Pennsylvania DEP Releases Evaluation of Air Quality Program
HARRISBURG, Pa., April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania has made great strides in improving air quality to levels that protect the public's health in most of the state, according to a Department of Environmental Protection report released today.
"This report shows we are doing a bet...
PA DEP Finds Air Quality Around Schools to be Safe
Findings Refute USA Today Report
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection today reported it found no unsafe levels of air pollutants or metals after extensively examining air quality samples taken recently near four Pennsylvania schools.
PA DEP Releases Quarterly Mammography Inspections
All 90 Inspected Pennsylvania Facilities Meet Federal Standards
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection released reports today showing that all of the 90 mammography facilities it inspected during the fourth quarter of 2008 are operating ...
Pennsylvania DEP Directs Shadyside Water Supply to Issue Boil Water Advisory
PITTSBURGH, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of Environmental Protection has directed KH Real Estate to issue a boil water advisory to customers of its Shadyside Village water supply in West Franklin Township, Armstrong County, after samples taken by DEP
tested positive for fecal ...
Pennsylvania DEP Releases 4th Quarter 2007 Mammography Inspection Results
Records Show All 89 Inspected Pennsylvania Facilities Meet Federal
HARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Department of
Environmental Protection reported today that all of the 89 mammography
facilities it inspected during 2007's fourth quarter are operating withi...
PA DEP Secretary Announces Pennsylvania's Radon Poster Contest Winners
State Winners Enter National Competition to Raise Radon Awareness
HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Three Pennsylvania
students are advancing to national competition after winning the state's
radon poster contest, which is designed to raise awareness about this
Pennsylvania DEP, Lehigh Valley/Berks County Air Quality Partnership Urge Public Transit Use
...hen action days are forecast for the region. Using dep
meteorological data, the partnership informs peopl...o be taken.
In addition, the partnership and dep
are releasing daily forecasts on air pollution cau...partment's Web site at www.depweb.state.pa.us , dep
Keyword: "Air Quality," or go directly to the part...
DEP Asks Pennsylvanians to Help Battle West Nile Virus
..., would reduce next year's funding by 40 percent to $2.8 million, and force dep
to consider eliminating counties from the program.
In addition, the Se...an proposed to slash an additional $50 million from the Governor's proposed dep
budget of $210 million to $160.8 million. Such a cut would set the departme...
PA's First West Nile Positive Sample of 2009 Discovered in York County
...from the West Nile virus program, which would make dep
unable to maintain the level of surveillance and t...ave a harder time fighting off disease.
and county West Nile coordinators will again be co...tewide monitoring and spraying programs this year, dep
Secretary John Hanger reminded all Pennsylvanians ...
Gov. Rendell Proposes Help for Counties Battling West Nile; Warns Future Amounts Could be Less
...s not receiving grants elected not to participate. dep
has agreed to contract for services in Lycoming, Susquehanna and Pike counties. dep
has also agreed to provide surveillance and contro...ing water can be a breeding ground for mosquitoes, dep
Secretary John Hanger also reminded Pennsylvanians...