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AG Healey Co-leads Multistate Settlement with American Electric Power to Improve Air Quality 

7/19/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Settlement Secures Funds for Clean Air Projects in Massachusetts and Requires Reductions of Pollution from Midwest Power Plants

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AG's Office Resolves Claims of Illegal Asbestos Work at Archbishop Williams High School in Braintree  

6/27/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Contractors Involved in Project Agree to Penalties, Worker Screenings; Archdiocese Agrees to Comprehensive Review of Asbestos in its Schools

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Massachusetts Environmental Officials Present ‘Green Team’ Awards to Massachusetts Schools 

6/21/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

MassDEP Recognizes Young Environmental Stewardship Educational Activities

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MassDEP Assesses $136,500 Penalty to Southbridge Landfill Operator for Nuisance Odor, Solid Waste and Stormwater Discharge Violations 

6/17/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Violations relate to off-site odors, incomplete cover of solid waste, stormwater discharge, and erosion controls.

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MassDEP Assesses $9,503 Penalty to Allegro MicroSystems for Hazardous Waste Disposal Violations at Former Microchip Facility in Worcester 

6/14/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Company was in the process of closing the facility and was inventorying and disposing of chemicals

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Local Companies Settle Claims of Illegal Dumping in Protected Wetlands and Rare Species Habitat 

6/11/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Settlements Include up to $250,000 in Civil Penalties and Require Wetland Restoration and Clean-Up

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MassDEP Assesses $5,000 in Penalties to Nasoya Foods USA for Continued Odor Violations from its Tofu Manufacturing Plant in Ayer 

5/15/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Company has repeatedly caused conditions of air pollution by the release of odors from its tofu manufacturing plant

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South Lancaster Facility Assessed $9,620 Penalty by MassDEP for Violations of Hazardous Waste, Toxics Use Reduction Regulations 

5/14/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Company had failed to register its waste oil activity or meet waste oil management requirements

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MassDEP Announces Winners of 2019 Public Water System Awards  

5/07/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Awards Ceremony Held as Part of ‘National Drinking Water Week’

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Shrewsbury Man Sued for Demolishing Shed Containing Dynamite, Causing Hazardous Chemical Explosion and Fire  

5/02/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

AG’s Office Alleges Defendants Put Public Health and Safety in Shrewsbury Neighborhood at Risk

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State, Local Officials Celebrate Success of Rockport Water Treatment Facility 

4/26/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

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State, Local Officials Celebrate Success of Worcester Water Treatment Facility 

4/24/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Gap II grant funding program announcement today at city of Worcester's Moylan Water Filtration Plant

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants to Support Electric Vehicle Technologies 

4/23/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

$370,566 in Grants Awarded to 27 Groups for Electric Vehicles and Charging Infrastructure

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Property Owner Sued for Illegal Asbestos Work at Town Fair Tire in Springfield  

4/16/2019 Office of Attorney General Maura Healey

Lawsuit Alleges Haymarket Square Associates is Responsible for Illegally Removing and Disposing of Asbestos-Containing Material

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