Monthly Archives: December 2014

EPA Provides Over Half a Million Dollars to Protect Wetlands in New Jersey

EPA Provides Over Half a Million Dollars to Protect Wetlands in New Jersey {$excerpt:n} (New York, N.Y.) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded nearly $530,000 to the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission and the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection to protect wetlands throughout the state. “Wetlands provide enormous environmental benefits, and help alleviate harmful…
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EPA Rule Promotes Responsible Hazardous Materials Recycling, Protects Communities

EPA Rule Promotes Responsible Hazardous Materials Recycling, Protects Communities {$excerpt:n} WASHINGTON- The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today finalized new safeguards that promote responsible recycling of hazardous secondary materials and demonstrate a significant step forward in promoting recycling innovation, resulting in both resource conservation and economic benefits, while strengthening protections for environmental justice communities EPA…
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EPA Finalizes Libby Amphibole Asbestos Health Assessment/Risk assessment shows EPA cleanup has reduced cancer and non-cancer risks in Libby and Troy

EPA Finalizes Libby Amphibole Asbestos Health Assessment/Risk assessment shows EPA cleanup has reduced cancer and non-cancer risks in Libby and Troy {$excerpt:n} DENVER – The U.S Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the release of its final Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) health assessment today for Libby Amphibole Asbestos (LAA). This assessment analyzes the potential cancer…
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