News Releases

VIRGINIA’S REPORTED RECYCLING RATE REACHES RECORD HIGH, Nov. 15, 2019

STATEWIDE DROUGHT ADVISORY WATCH LIFTED, Nov.1, 2019

REVOKES SOLID WASTE PERMIT FOR TRI-CITY FACILITY, Oct. 16, 2019 

HISTORIC YEAR FOR AIR QUALITY IN RICHMOND, Oct. 4, 2019

STATE AIR POLLUTION CONTROL BOARD MEETING HELD TODAY, Sept. 20, 2019

DEQ SELECTS SKEO SOLUTIONS TO LEAD ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE STUDY, Sept. 18, 2019

DEQ WINS 2019 GOVERNOR’S TECHNOLOGY AWARD, Sept. 11, 2019

STATE WATER CONTROL BOARD APPROVES WETLANDS PERMIT FOR POTOMAC METRO YARD, Sept. 6, 2019 

AGENDA REVISED FOR FRIDAY STATE WATER CONTROL BOARD MEETING, Sept. 4, 2019

DEQ ANNOUNCES UP TO $1.5 MILLION TO ADDRESS POLLUTION PROJECTS IN VIRGINIA WATERSHEDS, Aug. 26, 2019 

DEQ ISSUES STOP WORK ORDER ON TWO-MILE SECTION OF MOUNTAIN VALLEY PIPELINE, Aug. 2, 2019

DAN RIVER NATURAL RESOURCE TRUSTEES SEEK PUBLIC COMMENT ON RESTORATION PLAN AND ENVIRONMENTAL ASSESSMENT, July 26, 2019

DEQ ANNOUNCES $88,000 IN GRANTS FOR CITIZEN MONITORING, July 9, 2019

COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA TAKES LANDMARK ACTION TO PROTECT THE JAMES RIVER, June 27, 2019

VIRGINIA AIR POLLUTION CONTROL BOARD APPROVES PERMIT FOR CHICKAHOMINY POWER STATION , June 21, 2019

VIRGINIA WASTE MANAGEMENT BOARD APPROVES AMENDMENTS TO HAZARDOUS WASTE REGULATIONS, June 10, 2019

VIRGINIA ADOPTS REGULATION TO LIMIT CARBON POLLUTION, FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE, April 19, 2019

VIRGINIA REACHES AIR QUALITY MILESTONE, April 18, 2019

DEQ ISSUES UNSEALED REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE STUDY, April 16, 2019

STATE WATER CONTROL BOARD APPROVES FINAL REGULATIONS FOR STORMWATER AND MINING ACTIVITIES, April 15, 2019

DEQ AWARDS $20 MILLION FOR STORMWATER ENHANCEMENTS, April 15, 2019

VIRGINIA ISSUES REPORT ON CHEMICAL RELEASES, March 29, 2019

NEW CAPITAL REGION NATIVE PLANT GUIDE NOW AVAILABLE, March 15, 2019

VIRGINIA ANNOUNCES MAJOR SETTLEMENT FOR ATLANTIC WOOD, INC. SUPERFUND SITE IN PORTSMOUTH, VIRGINIA, March 7, 2019

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