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CSX train derails near Allendale, S.C., spills unidentified chemicals

...Tonya Bonitatibus, said Tuesday afternoon in a statement. "The EPA is on site and has contacted Georgia Environmental Protection Division to alert downstream drinking water intakes. "The spill took place close to lower Three Runs Creek and we...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-27/csx-train-derails-near-allend
PUBLIC NOTICE GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES ENVIRONMENTA...

...GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION DIVISION NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND PUBLIC COMMENT...WATERS OF THE STATE OF GEORGIA. The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (EPD) has received an application for...

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County sick from sludge?

...drugs), heavy metals and a synergistic combination of up to 100,000 chemicals in use today.The Georgia Environmental Protection Division and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency have never, to my knowledge, studied human health impacts...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-01-13/county-sick-sludge
Georgia lawmakers need to protect taxpayers from the oppressive EPA

...EPA to stop the Obama administration's assault on their state's economy. Georgia's governor, its Environmental Protection Division, and its Public Service Commission also have weighed in, arguing the regulation is too costly or simply...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-01-17/georgia-lawmaker
Better late than never

...or operate a nuclear power plant without water.Anti-nuclear environmentalists had hoped Georgia's Environmental Protection Division would believe that siphoning the 74 million gallons ? about 1 percent of the billions of gallons that flow...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-25/better-late-never
In spite of itself

...the economy is being felt meaningfully by the average American.Also, Obama's Energy Department and Environmental Protection Division have waged regulatory war on affordable energy production ? especially the fracking and horizontal-drilling...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-01-06/spite-itself
Court reviews swampland development

...county's attorney, Edward Tolley, told the justices.Solicitor General Nels Peterson, representing the Environmental Protection Division, argued that the way the law is written only requires buffers when there is wrested vegetation. Since...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-06/court-reviews-swampland-de
Impacts debated for Georgia Environmental Protection Division budget cuts

A decade ago, Georgia's Environmental Protection Division opened an Augusta office as part of a plan to expand its role as a regulator of clean air and water.The 9,300-square-foot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2011-09-01/impacts-debated-georgia-
Augusta toxic waste site permitted to stop treating groundwater

...to monitor groundwater for chemicals but won't have to draw it for treatment, according to a Georgia Environmental Protection Division consent order filed Nov. 18.The site, now owned by Solutia Inc. and Prayon Inc., was named to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-10/augusta-toxic-waste-site-per
Plant Vogtle gets permit to draw Savannah River water for new cooling towers

...the Savannah near Waynesboro, Ga. for units 3 and 4 now under construction, according to the Georgia Environmental Protection Division.More than 250 comments were submitted to the EPD during a public comment period and hearing on the permit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-11/plant-vogtle-gets-permit-dra