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05/28/2015Oklahoma City Receives EPA Investment Grant
05/27/2015Rose State College in Oklahoma City Receives EPA Job-Training Grant
04/21/2015EPA Announces Installation of Park Benches with Solar-Powered Air Monitors in Five Cities/Village Green community park benches are located in Philadelphia; Washington, D.C.; Oklahoma City; Kansas City; Hartford
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facility in Okla. and Texas
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facilities in Three States
03/20/2015EPA Awards over $2.1 Million to Clean Up Diesel Engines in La., Okla. and Texas
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grants in 21 States, Puerto Rico
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
02/11/2015EPA Works with Okla. Schools to Reduce Diesel Emissions
02/10/2015EPA Awards Rebates to 30 States to Replace 210 School Buses
01/15/2015Protect Your Family from Lung Cancer Caused by Radon
01/12/2015EPA Applauds College Football Playoff
National Championship—Green Endeavors
01/05/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Hold Public Hearing in Arlington, Texas on Proposed Smog Standards
12/03/2014Wichita and Affiliated Tribes Strengthen
Environmental Programs with EPA Grant
12/02/2014EPA to Evaluate 22 Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
11/24/2014EPA Plan Will Reduce Pollution and Improve Visibility in Texas, Oklahoma
11/20/2014Accept the Challenge of Reducing Food Waste
11/19/2014OSU Fights Climate Change and Becomes Green Power Partner of the Year
11/13/2014EPA Funding Improves Drinking Water Quality and Infrastructure in Oklahoma
10/15/2014University of Tulsa Awarded EPA Grant for Water Conservation Project
10/15/2014EPA and Partners Celebrate Reduced Lead Exposure in Children; Blood lead levels in children around Tar Creek site in Okla. greatly reduced
10/14/2014EPA Grant Helps Reduce Asbestos Exposure in Oklahoma Schools
09/18/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Recognize Milestone Activities at Tar Creek
08/13/2014Chickasaw Nation receives $112,000 from EPA to Administer Environmental Programs
08/12/2014Beyond the Classroom Students Recognized by EPA
08/12/2014Beyond the Classroom Students recognized by EPA
07/30/2014EPA Awards Oklahoma $1.3 million to Reduce Water
Contamination Risk in Underground Tanks
07/29/2014EPA Awards over $131,000 to Oklahoma to Protect Groundwater
07/23/2014EPA Awards over $900,000 to TU to Research Impacts of Climate Change in Tribal Areas
07/21/2014EPA Awards over $11 Million to State of Oklahoma to Improve Water Quality
05/22/2014EPA Awards FAA for Combating Climate Change by Reducing Water Usage
04/22/2014EPA Celebrates Earth Day; Agency encourages Americans to take action on climate change
04/17/2014Shawnee, OK, JCPenney Store Places Sixth in EPA’s
National Energy Star Competition
04/02/2014EPA Welcomes NCAA Final Four and Sustainability to North Texas
03/31/2014EPA Continues to Protect Human Health by Evaluating Ten Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
03/17/2014EPA Launches Sixth Annual “Fix a Leak Week” to Chase Leaks and
Improve Water Efficiency
02/10/2014EPA Withdraws Federal Plan and Approves Oklahoma’s Air Plan for Public Service of Oklahoma
02/06/2014Publicly Available Tool Reports On Different Types of Pollution
12/11/2013EPA Adds Wilcox Oil Site in Creek Co., OK, to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Nine hazardous waste sites added, eight proposed nationally
10/23/2013EPA Recognize WaterSenseŽ Irrigation Partner of the Year
10/22/2013EPA Awards Over $847,000 to Oklahoma Tribes to Protect Air Quality
09/11/2013Oklahoma Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
06/13/2013EPA Announces Rose State College in Oklahoma as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
05/21/2013EPA Proposes to Add Wilcox Oil Site in Creek Co., OK, to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites
12/21/2012EPA Awards $65,000 to the Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma to Improve and Protect Its Water Quality
12/20/2012EPA Approves Clean Water Program to Oklahoma Department of Agriculture
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
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
11/16/2012EPA Partners with Universities to Reduce Food Waste
10/10/2012EPA Awards $1.2 Million to Improve Indoor Air Quality
10/09/2012EPA Awards the State of Oklahoma Over $240,000 to Reduce Exposure to Asbestos in Schools and State Buildings
10/04/2012EPA Awards Over $112,000 to the Peoria Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
10/03/2012EPA Awards $120,000 to the Ottawa Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
09/24/2012EPA Honors Organizations for Supporting Green Power
09/13/2012EPA Awards Over $2 Million to the State of Oklahoma
to Fund Nonpoint Source Pollution Projects
09/05/2012The Performance Operating Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/22/2012Petco Petroleum Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/31/2012EPA Awards $75,000 to the Choctaw Nation to Support Its Water Quality Program
07/30/2012Federal, State and Local Officials Celebrate Continuing Redevelopment of Downtown Oklahoma City
07/27/2012EPA Awards Over $1.6 Million to the State of Oklahoma to Support Environmental Programs
07/27/2012EPA Awards Over $11 Million to the Oklahoma Water Resources Board to Support the Clean Water State Revolving Fund Program
07/19/2012EPA Awards $78,000 to the Seneca-Cayuga Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
07/13/2012Citation Oil and Gas Corporation Fined for Oil and Salt Water Discharge Into Clear Boggy Creek
07/11/2012EPA Awards $175,000 to the Cherokee Nation to Support Its Water Quality Program
07/10/2012EPA Awards Over $139,000 to the Oklahoma Corporation Commission for Groundwater Protection
05/24/2012
EPA Awards $350,000 Brownfields Assessment Grant to Oklahoma City to Revitalize Urban Core
05/09/2012EPA Provides More Than $20,000 in an Environmental Education Grant to Plant the Seeds of Future Forestry Careers
04/18/2012Oklahoma Universities Make the Grade in EPA’s Green Power Challenge
03/07/2012EPA Awards Over $200,000 to the Oklahoma Department of Labor to Reduce Exposure to Asbestos
12/08/2011EPA Region 6 Enforcement and Compliance Results for 2011
11/16/2011University of Central Oklahoma receives EPA’s
Green Power Leadership Award
11/16/2011EPA Honors 19 Organizations for Leadership in Clean Energy
11/01/2011EPA Awards Universities Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies - College students to design projects to help environment and economy
10/24/2011EPA Celebrates Children’s Health Month and National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week
09/20/2011EPA Recognizes 52 Organizations for Environmental Stewardship
09/19/2011EPA Recognizes Supermarkets for Environmental Achievement
07/26/2011Trivestco Energy Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
07/22/2011EPA Seeking Nominations for Awards that Recognize Outstanding Clean Air Programs
05/23/2011EPA Asks Oklahoma Residents to Fight #1 Cancer in U.S. with “Don’t Fry Day” (Friday, May 27)
05/18/2011Texas Egg Producer to Pay $1.9 Million Penalty to Resolve Clean Water Act Violations
05/12/2011EPA Orders Smith and Smith Petroleum to Stop Discharging
04/20/2011EPA Awards Over $2.8 Million to Oklahoma for Water Improvement Projects
04/19/2011Terra Industries Inc. to Pay Clean Air Act Penalty and Spend $17 Million to Install Pollution Controls
04/19/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Green Jobs Development Pilot Projects
04/14/2011EPA Awards Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Over $180,000 in Climate Showcase Communities Grant
04/13/2011Lady Bug Oil Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
04/04/2011Edinger Incorporated Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
04/04/2011EPA Selects 32 Locations for Assistance with Sustainable Community Planning
03/07/2011CLEAN AIR PLAN FOR OKLAHOMA REDUCES POLLUTION - Provides the state with maximum flexibility, while reducing emissions that harm human health,
can trigger asthma attacks, and cause haze in our wilderness areas
03/01/2011EPA Awards Over $435,000 to Oklahoma to Aid and Develop Wetland Program
02/28/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Grants to Address Local Health and Environmental Issues
02/28/2011EPA Announces Winners of 2010 Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Awards
02/22/2011EPA’s Energy Star Leaders Drive Greater Energy Efficiency
12/06/2010EPA Region 6 Compliance and Enforcement Results for 2010
11/09/2010EPA Orders Sam W. Mays, Jr., LLC to Stop Discharging
10/21/2010EPA Orders Oakland Petroleum Operating, Inc. to Stop Discharging
10/15/2010EPA Awards $200,000 to Assess Hazardous Properties in Oklahoma City
10/12/2010EPA Awards $470,000 to Establish Environmental Protection Programs in Tribal lands in Oklahoma and New Mexico
10/08/2010EPA Awards over $697,000 to Regulate Pesticides
09/29/2010EPA Awards Over $100,000 to the Delaware Nation of Oklahoma