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- EPA REGION 7. Neuschafer, Brandon // Air Quality Committee Newsletter;
This section offers news briefs on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as of May 2013. Public comment is being sought by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) on the state's SIP for the 2010 one-hour NO2 National Ambient Air Quality Standard (NAAQS). An air enforcement...
- Prepa falling behind on EPA deadlines. MARINO, JOHN // Caribbean Business;5/22/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 19, p7
The article reports on the predicament of the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (Prepa) which is struggling to meet the deadline of the U.S. government's air-quality standards to be implemented in 2015. It discusses the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Mercury Air Toxics Rule and notes...
- EPA adjusts civil fines for inflation. Figura, Susannah Zak // Occupational Hazards;Mar97, Vol. 59 Issue 3, p86
Reports on the US Environmental Protection Agency's decision to increase fines for environmental violations to ten percent under the Civil Monetary Penalty Inflation Adjustment Rule. Inflation as reason for the increase; Range of penalties affected by the rule.
- EPA boost fines for violations. // Chemical Market Reporter;1/6/97, Vol. 251 Issue 1, p33
Reports that the maximum civil and administrative fines for violations of virtually all federal environmental statutes will increase by ten percent at the end of January 1997 according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
- EPA Settles with TIMCO Engine Center On Alleged Hazardous Waste Violations. // Hazardous Waste/Superfund Alert;7/20/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 13, p5
The article reports that TIMCO Engine Center Inc. in Oscoda, Michigan has paid 104,000 dollars to Environmental Protection Agency Region 5 for alleged violations of federal hazardous waste regulations.
- EPA brings in billions in fines. // Hill;2/10/2014, Vol. 21 Issue 17, p16
The article reports on the $5.6-billion criminal and civil penalties yielded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency over 2013.
- EPA report confirms US chemical industry's progress in reducing air toxicity. // Chemical Business;Mar2006, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p78
Reports on the release of the National Air Toxics Assessment (NATA) report by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Views of the American Chemistry Council on the efforts of the U.S. chemical industry to reduce air emissions and improve air quality; Level of reduction in air emissions of...
- New Source Performance Standards Review for Nitric Acid Plants. Jackson, Lisa P. // Federal Register;8/14/2012, Vol. 77 Issue 157, p48433
The article focuses on a notice issued by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regarding finalization of the new source performance standards (NSPS) for nitric acid plants. The notice also contains a list of entities to be regulated. NSPS issued are for those sources that contribute to...
- EPA sues Navistar. Cannon, Jason // Commercial Carrier Journal;Aug2015, Vol. 172 Issue 8, p12
The article reports on the case filed by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) against Navistar International Corp. for alleged failure to comply with federal emissions standards in the U.S. The suit involves the alleged Clean Air Act violation of the truck company which installed more than...