All posts tagged EPA

EPA orders improvements at Toa Alta landfill
April 13, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday ordered the Municipality of Toa Alta, along with current and past ...

EPA seeks nominations for environmental champions
December 15, 2016, No Comments

Each year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recognizes and honors environmental trailblazers – individuals, bu ...

EPA grants UPR $1.6M for pollution prevention projects
December 14, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Tuesday it has granted more than $1.6 million to the University ...

EPA provides $149K for improvements in San Juan
November 30, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday a total of $149,000 in new funding for the Caño Martín Peñ ...

EPA issues $190K fine to Pfizer in Barceloneta
October 26, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency fined Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, LLC $190,000 for not disclosing chemical informat ...

Op-Ed: EPA urges rural P.R. communities to apply for aid
October 7, 2016, 1 Comment

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is inviting rural communities in Puerto Rico to apply for planning assist ...

EPA fines Total Petroleum $345K to settle violations
September 14, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday it has reached an agreement with Total Petroleum Puerto Rico ...

EPA targets Arecibo, Dorado locations for Superfund list
September 8, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency proposed Wednesday adding a former battery recycling facility in Arecibo to its ...

P.R. pesticide distributors settle with EPA, fined $210K
August 19, 2016, No Comments

Under a settlement with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, two pesticide distributors, Superior-Angran LLC and Su ...

Op-Ed: Knowing the risks of pesticide poisonings
April 4, 2016, No Comments

One year ago, a family on vacation on St. John in the U.S. Virgin Islands was poisoned by methyl bromide, a harmful pest ...