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Maryland Dump Added To EPA Superfund List

A former Dundalk dumping site has been added to the Environmental Protection Agency’s Superfund priority list.

03/13/2012

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation: Md. Plan Underfunded

Maryland’s bay restoration strategy is underfunded and may not get the job done as promised, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation said Tuesday.

03/13/2012

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EPA Evaluates States’ Chesapeake Bay Plans

An Environmental Protection Agency official says West Virginia has made the most improvement on its Chesapeake Bay restoration plans, and Pennsylvania has the most work to do.

02/17/2012

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Obama Budget Cuts Overall EPA Funding, Increases Chesapeake Bay Program

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation says President Barack Obama’s election-year budget has more money for the Environmental Protection Agency’s main program to restore the Chesapeake Bay, but other bay-related programs will see cuts.

02/13/2012

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Md. Among 11 States Suing EPA Over Soot Rules

New York and 10 other states have filed a lawsuit designed to force the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to issue new regulations on soot pollution.

02/10/2012

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EPA Official Promoting Permeable Paving

Nancy Stoner is the Environmental Protection Agency’s top water official, but she’ll be talking about paving when she tours a Bladensburg factory.

02/03/2012

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Farm Bureau Seeks Summary Judgment In Bay Suit

The American Farm Bureau Federation is seeking summary judgment in its suit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s Chesapeake Bay restoration strategy.

01/30/2012

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Energy Savers: ‘Phantom Loads’ Could Increase Your Electric Bill

Are phantom loads overloading your BGE bill?

WJZ-13–01/25/2012

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Report Links Chesapeake Bay Cleanup, Job Creation

A report by the Chesapeake Bay Foundation concludes that storm water and sewage plant upgrades intended to help nurse the environmentally-battered bay back to health would create nearly 250,000 jobs.

01/03/2012

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Bay Proponents: Va. Funding Proposal Falls Short

Chesapeake Bay restoration advocates say Gov. Bob McDonnell’s biennial budget proposal falls short of what’s needed to fund the state’s portion of the bay’s cleanup.

12/30/2011

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Survey To Count Md. Farm Conservation Efforts

Maryland’s secretary of agriculture is urging farmers to participate in a federal survey of conservation practices.

11/08/2011

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Sherwin-Williams To Pay $570K For Hazardous Wastes

The Environmental Protection Agency says paint-maker Sherwin-Williams has agreed to pay $570,000 for alleged hazardous waste violations at a Baltimore plant.

10/18/2011

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