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EPA and DOJ to Announce Record Pollution Settlement

Release Date: 10/8/2007
Contact Information: Roxanne Smith, (202) 564-4355 /

(Washington, D.C. - Oct. 8, 2007)

Granta Y. Nakayama, EPA Assistant Administrator for Enforcement and Compliance Assurance, and Acting Assistant Attorney General Ron Tenpas will hold a press conference to announce a record pollution settlement on Oct. 9, 2007 at 9 a.m. EDT.

Granta Nakayama, EPA Assistant Administrator for Enforcement and Compliance Assurance
Ron Tenpas, Acting Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division

Press Conference

Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2007, 9 a.m. EDT

U.S. Department of Justice
th Floor Press Conference Room
950 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C.

Reporters unable to attend the press conference may listen in by dialing 1-800-860-2442. Ask for the DOJ environmental call. Questions will only be taken from those attending the press conference in person.

NOTE: Media must present government issued photo ID (such as a drivers license) as well as valid media credentials. All attending should enter the Department of Justice on Constitution Avenue between 9th and 10th Streets. All media wishing to cover the availability must arrive no later than 8:30 a.m. EDT. Press inquiries regarding logistics should be directed to Andy Ames at the Department of Justice at (202) 514-2007.