Environmental Protection Agency

New Bedford Receives Money For Brownfield Assessments
New Bedford is receiving $400,000 from the Environmental Protection Agency to further study brownfield sites in the city.
Michele Paul, director of the city's Office of Environmental Stewardship, says the funding allows her department to assess those contaminated properties, and share the result…
Closing By 2017
A Southeastern Massachusetts power plant recently cited by Federal regulators as one of the state's heaviest polluters is planning to shut down.
EPA To Study Alternatives To CAD Cells
As millions of dollars is being directed toward the removal of PCB's from New Bedford Harbor, the E-P-A says it will conduct a feasibility study to determine whether putting contaminated sediment in so-called cad cells along the shoreline is the best way to go...