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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

A regulatory body of the U.S. federal government responsible for environmental health and well-being. Its writes and enforces regulations within the parameters set up by law. It is charged with protecting water, air, land, and endangered species, as well as with the handling of hazardous waste. For example, the EPA administers legislation requiring registration of all pesticides sold in the U.S. The EPA was established in 1970.
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Modine Manufacturing Company (NYSE:MOD), a world leader in developing heating and cooling solutions for the agriculture, automotive, truck, electronics cooling, heavy-duty and industrial markets, announced today that it has co-sponsored a special waste minimization seminar with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for Region 5, which includes Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Indiana, Ohio, and Minnesota.
The Vertac Lawsuit, which was initially filed in 1980, and which has been described in the Company's periodic reports filed with the SEC, is a cost-recovery action brought by the United States on behalf of the United States Environmental Protection Agency pursuant to the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act of 1980 for the recovery of costs incurred and to be incurred with respect to the remediation of a facility located in Jacksonville, Arkansas, which was owned by the Company and others at various times.
The study, "Exposure of Custodial Employees to Airborne Asbestos," was conducted for the United States Environmental Protection Agency by the Missouri Department of Health's Bureau of Environmental Epidemiology.
The EGR cooler is part of the exhaust after treatment system that will make the engines meet the new 2007 United States Environmental Protection Agency requirements of 90 percent lower emissions for heavy-duty diesel engines starting in January, 2007.
And we've helped our clients with prevention programs that put them on the path to awards such as United States Environmental Protection Agency (US EPA) Energy Star and Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification.
The pamphlet also provides a phone number to the United States Environmental Protection Agency for citizens to call and demand an investigation of Giant's operations around the country, which manage and burn millions of gallons of hazardous waste annually.
At work in over 250,000 locations nationwide, Cadence Network is an EnergyStar Partner of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and a proud supporter of The Arbor Day Foundation.
In Shanghai, Commissioner Kim will take part in an event hosted by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) highlighting the environmental partnership between the ports of Los Angeles and Shanghai.
Automotive pioneer ZAP (PCX:ZP) (NYSE Arca:ZP) announced today the results of fuel economy testing from the United States Environmental Protection Agency for the Smart Car Americanized for ZAP.
Correll serves on the boards of a variety of civic, professional and business organizations, including the Environmental Financial Advisory Board of the United States Environmental Protection Agency and the National Association of Water Companies.
Clean Air Task Force (CATF), Citizens for Pennsylvania's Future (PennFuture) and the Clean Air Board of Central Pennsylvania called on the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to "tell us the whole truth," in response to EPA's release of its National Air Toxics Assessment (NATA) today, estimating that people in the U.
Prior to joining Rasky Baerlein, Cabot spent twelve years with the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), New England.

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