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04/18/2014EPA U.S. EPA Administrator Kicking Off Earth Week Tour on Climate Action Plan/McCarthy traveling to New York, Boston, Cleveland, Atlanta and Memphis
04/17/2014EPA, USDA, and ARC Announce Winners of 2014 “Livable Communities” Competition
04/16/2014OP-ED: Time for the Southeast to Act on Climate this Earth Day
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
04/10/2014Boston Ranks 13 on EPA’s List of Cities with the most Energy Star Buildings
04/10/2014EPA Strategic Plan Charts Direction for Next Four Years
04/09/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before the Senate Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Appropriations
04/08/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Interior, Environment and Related Agencies
04/07/2014EPA Begins Effort to Reduce Children’s Exposure to Lead Paint in New Haven, Conn. Area
04/02/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget
04/01/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before House Committee on Energy and Commerce
03/27/2014EPA Grants Available to Improve the Environment and Public Health in New England Communities
03/27/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before House Appropriations Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget
03/26/2014** UPDATED TIME FOR THURSDAY HEARING ** TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before House Appropriations Committee
03/26/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget
03/25/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee
03/18/2014EPA Requires Five New England Companies to Better Manage Hazardous Chemicals to Protect Community
03/17/2014EPA urges Northwest residents to stop drips and leaks during National “Fix-a-Leak Week,” March 17-23
03/17/2014EPA Asks Americans to Join the Race to Stop Water Leaks - WaterSense celebrates Fix a Leak Week Beginning March 17
03/13/2014EPA to Lift Suspension and Debarment of BP From Federal Government Contracts/Agreement contains strong provisions to continue safety and ethics improvements in order to comply
03/11/2014EPA Extends Comment Period for Draft Clean Harbors Permit; Public Hearing on Wed., April 16
03/05/2014EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Clemson University
03/04/2014EPA's FY 2015 Budget Proposal Focuses on Delivering Core Environmental and Health Protections
03/04/2014TODAY: Press Conference Call with EPA Administrator on EPA's FY 2015 Budget Proposal
03/03/2014UPDATE: Here's What They're Saying about EPA's Final Cleaner Fuel and Car Standards
03/03/2014EPA Sets Cleaner Fuel and Car Standards, Slashing Air Pollution and Providing Health Benefits to Thousands
03/03/2014***UPDATED CALL IN NUMBER *** CALL WILL BEGIN AT 10:15 AM EST *** TODAY: Press Conference Call with EPA Administrator on Cleaner Fuels and Cars Standards Announcement
02/26/2014EPA Awards Environmental Justice Grants
to Help Philadelphia Communities
02/20/2014EPA Grant Will Help Univ. of Vermont Research on Reducing Pesticide Risks for Bees
02/19/2014Plymouth Village, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2014Rochester, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Chief Operator Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Pittsfield, N.H. Wastewater Treatment Plant Recognized for Excellence
02/19/2014Marlborough, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Chief Operator Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Billerica, Mass. Wastewater Treatment Plant Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014New England Water Environment Association Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Retired Simsbury, CT Water Pollution Control Facility Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/19/2014Essex Junction, Vt. Wastewater Treatment Plant Water Quality Superintendent Recognized for Outstanding Service
02/18/2014Two Contractors Fined and Will Take Action to Protect Children from Lead Paint Hazards under Settlement
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Connecticut
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in New Hampshire
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Massachusetts
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Rhode Island
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Decrease in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Vermont
02/10/2014EPA Analysis Shows Increase in 2012 Toxic Chemical Releases in Maine
02/06/2014EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Clemson University
02/03/2014Nominations for EPA New England’s Annual Environmental Merit Awards - Deadline is Feb. 21, 2014
01/23/2014EPA Will Hold a Public Hearing in Boston Feb. 26 on New Wood Stove Air Pollution Standards -- Proposal would make new wood stoves and heaters significantly cleaner
01/22/2014UNH Stormwater Center Awarded Nearly $1M from EPA for Philadelphia Green Infrastructure Project
01/16/2014State, federal agencies launch pilot project to discuss health issues at Southern California schools
01/15/2014EPA, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, and Clark Atlanta University Find Success in Community Assistance Partnership Program
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
01/08/2014EPA Awards Almost Half a Million in Funding to Three Universities for Projects to Reduce Pesticide Risk Including Risks to Bees/Louisiana State, Penn State and University of Vermont at the forefront of groundbreaking technology
12/19/2013EPA Rule Provides a Clear Pathway for Using Carbon Capture and Sequestration Technologies
12/19/2013EPA Settlement Yields Improved Ability for Nantucket Company to Respond to Oil Spills
12/18/2013Increased Eelgrass in Long Island Sound is Good News for Fish and Wildlife
12/16/2013EPA and FEMA Partner to Strengthen Vermont Communities’ Flood Response and Preparation
12/11/2013EPA Honors Winners of the 2013 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
12/10/2013Trailnet, EPA Launch Neighborhood Greenways St. Louis
12/09/2013LISS Announces Publication of New Science Book Synthesizing Decades of Long Island Sound Research
12/06/2013Trailnet, EPA Launch St. Louis Environmental Justice Project
12/02/2013EPA Approves Redesignation of Charlotte Area to Attainment for Ozone
12/02/2013EPA Approves Redesignation of Atlanta Area to Attainment for Ozone
11/25/2013Supplier for Embalming Chemicals Takes Action to Improve Safety at Facilities under Settlement
11/20/2013EPA Study: Mercury Levels in Women of Childbearing Age Drop 34 Percent / Data suggest women making more informed seafood choices
11/20/2013Four New England Students win EPA Research Fellowship Awards
11/18/2013EPA Recognizes Sharon, Mass. for Water Conservation Efforts
11/15/2013EPA Proposes 2014 Renewable Fuel Standards / Proposal Seeks Input to Address “E10 Blend Wall,” Reaffirms Commitment to Biofuels
11/13/2013New England Supermarkets Recognized for Environmental Achievements
11/13/2013U.S. EPA Awards Grant for Improving Graffiti Cleanup
11/08/2013New England Leaders Convene to Help Communities Prepare for Climate Change Challenges
11/06/2013EPA Seeks Public Input on Newly Designed Graphic for Bug Repellent Labels/New graphic will help consumers make informed choices to protect their health
11/04/2013EPA's Exhibit Demonstrates Techniques to
Keep Schools Green and Healthy
11/01/2013EPA Hosts 2013 International Decontamination Research and Development Conference
11/01/2013EPA Releases Agency Plans for Adapting to a Changing Climate
10/30/2013EPA Administrator McCarthy Announces $6.6 Million in Funding to Support Chesapeake Bay Projects/ EPA funding is part of $9.2 million in grant money to support cleaner local waters across Bay region
10/28/2013MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, NIEHS Leaders Celebrate Children's Health Month, 15 Years of Children's Health Research
10/25/2013EPA Awards $400,000 to Communities to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change / Communities in Rhode Island, Michigan, Nebraska, Indiana, Arizona, and South Carolina will receive funding for green infrastructure
10/25/2013EPA Honors Hunters Point Family Graduates of Brownfields Job Training Program
10/24/2013$1.29 million Awarded for Community-Based Projects to Improve Health of Long Island Sound; More than $915,000 awarded to support projects in Connecticut
10/24/2013EPA Announces Funding for Students’ Innovative Green Technologies
10/22/2013U.S. National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week Goes Global
09/30/2013EPA Takes Steps to Allow Restriction of Imports of Harmful Category of Chemicals used in Carpets
09/26/2013Staples Recognized for Green Power Leadership
09/25/2013TODAY: EPA Chief Begins Three-State Tour Highlighting Climate Action Plan / EPA Administrator visits New York, Wisconsin, and Michigan to discuss climate change, power plant announcement
09/24/2013EPA honors Sterling Planet in Atlanta, Ga. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/24/2013EPA Honors Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Operations, LLC in Chattanooga, Tenn. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/23/2013EPA Encourages Homeowners to Care for Their Septic Systems During SepticSmart Week
09/20/2013TODAY: EPA Senior Air Official to Host Media Briefing on Clean Air Act Announcement
09/19/2013TOMORROW: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Speaks at National Press Club Sept. 20
09/17/2013TOMORROW: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, DOE Secretary Ernest Moniz to Testify Before House Energy and Commerce Committee on Climate Change
09/16/2013U.S. EPA Awards Over $1 Million to Northern California Tribe to Protect Klamath River, Enhance Tribal Environmental Program
09/12/2013Environmental Protection Agency and Energy Department Release Fuel Economy Tool for Used Vehicles
09/11/2013Environmental Justice Grants Totaling $88,200 Awarded to Kansas City, St. Louis, Mo., and Wichita, Kan., Organizations
09/10/2013EPA Announces 2nd Environmental Youth Symposium for Colleges and Universities in the Southeast
09/05/2013EPA and Coast Guard Reach Pollution Control Agreement with Carnival / New Advanced Technologies Allow Industry to Comply with Emission Standards, Reduce Costs
08/23/2013Hazardous Waste Settlement Leads to School Cleanups in 60 Schools in R.I. and Mass.
08/22/2013EPA Chief Gina McCarthy will visit Alaska to highlight climate action plan and tour Bristol Bay
08/15/2013EPA Announces Revised Fuel Economy Label Estimates for 2013 Ford C-Max; Initiates Effort to Update Labeling Procedures to Keep Pace with Industry Trends

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