May 22, 2013 Ohio EPA Hosting Meeting about BP-Husky Air Permit
Ohio EPA has issued a draft air permit for BP-Husky’s Toledo Feed Optimization construction project. Ohio EPA and Toledo Division of Environmental Services will hold a public information session and hearing on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, to explain the draft permit modification and accept public comments.
April 24, 2013 Ohio EPA Hosting Meeting about Proposed Natural Gas Power Plant
Ohio EPA has issued a draft air pollution permit-to-install for a proposed natural gas-fired electric power plant in Oregon.
April 2, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding GE Aviation Draft Air Permit
Ohio EPA will host a public hearing on April 16, 2013, to accept comments on an draft permit to allow GE Aviation, One Neumann Way, in Cincinnati to install two test cells.
April 1, 2013 Ohio EPA Launches New GIS Mapping at Start of Ozone Season
To kick off the beginning of ozone season today, Ohio EPA is launching a new web-based map (Geographic Information System or GIS) application which will enable Ohioans to view real-time air quality data online.
March 19, 2013 Ohio EPA To Host Hearing Regarding Draft Change to Rumpke Air Permit
Ohio EPA will host a public information session and hearing on April 2, 2013, to accept comments on a draft air permit for Rumpke Sanitary Landfill, 10975 Hughes Road, Cincinnati.
February 20, 2013 Asbestos Material Dumped in Swanton Area Woods; Ohio EPA Seeks Information to Nab Dumper
A large quantity of pipe insulation containing asbestos was illegally dumped on a property near Swanton last fall.
January 25, 2013 Ohio EPA Issues Final Air Permit for Washington County Facility
Ohio EPA has issued a final air permit to Kraton Polymers U.S. LLC to replace two existing coal-fired boilers with two new boilers at Kraton’s Belpre facility.
January 7, 2013 Environmental Regulators To Host Public Meeting Regarding Clean Water Limited
A group of environmental regulators including Ohio EPA, the Regional Air Pollution Control Agency and Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County’s Environmental Health Divison, will host a public meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, to offer area residents an opportunity to discuss the Drexel-based Clean Water Limited facility.
December 6, 2012 Ohio EPA to Hold Hearing On Draft Air Permit for Washington County Facility
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Wed., Dec. 19, 2012, at 5:30 p.m. about a draft air permit issued to Kraton Polymers U.S. LLC to replace two existing coal-fired boilers with two new boilers at Kraton’s Belpre facility.
November 28, 2012 Ohio EPA Meeting about BP-Husky Air Pollution Permit Modification
The BP Husky Toledo refinery has submitted an application to modify its air pollution permit to voluntarily reduce its sulfur dioxide (SO2) emission limits on several process heaters and other emission units at the refinery.
November 2, 2012 Early Air Quality Data Near Gas Drilling Site Shows Clear Air
The first four months of air quality data collected near a shale gas drilling well shows the air remains clean.
September 6, 2012 Ohio EPA Processing Open Burning Permissions Again
Ohio EPA has lifted its temporary suspension of permission for open burning.
August 29, 2012 Ohio EPA Offers Public Hearing on Draft Air Permit for Rumpke Waste Inc.'s Brown County Landfill
Ohio EPA will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, to accept comments on a draft air permit for Rumpke Waste Inc.’s Brown County Landfill.
August 16, 2012 Ohio EPA, U.S. EPA, PUCO and Utilities Discuss New Air Pollution Controls for Power Plants
Today, Ohio EPA met with representatives from U.S. EPA, the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio, American Electric Power, Duke Energy, Dayton Power and Light, and First Energy to discuss how new rules requiring utilities to reduce air pollutant emissions will be implemented in the state of Ohio.
June 29, 2012 Ohio EPA Temporarily Suspends Open Burning Permission
Due to weather forecasts predicting hot and dry conditions for the state, and a National Weather Service statement regarding increased fire hazards for the next few days, Ohio EPA will temporarily suspend issuing open burning permission.