November 21, 2013 Ohio EPA Seeks Comments on Proposed Particulate Nonattainment Areas
Based on air quality monitoring data, Ohio EPA is planning to recommend that U.S. EPA designate seven counties as nonattainment under the new federal annual particulate matter standard. Public comments will be accepted until Dec. 5 and at two public hearings.
November 19, 2013 GE Aviation Expanding its Engine Testing Ability
GE Aviation Expanding its Engine Testing Ability
Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally and officials from Southwest Regional Air Quality today toured GE Aviation in Evendale to view a facility expansion that was aided by a prompt review of GE Aviation’s air permit application.
November 14, 2013 Ohio EPA Director Celebrates Updated Recycling Efforts
Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally today toured the newly rebuilt Rumpke Material Recovery facility in St. Bernard, Ohio, as part of a grand opening event of the facility.
November 8, 2013 Ohio EPA to Accept Comments Regarding Caesar Creek Marina Project
The public may comment on potential water quality impacts associated with proposed construction of a new 419-slip recreational marina at Caesar Creek Lake. A public meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Nov. 19, 2013, in the Caesar Creek State Park Day Lodge, 8570 E. State Route 73, Waynesville, Ohio.
October 31, 2013 Ohio EPA to Accept Comments Regarding Zimmer Residual Waste Landfill
The public may comment on a proposed expansion of Duke Energy’s Zimmer Residual Waste Landfill at a 6:30 p.m. meeting on Nov. 13, 2013, in the Moscow Community Center, 30 Wells St., Moscow.
September 26, 2013 Hamilton County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
The Surrey Square Mall, located at 4500 Montgomery Road in Norwood, has been investigated and cleaned to standards appropriate for commercial or industrial redevelopment.
September 16, 2013 Ohio EPA Requests Recognition of Improved Air Quality in Logan County; Public Hearing to be Held Sept. 25
The State of Ohio plans to ask U.S. EPA to officially recognize that air quality in parts of Lake Township, Logan County, meets the 2008 federal lead standard.
August 29, 2013 Enon Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Drinking Water Quality Improvement
Thanks to a low-interest Ohio EPA construction loan, the city of Enon will replace 1,330 existing, worn-out, individually read water meters with new, radio-read water meters and their supporting components and purchase six portable leak detectors.
August 20, 2013 Greene County Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
Wright State University’s National Center for Medical Readiness will have a new home on land that formerly housed the Southwestern Portland Cement Company, later Cemex.
August 20, 2013 Dayton Property Receives Covenant Not to Sue Under Ohio EPA’s Voluntary Action Program
A former foundry site, active from 1897 until 1981, has been investigated and cleaned to commercial or industrial standards thanks to the voluntary efforts of the city of Dayton.
August 14, 2013 Urbana Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Meet Future Needs
The city of Urbana will improve the water quality in the Mad River, save an estimated $4.5 million and better position itself for growth thanks to a $20.7 million low-interest loan from Ohio EPA.
August 14, 2013 Blanchester Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan to Improve Water Plant
Residents in the village of Blanchester will have better drinking water infrastructure as a result of a drinking water plant replacement funded by a $4.8 million low-interest loan from Ohio EPA.
August 1, 2013 Ohio EPA Offers Public Hearing on Draft Hazardous Waste Renewal Permit for Veolia Technical Solutions
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, to accept comments on a draft hazardous waste renewal permit for Veolia ES Technical Solutions (Veolia).
July 29, 2013 Hamilton County Project Receives Ohio EPA Loan for Public Health Improvement
Ohio EPA has approved a $491,141 loan for the Village of Cleves that will allow the city to construct the Elizabethtown water mains phase 2 project.
July 16, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant to The Ohio State University
The Ohio State University – College of Food, Agricultural & Biological Engineering, has received a grant for $5,000 environmental education mini grant from Ohio EPA to conduct its program “Low-cost, Low-energy Wastewater Treatment for Food Processors.”