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Statewide Program Eradicates Nearly 150,000 Pounds of Toxic Firefighting Foam to Ensure Public Health 

2/25/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

MassDEP Program Removes Old PFAS-contaminated Foams from Fire Department Stockpiles

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants to Support Growing Recycling Businesses 

2/21/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Grants Target Recycling or Re-use of Wood, Plastics, and Mixed Recyclables

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Baker-Polito Administration Awards Grants for Water Management and Conservation Projects 

1/31/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Projects to Increase Conservation, Recharge Aquifers and Prepare for Droughts

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MassDEP Penalizes Dighton-based Company $21,000 for Drilling and Installing Unpermitted Wells in Massachusetts  

1/29/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Company failed to obtain proper certification before engaging in well-drilling business.

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Acton Research Corp. Assessed $8,280 Penalty by MassDEP for Hazardous Waste and Discharge Permit Violations at its Acton Facility 

1/28/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Company exceeded the time limit for storing hazardous waste and failed to comply with hazardous waste container requirements

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Grant Programs to Reduce Vehicle Air Pollution under the Volkswagen Diesel Emissions Settlement 

1/18/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Funding to be invested in Electric Vehicle Charging Stations, Cleaner Vehicles and Equipment

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MassDEP Waste Ban Inspection Program Promotes Recycling 

1/17/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Businesses Found in Violation during 2018 Returned to Compliance

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State and Federal Officials Award $1 Million Settlement Funding to Ecological Restoration Projects in Upper Neponset River Watershed  

1/09/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Three Projects Funded by Blackburn & Union Privileges Natural Resources Settlement

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Raytheon Company Penalized $45,750 for Wetlands Violations in Andover  

1/07/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Work that had been authorized under an emergency certification went beyond what was approved

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Cnossen Realty Trust Assessed $54,600 Penalty by MassDEP for Violating Wetlands Regulations at Uxbridge Property 

1/04/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (MassDEP) has assessed a $54,600 penalty against Cnossen Realty Trust for violating state wetlands regulations at a property that the Trust owns off of Commerce Drive in Uxbridge.

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MassDEP Penalizes Land Air Express New England of Easton $21,000 for Failure to Report Release Diesel Fuel 

1/03/2019 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Company Failed to Report Diesel Spill on February 21, 2018 at Easton Facility

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Worcester Home Improvement Contractor Assessed $51,937 Penalty for Asbestos Violations at Worcester Residential Property 

12/21/2018 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

MassDEP today announced that it has assessed a penalty of $51,937 on contractor Stephen Faro and his business, JAM Quality Home Improvement of Worcester

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MassDEP Assesses Air Safe, Inc. of Chelsea a $28,500 Penalty for Asbestos Violations at Ayer Residence 

12/10/2018 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Asbestos-containing insulation remained after company had completed work

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Baker-Polito Administration Releases VW Emissions Settlement Funding Plan to Electrify Transportation Sector and Reduce Air Pollution 

12/07/2018 Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection

Settlement Funding to be Invested in Electric Buses, EV Charging Stations

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