Posts Tagged ‘Environmental Protection Agency’

Dead Fish, Fouled Water, EPA Misses Opportunity to Fix Power Plant Damage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Suzanne Struglinski, NRDC, (202) 423-6004, [email protected] Tina Posterli, Riverkeeper, (914) 478-4501 x 239, [email protected] Proposed EPA Rule… Read More

EPA Delays Fish-Protection Plan

Gowanus Canal Is ‘Heavily’ Polluted, EPA Confirms

Riverkeeper Responds to EPA Investigation of Gowanus Canal

February 2, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Tina Posterli, Riverkeeper, 516-526-9371, [email protected] Riverkeeper has issued the following statement in response to the initial report E… Read More

Toxic PCBs: New Information Points to Need for Removal, Long Term Effects

Last month, the EPA issued national guidance recommending that schools take steps to reduce potential exposures to PCBs from older fluorescent lighting fixtures, as part of the agency’s ongoing effo… Read More

Ridding the Hudson River of PCBs

The river gets the tandem decision it needs

Enviro groups say EPA’s PCB cleanup plan is a compromise

Enviro Groups: EPA PCB Cleanup Plan is Compromise but will Benefit River, Communities

Hudson River Sloop Clearwater Natural Resources Defense Council Riverkeeper Scenic Hudson FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Contacts: Julia Church, Clearwater, 845 265 8080, ext. 7112, or [email protected]Read More

Riverkeeper Announces Settlement with EPA on Cooling Water Intake Regulations

Agreement Paves Way for New Regulations to Protect Aquatic Species by 2012 On November 22, 2010, Riverkeeper and other environmental organizations signed a settlement agreement with the Environmental … Read More

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