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04/30/2014Statement from EPA Region 7 Administrator Karl Brooks on West Lake Landfill
04/30/2014Scranton Gets EPA Support for Green Infrastructure in Iron Arts District
04/30/2014Three Seattle firms agree to settle violations with EPA and protect local waters from stormwater
04/30/2014EPA Region 7 to Conduct Removal Action and Radiological Assessment at Beta Chem Lab Facility in Lenexa, Kan.
04/30/2014EPA Awards $860,000 to Communities to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change; Fall River, Mass. and Bath, Maine selected for New England Communities
04/30/2014EPA Seeks Comment on Proposed Decision to Register Enlist Duo Herbicide Containing the Choline Salt of 2,4-D and Glyphosate
04/30/2014EPA to Revise Permit Requirements for DuPont Pompton Lakes Cleanup
04/30/2014EPA Awards $860,000 to Communities to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change
04/30/2014EPA Proposes Plan that Cuts Harmful Emissions in New Mexico
04/30/2014EPA Solicits Public Comments on Action Plan for RE-Powering America’s Land
04/30/2014EPA Encourages the Public to Comment on Plan for the Cinnaminson Ground Water Contamination Superfund Site in Cinnaminson and Delran, New Jersey
04/29/2014Two oil and gas facilities in Alaska resolve industrial stormwater violations
04/29/2014EPA Issues Greenhouse Gas Permit to Texas Clean-Energy Electricity Plant; Permit allows construction of $1.2 billion natural-gas fired plant; will add hundreds of construction jobs and over 30 permanent jobs
04/28/2014U.S. EPA: Andersen Air Force Base Signs Agreement to Improve Spill Prevention Plans, Safeguard Water Resources
04/28/2014EPA Recognizes Seven University Teams for Environmental Solutions
04/26/2014Chicago Receives Two U.S. EPA Grants to Improve Lake Michigan Water Quality
04/25/2014Nine More Colleges or Universities in Iowa, Kansas and Missouri Become New Members of EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge
04/25/2014EPA Reaches Settlement with Alaska Gold near Nome, Alaska for Improperly Managing Hazardous Waste
04/25/2014U.S. EPA Honors San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point Graduates of Environmental Job Training Program
04/25/2014EPA Seeks Small Businesses’ Input on Lead Paint for Public and Commercial Buildings
04/25/2014EPA Report: Data Show Automakers on Track in meeting Greenhouse Gas Standards
04/25/2014Keynote Address at the National Academy of Sciences
04/24/2014ADVISORY: EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet Competition at the USA Science and Engineering Festival
04/24/2014EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Participate at the National Organization of Black County Officials Development Conference
04/24/2014U.S. EPA Requires AllenCo to Comply with Federal Laws, Improve Safety Measures
04/23/2014U.S. EPA Administrator McCarthy, HUD Secretary Donovan, and DOT Secretary Foxx To Tour Joint Federal Investments and Sustainability Sites in Memphis
04/23/2014Athens EPA Employees Mark Earth Day Week by an East-side Area Cleanup
04/23/2014St. Croix Fossil Fuel Power Plant to Comply with Clean Air Act
04/23/2014U.S. EPA Honors Richmond Graduates of Environmental Job Training Program
04/23/2014EPA Announces List of Top 100 U.S. Organizations Using Renewable Energy / Tech Sector Leads the Way
04/23/2014EPA Honors Work of Exceptional New Jersey Environmental Leaders
04/23/2014EPA Honors Work of Exceptional Puerto Rico Environmental Leaders
04/23/2014EPA Honors Work of Exceptional U.S. Virgin Islands Environmental Leaders
04/23/2014EPA Honors Work of Exceptional New York Environmental Leaders
04/22/2014EPA Awards 3 Environmental Merit Awards to New Hampshire Organizations or Individuals
04/22/2014EPA Awards 2 Environmental Merit Awards to Connecticut Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 3 Environmental Merit Awards to Vermont Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 2 Environmental Merit Awards to Rhode Island Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 4 Environmental Merit Awards to Maine Recipients
04/22/2014EPA Awards 12 Environmental Merit Awards to Massachusetts Organizations and Individuals
04/22/2014U.S. EPA’s Pacific Southwest Region Solicits Environmental Award Nominations
04/22/2014Kansas State University Student and Faculty Team Honored by EPA
04/22/2014EPA Celebrates Earth Day; Agency encourages Americans to take action on climate change
04/22/2014EPA announces $5 million in grants to restore S.F. Bay Water Quality and Habitats
04/22/2014EPA Honors Winners of 2013 Campus RainWorks Challenge / University of Florida and Kansas State University lead in innovative design of green infrastructure on campus
04/21/2014Sprint Electronic Recycling and Food Recovery Programs to be Honored by EPA Region 7 as Nation Observes Earth Day, April 22
04/21/2014U.S. EPA Directs Rare Earth Mine in San Bernardino County to Correct Hazardous Waste Violations
04/21/2014U.S. EPA Administrator Kicking Off Earth Week Tour on Climate Action Plan / McCarthy traveling to New York, Boston, Cleveland, Atlanta and Memphis
04/21/2014EPA builds a strong clean – energy economy in Texas
04/21/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Holding Events across the Country to Celebrate Earth Week / Agency Encouraging all Americans to take Action on Climate Change
04/18/2014U.S. EPA Administrator Kicking Off Earth Week Tour on Climate Action Plan/McCarthy traveling to New York, Boston, Cleveland, Atlanta and Memphis
04/18/2014EPA Issues Greenhouse Gas Permit to Houston-Area Facility; Permit allows construction of $325M natural gas processing plant, adding jobs
04/18/2014“How’s My Waterway” Now More User-Friendly /
App Lets Users Check Health of Waterways Anywhere in the US
04/17/2014With its new Lead Paint Renovation, Repair and Painting Program, Delaware Makes Significant Commitment to Children’s Health
04/17/2014Corporate-wide Settlement with Lowe’s Protects Public from Lead Pollution During Home Renovations
04/17/2014South Greene High School and DeBusk Elementary School in Greeneville, Tenn. Named Top Finishers in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/17/2014EPA and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Establish Interagency Agreement for Work on West Lake Landfill’s Isolation Barrier
04/17/2014University of Florida's Physical Plant Division Central Stores in Gainesville, Fla. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/17/2014UNC-Chapel Hill Bioinformatics Building in Chapel Hill, N.C. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/17/2014West Middle School in Shelbyville, KY Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/17/2014Eastman Chemical Company Building B-470 and Building B-469 in Kingsport, Tenn. Named Top Finishers in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/17/2014EPA, USDA, and ARC Announce Winners of 2014 “Livable Communities” Competition
04/17/2014Two Texas Facilities Are Healthcare’s Best in EPA’s
National Energy Star Competition; Hospital in Killeen, office in Woodlands saw greatest energy reductions
04/17/2014Shawnee, OK, JCPenney Store Places Sixth in EPA’s
National Energy Star Competition
04/17/2014Baton Rouge Elementary School Wins EPA’s National Energy Star Competition
04/17/2014EPA Announces Winner of Annual Energy Star National Building Competition
04/17/2014Studebaker Elementary School and McCombs Middle School in Des Moines, Iowa, Among Top 10 Energy Saving Schools in the U.S.
04/17/2014This Earth Day, Get Outside and Take a #natureselfie; EPA and The Nature Conservancy Partner to Connect People with Nature
04/17/2014EPA and DoJ To Hold Briefing on Home Renovation Settlement
04/17/2014EPA Proposes Plan to Clean Up Toxic Site in Glen Cove, New York; New Phase in Multi-Million Dollar Cleanup to be Launched
04/16/2014EPA Employees Mark Earth Day by Cleaning Up Proctor Creek with Local Residents
04/16/2014U.S. EPA Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Permit for Carbon Sequestration Injection Well in Decatur, Illinois
04/16/2014EPA and Texas work together on first joint Greenhouse Gas Permit in Texas
04/16/2014EPA Stops New Jersey Company from Selling Illegal Pesticides; Protects Public from Health Risks
04/16/2014OP-ED: Time for the Southeast to Act on Climate this Earth Day
04/15/2014Huntington, West Virginia Winner of 2014 “Livable Communities” Competition
04/15/2014EPA and South Carolina State University to participate in Fun Walk/Run in Orangeburg, SC to Promote Asthma Awareness
04/15/2014Settlements Ensure that New England Painting Companies Protect Children from Lead Paint Hazards
04/15/2014EPA Publishes 19th Annual U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory
04/14/2014EPA issues Greenhouse Gas Permit in Texas
04/14/2014EPA Administrator to Travel to Taipei and Hanoi to Highlight Environmental Education and Cooperation
04/14/2014EPA Scientist Receives Prestigious Award
04/14/2014EPA Approves Buffalo Sewer Authority’s Plan to
Reduce Sewage and Water Pollution in Niagara River
04/11/2014EPA Proposes Plan to Remove Toxic Sediment from the Passaic River; Largest Cleanup in EPA History Will Protect People’s Health and Create Jobs
04/11/2014U.S. Rep. Swalwell, EPA Regional Administrator Honor Fremont, Calif. Student with Presidential Award
04/10/2014U.S. EPA Honors Oakland Graduates of Environmental Job Training Program
04/10/2014UC Santa Barbara Awarded Nearly $5 million for Chemical Research
04/10/2014UC Santa Barbara Awarded Nearly $5 million for Chemical Research
04/10/2014EPA reaches agreement with Honolulu to continue cleanup at Waipahu Ash Landfill
04/10/2014Arizona State University Awarded $5 million in Federal Funds