Latest Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Stories

2014-09-26 23:07:31

Northwater Consulting and Prairie Analytical have aligned their resources to provide locally based environmental services and consulting to support the adaptation of Illinois’ new hydraulic

2011-08-17 10:20:00

EIP and PRN "Name Names" of 12 Illinois U.S. Representatives Siding With Coal Industry Over Constituents Impacted by 22 Coal Ash Pollution Sites - 2nd Largest Concentration in the U.S. CHICAGO, Aug.

2011-05-24 12:00:00

WHEELING, Ill., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Waste Management of Illinois today raised its commitment to use clean-burning natural gas-powered garbage and recycling trucks with the dedication here of a new filling station for compressed natural gas (CNG). Joining Waste Management were officials from north suburban communities, the State of Illinois, the Gas Technology Institute, the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, and Chicago Area Clean Cities (CACC) Coalition, a voluntary...

2010-04-30 12:51:00

CHICAGO, April 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Environmental Law & Policy Center commends the Obama Administration for proposing new federal air pollution reduction standards today that would sharply reduce mercury and other toxic pollutants from industrial boilers and solid waste incinerators.

2009-09-10 07:20:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- If you're willing to be part of the solution to air pollution, this could be your lucky month. A unique program sponsored by Partners for Clean Air and the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency wraps up this week.

2009-08-27 10:48:00

Complaint Is Part of National Initiative to Stop Illegal Pollution from Coal-Fired Power Plants WASHINGTON, Aug.

2009-07-26 13:09:44

Use of the dry cleaning solvent perchloroethylene at certain Illinois sites has left state residents facing cancer and other ailments, scientists say. Scientists have linked exposure to the chemical commonly used at dry cleaning establishments with ailments like cancer, neurological problems and liver damage, the Chicago Tribune reported Sunday. While the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency has targeted nearly 500 Illinois sites for perchloroethylene cleanup efforts, more than 400 sites...

2009-04-21 20:23:47

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2008-10-01 18:00:19

TROY, Mich., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Mrs. Lou Allyn Byus has been named Director of Hydro Designs, Inc.'s Illinois division after 31 years of employment with the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency. During her tenure with the IEPA, Mrs.

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