EPA Awards $6.4M for Research to Support National Water Reuse Efforts

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced research grants totaling $6.4 million to Iowa State University and the Water…

EPA Awards $80M in Water Infrastructure Funding to Kansas at Clean Water Act 50th Anniversary Celebration Where Missouri and Kansas Rivers Meet

EPA Assistant Administrator for the Office of Water Radhika Fox, EPA Region 7 Administrator Meg McCollister, and U.S. Representative Sharice…

EPA Announces Innovative Effort to Bring New Chemicals Used in Electric Vehicle, Semiconductor, Clean Energy Sectors to Market

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a new effort under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) to…

EPA Awards $3.2M Research Grant to Iowa State University

LENEXA, KAN. (OCT. 5, 2022) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced a $3.2 million research grant to Iowa…

Former Southeast Missouri Police Officer Indicted on Civil Rights Charges

Woodrow Massa, 66, of Wayne County, was indicted by a grand jury in U.S. District Court in Cape Girardeau Tuesday…

La EPA anuncia una iniciativa de difusión nacional para reducir la exposición al plomo en comunidades marginadas

WASHINGTON (4 de octubre de 2022) – Como parte del compromiso de la Administración Biden-Harris de promover la justicia ambiental,…

Arizona Company to Pay $182K Penalty to Settle Clean Air Act Claims at its Phoenix Facility

SAN FRANCISCO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a settlement with Reddy Ice Phoenix for EPA’s Clean Air…

EPA Celebrates Children’s Health Month, Highlighting Unprecedented Investment in Protecting Children’s Health

WASHINGTON – October is Children’s Health Month and this year the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is spotlighting the historic resources…

EPA Finalizes Cleanup Plan to Address Additional Contaminated Groundwater in the Olean Well Field Superfund Site in Cattaraugus County, New York

NEW YORK – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its plan to inject non-toxic materials into constructed wells to…

EPA begins demolition and cleanup of Davison Road site in Flint, Michigan

CHICAGO (October 4, 2022) – Today, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will begin demolition of a former corner store at 1815…

EPA to Continue Soil and Groundwater Cleanup at the Cinnaminson Groundwater Contamination Superfund Site in NJ

NEW YORK – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized its plan to address the soil and groundwater contamination associated…

EPA releases 2-year milestone evaluations on Chesapeake Bay cleanup effort; cites challenges, progress, potential

PHILADELPHIA (Oct. 4, 2022) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the results of its evaluation of the Chesapeake Bay…

USIBWC Awards Contract to Kick Off San Diego – Tijuana Water Infrastructure Projects

United States Commissioner Maria-Elena Giner of the International Boundary and Water Commission, United States and Mexico (IBWC) and Environmental Protection…

EPA Announces Nationwide Outreach Initiative to Reduce Lead Exposure in Underserved Communities

WASHINGTON (October 4, 2022) – As part of the Biden-Harris Administration’s commitment to advance environmental justice, the U.S. Environmental Protection…

U.S. Attorney’s Office of the Eastern District of Missouri Takes Part in Department’s Wide-Ranging Efforts to Protect Older Adults

The Justice Department announced today the results of its efforts over the past year to protect older adults from fraud…

EPA 为散装石油储存设施颁发的用水许可证将为切尔西湾及当地社区提供保护

波士顿 — 根据《清洁水法案》,美国环境保护署 (EPA) 为切尔西河(又称切尔西湾)沿岸的散装石油储存设施颁发了五份最终许可证。重新颁发的许可证会指导这些设施采取措施,限制排放雨水和其他可合法排入切尔西河的非雨水排放物,并规定旨在控制设施污染的管理措施。这些限制和控制措施可确保排放物不会污染水质、危害河流中生存的动植物或影响人类健康。EPA 颁发的这些许可证将气候变化的影响纳入考虑范围,尤其是日益严重的风暴和洪水。 EPA 颁发的这些“国家污染物排放淘汰制度”(NPDES) 许可证针对接收、储存和分销汽油、柴油、喷气燃料和燃油等石油产品的五个设施,用于取代 2014 年颁发的许可证。在海运码头,通过船舶和驳船以散装形式接收石油产品及添加剂,并将其转运至每个设施油罐区的地上储存罐中。然后,再通过油罐车、船舶或管道将石油产品运输到场外。 这五个设施包括:位于里维尔的 Gobal Companies, LLC Terminal;位于切尔西的 Gulf Oil Terminal;位于里维尔的 Irving…

EPA Water bay pèmi pou Enstalasyon Estokaj Petwòl Brit) Bulk Petroleum Storage Facilities Pral Pwoteje kominote Chelsea Creek ak Kominote Lokal yo

BOSTON – Ajans Pwoteksyon Anviwònman (Environmental Protect Agency, EPA) Etazini te bay pèmi final yo anba Lwa pou Gen Dlo…

EPA Launches New Online Tools to Provide Communities with Information on Environmental Enforcement and Compliance

WASHINGTON – Today, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced two new online tools available to the public that provide additional…

EPA Water Permits for Bulk Petroleum Storage Facilities Will Protect Chelsea Creek and Local Communities

BOSTON – The U.S. Environmental Protect Agency (EPA) has issued five final permits under the Clean Water Act for bulk…

Los permisos de agua de la EPA para instalaciones de almacenamiento de petróleo a granel protegerán Chelsea Creek y las comunidades locales

BOSTON – La Agencia de Protección Ambiental de Estados Unidos (EPA, por sus siglas en inglés) ha emitido cinco permisos…

Licenças de água da EPA para instalações de armazenamento de petróleo a granel protegerão Chelsea Creek e comunidades locais

BOSTON – A Agência de Proteção Ambiental dos EUA (EPA) emitiu cinco licenças finais sob a Lei da Água Limpa…

EPA Tools to Assist Cleanup in the Wake of Hurricane Ian

ATLANTA (September 30, 2022)– The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is coordinating closely with federal, state, local and tribal partners in the wake of Hurricane…

EPA Finalizes Environmental Justice Action Plan for Land Protection and Cleanup Programs

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Land and Emergency Management announced it has finalized the agency’s “EJ…

EPA Hurricane Fiona Update for September 30

PUERTO RICO – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continues to coordinate closely with federal, commonwealth, territory, and local partners…

EPA Amends Plan to Cleanup Groundwater at the Cosden Chemical Coatings Corp. Superfund Site in Beverly, NJ

NEW YORK – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized an amendment to its original cleanup plan for the Cosden…

Actualización de la EPA sobre el huracán Fiona para el 30 de septiembre

PUERTO RICO – La Agencia de Protección Ambiental de los Estados Unidos (EPA, por sus siglas en inglés) continúa coordinando…

Atlantic Richfield Company Agrees to Complete Multi-Million Dollar Cleanup of the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site

WASHINGTON — The Atlantic Richfield Company (AR) has agreed to complete its cleanup of the Anaconda Smelter Superfund Site (Site) in…

EPA Region 7 Awards $400K Check to Denison, Iowa, for Brownfields Grant

U.S. EPA Region 7 Administrator Meg McCollister is joined by Denison Mayor Pam Soseman, City Manager Bradley Hanson, and other…

EPA Confirms No Further Cleanup Needed at the Universal Oil Products Superfund Site in East Rutherford, New Jersey

NEW YORK – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized its decision that no further cleanup action is needed to…

EPA Announces $26 Million in Funding for New Mexico Water Infrastructure Improvements

DALLAS, TEXAS (September 30, 2022) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced more than $26 million in Bipartisan Infrastructure Law…