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News Releases by State: CALIFORNIA


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11/23/2015U.S. EPA Honors UC Santa Cruz for Reducing Wasted Food
11/18/2015U.S. EPA Awards $1 Million Grant to Research Impact of Drought on Water Quality
11/10/2015EPA awards $50,000 to Los Angeles Unified School District to educate and empower students to conserve water
11/05/2015EPA Awards $4 Million in Grants to Research the Impact of Drought on Water Quality
11/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter
11/02/2015U.S. EPA requires Southern California companies to protect residents from lead-based paint dangers
10/29/2015Sacramento Valley Cemetery wins EPA Federal Green Challenge award for water conservation
10/28/2015Valley and Butte Fire Response Update 10/28/15
10/27/2015U.S. EPA Announces more than $25 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in California
10/23/2015EPA Resolves Violations with Newport Beach, Calif. Company for Failure to Report Imported Agricultural Chemicals
10/22/2015U.S. EPA Awards $3.2 Million to Reduce Diesel Emissions in California
U.S. EPA Honors 2015 Green Power Leaders in California
10/19/2015TUESDAY: U.S. EPA Administrator and UFW President will Tour Lodi, Calif. Farm, Discuss Enhanced Worker Protection Standard with Farm Workers
10/16/2015U.S. EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at the National Congress of American Indians Convention
10/08/2015U.S. EPA recognizes 2015 WaterSense Partners of the Year in California and Nevada
10/08/2015U.S. EPA holds trucking company accountable for failure to install emissions controls on its California fleet
10/08/2015Thursday: EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/08/2015Thursday: EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/07/2015EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/06/2015U.S. EPA Orders Kern County Public Water System to Reduce Arsenic in Drinking Water
09/30/2015U.S. EPA settles with East Bay MUD over hazardous waste violations
09/30/2015EPA Reaches $55 Million Settlement for Soil Clean-up at South-Bay Superfund Site
09/29/2015U.S. EPA Requires Guardian Industries Corp. to Cut Harmful Air Pollution at Glass Manufacturing Plants in Seven States
09/29/2015Guardian Industries Corp. to Cut Harmful Air Pollution at Flat Glass Manufacturing Plants in Seven States
09/28/2015U.S. EPA announces availability of $7 million to replace or retrofit old school buses
09/22/2015U.S. EPA requires Cupertino cement company to report toxic chemicals, commit to environmental projects
09/22/2015EPA requires major agricultural chemical dealer to safely manage pesticides
09/09/2015 U.S. EPA settlement prompts firm to develop hazardous waste training program for metal finishing industry
09/02/2015U.S. EPA Awards almost $800,000 to UC Santa Barbara to Research Effects of Chemical Exposure on Ecosystems
09/01/2015U.S. EPA orders companies in Visalia, Calif., to protect Mill Creek from polluted wastewater
09/01/2015U.S. EPA Awards $100,000 to Emeryville, Calif., Small Business to Develop Sustainable Green Technologies
09/01/2015EPA Awards $200,000 to two Los Angeles Small Businesses to Develop Sustainable Green Technologies
08/24/2015U. S. EPA settlement requires Salinas, Calif. Realty company to remove lead-based paint
08/17/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, NHTSA Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Phase 2 Greenhouse Gas Standards for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Trucks
08/17/2015EPA and Tribal Workgroup Launch Toolkit to Support Tribal Green Building
08/05/2015U.S EPA requires California companies to improve oil spill prevention plans
07/31/2015U.S. EPA settles with Caltrans and general contractor for polluting Shasta Lake
07/17/2015U.S. EPA Honors Atherton Teacher with Environmental Education Award at the White House
07/13/2015U.S. EPA honors San Francisco Bay Area firm Hybrid Coating Technologies with Green Chemistry Award
07/01/2015EPA to approve California’s newest list of impaired waterways
06/23/2015EPA Honors PRIDE Industries with Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award
06/23/2015EPA announces two Safer Choice Partners of the Year winners in Southern California
06/17/2015U.S. EPA, DTSC begin removal of more than 5,600 tons of contaminated soil in Huntington Park
06/09/2015Drug Enforcement Administration Western Lab wins EPA Federal Green Challenge award for electronics recycling
05/28/2015EPA awards $400,000 brownfields cleanup grant for public park in San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood
05/28/2015EPA awards $400,000 brownfields grant to City of Lodi, Calif.
05/28/2015EPA awards $352,000 brownfields grants to Elk Valley Rancheria
05/28/2015EPA awards $1 million in brownfields grants to Southern California communities
05/28/2015EPA awards $467,000 brownfields grant to Solano County Water Agency
05/28/2015EPA announces $1.6 billion in Clean Water Act funds to upgrade Sacramento’s regional wastewater treatment plant
05/27/2015United States issues cleanup order to owner of ruptured Refugio Beach oil pipeline
05/27/2015EPA awards nearly $200,000 to Fresno, Calif., for environmental job training
05/27/2015EPA awards nearly $200,000 for environmental job training in Richmond, Calif.
05/26/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EchoWater Project Groundbreaking Event, May 28, in Elk Grove, Calif.
05/19/2015U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Award - Marine Corps Air Station Miramar for Energy Conservation, Tour state-of-the-art green facilities
05/18/2015EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy, Mayor Kevin Faulconer Recognize Timken Museum for Reducing Energy Use by more than 50%
05/15/2015EPA announces availability of $1 million for tribes to upgrade diesel engines
05/14/2015EPA requires Southern California metal finishers to stop illegal hazardous waste releases, wastewater discharges
05/14/2015EPA Administrator McCarthy announces LEED Platinum Certification of San Francisco City Hall
05/13/2015EPA Administrator and San Francisco Bay Area government agencies celebrate nation’s largest solar energy partnership
05/13/2015EPA Administrator McCarthy to announce San Francisco’s City Hall becoming the nation’s oldest building to receive LEED Platinum Green Building Certification
05/13/2015EPA Recognizes Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians for Achievements in Zero Waste and Food Recovery
05/12/2015Wed. May 13, Hayward, Calif. -- EPA Administrator McCarthy joins San Francisco Bay Area agencies to celebrate nation’s largest solar energy partnership
05/08/2015EPA, Product Stewardship Institute, and University of California Launch Toolkit to Reduce Marine Debris
05/07/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Administrator joins San Francisco Bay government agencies to celebrate nation’s largest solar energy partnership
04/29/2015EPA, Justice Department and State of California require Lehigh Cement to cut toxic discharges to San Francisco Bay
04/28/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, Justice Department, and State of California to announce major San Francisco Bay Clean Water Act settlement on Apr. 29
04/28/2015EPA Honors Disneyland Resort for Achievements in Food Recovery
04/28/2015EPA Recognizes Efforts of More Than 400 Federal Facilities for Green Leadership: Reducing Pollution, Conserving Energy and Saving Money
04/22/2015Watsonville, Calif. students receive President’s environmental education award for fighting to protect sea turtles worldwide
04/21/2015EPA Awards $5 million in Clean Diesel Grants to Protect Health of Communities near Ports
04/21/2015EPA Awards $1.3 Million Clean Diesel Grant to the Port of Los Angeles
04/20/2015EPA honors Sonoma County for protecting air quality, fighting climate change with one of nation’s largest hybrid vehicle fleets
04/08/2015Nation’s first federal combined solar power purchase launched by EPA, Forest Service, Energy Department and GSA
04/06/2015EPA Honors 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate /
The agency recognizes 128 partners in 33 states including DirecTV, Staples, and Verizon
03/25/2015San Francisco, Sacramento and San Jose lead nation on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities list
03/25/2015Los Angeles, San Diego, Riverside Lead Nation on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List
03/25/2015Washington, D.C. Takes No. 1 Spot on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List
03/20/2015EPA Awards San Joaquin Valley $677,214 for 48 Trucks
03/20/2015EPA Awards $753,476 for Twenty-one Cleaner School Buses and Trucks in Los Angeles County
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grants in 21 States, Puerto Rico
03/17/2015EPA awards $8.7 million in grants to restore San Francisco Bay’s tidal marsh and river habitats
03/16/2015CA Utilities Encourage Consumers to Chase Water Waste This Week
03/16/2015California utilities encourage consumers to Chase Water Waste this week
03/13/2015EPA issues cleanup plan for former McClellan Air Force Base
03/10/2015U.S. EPA Awards $175,000 Brownfield grant to City of Fresno for revitalization of Elm Ave Corridor
03/09/2015EPA Announces 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States/ Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
02/19/2015U.S. EPA and Customs seize and export more than 730 illegal vehicles, engines at LA/Long Beach Port
02/18/2015EPA, CBP announce results from inspections at ports resulting in hundreds of vehicles seized and exported, significantly reducing air pollution
02/12/2015U.S. EPA requires safer handling of PCBs in Imperial and Riverside Counties
02/10/2015EPA Awards Five California School Districts $325,000 for Thirteen Cleaner School Buses
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
02/03/2015U.S. EPA, Air District Unveil Air Monitor at Busiest US-Mexico Border Crossing
01/29/2015EPA, San Diego County Air District to Unveil Air Monitor in San Ysidro
01/27/2015EPA Helps Two California Communities Meet Sustainability Goals, Develop Flood Resilience
01/14/2015EPA issues 2013 Toxic Release Inventory data for Pacific Southwest region
01/05/2015EPA Administrator to visit Fresno for high-speed rail groundbreaking
12/23/2014EPA to Hold Public Hearings in California, Texas and D.C. on Proposed Smog Standards
12/18/2014EPA announces 2014 annual environmental enforcement results
12/17/2014EPA awards $600,000 to Oakland, Calif. health nonprofit to help fight asthma in schools nationwide