Friday, Dec. 21, 2018 – Make a New Year’s resolution to help the environment

For Immediate Release No. 18-OPA80

Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced a settlement of a significant hazardous waste liability case against Stericycle, a company that treats and stores hazardous wastes at facilities in Kent and Tacoma.

(BOSTON) – A Hartland, Maine, tannery has agreed to come into compliance with state and federal hazardous waste laws and to pay a penalty of $48,000 to settle claims by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that it violated these laws at its facility in Hartland.

Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018 – Penalties assessed against 76 regulated entities

WASHINGTON  — U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler signed a final rule streamlining standards for managing hazardous waste pharmaceuticals in the healthcare sector.

BOSTON – The U.S.

    The battery boom is coming to China, California and basically everywhere else—and it will be even bigger than previously thought. The global energy-storage market will surge to a cumulative 942 gigawatts by 2040, according to a new forecast from Bloomberg NEF published Tuesday, and that growth will necessitate $620 billion in investment. Sharply falling battery […]

Boston – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has completed comprehensive reviews of site cleanups at two National Priorities List Sites (Superfund Sites) in Maine by performing required Five-Year Reviews of each site.

Boston – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has completed comprehensive reviews of site cleanups at four National Priorities List Sites (Superfund Sites) in Connecticut by performing required Five-Year Reviews of each site.