Latest Clean Water Act Stories

2014-03-05 16:22:23

BRISTOL, Va., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE: ANR) today announced that it has entered into a consent decree with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and three states regarding claims under the Clean Water Act. The consent decree resolves a complaint by the EPA and state agencies alleging that the company's mining affiliates in Kentucky, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia exceeded...

2014-02-13 08:22:48

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 13, 2014 PRNewswire/ -- The world's foremost experts on storm- and surface-water quality are preparing to gather at the Portland Convention Center next August 3-7 to explore the newest surface and stormwater pollution prevention and mitigation technologies, share their recent experiences, and discuss which strategies are most effective in minimizing surface water pollution. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130529/LA22573LOGO) With clean water and...

2014-01-22 08:23:25

SPRINGFIELD, Va., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Versar, Inc. (NYSE MKT: VSR) announced today that it has been awarded a contract with Frederick County, Maryland, to support the County's National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) and Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit compliance. With a capacity of $2.25 million over three years, this award will allow Versar to continue to provide a wide range of stormwater and watershed services to Frederick County....

2013-12-12 23:03:00

MI Windows and Doors of Texas was recently recognized for complying with the city of Carrollton’s Industrial Pretreatment Program regulations for the 9th year in a row. (PRWEB) December 12, 2013 On December 3rd, the City of Carrollton Environmental Services Department held an awards ceremony honoring 12 companies for their commitment to and compliance with the environmental requirements set by the Industrial Pretreatment Program. Among those awarded was MI Windows and Doors (formerly...

2013-11-20 23:23:09

Easy-to-use, cost-effective, Web-based solution enables electronic management of compliance obligations imposed by environmental regulations or facility-specific permits MADISON, CT (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 ProEnvironmentWare, Inc., a developer of Web-based environmental compliance management solutions, announced the launch of ProComplianceWare™ (PCW), a cost-effective, easy-to-use, Web-based environmental management system that enables companies to electronically manage compliance...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'