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03/31/2015Three Massachusetts Students Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/31/2015UNH Student Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/31/2015Univ. of New Haven Student Selected for EPA Fellowships to Support Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/31/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to University of Alabama in Huntsville Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/31/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to Clark Atlanta University Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/31/2015EPA Awards Student Fellowships in 25 States and Puerto Rico to Support the Next Generation of Environmental Scientists
03/30/2015EPA Takes Action to Protect the Public from an Unregistered Pesticide / EPA issues order to stop the sale of BioStorm and NanoStrike
03/30/2015EPA Seeks Input for Potential Rule Banning or Restricting the Use of N-Methylpyrrolidone (NMP) and Methylene Chloride for Use in Paint and Coating Removal
03/30/2015EPA Seeks Input for Potential Rule Banning or Restricting the Use of Trichloroethylene (TCE) as a Commercial Degreaser, Spotting Agent in Dry Cleaning, and in Certain Consumer Products
03/27/2015Des Moines Ranks Seventh on EPA’s Energy Star Mid-Size Cities List
03/27/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend POLITICO’s Playbook Lunch
03/27/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Attend POLITICO’s Playbook Lunch
03/27/2015EPA Awards Funding for Brownfield Cleanup Planning in Lawrence and New Bedford, Mass. and Portland, Maine
03/27/2015EPA Action Ensures that Runoff Doesn’t Harm Nearby Streams at North Reading, Mass. Construction Site
03/27/2015EPA Funding to Temple University will help Revitalize Philadelphia’s North Kensington Area
03/26/2015NEWS ADVISORY: EPA Issues Pesticides Warning in Caribbean; Methyl Bromide Suspected of Making Four People Ill on St. John, U.S. VI
03/26/2015EPA acts to protect Puget Sound shellfish beds from manure runoff, fines Lynden dairy
03/26/2015EPA’s Energy Star Names Odessa, TX, as Nation’s Top Small City for Energy Efficient Buildings
03/26/2015New England Organizations Step Up for EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge and Help to Reduce Food Waste
03/26/2015EPA Awards Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Grants to Reduce Runoff that Contributes to Algal Blooms
03/26/2015EPA Report: Automakers Surpassing Light-Duty Greenhouse Gas Standards
03/25/2015San Francisco, Sacramento and San Jose lead nation on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities list
03/25/2015EPA announces $371,000 for Oregon clean diesel projects
03/25/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend Wall Street Journal’s ECO:nomics Conference
03/25/2015
TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Attend Wall Street Journal’s ECO:nomics Conference
03/25/2015Miami on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings of Any City in the U.S.
03/25/2015Tampa on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings of Any City in the U.S.
03/25/2015Atlanta Ranks 3rd on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings in the U.S.
03/25/2015Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside Lead Nation on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List
03/25/2015Austin, DFW and Houston Businesses Saved
$145 Million with Energy Efficient buildings
03/25/2015Boston Back in Top 10 of U.S. Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings
03/25/2015Washington, D.C. Takes No. 1 Spot on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List
03/25/2015EPA announces $925,000 for tribal clean diesel projects in Washington
03/25/2015EPA announces $428,000 for Idaho clean diesel projects
03/25/2015Phoenix Ranks 11th on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List
03/25/2015EPA Proposes Reporting and Record Keeping Requirements on Nanoscale Materials in the Marketplace/For the first time the agency will use TSCA authority to collect health and safety information on nanoscale chemicals already in use
03/24/2015EPA Proposes Mass. Hazardous Waste Site to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Burnet Co., TX, Groundwater Plume to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/24/2015EPA Proposes to Add Washington Parish, LA, Creosote Site to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Two hazardous waste sites added, six proposed nationally
03/24/2015MTU America Inc., Agrees to Conduct Proper Testing to Ensure Engines Meet Air Pollution Standards
03/24/2015Grain Handling Facility at Freeman, Washington Proposed to Superfund Cleanup List
03/24/2015EPA Adds Two, Proposes Six Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
03/24/2015EPA proposes Columbia Falls Aluminum Plant site for Superfund designation (Montana)
03/23/2015EPA Releases Final Risk Assessment for Chemical used for Paint and Coating Removal
03/23/2015EPA Responds to Incident that Leaves Four People Ill on St. John; EPA Working with U.S. Virgin Islands Government on Ongoing Investigation
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facility in Okla. and Texas
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facility in Alabama
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facilities in Three States
03/23/2015Pinnacle Oilfield Services Violates Environmental Laws in La.
03/20/2015EPA Awards over $2.1 Million to Clean Up Diesel Engines in La., Okla. and Texas
03/20/2015EPA awards $2.5 million to Arizona to improve surface water quality
03/20/2015St. Louis Clean Cities Receives $162,454 for Diesel Emissions Reduction to Replace School Buses in Jefferson County, Mo.
03/20/2015EPA Awards San Joaquin Valley $677,214 for 48 Trucks
03/20/2015EPA Awards $753,476 for Twenty-one Cleaner School Buses and Trucks in Los Angeles County
03/20/2015EPA Reducing Air Pollution from Old Diesel Engines; Grants Provide $1.18 Million to Protect People from Harmful Air Pollution
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grant to the American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest for Work in Florida and South Carolina
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grants in 21 States, Puerto Rico
03/19/2015EPA Inspection Reveals Violations of Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule for RDF Inc. in Lincoln, Neb.
03/19/2015EPA Provides New York State $197 Million for Clean Water Projects
03/19/2015EPA Provides New Jersey $74 Million for Clean Water Projects
03/19/2015EPA Provides Puerto Rico $27 Million for Clean Water Projects
03/19/2015Utah-Based Washakie Renewable Energy, LLC Settles Renewable Fuel Standard Violations
03/19/2015$22 Million Paid For Cleanup Costs and Natural Resource Damages at the Cornell-Dubilier Electronics site in South Plainfield, NJ
03/18/2015EPA acknowledges federal, state and local partners for Improving Water Quality in the Bear Creek Watershed
03/18/2015EPA Awards Mescalero Apache $112,000 to
Manage Environmental Programs
03/17/2015EPA Region 7 Achieves LEED Platinum Certification for Regional Office Facility in Lenexa, Kan.
03/17/2015EPA Brownfields Grant Will Aid City of Spokane with Plans to Revitalize Hillyard Industrial Area
03/17/2015EPA Brownfields Grant Will Aid City of St. Helens with Plans to Revitalize Waterfront Area
03/17/2015EPA awards $8.7 million in grants to restore San Francisco Bay’s tidal marsh and river habitats
03/17/2015EPA and Dominion Cove Point Settle Violations at Natural Gas Distribution Facility in Maryland
03/16/2015Southern Nevada Water Authority Encourages Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/16/2015EPA and Home Depot Offer Tips to Conserve Water, Save Money
03/16/2015U.S. and Indiana Settle Clean Air Act Case with Muncie Smelter to Reduce Lead Emissions
03/16/2015EPA Chases Leaks in New Mexico during Seventh Annual “Fix a Leak Week"
03/16/2015CA Utilities Encourage Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/16/2015EPA Chases Leaks in Arkansas during Seventh Annual “Fix a Leak Week”
03/16/2015California utilities encourage consumers to Chase Water Waste this week
03/16/2015AZ Utilities Encourage Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/16/2015EPA, Hawaii water utilities encourages consumers to Chase Water Waste this week
03/16/2015With long, dry summer looming, EPA urges Northwest residents to stop drips and leaks during “Fix-a-Leak Week,” March 16-23
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Virginia Animal Agriculture Programs
03/16/2015EPA Issues Report on Pennsylvania Animal Agriculture Programs
03/16/2015EPA Encourages Consumers to Save 1 Trillion Gallons of Wasted Water/ WaterSense Partners Celebrate Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22
03/13/2015EPA issues cleanup plan for former McClellan Air Force Base
03/13/2015Whitewright, Texas to Receive $200,000 from
EPA to Revitalize Business District
03/13/2015EPA and Fort Worth Chase Leaks at 5K Run/Walk
03/13/2015Eldon, Mo., to Receive Free Place-Based Sustainability Technical Assistance for Trail Project
03/13/2015EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Joins Senator Booker, Mayor Baraka and ICC to Visit Newark’s Community Air Pollution Project Which Utilizes EPA Science
03/13/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator, Senator Booker and Mayor Baraka to Visit Newark’s New Community Air Pollution Project
03/12/2015Colorado River Sewer System Joint Venture to Upgrade Wastewater System
03/12/2015EPA Administrator to Speak at National Farmers Union Convention in Wichita, Kan.
03/12/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator, Senator Booker and Mayor Baraka to Visit Newark’s New Community Air Pollution Project