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March 20, 2014

Philadelphia Communities Awarded EPA Environmental Justice Grants

$90,000 in U.S. EPA Environmental Justice Grant money has been awarded to three low-income communities in Philadelphia.  The grants will help these communities develop solutions to […]
March 20, 2014

NJDEP to Draft Amendments to the Remediation Standards (NJAC 7:26D)

The NJDEP is in the process of drafting amendments to the Remediation Standards (NJAC 7:26D). Amendments will be drafted over the next year, and the Department expects […]
March 20, 2014

EPA Proposes to Remove the Federal Creosote Site in Manville, New Jersey from Superfund List

The U.S. EPA proposes to remove the Federal Creosote Superfund site in Manville, NJ from the Superfund list.  Beginning in 1919, the site was operated as […]
March 20, 2014

EPA Scientists Use Spiders to Track PCB Transport Across Ecosystems

A team of EPA scientists is conducting a study that uses spiders to track the transport of PCBs through ecosystems in Lake Hartwell, SC. According to the […]