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07/17/2014EPA Awards over $179,000 to Promote Proctor Creek Restoration
07/15/2014EPA Honors Dunwoody’s Sprouts Farmers Market for its Climate Protection Efforts
07/15/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting Concerning the Seven Out Tank Site
07/15/2014Zep Inc. Pays $905,000 for Alleged Violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
07/14/2014TUESDAY: EPA to Present Sprouts Farmers Market in Dunwoody, Ga with GreenChill Certification
07/10/2014EPA’s Local Government Advisory Committee Met in Atlanta to Weigh in on Proposed Water Rule
07/08/2014THURSDAY PRESS CALL: EPA Convenes Local Government Advisory Committee in Atlanta to Weigh in on Proposed Water Rule
06/24/2014EPA Sponsors Free Training to Improve Children’s Environmental Health
05/28/2014EPA Awards $400,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Georgia
05/21/2014EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/14/2014Follow Us to EPA Southeast’s New Twitter Handle
05/01/2014EPA to participate at DeKalb County Council of PTAs and DeKalb County School District - 5k Fun Run/Walk for Wellness Health Expo
04/23/2014Athens EPA Employees Mark Earth Day Week by an East-side Area Cleanup
04/16/2014EPA Employees Mark Earth Day by Cleaning Up Proctor Creek with Local Residents
04/16/2014OP-ED: Time for the Southeast to Act on Climate this Earth Day
04/14/2014EPA Scientist Receives Prestigious Award
04/10/2014Atlanta Ranks 3rd on List of 25 U.S. Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States
04/09/2014EPA Honors Six Georgia Organizations with 2014 Energy Star Awards
03/12/2014EPA Files Complaint Against Zep, Inc. in Atlanta, GA for Alleged Violations of the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act
03/04/2014EPA Settlements Restore Wetlands Across Southeast
$1.7M to be spent on restoration and penalties
02/25/2014EPA Honors Novelis in Atlanta, GA for Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
02/12/2014EPA Awards More Than $3 Million to Researchers Studying How Chemical Exposures May Impact Brain Development
02/04/2014EPA Recognizes Seven Communities for Smart Growth Achievement; Atlanta BeltLineHonored as Overall Winner
01/15/2014EPA, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, and Clark Atlanta University Find Success in Community Assistance Partnership Program
01/15/2014Georgia Ports Authority wins EPA Award
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
12/13/2013
EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Justice Projects
12/02/2013EPA Approves Redesignation of Atlanta Area to Attainment for Ozone
11/14/2013Celebrating America Recycles Day One Community at a Time
11/06/2013Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany in Albany, Georgia Earns ENERGY STAR Carbon Pollution Reductions, Energy Savings
10/24/2013EPA Recognizes Athens-Clarke County Public Utilities as WaterSenseŽ Partner of the Year for Promoting Water Efficiency
10/24/2013EPA Recognizes The Home Depot as WaterSenseŽ Partner of the Year for Promoting Water Efficiency
09/24/2013EPA honors Sterling Planet in Atlanta, Ga. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/17/2013Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
09/12/2013Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
09/10/2013EPA Announces 2nd Environmental Youth Symposium for Colleges and Universities in the Southeast
06/24/2013Third Annual Collegiate Sports Sustainability Summit to be held in Atlanta
06/21/2013EPA Awards Georgia Southern University with Grant to Develop Innovative Environmental Solutions
06/19/2013EPA Recognizes Students for Sustainable Environmental Solutions
06/13/2013ArunA Biomedical, Inc. in Athens, GA awarded more than $79,000 for Developmental Neurotox Assay Using Scalable Neurons and Astrocytes in High-Content Imaging
06/11/2013EPA Orders a Stop Sale of Hampton Manufacturing, Inc’s “Antibacterial H-42 Clipper Cleaner”
05/21/2013EPA Adds Two Hazardous Waste Sites in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional Two Sites
05/21/2013EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/17/2013Federal Agencies Expand Urban Waterway Revitalization Effort to Proctor Creek in Atlanta
05/16/2013TOMORROW: EPA Acting Administrator to Keynote National Brownfields Conference in Atlanta, GA
05/14/2013FRIDAY - Federal Agencies to Announce Urban Waterway Revitalization Effort in Proctor Creek
05/10/2013MONDAY: EPA to Recognize Center for Transportation and the Environment and Delta Airlines for Grant Project Completion
05/09/2013EPA, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College, and City of Ocilla, GA Develop Dynamic Partnership
05/08/2013EPA Awards $1.8 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Georgia
05/07/2013School Siting Workshop to be held in Atlanta, Ga.
04/24/2013EPA to Hold 2013 National Brownfields Conference at Georgia World Congress Center
04/24/2013Hemphill Water Treatment Plant in Atlanta, Ga. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/23/2013EPA Regional Administrator and Mayor Reed to Join Hundreds in Atlanta Earth Day Cleanup; Clark Howard to Emcee Program at Centennial Park
04/19/2013OP-ED: Earth Day 2013 - A Conversation on Climate
03/26/2013Seven Georgia Organizations Receive 2013 Energy Star Awards
03/12/2013Atlanta Ranks 5th on List of Cities with the Most ENERGY STAR Buildings in the United States
03/12/2013EPA Announces Cities with the Most Energy Star Buildings in the US/Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Chicago, New York, Atlanta rank in top five
03/05/2013Regional Administrator Fleming Marks Women’s History Month at the Coretta Scott King Young Women’s Leadership Academy in Atlanta, GA
02/22/2013EPA Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe to visit Atlanta, Discuss Administration’s Commitment to STEM Education and Green Jobs
02/12/2013Atlanta among Recipients of Smart Growth Assistance Provided by EPA
02/07/2013EPA Provides Technical Assistance to 43 Communities to Meet their Sustainability Goals
02/04/2013EPA Proposing to Redesignate Atlanta Area to Attainment for Ozone
01/30/2013Coca-Cola/Hickory Ridge and Watauga County Landfill Projects Recognized for Transforming Waste into a Green Community Asset
01/24/2013EPA Announces Settlements with Company for Multiple Violations of Chemical Reporting and Pesticide Laws
01/09/2013EPA Enforcement in 2012 Protects Communities From Harmful Pollution
01/02/2013Kentucky Utilities to Spend Millions in Settlement to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations in Environmental Justice Community
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/12/2012EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Georgia Southern University
12/03/2012Glass Container Manufacturer Agrees to Install Pollution Controls and Pay $1.45 Million to Settle Clean Air Act Violations / Settlement to reduce emissions at facilities in Georgia, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Texas
12/03/2012EPA Awards Over $100,000 to Student Teams in Sustainable Technology Competition
11/26/2012EPA Recommends New Recreational Water Quality Criteria to Better Protect Public Health
11/15/2012EPA Awards More Than $5.3 Million for Research Fellowships
10/17/2012EPA Announces Opportunity to Apply for 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
Up to Five Awards Available in Southeast
10/11/2012EPA and TDEC Recognize Tennessee Water and Wastewater Utilities for Energy Savings
10/04/2012Home Depot Honored for Educating Employees About WaterSense
Helping Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/04/2012WaterSense Partners of the Year Help Americans Save Water, Money on Utility Bills
10/01/2012EPA Announces Plan to Address Environmental Concerns for North Birmingham Communities
09/24/2012EPA Honors Organizations for Supporting Green Power
09/19/2012EPA Announces 12th Annual Clean Air Excellence Awards
09/19/2012Georgia Tech, Mississippi State and the University of South Florida Among Recipients of
$9 Million to Examine Extreme Weather
09/12/2012Hypoxia Task Force Launches New Monitoring Efforts to Track Water Quality Improvements
09/11/2012Waste Reduction Technology Demonstration at EPA Regional Office in Atlanta
09/06/2012EPA Opens Registration for Campus RainWorks Design Challenge Competition
09/05/2012In Support of Affected States, EPA Approves Temporary Fuel Waiver for 8 States Impacted by Hurricane Isaac
08/29/2012EPA, HUD, DOT and City of Atlanta Celebrate Third Anniversary of Partnership for Sustainable Communities
08/28/2012EPA Requests Proposals for $216,000 Environmental Education Grant
08/27/2012EPA, HUD, DOT and City of Atlanta to Mark Partnership for Sustainable Communities Third Anniversary
08/23/2012Southeast diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
08/21/2012EPA Regional Administrator to speak at the 7th Annual Georgia Environmental Conference
08/20/2012High Expectations Associated with Region 4 Environmental Justice Conference
08/13/2012EPA To Hold Environmental Justice Conference in Atlanta, GA
08/06/2012EPA Announces Funding for Research to Improve Air Quality, Protect Health
08/06/2012EPA Orders a Stop Sale of D-Mand Better Products, LLC.
08/03/2012Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
07/24/2012EPA Provides $950,000 to Improve Water Quality Using Green Infrastructure in 17 Communities; $50,000 Each Awarded to Cities of Atlanta, Ga. and Beaufort, S.C.
07/20/2012EPA to Review Technical Information on Mercury and Air Toxics Standards for New Power Plants/Routine review has no impact on cost or vital health benefits of first national standards for mercury pollution
07/14/2012EPA and the Georgia Force Encourage Metro Atlanta Take the "Change the World with ENERGY STARŽ" Pledge
07/12/2012EPA and the Georgia Force Encourage Metro Atlanta to Take the “Change the World with ENERGY STARŽ” Pledge
06/26/2012EPA Awards $50,000 to Chattahoochee Riverkeeper to Expand Atlanta Neighborhood Water Watch; Other Grants Awarded in Tenn., Ky. and N.C.