Category Archives: EPA Regulations

Latest news and information directly from the EPA related to new or updated regulations.

EPA Announces 2019 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA)02/13/2020Contact Information: WASHINGTON (Feb.13, 2020) — In Fiscal Year (FY) 2019, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) continued to strengthen its collaborative partnership with state and tribal programs to assure compliance with federal environmental laws. EPA continued to focus its resources in areas that will have a major environmental or human health…
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EPA Reaches Settlement with Renovators on Rehab Addict and Bargain Mansions Television Shows for Alleged Violations of Lead Based Paint Regulations

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) 02/12/2020 Contact Information:  WASHINGTON (February 12, 2020) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached settlements with Detroit Renovations, LLC and Growing Days, LLC to resolve alleged violations of federal regulations intended to reduce the hazards of lead paint exposure during renovations. The companies are respectively affiliated…
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EPA,Department of Justice and the State of California Clean Air Act Settlement with Kohler Co. will Reduce Emissions by 3,600 Tons

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) Settlement also requires Kohler to pay a $20 million penalty 01/30/2020 Contact Information:  WASHINGTON (January 30, 2020) — Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Department of Justice and the state of California announced a settlement with Kohler Co. (Kohler) resolving alleged violations of the Clean Air Act…
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EPA Announces Enforcement Actions to Protect Drinking Water at Eight Federal Facilities

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA)01/17/2020Contact Information: WASHINGTON (January 17,2020) — Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced that it issued eight Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA) enforcement orders to federal facilities in Fiscal Year 2019. The SDWA enforcement orders were issued to ensure public health protection through compliance with federal drinking water standards…
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