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04/25/2012EPA Awards More Than $1 Million to College Teams for Innovative Environmental Solutions
04/19/2012EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet Expo on National Mall
04/13/2012Obama Administration Announces New Partnership on Unconventional Natural Gas and Oil Research
04/13/2012EPA Provides $100,000 to Help Assess Need for Children’s Health Center in Puerto Rico; EPA Regional Administrator to Participate in Children’s Health Conference
04/06/2012Statement on Passing of Peter Lord, Environmental Reporter for Providence Journal
03/02/2012EPA to Help Citizen Scientists Learn More about Air and Water Pollution in New York City Communities
03/02/2012EPA to Help Citizen Scientists Learn More about Air and Water Pollution in the U.S. Virgin Islands
02/28/2012EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson, Testimony Before the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittees on Energy and Power, Environment and the Economy
02/24/2012EPA seeks scientist nominations for Bristol Bay Watershed Assessment peer review panel
02/22/2012EPA funds University of Hawaii marine debris research project
02/17/2012EPA Updates Science Assessment for Dioxins / Air emissions of dioxins have decreased by 90 percent since the 1980s
02/13/2012EPA’s FY 2013 Budget Proposal Focuses on Core Environmental and Human Health Protections / EPA budget supports President Obama’s vision of an America that is built to last
02/10/2012EPA Releases Final Health Assessment for Tetrachloroethylene (Perc) / Public health protections remain in place
01/30/2012TODAY: Meharry Medical College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/27/2012U.S. EPA Head Of Water Nancy Stoner To Tour Innovative SF Bayview Hunter’s Point Facility
01/27/2012Meharry Medical College and EPA to Collaborate on Green Initiatives
01/23/2012Syracuse High School Students to Learn about Water Pollution through EPA Environmental Justice Grant
01/23/2012EPA Environmental Justice Grants to Help New York City Communities Prevent Lead Poisoning and Restore Wetlands; Organizations in Northern Manhattan, the South Bronx and Jamaica to Receive Funds
12/01/2011New Oregon Streamflow Assessment Tool Aids Clean Water Act Compliance
11/18/2011EPA Seeks Nominations for New Science Advisory Board Committee
11/04/2011EPA and JCDH Announce Availability of North Birmingham, AL Air Quality Information at Four Locations
11/04/2011EPA, DOE to Study Potential for Renewable Energy Possibilities on West Haymarket Brownfield Site in Lincoln, Neb.
11/04/2011EPA, DOE to Study Potential for Renewable Energy Possibilities on Municipal Farm Brownfields Site in Kansas City, Mo.
11/04/2011EPA, DOE to Study Potential for Renewable Energy Possibilities on Milwaukee and St. Paul Rail Yard Company Brownfields Site in Perry, Iowa
11/04/2011EPA, DOE to Study Potential for Renewable Energy Possibilities on Farmland Industries Nitrogen Plant Site in Lawrence, Kan.
11/03/2011EPA Announces Final Study Plan to Assess Hydraulic Fracturing/Congressionally directed study will evaluate potential impacts on drinking water
10/31/2011EPA Awards Seven Universities in the Southeast with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/19/2011EPA Releases Air Quality Model to Study Harmful Air Pollution / Model will help scientists protect public health
10/19/2011International Award Recognizes Successful Ongoing Work to Clean the Charles River
10/18/2011EPA Awards $6.6 Million to Universities for Black Carbon Research
09/28/2011EPA Releases Final Health Assessment for TCE
09/27/2011EPA Scientists Receive Presidential Honor
09/22/2011$150,000 Environmental Education Grant Available
09/19/2011President's Environmental Youth Awards Competition Accepting Nominations from Students in Grades K-12
09/14/2011EPA Releases Strategy to Protect People’s Health and the Environment in Communities Overburdened by Pollution
09/14/2011EPA to Fund Pollution Prevention Projects in New Jersey and New York; Agency Also to Promote Pollution Prevention Initiatives at Upcoming Green Chemistry Conference
09/06/2011Top Environmental Officials Announce Action Agenda to Restore and Protect Long Island Sound
08/29/2011EPA Announces Schedule for Dioxin Assessment
08/19/2011EPA Awards More Than $300,000 to Paul Smith’s College to Control Invasive Species; Grant is One of Nine Awarded to New York for Great Lakes Restoration Work
08/19/2011New Jersey DEP Will Provide Green Job Training Through EPA Brownfields Grant
08/05/2011EPA Releases Draft Policy for Ensuring Scientific Integrity / Agency seeking public comment
08/04/2011EPA Awards Contracts to U.S. Companies to Screen Chemicals for Human Health Impacts
07/26/2011Fortune Society Will Provide Green Job Training Through EPA Brownfields Grant
07/20/2011Innovative Research on EPA’s R/V Lake Guardian
07/12/2011EPA Strengthens Key Scientific Database to Protect Public Health
07/11/2011TOMORROW: Media Briefing on New Improvements to EPA’s Scientific Assessment Process
06/23/2011Research Flights Seek to Improve View of Air Pollution from Space
06/23/2011EPA Selects Sites in Louisiana and Texas for National Study on Hydraulic Fracturing
06/23/2011EPA selects Colorado, North Dakota sites as case study locations for national hydraulic fracturing study
06/23/2011EPA Identifies Case Studies for Hydraulic Fracturing Study / Agency to conduct field work in various regions of the country starting this summer
06/22/2011TOMORROW: Media Briefing on Air Quality Research Flights
06/22/2011EPA Grants $3 Million to Support Chemical Toxicity Research
06/15/2011EPA Improves Access to Information on Hundreds of Chemicals / Searchable databases on chemical toxicity and exposure data now available
06/06/2011Skagit County’s Samish Bay shellfish beds deserve better protection, say federal, state and county officials
06/06/2011EPA Awards $1.2 Million to Three New York Communities to Clean up and Revitalize Contaminated Properties
06/06/2011EPA Awards $3.4 Million to Six New Jersey Communities To Clean up and Revitalize Contaminated Properties; Newark Receives $1 Million to Clean Up and Assess City Sites
06/04/2011At Annual Swim Event in Charles River, Yearly Water Quality Remains Good; EPA Grade from 2010 Monitoring: B+
05/24/2011Three Mass. Small Businesses Get EPA Funding to Develop Environmental Technologies
05/24/2011EPA Funds 10 Small Businesses to Develop Environmental Technologies
05/17/2011EPA Announces 2nd Southeastern Symposium on Sustainable Environmental Practices at College and Universities
05/15/2011Mystic River Water Quality Score Downgraded to D-
Despite ongoing efforts, analysis shows more work needed
05/13/2011EPA Recognizes Environmental Innovation at Science Competition for High School Students /
Param Jaggi Wins Patrick H. Hurd Sustainability Award
04/15/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/12/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/11/2011EPA Announces Plan of Action to Address Four IRIS Assessments
03/10/2011EPA seeks public input on presidential order to review federal regulations
03/10/2011New Robot System to Test 10,000 Chemicals for Toxicity
03/07/2011EPA Awards $32 Million to Understand Health Impacts of Air Pollution
02/17/2011EPA Awards $5.5 Million to Support Nanotechnology Research / Research to help determine whether health risks exist
02/15/2011EPA Assistant Administrator Paul Anastas to Speak at State of Green Business Forum
02/14/2011EPA’s FY 2012 Budget Proposal Reflects Tough Choices Needed for the Nation’s Fiscal Health
02/10/2011EPA Hosts Conference on Advancing the Next Generation of Risk Assessment
02/08/2011EPA Submits Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan to Independent Scientists for Review / The draft plan is open to public comment
02/07/2011EPA plans scientific assessment of Bristol Bay watershed
01/24/2011EPA Takes Step to Improve Lake Champlain Water Quality
01/18/2011Administrator Jackson, SBA Administrator Mills Announce Launch of Water Technology Innovation Cluster / Smart environmental protection creates jobs
01/13/2011EPA Among Sponsors of ScienceOnline2011
01/11/2011EPA Awards $7 Million to Study Effects of Pollution Exposures and Social Stressors on Communities / Research grants aim to gather comprehensive community wide data on human health impacts
12/02/2010EPA Marks 40th Anniversary
11/30/2010EPA Administrator and NAS President Recognize EPA 40th Anniversary, Announce Groundbreaking National Research Council Study
11/30/2010EPA Screens 1,000 Chemicals Using ToxCast
11/29/2010Nov. 30 Science Class in Kansas City, Kan., to Kick Off EPA’s 40 Years Protecting Communities
11/23/2010MONDAY: Administrator Jackson to Kick Off EPA at 40 Commemoration / Weeklong series of events to highlight EPA’s 40 years protecting American communities
11/23/2010EPA Supported Research Finds Higher Incidence of West Nile Virus in Low-Income Neighborhoods
11/18/2010Oregon’s Bear Creek Cleaner Thanks to Watershed-Wide Projects
11/15/2010EPA Signs Agreement with Southampton Hospital to Enhance its Environmental Practices
11/12/2010EPA Releases Reports on Dioxin Emitted During Deepwater Horizon BP Spill/Reports find levels of dioxins created during controlled burns were below levels of concern
10/22/2010EPA to Participate in USA Science and Engineering Festival / Encouraging the interest of our nation’s youth in science, technology, engineering and math
10/01/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Assistant Administrator of the Office of Research and Development, Paul Anastas, Delivers the Fifth Borlaug Lecture at N.C. State University
10/01/2010Hot New England Summer Meant More Smog Days, but Long-Term Trend is toward Cleaner Air
09/28/2010EPA Helps to Launch Science and Engineering Festival Tomorrow
09/14/2010EPA Awards Grants for Students to Design Sustainable Technologies to Help Environment and Economy
09/09/2010EPA Formally Requests Information From Companies About Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Extraction / Information on hydraulic fracturing chemicals is key to agency study of potential impacts on drinking water
08/31/2010EPA’s Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Study to Take Place in Binghamton, New York; Meeting Scheduled for September 13 and 15 at the Broome County Forum Theater
08/05/2010EPA Develops Innovative Software to Secure Nation’s Water Supply / Canary software enhances detection of hazardous contaminants in drinking water systems
08/03/2010EPA Administrator Highlights Importance of Agency’s Science Laboratory in New Jersey; Announces new resources for national Environmental Response Team lab facilities
08/03/2010PRESS ADVISORY -- TODAY: EPA Administrator to Tour Agency's Environmental Laboratory in Edison, NJ
07/19/2010EPA and Other Federal Agencies Collaborate to Improve Chemical Screening
07/09/2010Media Advisory: EPA to Host Public Meeting on National Hydraulic Fracturing Study in Denver on July 13
07/08/2010EPA Launches a Collaborative Web Site for Integrated Environmental Modeling

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