All posts tagged EPA

Carolina mayor named to national EPA Advisory Committee and Subcommittee
May 15, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recently announced the appointment of Carolina Mayor José Carlos Aponte- ...

EPA helps restore P.R.’s science lab, air quality monitoring capabilities
April 26, 2018, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is working with federal and local agencies to help the Puerto Rico Environmenta ...

EPA set to finish collection of hazardous household materials in P.R., April 13
April 5, 2018, No Comments

As the Environmental Protection Agency continues to transition from response to recovery in its work to respond to Hurri ...

2 manufacturing plants in P.R. earn EPA’s ‘Energy Star’ certification
March 28, 2018, No Comments

Avara Pharmaceutical Services in Arecibo and Merck in Las Piedras were two of 93 manufacturing plants that earned the U. ...

Aireko Construction ‘disappointed’ over $1.5M fine
August 18, 2017, No Comments

San Juan-based Aireko Construction — which will have to pay a $1.5 million fine after failing to comply with the asbes ...

Former Arecibo battery smelter added to Superfund list
August 1, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced it has added a former battery recycling facility in Arecibo to its Su ...

EPA cleanup proposal for Superfund site in Utuado
July 17, 2017, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection is proposing a cleanup plan to address sources of chemical contamination at the Papele ...

EPA solves dispute with Fajardo’s Marina Puerto del Rey
July 5, 2017, 1 Comment

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has reached an agreement with Marina PDR Operations, LLC, resolving its alleged ...

EPA provides $1M to PR to improve water quality
June 23, 2017, 1 Comment

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency awarded the Puerto Rico Environmental Quality Board a Performance Partnership g ...

Cataño gets $200K EPA grant for site revitalization
June 1, 2017, No Comments

The Municipality of Cataño was among 172 communities across the country selected by the U.S. Environmental Protection A ...