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02/01/2016EPA Announces 2014 Toxics Release Inventory Report
01/28/2016EPA Proposes to Redesignate Crittenden County, Ark., as Attaining the Ozone Standard
01/25/2016Obama Administration to Partner with 27 Communities to Boost Neighborhood Revitalization through Local Food Enterprises - Local Foods, Local Places Empowers Creative Economic Development in Rural and Urban Communities in 22 states
01/11/2016Protect Your Home and Family from Radon
12/17/2015Waste More, Warm More
12/15/2015Reduce Waste for Greener Holidays
11/13/2015Save Money, Feed the Hungry, Fight Climate Change with EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge
11/10/2015Reduce Food Waste and Feed People, Not Landfills
10/30/2015Businesses Find Savings in Combined Heat and Power Systems
10/28/2015Save Money and Reduce Your Impact Through Energy Efficiency
10/01/2015EPA Takes Steps to Improve Water Quality of Illinois River
09/24/2015Pollution Prevention: Where Sustainability Begins
09/23/2015EPA Awards Pulaski County $350,000 to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/21/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA to Hold Public Hearings on Proposed Oil and Gas Rules
09/04/2015Our House of Little Rock, Ark. Recognized for Excellence in Brownfields Redevelopment
08/24/2015Protect Children’s Health with EPA School App
08/13/2015Tell EPA About Your Green Infrastructure Project
08/12/2015EPA and Arkansas Take Action on Air Toxics
08/06/2015EPA to Improve Wastewater Infrastructure in Cabot, Ark.
07/22/2015New Mexico, Arkansas Kroger Stores Compete in EPA’s Sixth Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings
07/17/2015EPA awards Van Buren, Ark. Teacher with Presidential Innovation Award
07/02/2015 Arkansas Receives EPA Grant to Monitor and Improve Air Quality
05/28/2015Conway, Ark., Receives EPA Investment Grant
04/22/2015U.S. Settles with ExxonMobil over Violations Stemming from 2013 Oil Spill in Mayflower, Arkansas
04/06/2015EPA Honors Stitt Energy Systems, Inc.—2015 Energy Star Partner of Year
04/01/2015Univ. of Arkansas Student Wins EPA Fellowship Grant
03/16/2015EPA Chases Leaks in Arkansas during Seventh Annual “Fix a Leak Week”
03/09/2015EPA and Arkansas Restore Fayetteville’s Streams
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
01/05/2015Fort Smith, Arkansas Agrees to Upgrade Sewer System to Reduce Discharges of Raw Sewage into Local Waterways / City will also develop a program to help low income communities improve sewer infrastructure
01/05/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Hold Public Hearing in Arlington, Texas on Proposed Smog Standards
12/15/2014EPA Improves Drinking Water Infrastructure in
Ark. with $13 Million Grant
12/02/2014EPA to Evaluate 22 Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
11/20/2014Accept the Challenge of Reducing Food Waste
11/13/2014EPA Recognizes the First Existing Apartment, Condo Buildings with ENERGY STAR Certification / Apartment and condo buildings recognized in Ark., D.C., Ill., Mass., N.Y., Va., Wash. with certification for leading industry in cutting energy use, increasing affordability
10/15/2014John Brown University Receives EPA Grant for Solar Water-Purification Project
10/08/2014EPA Removes Paragould, AR, Site from Superfund List; Former auto equipment manufacturing site meets cleanup standards
09/24/2014EPA and Arkansas Educate Businesses on Climate Change
09/03/2014 EPA Awards Arkansas Nearly $3M to Protect Water Quality
08/29/2014Arkansas Reduces Air Toxics with EPA Grant
08/28/2014EPA Improves Water Quality and Infrastructure in Arkansas
08/27/2014EPA awards $100,000 to ensure safe drinking water for citizens of Arkansas
06/11/2014EPA Awards over $591,000 to Arkansas to Help Eliminate Air Pollution
05/28/2014EPA Selects Pine Bluff, AR, Site for New Brownfield Investment Grant to Boost Local Economy, Leverage Job Creation; 171 communities nationwide receive funding for cleaning up and redeveloping contaminated sites
05/13/2014EPA Settlement Protects Arkansas Community Company will invest $750,000 for environmental project
05/12/2014EPA Develops Workforce in Camden, Arkansas
05/08/2014EPA Adds Union County, AR, Refinery Site to
National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Seven hazardous waste sites added, five proposed nationally
04/22/2014EPA Celebrates Earth Day; Agency encourages Americans to take action on climate change
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
02/06/2014Publicly Available Tool Reports On Different Types of Pollution
12/11/2013EPA Proposes to Add Union County Refinery Site
to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Nine hazardous waste sites added, eight proposed nationally
11/19/2013Little Rock Sees Sustainable Growth from Investments by Federal Partnership
11/15/2013TOMORROW: EPA, HUD, DOT and Little Rock Officials to Announce Local Sustainable Community Investments
10/31/2013EPA Settles Clean Water Act Violations in Arkansas
07/19/2013EPA Awards $215,295 Environmental Education Grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Services
06/13/2013United States and Arkansas File Joint Complaint Against ExxonMobil for Pegasus Pipeline Oil Spill in Mayflower, Arkansas
06/13/2013EPA Offers Smart Growth Assistance to Rhode Island; Mississippi County, Arkansas; Kelso, Washington
04/13/2013EPA releases information from ExxonMobil Pipeline Company
04/04/2013ADEQ Posts Air Quality Monitoring From Mayflower Site Online
03/22/2013EPA Approves Arkansas Greenhouse Gas Program
12/20/2012EPA Updates Rule for Pathogens in Drinking Water, Sets Limit for E. Coli
12/18/2012EPA Proposes Approval of Arkansas GHG Program
11/16/2012EPA Partners with Universities to Reduce Food Waste
10/10/2012EPA Awards $1.2 Million to Improve Indoor Air Quality
10/09/2012SmartWay Honors Freight Industry Leaders for Supply Chain Efficiency
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - One Site Added in Arkansas
09/13/2012EPA Adds 12 Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Eight Other Sites Proposed To Be Added
09/13/2012Rainbow Production Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/12/2012Hypoxia Task Force Launches New Monitoring Efforts to Track Water Quality Improvements
07/02/2012The Bonds Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
06/21/2012EPA Announces Environmental Workforce Development and Job Training Grants
06/21/2012EPA Announces $3 Million In Environmental Job Training Grants / Grants provide job trainees opportunities to protect public health in their communities
05/22/2012EPA Awards $2 Million to Small Businesses
05/09/2012EPA Awards $77,021 for Environmental Stewardship Work
03/13/2012EPA Adds Nine Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List, Proposing an Additional 10 Sites
03/13/2012EPA Proposes to Add Phillips County Chemical Company to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Nine hazardous waste sites added, 10 proposed
12/08/2011EPA Region 6 Enforcement and Compliance Results for 2011
11/17/2011Federal Partners Unite to Help Rural Communities with Environmental and Economic Goals
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
07/22/2011EPA Seeking Nominations for Awards that Recognize Outstanding Clean Air Programs
07/18/2011Tenaris Global Services, (USA) Corp. to Pay $717,324 for Environmental Reporting Violations
06/06/2011EPA Awards Community Improvement Association
$200,000 Brownfields Cleanup Grant
06/06/2011EPA Awards Pulaski County, Arkansas, $400,000 in Brownfields Assessment Grants
05/25/2011EPA Removes Chemicals from Former Wabbaseka School
05/23/2011EPA Asks Arkansas Residents to Fight #1 Cancer in U.S. with “Don’t Fry Day” (Friday, May 27)
05/06/2011EPA Awards Over $270,000 to the City of Maumelle, Arkansas
04/29/2011$485,000 to City of Fayetteville, Arkansas for Sewer Project
04/19/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Green Jobs Development Pilot Projects
04/14/2011EPA Awards City of Little Rock $500,000 in Climate Showcase Communities Grant
04/04/2011Arkansas Receives $343,200 to Monitor and Survey Freshwater
02/28/2011EPA Seeks Applicants for Environmental Justice Grants to Address Local Health and Environmental Issues