All posts tagged EPA

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 ...

EPA targets 2 people, 1 co. illegally using methyl bromide
March 2, 2016, No Comments

As part of its ongoing work to address the illegal use of toxic pesticides containing methyl bromide in the Caribbean, t ...

EPA announces $26M in funds to clean up diesel engines
February 26, 2016, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Thursday the availability of $26 million in grant funding to establis ...

Op-Ed: Recycling during San Sebastián a huge success
February 9, 2016, No Comments

The San Sebastián Festival is always one of the best of the year, representing the culmination of the holiday celebrati ...

EPA wraps up $7.3M cleanup plan for San Germán site
December 16, 2015, No Comments

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Tuesday it has finalized a plan to address contaminated soil and grou ...