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05/29/2010Top Officials to Return to the Gulf Coast / Trips by Top Leaders to Inspect All-Hands-on-Deck Response Total 28
05/27/2010Comment Period on Spruce No. 1 Mine Extended to June 4, 2010
05/27/2010Santa Barbara, Coachella Valley honored by U.S. EPA for their clean air initiatives
05/27/2010Crow Wing County Citizens Invited to Comment on Proposed Waste Injection Well Permit
05/27/2010$70K EPA Grant Will Help Boston with Sustainability
05/27/2010EPA Launches Annual Efforts to Protect Area Beaches, Coastal Waters and New York/New Jersey Harbor
05/27/2010Enjoy Summer Weather in New England: ‘Don’t Fry’ to Prevent Skin Cancer
05/27/2010EPA Launches Annual Efforts to Protect Area Beaches, Coastal Waters and
New York/New Jersey Harbor
05/27/2010EPA Encourages Ways to Travel Green by Checking into an Energy Star Labeled Hotel
05/27/2010EPA to Initiate Rulemaking to Reduce Harmful Effects of Sanitary Sewer Overflows
05/27/2010EPA Awards Over $475,000 to Assist in Developing a Wastewater Treatment System - Funds will be used by the Northwest Arkansas Conservation Authority
05/27/2010EPA Raises Awareness on Skin Cancer Prevention with “Don’t Fry Day” Campaign

Agency urges everyone to be smart in the sun
05/27/2010EPA to hold community meetings on Port of Huntington Tri-State Collaborative
05/27/2010EPA and New York State Announce Ban on Boat Sewage Disposal to New York Canal System
05/26/2010EPA Announces Winners of Regional Student Art Contest
05/26/2010‘Don’t Fry Day’ promotes skin cancer prevention; EPA urges everyone to be smart in the sun [NJ Edition]
05/26/2010‘Don’t Fry Day’ promotes skin cancer prevention; EPA urges everyone to be smart in the sun [NY Edition]
05/26/2010Alabama Supports Sustainable Manufacturing Through Energy Efficiency/Waste Reduction Initiative
05/26/2010North Carolina Solar Center Receives Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award
05/26/2010EPA Honors Clean Air Initiatives from Across the Country

Winners demonstrate excellence in innovation, commitment
05/26/2010EPA Urges Caution on Lead-based Paint in Flooded Areas of Tennessee
05/26/2010 $582,000 Grant to Buhler, Kan., for Drinking Water Project
05/26/2010EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/25/2010U.S. EPA determines Phoenix dust storms not solely responsible for poor air quality
05/25/2010Magellan Pipeline Company to Pay $46,200 Penalty for Iowa Oil Spill and Facility Response Plan Issue at Valley Center, Kan.
05/25/2010$388,000 Grant to Pottawatomie County, Kan., for Sewer Project
05/25/2010Environmental Clean Up Work Completed at Mt. Norris Boy Scout Camp
05/25/2010TODAY: EPA Administrator to Speak at INTERPOL Meeting on E-Waste
05/24/2010U.S. EPA Files Complaint against Nevada Businessman for Solid and Hazardous Waste Violations in Indian Country
05/24/2010TODAY: EPA Administrator Returns to Gulf Region to Oversee Ongoing Response to the BP Spill / CEQ Chair Nancy Sutley joins Administrator
05/24/2010Providence R.I. Shipyard Faces Penalties for Environmental Violations
05/24/2010TODAY: Administrator Jackson, Rear Admiral Landry to Hold Press Conference Call to Discuss Dispersants
05/24/2010Civil Enforcement Actions Taken against Beef Feedlots in Iowa, Kansas and Nebraska for Violations of Clean Water Act
05/24/2010Waverly, Iowa, to Host Open ‘Smart Growth’ Events May 26-27
05/24/2010EPA, U.S. Coast Guard Provide Dispersant Updates
05/24/2010EPA urges everyone to play it safe in the summer sun
05/24/2010EPA to hold community meetings on Port of Huntington Tri-State Collaborative
05/22/2010EPA Releases BP's Response to Directive on Dispersants
05/22/2010SUNDAY: EPA Administrator to Return to Gulf Region to Oversee Ongoing Response to the BP Oil Spill
05/21/2010Year-Long Project to Examine Water Quality - Tests Confirm Rainfall Affects Bacteria in Kansas City Streams
05/21/201016 North Shore Mass.Towns Seek “No Discharge” Designation to Stem Boat Pollution
05/21/2010EPA Releases Draft Dioxin Report for Peer Review and Public Comment
05/21/2010Salisbury Mass. Bandage Maker Pays $215K Penalty for Environmental Violations
05/21/2010Emory River to Reopen as Recreational Advisory is Lifted for TVA Kingston Site
05/20/2010Texas Teenager Wins President’s Environmental Youth Award
05/20/2010EPA recognizes Bigfork, Montana students for contributions toward natural resource conservation
05/20/2010Letter From Secretary Napolitano and EPA Administrator Jackson to BP CEO Tony Hayward
05/20/2010EPA Posts Underwater Dispersant Monitoring Data/Under stringent plan, BP must conduct constant monitoring of dispersant use at leak source and provide data to the government
05/20/2010EPA: BP MUST USE LESS TOXIC DISPERSANT
05/20/2010“TGIF” Yields 7 Rhode Island Teens with President’s Environmental Youth Award
05/20/2010EPA Expands Public Participation on Hazardous Waste Cleanup
05/20/2010EPA launches Spanish Web Site on BP Oil Spill / EPA site to inform Spanish-speaking public about health, environmental impacts of spillEPA lanza sitio Web en español sobre derrame de petróleo de BP

Sitio de EPA informará al público hispanohablante acerca de los impactos del derrame a la salud y al medio ambiente
05/20/2010Asian Carp Sampling Effort Officially Underway on Section of the Little Calumet River
05/20/2010EPA Holds Seminar on Air Pollution and Cardiovascular Disease
05/20/2010EPA Selects Illinois Students for the President’s Environmental Youth Award
05/20/2010Middle School Students receive national recognition for their creative “Recycling” project in Homer, Alaska
05/20/2010Great Lakes Legacy Act Ottawa River Cleanup Has Begun
05/19/2010EPA Marks the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day by Recognizing Environmental Achievers in the U.S. Virgin Islands
05/19/2010EPA Recognizes Students From Across the Country for Contributions Toward a Healthier Environment
05/19/2010Vermont Fifth-Grader Wins Sun Safety Poster Contest
05/19/2010EPA finalizes Buick City cleanup plan
05/19/2010EPA Releases More Electric Utility Plans to Improve Safety of Coal Ash Impoundments
05/19/2010Administrator Jackson to Present 2009 President’s Environmental Youth Awards
05/19/2010EPA seeking presentations for national brownfields conference -- Deadline for proposals is July 2
05/19/2010TODAY: Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Testify on Oil Spill Prevention and Response
05/18/2010Ohio Utility to Settle Clean Air Act Violations

Emissions to be cut by more than 34,000 tons annually
05/18/2010Grace Hill Settlement House, EPA Region 7 Sponsor May 20 Event to Show Diesel Emission Reduction Plans for St. Louis
05/18/2010EPA Cites Sharp Homes-Hunter’s Ridge Development For Violation of Federal Stormwater Regulations
05/18/2010Replacement of St. Louis, Mich., Well Field To Be Reviewed by EPA Panel
05/18/2010Statement of Lisa P. Jackson Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Testimony on Federal Response to the Recent Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
05/18/2010EPA Approves Cleanup Plan for Remaining Coal Ash at TVA Kingston Site
05/18/2010Kansas City, Mo., to Spend $2.5 Billion to Cut Sewer Overflows
05/18/2010TODAY: Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Testify on BP Oil Spill
05/18/2010Report Released on Pharmaceutical Mail-back Pilot Program Funded by EPA: Agency provided $150,000 grant to University of Maine’s Center on Aging to undertake study
05/18/2010EPA Helps Americans Get Ready for Summer with Insect Repellents
05/18/2010Illick’s Mill Project Wins Presidential Environmental Award
05/17/2010EPA Region 7, Justice Department to Announce Development Related to Sewer Overflows in the City of Kansas City, Mo.
05/17/2010EPA, Allegheny County and DOJ reach agreement with Allegheny Ludlum Corp. on Clean Air Violations
05/17/2010PCB Sampling at Bannister Federal Complex Buildings 50 and 52 Reveals No Indoor Air Health Concerns
05/17/2010High School Sophomore from Davenport, Iowa, to Receive EPA Region 7's 2009 President's Environmental Youth Award
05/17/2010EPA Helps People Take Control of Their Asthma
05/17/2010EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at NCSU
05/17/2010EPA Adds More Than 6,300 Chemicals and 3,800 Chemical Facilities to Public Database

Unprecedented access provided for the first time
05/16/2010Mystic River Scores C- : Good Progress Underway
05/15/2010Coast Guard and EPA Approve Use of Dispersant Subsea in Further Effort to Prevent Oil from Reaching U.S. Shoreline / Agencies Reserve Authority to Stop the Use of the Dispersant At Any Time
05/14/2010U.S. EPA, SF State University form partnership to engage students in agency’s sustainability agenda
05/14/2010Corporate Owner of Cargo Largo in Independence, Mo., to Pay $98,520 to Settle Alleged Violations of Hazardous Waste Laws