All posts tagged EPA

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 ...

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 ...