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Warren Times Observer
Lead Levels UpBut it's not coming from municipal water. A 2014 report from the Pennsylvania
Lead Levels Up
Warren Times Observer / Posted 16 hours ago
But it's not coming from municipal water. A 2014 report from the Pennsylvania Department of Health shows that Warren County had the second highest percentage of children with blood lead levels (BLL) of five micrograms per deciliter or greater. The... Read more
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York Daily Record
DEP says water systems not source of leadThe agency looks to allay concerns after a report from the Vox website about le
DEP says water systems not source of lead
York Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
The agency looks to allay concerns after a report from the Vox website about lead levels among children. Public water systems aren't causing high levels of lead exposure in York and other Pennsylvania cities, the Pennsylvania Department of... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Pa water systems not the cause of lead exposureHARRISBURG, Pa. –The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has is
Pa water systems not the cause of lead exposure
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 3 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. –The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has issued a response to a report last week that some commonwealth cities and municipalities had lead exposure rates as higher or higher than reported in Flint, Michigan. An... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Wolf considers growing greener rebootHARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf is considering a third round of funding for the near
Wolf considers growing greener reboot
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf is considering a third round of funding for the nearly two-decade-old state Growing Greener program with an emphasis on improving water quality. This proposal is not linked to Wolf’s state budget address next week and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wolf considers growing greener rebootHARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf is considering a third round of funding for the near
Wolf considers growing greener reboot
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf is considering a third round of funding for the nearly two-decade-old state Growing Greener program with an emphasis on improving water quality. This proposal is not linked to Mr. Wolf’s state budget address next week and... Read more
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Roselle Press
DuPage County experts express cautious optimism at Suburban Life economic forecastSeveral shared their thoughts on the subject at the Hometown Forecast luncheon
DuPage County experts express cautious optimism at Suburban Life economic forecast
Roselle Press / Posted 7 days ago
Several shared their thoughts on the subject at the Hometown Forecast luncheon Jan. 26 at the Hilton Lisle-Naperville, hosted by Suburban Life. John Carpenter, president and CEO of economic development organization Choose DuPage, began the lunch as... Read more
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Romeoville Reporter
Suburban Life Media's Hometown Forecast event brings together local business experts: 8 photosPanelists (from left) Bryan Gay, economic development director, Choose DuPage,
Suburban Life Media's Hometown Forecast event brings together local business experts: 8 photos
Romeoville Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Panelists (from left) Bryan Gay, economic development director, Choose DuPage, John Quigley, President and CEO Elmhurst Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Michael S. Brophy, President, Benedictine University, and Paul Martis, commercial real estate... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. board approves new environmental rules for drillers | TribLIVE Neighborhoods A conventional oil well in operation in Forest Co
Pa. board approves new environmental rules for drillers
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods A conventional oil well in operation in Forest County, Pa.Photo by Jasmine Goldband | Trib Total Media The... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
DEP reboots its clean stream strategy with focus on enforcement and dataDEP Secretary John Quigley told members of the media recently the renewed effor
DEP reboots its clean stream strategy with focus on enforcement and data
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
DEP Secretary John Quigley told members of the media recently the renewed efforts are in response to the state's failure to meet clean water goals set by the Environmental Protection Agency. Continuing to fail to meet federal requirements could lead... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tenaska pursues revised air permit for South Huntingdon gas-fired plant Neighborhoods Tenaska's proposed gas-fired power plant is depicted in this
Tenaska pursues revised air permit for South Huntingdon gas-fired plant
TribLIVE / Posted 17 days ago
Neighborhoods Tenaska's proposed gas-fired power plant is depicted in this artist rendering. February... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pennsylvania to tighten methane emissions rules for shale natural gas drillersA proposal to require natural-gas drillers to reduce methane emissions will hel
Pennsylvania to tighten methane emissions rules for shale natural gas drillers
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
A proposal to require natural-gas drillers to reduce methane emissions will help make Pennsylvania a "national leader" in efforts to combat global warming, the Wolf administration said this week. Plugging methane leaks at well pads, compressor... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. House Republicans question Wolf’s crackdown on methaneGov. Tom Wolf's push to more tightly regulate methane emissions from Pennsylvan
Pa. House Republicans question Wolf’s crackdown on methane
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
Gov. Tom Wolf's push to more tightly regulate methane emissions from Pennsylvania shale gas operations likely will face legislative scrutiny as proposals take shape during the next few months. House Republicans have questions about why the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Wolf administration to tighten methane rules for drillersThe Wolf administration says its proposal to require natural-gas drillers to re
Wolf administration to tighten methane rules for drillers
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
The Wolf administration says its proposal to require natural-gas drillers to reduce methane emissions will help make Pennsylvania a "national leader" in efforts to combat global warming. Environmental Secretary John Quigley said Wednesday that... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Pa. gov to tighten methane rules for drillersHARRISBURG (AP) — The Wolf administration says its proposal to require natural-
Pa. gov to tighten methane rules for drillers
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 22 days ago
HARRISBURG (AP) — The Wolf administration says its proposal to require natural-gas drillers to reduce methane emissions will help make Pennsylvania a “national leader” in efforts to combat global warming. Environmental Secretary John Quigley said... Read more
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WTRF Wheeling
Wolf administration to tighten methane rules for drillersThe Wolf administration says its proposal to require natural-gas drillers to re
Wolf administration to tighten methane rules for drillers
WTRF Wheeling / Posted 22 days ago
The Wolf administration says its proposal to require natural-gas drillers to reduce methane emissions will help make Pennsylvania a "national leader" in efforts to combat global warming. Environmental Secretary John Quigley said Wednesday that... Read more
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Pittsburgh City Paper
In some ways, new gas-drilling rules are pretty limited in scopeThe state’s Department of Environmental Protection recently released documents
In some ways, new gas-drilling rules are pretty limited in scope
Pittsburgh City Paper / Posted 22 days ago
The state’s Department of Environmental Protection recently released documents supporting its rewrite of Pennsylvania’s rules for oil and gas drilling. Those rules had not been updated since 2001 — several years before the Marcellus Shale boom... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wolf wants to reduce drilling methane emissions by 40 percentHARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf wants to reduce emissions of methane from the natura
Wolf wants to reduce drilling methane emissions by 40 percent
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
HARRISBURG — Gov. Tom Wolf wants to reduce emissions of methane from the natural gas industry by 40 percent during the next five years. Concerns about climate change and health risks are behind the new state plan announced Tuesday. It calls for new... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hexane remains a concern with Perdue plantThe company said that installing regenerative thermal oxidizers would be expens
Hexane remains a concern with Perdue plant
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
The company said that installing regenerative thermal oxidizers would be expensive and dangerous. When Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Secretary John Quigley visited YDR in October, he said the ball was in Perdue’s court on a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pa. Gov. Wolf targets methane emissions from oil and gasGov. Tom Wolf's administration will revamp permits for new oil and gas wells an
Pa. Gov. Wolf targets methane emissions from oil and gas
TribLIVE / Posted 23 days ago
Gov. Tom Wolf's administration will revamp permits for new oil and gas wells and develop regulations for existing wells that seek to reduce methane from leaking into the atmosphere. The moves — announced Tuesday during a Facebook live stream with... Read more
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York Daily Record
Live: Gov. Tom Wolf town hall on environmentGov. Tom Wolf is conducting a live town hall with Environmental Protection Secr
Live: Gov. Tom Wolf town hall on environment
York Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
Gov. Tom Wolf is conducting a live town hall with Environmental Protection Secretary John Quigley and Conservation and Natural Resources Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn on climate change, energy, and the environment. The town hall meeting began at 3:15... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Chance of snow, cold in forecast"January is Radon Action Month and a great time to test. The U.S. Environmental
Chance of snow, cold in forecast
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted a month ago
"January is Radon Action Month and a great time to test. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency sets the 'action level' for radon at 4 picocuries per liter of air. Residents with levels at or above that figure should take steps to lower them," said... Read more

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