Title Date
A.G. Schneiderman Applauds Major Decision By Federal NRC Commissioners To Require Re-Analysis Of Severe Accident Prevention Measures At Indian Point 5/04/16
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Contempt Charges Against Cortlandville Resident Whose Illegal Storm water Discharges Eroded Graves In Neighboring Cemetery 5/04/16
A.G. Schneiderman Finds Toxic Toys With High Lead Content Sold By K-mart, Target, Toy-R-Us Stores Across New York 4/22/16
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman In Recognition Of Earth Day 4/22/16
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Felony Convictions of NYC Motor Vehicle Inspectors for Issuing Over 13,000 Fake Inspection Certificates 4/13/16
A.G. Schneiderman, Former Vice President Al Gore And A Coalition Of Attorneys General From Across The Country Announce Historic State-Based Effort To Combat Climate Change 3/29/16
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Funding to Fight Childhood Lead Poisoning in Buffalo 2/28/16
Joint Statement By A.G. Schneiderman, States, Cities And Counties In Response To Temporary Stay Of Clean Power Plan 2/10/16
Combatting Climate Change 2/05/16
A.G. Schneiderman Wins Decision Holding Washington Co. Junkyard Owners In Contempt For Failing To Complete Environmental Cleanup 12/30/15
A.G. Schneiderman & Acting Dec Commissioner Seggos Announce Final Grants from Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund, Bringing Total to Over $54 Million 12/15/15
A.G. Schneiderman Petitions Federal Government to Reduce Dangers of Crude Oil Shipped by Rail, Calls for Closing Loophole 12/02/15
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Agreement With Planet Fitness To Cease Advertising Practices That Encourage Frequent Indoor Tanning 11/24/15
A.G. Schneiderman Joins With NYC Schools Chancellor Fariña And UFT President Mulgrew To Launch Greenpoint Eco-Schools Program Funded By $25 Million Exxonmobil Settlement 11/18/15
A.G. Schneiderman Secures Unprecedented Agreement with Peabody Energy to End Misleading Statements and Disclose Risks Arising From Climate Change 11/09/15
A.G. Schneiderman Leads Coalition of 25 States, Cities and Counties in Defense of EPA’s Clean Power Plan 11/04/15
Statement By A.G. Schneiderman Defending EPA’s Clean Power Plan Against Legal Challenges 10/23/15
A.G. Schneiderman Reaches Settlement With NYC Landlord Responsible For Widespread Violations Of State Oil Spill Prevention Laws 10/02/15
A.G. Schneiderman Announces That New York Joins EPA, State Goverments In Settlement With Guardian Industries To Cut Air Pollution Emissions 9/29/15
Joint Statement By A.G. Schneiderman, Attorneys General Across The Country, And The City Of NY In Response To West Virginia’s Request For Court Stay Of The Clean Power Rule 8/13/15
A.G. Schneiderman, Nine Other Attorneys General And New York City Send Joint Letter Backing Federal Rules Limiting Climate Change Pollution From Power Plants 8/03/15
A.G. Schneiderman And Senator Gillibrand Announce New Push To Ban Plastic Microbeads In Personal Care Products 7/20/15
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Today’s D.C. Circuit Decision Dismissing Challenges To EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan 6/09/15
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement With Walmart Over Alleged Violations Of NYS Water Protection Law 5/29/15
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman Supporting The Federal Environmental Protection Agency’s “Clean Water Rule” 5/27/15
A.G. Schneiderman Offers Consumer Tips On How To Avoid Personal Care Products Containing Plastic Microbeads 5/19/15
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Resources For Parents To Safeguard Their Children From Lead Poisoning 4/24/15
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $2 Million Sustainable Homes Program Targeting Low Income Families In Rochester And Syracuse 4/23/15
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman Applauding Assembly Passage Of Microbead-Free Waters Act 4/22/15
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman In Recognition Of Earth Day 4/22/15
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $1.8 Million Community Climate Initiative To Fund Locally-Based Responses To Climate Change 4/21/15
A.G. Schneiderman Issues Report Showing Microbead “Toxic-Sponges” Systematically Passing Through Treatment Plants Across New York State 4/20/15
A.G. Schneiderman Celebrates Earth Week And Highlights Environmental Accomplishments In 2015 4/20/15
A.G. Schneiderman Proposes Legislation Banning Plastic Microbeads In Commonly Used Cosmetics 2/19/15
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Public’s Right To Travel On Recreationally Navigable Waters In Adirondack Park 1/15/15
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On EPA Plan To Reduce Methane Emissions From Oil And Gas Industry 1/14/15
A.G. Schneiderman Obtains Court Order Requiring Landowner To Stop Activities That Allegedly Flooded A Nearby Cemetery 12/24/14
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $80,000 Judgment Against Monroe Beverage Distributor For Repeated Violations Of State Bottle Bill 12/23/14
A.G. Schneiderman & DEC Commissioner Martens Announce $11 Million In Grants And Nearly $24 Million In Matching Funds For Six Environmental Projects In Greenpoint 12/17/14
A.G. Schneiderman And NYC Dep Commissioner Lloyd Announce Agreement With Landowner To Clean Up Illegal Landfill That Polluted NYC Drinking Water Reservoir 12/15/14
A.G. Schneiderman Sues NYC Landlord For Widespread Violations Of State Oil Spill Prevention Laws 12/04/14
Statement Of A.G. Schneiderman Hailing U.S. EPA’s Proposal To Strengthen Air Pollution Standards For Harmful Ozone 11/26/14
A.G. Schneiderman Letter Urges Retailers Like Wal-Mart, Target, Amazon And Toys ‘R’ Us To Ensure Safety Of Children’s Toys This Holiday Season 11/25/14
A.G. Schneiderman Sues Cortland County Landowner For Allegedly Flooding Cemetery, Necessitating Disinterment And Reburials 11/18/14
A.G. Schneiderman And State Coalition To Challenge Rules Governing Continued Storage Of Nuclear Waste In Our Communities 10/27/14
A.G. Schneiderman Sues Monroe County Beverage Distributor For Repeated Violations Of New York’s Bottle Bill 10/22/14
A.G. Schneiderman Reaches Agreement With Natural Gas Developers To Increase Disclosure Of Fracking Risks To Investors 10/03/14
Op-Ed: It’s Time For Action On Climate Change 9/22/14
A.G. Schneiderman Leads 8-state Coalition In Supporting Broad Protections Of Waters Under Federal Clean Water Act 9/16/14
Op-Ed: On Climate And The Environment, New York Is Leading Where Washington Fails 9/03/14
A.G. Schneiderman Issues Report Highlighting Need To Tackle Climate Change At State Level, Details Work Of Environmental Protection Bureau 9/03/14
A.G. Schneiderman Leads Coalition Against Coal-State Challenge To Federal Greenhouse-Gas Emissions Standards For Power Plants 9/02/14
A.G. Schneiderman & DEC Commissioner Martens Announce Agreement With NYC Directing $960,000 To Clean Water Projects In Upper East River And Long Island Sound 7/31/14
A.G. Schneiderman Wins Court Ruling Requiring Landowner To Clean Up Illegal Landfill That Polluted A Reservoir That Will Provide Drinking Water To New York City Residents 7/28/14
Statement By AG Schneiderman On NY Supreme Court Decision Dismissing Challenges To State Review Of Hydrofracking 7/14/14
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Move To Prohibit Burning Of Coal At Danskammer Power Plant In Hudson Valley 7/03/14
Statement: A.G. Schneiderman Lauds Supreme Court’s Backing Of Clean Air Act Authority To Limit Climate Change Pollution From Major Sources 6/23/14
Statement: A.G. Schneiderman Commends EPA's Landmark Proposal To Cut Climate Change Pollution From Existing Power Plants 6/02/14
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Proposal To Ensure Critical Public Utility Services Are Protected From Climate Change Impacts 5/20/14
A.G. Schneiderman Releases Report Outlining Urgent Need To Pass Microbeads Ban 5/15/14
A.G. Schneiderman Applauds Assembly Passage Of First-In-The-Nation Ban On Plastic Microbeads In Commonly Used Cosmetics 5/05/14
A.G. Schneiderman Applauds Supreme Court Decision Reinstating EPA Rule Targeting Interstate Air Pollution 4/29/14
Statement By A.G. Schneiderman On EPA's Agreement To Finalize New Air Pollution Standards For Residential Wood Heaters 4/28/14
During Earth Week, A.G. Schneiderman Offers Easy Steps New Yorkers Can Take To Join Fight Against Climate Change 4/23/14
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman In Recognition Of Earth Day 4/22/14
A.G. Schneiderman Celebrates Earth Week By Presenting A Review Of Initiatives Protecting Our Environment 4/21/14
A.G. Schneiderman Leads 13-State Coalition In Opposing Proposed U.S. House Bill That Strips States Of Right To Protect Citizens Against Toxic Chemicals 4/17/14
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Brief Filed Regarding LG Electronics Office Tower 4/07/14
A.G. Schneiderman Applauds Ruling By New York's Top Court On Key State Effort To Combat Climate Change 4/03/14
A.G. Schneiderman Applauds President Obama’s Plan To Reduce Methane Emissions In Oil And Gas Industries 3/28/14
A.G. Schneiderman & State Parks Announce $64,000 In Sanctions And Public Apology From Yonkers Arborist Who Illegally "Topped" Trees In Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park 3/26/14
A.G. Schneiderman Calls For Full Analysis Of Keystone Xl’s Climate Change Impact Before National Interest Determination 3/11/14
A.G. Schneiderman & DEC Commissioner Martens Announce $395k In First Grants From Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund 3/06/14
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Oral Argument In Climate Change Case Before The U.S. Supreme Court 2/24/14
Statement By A.G. Schneiderman On PSC Ruling Requiring Con Edison To Protect Its Energy Delivery Systems From Climate Change 2/20/14
Statement By A.G. Schneiderman On The Decision By L'Oréal To Discontinue The Use Of Microbeads In Its Products 2/13/14
A.G. Schneiderman Proposes First-in-the-Nation Legislation Banning Plastic Microbeads In Commonly Used Cosmetics 2/11/14
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $160k Payment By Beverage Company For Violating NYS Bottle Bill 1/21/14
Statement By A.G. Schneiderman On Today's EPA Proposal Limiting Air Pollution From Residential Wood Heaters 1/03/14
A.G. Schneiderman & Coalition States: Clean Air Act Mandates Federal Action To Cut Climate-Change Pollution From Power Plants 12/16/13
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $2.2m In New Funding For Innovative Sustainable Homes Programs In Buffalo, Rochester & Syracuse 12/12/13
A.G. Schneiderman Wins Court Victory Defending Critical State Effort To Combat Climate Change 12/05/13
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $40,000 Penalty In Long Island Company Bid To Scam Hurricane Victims 10/31/13
A.G. Schneiderman Statement Criticizes NRC Assessment Of Risks Of Storing Nuclear Waste In Our Communities 10/30/13
A.G. Schneiderman & Department Of Environmental Conservation Announce Funding To Improve Onondaga Lake Water Quality 10/08/13
A.G. Schneiderman Sues To Prevent Reopening Of Amigone Funeral Home Crematory Over Persistent Environmental Violations 10/01/13
Statement By A.G. Schneiderman On Today's EPA Proposal Limiting Climate Change Pollution From New Power Plants 9/20/13
Leading A Multi-State Coalition, A.G. Schneiderman Obtains Commitment From Federal Government To Strengthen Key Energy Efficiency Standards 8/09/13
A.G. Schneiderman & DEC Commissioner Martens Announce Continuing Air Pollution Reductions In Updated Settlement With Ravena Cement Plant 7/23/13
A.G. Schneiderman And City And State Coalition Urge Adoption Of National Air Pollution Controls For Passenger Cars And Trucks 7/02/13
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On President Obama's Plan To Fight Climate Change 6/25/13
A.G. Busts Owner Of Brooklyn Oil Tank Cleaning Company And Driver For Abandoning Five Tanker Trailers Filled With Waste Oil On Brooklyn Streets 6/21/13
A.G. Schneiderman Joins Petition Urging Nuclear Regulatory Commission To Fix Gaps In Evaluation Of Long-term Storage Of Radioactive Waste 5/23/13
A.G. Schneiderman Faults U.S. State Department For Failing To Fully Analyze Climate Change Impact Of Keystone Xl And Related Pipelines On New York State 4/24/13
A.G. Schneiderman Leads Coalition Urging Supreme Court To Reinstate Rules Cutting Interstate Air Pollution 4/23/13
A.G. Schneiderman Celebrates Earth Day By Announcing Bronx River Restoration Grants, Highlighting New York Successes Protecting Our Environment 4/22/13
A.G. Schneiderman Obtains Further Air Pollution Cuts And Environmental Funding For Nys From Nation’s Largest Power Company 2/25/13
A.G. Schneiderman And Dec Announce Administrator For $19.5m Environmental Benefits Program In Greenpoint 2/08/13
A.G. Schneiderman Creates $400,000 Grant Program To Help Reclaim Acid Rain-Damaged Waters Of The Adirondacks 1/18/13
A.G. Schneiderman Lauds EPA's New National Public Health Standards For Soot Pollution 12/14/12
A.G. Schneiderman Leads Multi-state Coalition In Action To Curb Climate Change Pollution From Oil And Gas Industry 12/11/12
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Conviction Of "Dirtman" For Operating Illegal Landfill In NYC Watershed And Causing Pollution To A Source Of The NYC'S Drinking Water 10/25/12
A.G. Schneiderman Faults Nuclear Regulatory Commission For Proposing To Allow Fire Safety Violations At Indian Point To Continue 8/03/12
A.G. Schneiderman Lauds Federal Court Affirmation Of Key National Regulations On Greenhouse Gas Emissions 6/26/12
A.G. Schneiderman Announces International Charges Against Canadian Fish Smuggler For Illegally Exporting Invasive & Endangered Species Into The U.S. 6/19/12
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement Requiring EPA To Update The Nation's Public Health Standards For Soot Air Pollution Before The End Of This Year 6/15/12
A.G. Schneiderman Announces Landmark Agreement With Chesapeake Appalachia To Allow Landowners To Renegotiate Natural Gas Leases 6/14/12
A.G. Schneiderman Victorious In Defense Of State Effort To Combat Climate Change 6/13/12
A. G. Schneiderman Wins Landmark Victory In Challenge To Continued Storage Of Nuclear Waste At Power Generating Stations Across The Country 6/08/12
Victory In A.G. Schneiderman-Led Lawsuit Requires EPA To Propose New "Soot" Air Pollution Standards 5/31/12
A.G. Schneiderman Brings Criminal Charges Against "Dirtman" For Operating Two Large Illegal Landfills In NYC Watershed Area And Polluting State's Drinking Water 4/24/12
Leading Multi-State Coalition, A.G. Schneiderman Urges Federal Court To Uphold Interstate Air Pollution Rule 4/13/12
A.G. Schneiderman Commends EPA For Taking Action To Limit Greenhouse Gas Pollution From New Power Plants 3/27/12
A.G. Schneiderman Files Air Pollution Lawsuit To Protect Public From Breathing Soot 2/10/12
Siding With A.G. Schneiderman, Feds Deny Indian Point's Requests For Over 100 Fire Safety Exemptions 2/01/12
Feds Side With A.G. Schneiderman On Indian Point, Reject Efforts To Have Severe Accident Analysis Ignored In Relicensing 12/22/11
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman On Decision To Delay Vote On Proposed Fracking Regulations 11/17/11
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $450,000 For Albany County School District To Create "High Performance" Schools 11/17/11
Statement From A.G. Schneiderman Regarding The Feds' Proposed Fracking Regulations 11/08/11
A.G. Schneiderman Wins Fed Ruling On Indian Point, Impacting Relicensing 7/15/11
Feds Accept A.G. Schneiderman’s Petition To Enforce Fire Safety Regulations At Indian Point 7/12/11
A.G. Schneiderman To Sue Federal Government Today For Failure To Study “fracking” 5/31/11
Before U.S. Supreme Court, N.Y. Solicitor General Argues To Uphold Right To Sue Carbon Dioxide Polluters 4/19/11
Schneiderman To Feds: Commit To Study Safety Impacts Of "Fracking" In Delaware River Basin In 30 Days Or I'll Sue 4/18/11
A.G. Schneiderman Files Petition Forcing Indian Point To Comply With Federal Fire Safety Regulations It Continues To Resist 3/28/11
A.G. Schneiderman Presses EPA To Implement Key Measures To Protect New York From Out-Of-State Air Pollution 3/21/11
A.G. Schneiderman To Feds: Indian Point Relicensing Process Must Account For Seismic & Other Safety Risks 3/18/11
A.G. Schneiderman Urges U.S. Supreme Court To Uphold States’ Right To Sue Carbon Dioxide Polluters 3/14/11
A.G. Schneiderman Announces $154 Million Landmark Bankruptcy Settlement With General Motors To Clean Up Contaminated Sites In New York 3/08/11
A.G. Schneiderman Defends State’s Right To Protect Great Lakes, Hudson & LI Sound From Biological Pollution 3/04/11
Attorney General Schneiderman Sues To Protect Public's Right To Travel On Adirondack Waterway 2/24/11
Schneiderman Challenges Feds' New Plan To Dump Nuclear Waste At Indian Point For 60 Years Post-closure 2/15/11
Schneiderman Urges U.S. House Energy Chair To Keep Environmental Regs That Cut Toxic Air Pollution In New York 2/14/11
A.G. Schneiderman Sends Local Farmers $200,000 To Join Their Fight To Reduce Pollution In Lake Champlain 2/04/11
Attorney General Schneiderman Moves To Sue Major Pennsylvania Power Plant For Polluting New York’s Air 1/06/11
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