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06/19/2015EPA and DOT Propose Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Efficiency Standards for Heavy-Duty Trucks
06/16/2015EPA to Recognize Macon-Bibb County, Ga. for Receiving $400,000 to Assess Contaminated Sites and Revitalize the Community
06/11/2015Chemlink Laboratories in Kennesaw, Ga. Among 21 Partners to be Recognized for Creating and Using Safer Choice Products / June 22 is the first annual awards ceremony for 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award Winners
06/10/2015EPA Takes First Steps to Address Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Aircraft
05/29/2015EPA Proposes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
05/28/2015EPA Awards $400,000 to Macon-Bibb County, Ga. to Assess Contaminated Sites and Revitalize the Community
05/22/2015EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/07/2015EPA Announces Availability of Clean Diesel Grants for Communities Across the Country

Local governments, tribal agencies and nonprofits can win grants up to $2.14 million
04/28/2015EPA Recognizes Whole Foods Market in Marietta, Ga for Reducing Food Waste
04/22/2015EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Atlanta Metropolitan State College
04/22/2015TODAY: EPA and City of Atlanta will Hold the 3rd Annual Earth Day Rally at the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center Courtyard/Egypt Sherrod, Star of HGTV’s highly rated “Property Virgins”, will Host the Rally
04/21/2015EPA and City of Atlanta to Hold the 3rd Annual Earth Day Rally at the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center Courtyard/
Egypt Sherrod, Star of HGTV’s highly rated “Property Virgins”, will Host the Rally
04/06/2015EPA Honors Five Georgia Organizations with 2015 Energy Star Awards for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
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
03/31/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to Clark Atlanta University Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/25/2015Atlanta Ranks 3rd on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings in the U.S.
03/09/2015Three Facilities in Georgia among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Nominations Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award - Deadline is April 17, 2015
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
02/27/2015Atlanta Conference Highlights How College Students are Helping Underserved Communities Address Environmental Problems
02/24/2015UPS in Atlanta, Ga. Among 16 Organizations Across the Country Recognized for Action on Climate Change
01/21/2015EPA Selected as ACT-IAC Igniting Innovation 2015 Awards Top 30 Finalist
01/20/2015EPA, Southern Co. and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Recognize Five Star and Urban Waters Projects in the Southeast
12/18/2014
EPA Announces 2014 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results Including Settlements with Entities Across the Southeast
12/02/2014Deadline Extended to Apply for EPA’s 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
11/24/2014EPA Solicits Applicants for the 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
11/18/2014EPA Spotlights Food Recovery with Atlanta Community Food Bank
11/17/2014EPA Signs Memorandums of Understanding with Georgia College and State University, HHS and USDA Rural Development
11/14/2014EPA to Sign Memorandums of Understanding with Georgia College and State University, HHS and USDA Rural Development
11/10/2014North Georgia Developer Agrees to Settlement for Stormwater Violations
10/31/2014EPA Releases Climate Plans on Fifth Anniversary of President Obama’s Sustainability Initiative
10/27/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator Speaking at National Congress of American Indians Annual Convention in Atlanta
10/24/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator Speaking at National Congress of American Indians Annual Convention in Atlanta
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grants to Two Students at Georgia Tech
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grant to Student at the University of Georgia
10/16/2014EPA Awards Columbus State and Southern Polytechnic State University with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/09/2014EPA’s WaterSense 2014 Partners of the Year Honored for Efficiency Efforts to Protect Nation’s Water Supply
09/24/2014EPA Orders Army to Take Corrective Measures at Fort Gillem
09/19/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Leadership Award Winners Announced
09/17/2014Augusta Man Sentenced for Repackaging Pesticide and Making a False Statement to Federal Agents
09/16/2014Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
09/16/2014EPA Joins Kimberly Clark in Recognizing Professional Truck Drivers During National Truck Driver Appreciation Week
09/10/2014EPA Announces 3rd Environmental Youth Symposium for Colleges and Universities in the Southeast
08/28/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: US EPA Regional Administrator to Participate in Discussion on 2014 Urban Waters Grants to Promote Proctor Creek Restoration
08/27/2014Alabama Pest Control Company and its Owner Sentenced for Unlawful Application of Pesticides at Georgia Nursing Homes
08/20/2014EPA and Savannah State University Sign a Memorandum of Understanding
08/19/2014UGA Student wins National Water Quality Challenge Award
08/19/2014EPA Announces the 3rd Environmental Youth Symposium for Colleges and Universities in the Southeast
08/04/2014The Louisiana Universities Marine Consortium Receives $88,474 to Reduce the Gulf Hypoxic Zone
07/28/2014Atlanta Clean Power Plan Public Hearing Location Changed Due To Power Outage
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