Nickel-containing products play an important role in our daily lives. Compared with other materials, nickel-containing products possess better corrosion resistance, greater toughness, more strength at high and low temperatures, and a range of special magnetic and electronic properties. Therefore, most nickel production is used for alloying elements, coatings, batteries, and some other uses, […]

Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018 – Penalties assessed against 55 regulated entities

BOSTON – Two organizations in New Hampshire were awarded a total of $49,967 by the US Environmental Protection Agency to fund community projects addressing environmental and public health issues.

BOSTON – An Ohio company has agreed to come into compliance with state and federal hazardous waste laws and to pay a penalty of $77,093 to settle claims by the US Environmental Protection Agency that it violated state and federal hazardous waste laws at its facility in North Clar

Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018 – Penalties assessed against 45 regulated entities

      New York — Meeting the future metals needs of electronic vehicles remains a challenge for the mining industry and will require significant levels of investment, an official from one of the world’s largest producers of nickel said Tuesday. Paul Casbar, regional sales manager for the US for Vale, told delegates of the […]

      The spring 2018 federal agency regulatory agenda has been released. The following tables summarize EPA’s plans for proposing and finalizing new RCRA hazardous waste regulations. Rules Announced But Not Yet Proposed   Description of rule Action Scheduled date Revisions to the ignitability (D001) characteristic (e.g., updating the flash point test methods, and […]

(BOSTON) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that the former Synergy manufactured gas facility in Claremont, N.H., is now suitable for reuse and redevelopment after a successful hazardous waste cleanup at the site.

BOSTON – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has proposed a cleanup plan for the Creese & Cook Tannery Superfund Site in Danvers, Massachusetts. The plan fully addresses soil contamination for parcels in the East and West Study Areas.

WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced a total of $1.2 million in cooperative agreements awarded to 10 organizations across the U.S.