations was a Pyrrhic victory for the coal industry, experts said.
The Environmental Protection Agency criticized Tennessee state regulators for significant shortcomings in their enforcement of the Clean Water Act and other federal pollution laws.
The inspector general for the Environmental Protection Agency says the agency, as early as June 2015, had sufficient information to issue an emergency order to protect residents of Flint, Mich.
This might have been a tough week for Monsanto Co. The Environmental Protection Agency was slated to hold four days of public meetings focused on essentially one question: Is glyphosate, the world's most widely used herbicide and the lynchpin to ...
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA) Chairman John Barrasso (R-WY) and SCIA member Senator John McCain (R-AZ) sent a letter to Attorney General Loretta Lynch and Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator ...
U.S. EPA employees caught watching pornography on the job expressed surprise, boredom and ultimately regret for their actions, according to documents obtained by E&E News under the Freedom of Information Act.
Months before it was under heavy fire and halted funding of a tribal consortium's "What's Upstream" campaign targeting Washington agriculture, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) knew the taxpayer-funded effort would engage in state political ...
HERKIMER, N.Y. - Crews on Wednesday were working to clear out the debris left behind at the site of the old Glory Days building on North Main Stree.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Oct. 20 - The United States Environmental Protection Agency is the latest organization to join the National Consortium for Data science.
The Environmental Protection Agency issued new rules Thursday to cut smog-forming ozone emissions from fracking. The new rules, although nonbinding, are ...
Boston - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency this week upheld a federal court order requiring General Electric to truck tons of PCB waste dredged from the Housatonic River to a licensed out-of-state facility.
Belinda Barnes grew up on the San Jacinto River, fishing, crabbing and water skiing whenever she got the chance. On Thursday, she told officials with the U.S.
The court's decision held that the EPA was legally required to provide evaluations of "potential loss or shifts in employment" caused by four different greenhouse gas regulations.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was slated to hold four days of public meetings, Oct. 18-21, focused on essentially one question: Is glyphosate, ...
The inspector general for the Environmental Protection Agency says the agency, as early as June 2015, had sufficient information to issue an emergency order to protect residents of Flint, Mich.
On Monday night, the EPA presented its five-year review of the Superfund cleanup in Butte to a room full of frustrated residents and officials.
workers are in the process of cleaning up a Sunoco Gas line leak on the south side of Lima.
Late last month, an appeals court in Washington, D.C., heard a case that will determine whether the Environmental Protection Agency has the power to require ...
The Environmental Protection Agency recently issued a fine against Finger Lakes LPG Storage for what they say continuing worker safety and Clean Air Act violations.
The Environmental Protection Agency began Monday a weekslong cleanup at the site of an explosive industrial fire that forced about 300 people from their ...
The U.S. EPA has fined a Portland, Oregon based remodeling firm, Hammer & Hand Inc., $69398, for failing to comply with federal lead-based paint rules.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently levied a $40,000 fine on Twin Lakes, for failure to adequately support, secure and label phosgene equipment and pipes.
Frank O. Hunter Park in Alexandria is not contaminated with creosote-related chemicals, but some sediment in a nearby canal is. That's the upshot of a letter from the Environmental Protection Agency to Mayor Jacques Roy. The EPA letter says the agency ...
Silver Bow Creek meanders through the slag canyon on south Montana Street in this file photo. The EPA's 5-year review of the Butte cleanup drew criticism at a ...
UB has received a 2016 Green Power Leadership Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the EPA announced Monday.
Representatives from the Environmental Protection Agency presented two possible remediation plans Tuesday to address groundwater contamination caused by the former Chem-Fab electroplating and metal etching facility on Broad Street in Doylestown.
CHAMPAIGN -- People may finally get some answers about toxins in their homes. It's a situation they've dealt with for years.
President Obama's environment chief said Tuesday an international agreement to phase out a globe-warming refrigerant chemical came together because it's a low-cost way to combat climate change.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has not properly estimated the potential job losses in the coal and other industries affected by its regulations, a federal judge ruled Monday.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - The Environmental Protection Agency has upheld its plan to require General Electric to clean chemicals from a western Massachusetts river.
... to manage an ecosystem that has this much impact on the environment, where you have to deal with 1,800 different entities for the government," said Robin Thottungal, chief data scientist and director of analytics at the Environmental Protection Agency.
Cleveland, Ohio - The Ohio EPA is preparing to release an updated report that raises new concerns about a contentious expanse of toxic sediment located in Lake Erie offshore from Cleveland's East Side.
BECKLEY, W.Va. (AP) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency must begin evaluating how many power plants and coal mining jobs are lost because of air pollution regulations, an analysis it hasn't done in decades, a federal judge in West Virginia on ...
Oct. 14 - The Environmental Protection Agency is overstepping its Clean Air Act authority to discourage construction of new coal-fired power plants in favor of cleaner generation sources the agencies prefers, opponents of carbon dioxide limits on new ...


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