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Earth Day Statement and Information Resources

Release Date: 04/17/2007
Contact Information: Andrew Wilkins, (202) 564-4355 / wilkins.andrew@epa.gov

(Washington, D.C. - April 17, 2007)

Statement from Administrator Stephen L. Johnson:

"On Sunday, April 22, the nation will mark its 37th Earth Day – an annual reminder to all Americans that environmental responsibility is everyone's responsibility. The U.S. is shifting to a 'green culture,' and this Earth Day, President Bush and I encourage our citizens to renew their personal commitment to building a healthier, brighter future."

Earth Day Information Resources from EPA include:

Green Tips –
EPA's Earth Day Web site has tips on everyday choices individuals can make to save energy, reduce waste and use water more efficiently. - epa.gov/earthday/

Expert Interviews – Contact EPA's press office (202-564-4355) to schedule an interview with an environmental expert to find fun and innovative ways people can "go green" this Earth Day.

Interview with Administrator Johnson - On April 20 at 3 p.m., Administrator Johnson will host "
Ask the White House" live on the White House homepage: http://www.whitehouse.gov/ask/