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06/26/2014U.S. EPA settles with two San Joaquin Valley companies to ensure safe handling of hazardous waste
06/20/2014EPA Selects the University of California, Los Angeles to Help Find New Uses for Toxics Data
06/17/2014U.S. EPA to hold information sessions for free environmental job training program in Rialto, Calif.
06/17/2014EPA Selects Six Universities to Help Find New Uses for Toxics Data
06/12/2014FRIDAY: U.S. EPA Chief Gina McCarthy to Attend Solar Installation at Residential Home in Long Beach, Calif.
05/28/2014Oroville awarded $750,000 in Brownfields Grants
05/28/2014Monterey County awarded $200,000 in Brownfields Grants
05/28/2014San Pablo awarded $600,000 in Brownfields grants
05/28/2014U.S. EPA awards U.C. Berkeley $1.5 million to evaluate air pollution in developing nations
05/28/2014EPA Selects the City of Visalia for a $400,000 Brownfield Grant
05/28/2014EPA Selects the City of Los Angeles for a $400,000 Brownfield Grant
05/28/2014EPA Funds University Research on Cleaner Fuel Burning to Improve Air Quality/The World Health Organization estimates that cookstove smoke accounts for over 4 million premature deaths annually
05/22/2014
U.S. EPA finds Exide Technologies a source of harmful lead emissions
05/20/2014U.S. EPA settles with Irvine, Calif. company to ensure safe handling of pesticides
05/13/2014L.A. Conservation Corps receives EPA grant for unemployed workers to receive environmental job training
05/13/2014Two Bay Area organizations selected to receive EPA funding for unemployed workers to receive environmental job training
05/08/2014Sylvia Quast selected to head U.S. EPA’s Pacific Southwest legal office
05/06/2014U.S. EPA honors federal agencies for water conservation, waste reduction
05/02/2014OC ON DROUGHT: SAVE WATER AND STOP RUNOFF WITH “OC GARDEN FRIENDLY”
05/01/2014EPA Awards the City of Santa Monica $60,000 to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resilience to Climate Change
04/25/2014U.S. EPA Honors San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point Graduates of Environmental Job Training Program
04/24/2014U.S. EPA Requires AllenCo to Comply with Federal Laws, Improve Safety Measures
04/23/2014U.S. EPA Honors Richmond Graduates of Environmental Job Training Program
04/22/2014U.S. EPA’s Pacific Southwest Region Solicits Environmental Award Nominations
04/22/2014EPA announces $5 million in grants to restore S.F. Bay Water Quality and Habitats
04/21/2014U.S. EPA Directs Rare Earth Mine in San Bernardino County to Correct Hazardous Waste Violations
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
04/10/2014Northern California Cities Lead Nationally with Most Energy Star Buildings
04/10/2014Los Angeles #1 City in U.S. with Most Energy Star Building for Sixth Consecutive Year
03/28/2014EPA, Coast Guard to clean up millions of gallons of hazardous liquids and sludge from Samoa Pulp site
03/24/2014Inland Empire, L.A. County honored by U.S. EPA for composting partnership efforts
03/17/2014U.S. EPA’s “Fix a Leak Week” Promoted in San Francisco and Sonoma, March 17-23
03/17/2014U.S. EPA’s “Fix a Leak Week” Promoted Throughout Southern California, March 17-23
03/14/2014U.S. EPA honors former San Joaquin Valley school transportation director for electric school bus advocacy
03/11/2014U.S. EPA Supports Sustainable Water Management and Clean Energy Innovation at Calif. Brewery
03/07/2014US EPA helps revitalize former contaminated site, making way for new restaurant in Bellflower, Calif.
03/04/2014Sacramento Wetland Scientists Honored with Top EPA Award
02/25/2014EPA Honors Chula Vista, Calif. for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
02/25/2014EPA Honors UC Irvine for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
02/25/2014Cisco Systems honored by EPA for reducing Greenhouse Gas emissions
02/18/2014EPA Protects Wetlands in Calif. and Ariz. with $1.5 Million in Grants
02/12/2014U.S. EPA Awards U.C. Davis $800,000 to Study How Chemical Exposures May Impact Brain Development
02/12/2014U.S. EPA Awards La Jolla, Calif. Research Institute $800,000 to Study How Chemical Exposures May Impact Brain Development
02/12/2014EPA Awards More Than $3 Million to Researchers Studying How Chemical Exposures May Impact Brain Development
02/04/2014EPA Issues 2012 Toxic Release Inventory Data for Pacific Southwest Region
02/04/2014EPA Recognizes Sacramento’s La Valentina Building Complex for Smart Growth Achievement
01/31/2014U.S. EPA’s $11 Million Cleanup Settlement Helps Protect Drinking Water in Rialto
01/28/2014U.S. EPA reaches $3 million settlement to clean groundwater in Mountain View
01/27/2014EPA removes nearly 2,000 acres of El Toro site from Superfund list
01/16/2014State, federal agencies launch pilot project to discuss health issues at Southern California schools
01/15/2014EPA finds AllenCo facility fails to operate safely, violates federal laws
01/14/2014EPA awards more than $460,000 for environmental projects along the U.S.-Mexico border
01/14/2014Commerce, Calif., company to spend more than $68,000 for improperly discharging wastewater into the L.A. County sewer system
01/09/2014U.S. EPA, San Diego Foundation, Center for Civic Engagement Inaugurate Bi-National Park Space; U.S. EPA to Make Major Announcement on Border Funding
12/19/2013EPA West Coast Collaborative announces more than $2 million in grants to reduce harmful diesel emissions in western states and Pacific Island territories
12/19/2013EPA West Coast Collaborative announces more than $2 million in grants to reduce harmful diesel emissions in western states and Pacific Island territories
12/19/2013U.S. EPA fines agricultural products companies $74,880 for pesticide violations in Calif. and Ariz.
12/17/2013Cupertino honored as national food waste reduction innovation leader
12/10/2013U.S. EPA Announces 2013 Environmental Champions
11/21/2013U.S. EPA honors graduates of environmental job training program at ceremony
11/20/2013EPA awards $174 million to improve drinking water systems, reduce water pollution across Calif.
11/13/2013U.S. EPA Awards Grant for Improving Graffiti Cleanup
11/01/2013U.S. EPA Finds Petaluma, Calif., Superfund Site Clean
10/25/2013EPA Honors Hunters Point Family Graduates of Brownfields Job Training Program
10/23/2013S.F. North Bay Water Agencies Awarded EPA’s WaterSense Excellence Award for Water Efficiency Efforts
09/27/2013EPA Honors UCI for Zero Waste and Food Recovery Achievements
09/23/2013San Diego Center for Civic Engagement and U.S. EPA Award $45,000 in Grants for New Park Space
09/16/2013California Agencies Seek Dairy Digester Projects -- Proposals Due November 1
09/16/2013U.S. EPA Awards Over $1 Million to Northern California Tribe to Protect Klamath River, Enhance Tribal Environmental Program
09/13/2013Post Foods to Spend More than $2 Million for Air Violations at Modesto Cereal Plant
09/11/2013EPA Awards $60,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Southern California Projects
09/11/2013EPA Awards $60,000 in Environmental Justice Grants to Northern California Projects
09/10/2013EPA Orders Public Water System on Indian Reservation in Riverside County to Address Arsenic in Drinking Water
09/05/2013U.S. EPA Water Quality Grant Aids Native Fish Recovery in Palo Alto
09/05/2013EPA and Coast Guard Reach Pollution Control Agreement with Carnival / New Advanced Technologies Allow Industry to Comply with Emission Standards, Reduce Costs
09/04/2013United States Reaches Settlement with Safeway to Reduce Emissions of Ozone-Depleting Substances Nationwide
08/26/2013Presidio Trust Awarded Honorable Mention for U.S. EPA Resource Conservation Competition
08/22/2013EPA Proposes to Renew Clean Harbors PCB Permit; Public Comment Period Begins
08/07/2013NEWS BRIEF: U.S. EPA Accepting Public Comments on Cleanup Plan for Yosemite Slough Site
08/02/2013Fry’s Electronics Fined $50,000 by U.S. EPA for Making Unsubstantiated Health Claims
08/01/2013Ontario, Calif., Food Processor to Pay $157,000 Fine for Toxic Ammonia Release
07/25/2013EPA Selects Eight Universities to Help Improve Public Health Data and Research
07/18/2013U.S. EPA Honors Bay Area Graduates of Brownfields Job Training Program
07/02/2013U.S. EPA Photography Exhibit Makes Final Stop on National Tour in S.F.
06/19/2013EPA Recognizes Students for Sustainable Environmental Solutions
06/19/2013U.S. EPA Announces $1 Million Available in Border Environmental Funding
06/17/2013U.S. EPA Announces $5 Million in S.F. Bay Watershed Restoration Grants Available
06/17/2013U.S. EPA and Federal Partners Celebrate Four-Years of Partnership - $539 Million to Support Communities in the Pacific Southwest Region
06/13/2013Two California Cities and an Arizona University Receive Grants for Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training
06/13/2013Six California Companies Included in
$2 Million EPA Award to Small Businesses
06/06/2013$700,000 in U.S. EPA Climate and Air Quality Grants Awarded to Two U.C. Schools
05/28/2013U.S. EPA to Hold Public Interagency Meeting on Reactive Nitrogen Research in Fresno, CA
05/17/2013EPA Transfers Operations of Whittier Narrows Treatment Plant to State of California
05/16/2013San Diego County Meets National Air Quality Standard for Smog
05/16/2013Texaco Begins Soil Cleanup, Additional Groundwater Work at Ventura County Superfund Site
05/08/2013U.S. EPA Awards City of Brea $200,000 Brownfields Grant to Transform Former Railroad Tracks into Greenspace
05/08/2013Two Grass Valley, Calif., groups awarded $1 million in U.S. EPA Brownfields grants