February 2010
Waste & Recycling News;2/1/2010, Vol. 15 Issue 20, p1
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the clean energy industry in the U.S. The U.S. president Barack Obama has called for rebates for energy efficient businesses and projects as part of his State of the Union address. An environmental manager for Tonawanda Coke Corp. has been arrested and several environmental allegations have been made against the company following an investigation by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation.


Related Articles

  • EPA Warns Tonawanda Coke on CWA Violations.  // Foundry Management & Technology;Sep2010, Vol. 138 Issue 9, p12 

    The article reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered New York-based Tonawanda Coke Corp. to comply with the terms of its Clean Water Act (CWA) permit.

  • New EPA Chief: 'Green' Economy Will Benefit Blacks. Chappell, Kevin // Jet;4/20/2009, Vol. 115 Issue 12, p8 

    An interview with Lisa Jackson, Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), is presented. Jackson comments on how having a U.S. president who cares about the evironment, Barack Obama, gives the EPA more importance in building a green economy. She comments on what it means...

  • EPA Finds Tonawanda Coke is Significant Source of Benzene.  // Foundry Management & Technology;Nov2010, Vol. 138 Issue 11, p7 

    The article reports on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) findings that Tonawanda Coke Corp., a merchant producer of metallurgical coke for ferrous foundries and steelmakers, is a vital source of benzene, a chemical known as a hazardous air pollutant under the federal Clean Air Act.

  • EPA Demands Improvements at Tonawanda Coke.  // Foundry Management & Technology;May2010, Vol. 138 Issue 5, p8 

    The article reports on the order from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to Tonawanda Coke Corp. to improve and fix its facility following an equipment failure in late March 2010 that led a release of coke oven gas into the atmosphere.

  • EPA cites N.Y. coke plant for violations. Smith-Teutsch, Amanda // Waste & Recycling News;5/24/2010, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p25 

    The article reports that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered the Tonawanda Coke Corp. to fix deficiencies of operations in its plant in New York. It faces action from the EPA for flaring coke oven gas instead of treating it properly. EPA regional administrator Judith Enck...

  • Ecological Economics.  // Ecological Economics -- SW;2013, p1 

    Ecological economics places the relationship between economic activity and the environment in a context that's radically different from mainstream economic thinking. Instead of trying to use market mechanisms to reduce environmental harms and promote sustainability, ecological economics calls...

  • EPA REGIONAL REPORTS: EPA REGION 2. Karmel, Philip E. // Air Quality Committee Newsletter;Jun2014, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p12 

    This section offers Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 2 reports news briefs as of June 2014. Tonawanda Coke Corporation was convicted for violations of the Clean Air Act as to pressure relief valve emission not listed in its Title V permit. The EPA has suspended requirements of...

  • Broken promises. Mills, Alex // Graham Leader;10/4/2011, Vol. 136 Issue 15, p2 

    The article offers the author's insights regarding the report released by the Inspector General of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in which the report found that EPA has rushed its finding, making the promise of U.S. President Barack Obama for a transparent government worthless.

  • Reasonable Regulations.  // Concrete Construction;Feb2011, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p13 

    The article reports on the presidential executive order called the Improving Regulation and Regulatory Review that was issued by U.S. President Barack Obama which aims to address regulatory policy by federal agencies in the U.S. such as the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics