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After Extensive Consultation and Analysis, EPA Announces Two Actions on the Upper Hudson River PCB Cleanup in New York

News Releases from Region 02 04/11/2019 Contact Information:  NEW YORK - Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking two distinct steps on the Upper Hudson River PCB (polychlorinated biphenyls) cleanup in New York state, as follows: 1. The issuance of the five-year review, which includes EPA’s decision to defer a determination of the protectiveness…
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EPA Honors 2019 ENERGY STAR® Partners of the Year in New York and New Jersey

News Releases from Region 02 04/10/2019 Contact Information:  NEW YORK – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2 and the U.S. Department of Energy are honoring 26 ENERGY STAR partners for their outstanding contributions to public health and the environment. These enterprises have earned ENERGY STAR Awards for demonstrating national leadership in cost-saving energy…
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Student Teams from Cornell University and New Jersey Institute of Technology Awarded $45,000 EPA Grant for Innovative Technology Projects

News Releases from Region 02 03/19/2019 Contact Information:  NEW YORK – This week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced $45,000 in funding for three student teams through its People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) grants program. Student teams from New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) and Cornell University are receiving funding to develop sustainable…
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EPA Announces 2018 Annual Superfund Accomplishments

News Releases from Region 02 EPA Region 2 Leads the Nation in Superfund Deletions with 75 since Program Began 03/04/2019 Contact Information:  Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing Superfund’s annual report covering major accomplishments and environmental progress during fiscal year (FY) 2018. EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler traveled to the Berry’s Creek Study…
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