July 9, 2013 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing for Nexeo Draft Hazardous Waste Permit Renewal
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on July 23 regarding the issuance of a draft permit to allow Nexeo Solutions LLC and Ashland Inc. to continue operating a hazardous waste storage facility in Moraine.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards 18 Community Recycling Grants
Ohio EPA is awarding grants to assist 18 communities with strengthening local recycling and litter prevention efforts through the Community Recycling Grant program.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Encourages Job Creation Through Recycling Programs
Thirteen projects across Ohio were awarded $1.7 million through the Recycling Market Development Grant program offered by Ohio EPA.
May 2, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards More Than $527,000 for 2013 Litter Cleanups and Tire Amnesties
Forty five communities will benefit from litter collection efforts or new tire amnesty collection programs thanks to grants from Ohio EPA.
April 22, 2013 Ohio EPA, Hamilton County Recycling & Solid Waste District Announce $250,000 Recycling Grant
Responding to a need from Ohio’s glass manufacturers, Ohio EPA, in partnership with the Hamilton County Recycling and Solid Waste District and cooperation with Rumpke Recycling, has provided $250,000 to help purchase equipment to screen, clean and sort glass. This is important in the glass recycling industry.
April 22, 2013 National Program Awards Ohio EPA Bronze Recognition for its Environmental Accomplishments
Ohio EPA has been awarded bronze recognition from the State Electronics Challenge—a national environmental stewardship program—for decreasing the environmental footprint of its computer equipment.
March 15, 2013 Public Invited to Comment on Draft Permit Issued for Landfill Expansion in Ashtabula County
A draft permit to expand the Geneva Landfill in Ashtabula County will be the focus of a March 28, 2013, Ohio EPA public meeting.
March 14, 2013 Public, Private Partners Unite to Clean Up Mountain of Waste at Illegal Dump
With a mountain of waste behind them stretching 20 feet high and covering about an acre of land, Ohio EPA Director Scott Nally, Franklin County Public Health (FCPH) Commissioner Susan Tilgner and Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) Executive Director Ron Mills announced today their agencies’ joint effort to help clean up the county’s largest illegal dump at 1388 Stimmel Road.
March 12, 2013 Ohio EPA Hosting Meeting about Williams County Landfill Expansion
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 7 p.m. on Thursday, March 28, 2013, to accept comments on a proposed vertical expansion of the Williams County Landfill near Bryan.
February 12, 2013 Sunny Farms Landfill Expansion Approved
Ohio EPA has approved a lateral expansion permit to Sunny Farms Landfill LLC, 12500 West County Road 18, south of Fostoria.
January 31, 2013 Ohio EPA Considering Erie County Landfill Expansion Request
Ohio EPA will hold a public information session and hearing at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, to accept comments on a proposed vertical expansion of the Erie County Landfill near Milan.
January 7, 2013 Environmental Regulators To Host Public Meeting Regarding Clean Water Limited
A group of environmental regulators including Ohio EPA, the Regional Air Pollution Control Agency and Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County’s Environmental Health Divison, will host a public meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, to offer area residents an opportunity to discuss the Drexel-based Clean Water Limited facility.
January 2, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Public Meeting Regarding St. Bernard Landfill Waste Delineation Plan
Ohio EPA will host a public meeting on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, to offer area residents an opportunity to learn about the waste delineation plan that will be used to determine the landfill limits of the closed St. Bernard landfill.
December 14, 2012 Wood County Returns Solid, Infectious Waste Program Oversight to Ohio EPA
Residents of Wood County should contact Ohio EPA’s Northwest District Office in Bowling Green about questions or issues with solid waste in the county.
December 11, 2012 Ohio EPA Drafts Hazardous Waste Rules to Require Report Every Two Years
Ohio EPA is holding a review period for interested parties to make comments on a package of nine proposed hazardous waste rules regarding reporting requirements.