Newsroom: Press Release Archive: May 2012

May 31, 2012
ADEQ Issues an Ozone High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Friday, June 1
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing an ozone High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Friday, June 1.
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May 31, 2012
ADEQ Issues Ozone High Pollution Advisory Friday for Yuma
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for ozone for the Yuma area on Friday.
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May 25, 2012
State of Arizona Files Lawsuit against IBWC for Allowing Untreated Industrial Wastewater to Cross Border at Nogales
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that a lawsuit has been filed against the U.S. International Boundary and Water Commission (IBWC) for State permit and Clean Water Act violations caused by allowing untreated industrial wastewater to cross the Mexican border at Nogales into Arizona waterways.
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May 25, 2012
ADEQ Officials Announce E-mail Subscription Service for Public to Receive Updates on Wildfires in Arizona
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that they are expanding wildfire support services in the state by offering an e-mail subscription service for those interested in receiving significant updates on wildfires.
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May 24, 2012
ADEQ Issues a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Friday, May 25, 2012 for PM10
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Friday, May 25 for Particulate Matter-10.
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May 24, 2012
Mineral Park, Inc. Agrees to $1.3 Million Settlement to Resolve Numerous Air Quality Violations in Mohave County
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality and Arizona Attorney General's Office announced today that Mineral Park, Inc. (MPI), a subsidiary of Mercator Minerals of Canada, has agreed to a $1.3 million penalty in a consent judgment to resolve numerous air quality violations that occurred in Mohave County beginning in 2007.
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May 18, 2012
ADEQ Issues Ozone Health Watch for Saturday, May 19 and Ozone HPA for Sunday, May 20
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing an ozone Health Watch for Saturday, May 19 and an ozone High Pollution Advisory for Sunday, May 20.
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May 18, 2012
Mission Linen Supply Agrees to $45,000 Settlement for not having Air Quality Permit at its Facility in Flagstaff
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) and Arizona Attorney General's Office announced today that Mission Linen Supply of Santa Barbara, Calif., has agreed to a $45,000 settlement for not having an air quality permit for its facility in Flagstaff.
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May 15, 2012
ADEQ Issues same-day Health Watch for fine PM2.5 effective until 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 15
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality has issued a same-day Health Watch for fine Particulate Matter-2.5 which is effective immediately until 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 15.
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May 10, 2012
ADEQ Issues High Pollution Advisory in Yuma Area for Friday as Ozone Levels Increase
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing a High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for ozone for the Yuma area on Friday, May 11. The HPA is being issued because of an increase in natural emissions of volatile organic compounds in the Yuma area and meteorological conditions are moving ozone from Southern California into southwestern Arizona.
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May 10, 2012
ADEQ Issues an Ozone High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Friday, May 11, 2012
The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality is issuing an ozone High Pollution Advisory (HPA) for Friday, May 11. The HPA is being issued because Wednesday’s unusual storm system caused an increase in natural emissions of volatile organic compounds in the Phoenix area and meteorological conditions are moving ozone from Southern California into the Valley.
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May 1, 2012
ADEQ Officials Announce Free Cleanup Event for Navajo County Community of Pinedale on Saturday, May 12
Arizona Department of Environmental Quality officials announced today that a free cleanup event will be held for the Navajo County unincorporated area of Pinedale on Saturday, May 12 from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the community center, 1264 Pinedale Road.
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Free Pinedale Cleanup

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