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03/19/2009EPA Reports Toxic Releases to Air, Water and Land in Louisiana in 2007
03/17/2009EPA Makes $565 Million in Recovery Act Funds Available to Several States, Tribes to Provide Clean and Safe Water, Create Jobs;
Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas to receive funding to boost aging water and wastewater infrastructure
03/16/2009Fix-A-Leak Week – Every Drop Counts
03/05/2009EPA awards $200,000 to LDEQ to improve data quality
03/05/2009Environmental Protection Agency’s Gulf of Mexico Program Now Accepting Nominations for 2009 Gulf Guardians
02/18/2009United States Files Clean Air Lawsuit Against Louisiana Generating
02/10/2009Rubicon LLC Successfully Completes Goal for EPA Partnership Program
02/06/2009EPA Orders Global Environmental Methods to Cease Operations
01/14/2009Community Celebrates a Significant Air Quality Achievement
01/12/2009Sulfuric Acid Manufacturers Agree To Reduce Air Pollution At Facilities
01/12/2009Sulfuric Acid Manufacturers Agree To Reduce Air Pollution
12/17/2008ExxonMobil Pays $6M Penalty Following Air Pollution Violations/ ExxonMobil failed to comply with court-ordered Clean Air Act agreement at refineries in Southern California, Texas, and Louisiana
12/17/2008ExxonMobil to Pay Penalty for Violating Agreement
12/17/2008ExxonMobil to Pay Penalty for Violating Agreement
12/04/2008EPA enforcement in Louisiana continues to cut pollution
11/06/2008EPA Awards Over $400,000 to LDEQ for Brownfields
11/05/2008Cleanup complete at Progressive Church in Marrero
10/23/2008Unified Command Continues To Make Great Strides in Aftermath of Hurricane Ike
10/22/2008The Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship, Iowa Farm Service Agency and the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
10/22/2008Center for Planning Excellence Louisiana Speaks Regional Plan Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
10/22/2008Audubon Nature Institute’s Film Hurricane on the Bayou Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
10/22/2008National Wildlife Federation for Coastal Louisiana Restoration Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
10/22/2008Mr. Garland Robinette of New Orleans, Louisiana Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
10/21/2008EPA Encourages Homeowners Impacted by Hurricane Ike to Take Proper Measures To Safeguard Drinking Water
10/21/2008Dillard University among winners of first environmental justice awards
10/08/2008Louisiana clean diesel projects get $295,000 from EPA
09/19/2008Barksdale, John Deere join EPA’s Performance Track
09/18/2008Audio Messages Promote Safety Tips in Wake of Hurricane Ike
09/18/2008EPA Provides Water Well Precautions and Actions
09/18/2008EPA Provides Septic System Information
09/17/2008Federal Agencies Urge Precaution
09/15/2008Hurricane Ike: Spill Notification
09/12/2008EPA Releases Vietnamese PSAs to Aid Hurricane Ike Response
09/11/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Fuel Waiver for Nine Southeast States
09/11/2008EPA Releases Spanish PSAs to Aid Hurricane Ike Response
09/08/2008EPA and LDEQ Encourage Proper Curbside Sorting of Trash and Debris
09/05/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waivers for Parts of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina; Extends Waiver for Louisiana
09/04/2008EPA and LDEQ Urge Caution when Returning Home after Gustav
09/04/2008FEMA Provides Disaster Debris Hotline
09/03/2008EPA Provides Water Well Precautions and Actions
09/03/2008EPA Provides Septic System Information
09/03/2008Hurricane Gustav Response Update
09/02/2008Federal and State Agencies Urge Precautions
09/02/2008Hurricane Gustav: Spill Notification
08/29/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waiver for 16 Parishes in Louisiana
08/20/2008Air Quality Information In Your In-box: Louisiana Joins EnviroFlash
08/20/2008Two Parcels at Marathon in Garyville Designated Ready for Reuse
08/11/2008Staying in the green: Louisiana companies continue on EPA Performance Track
08/07/2008EPA Announces Web-Based System for Companies to Self-Disclose Environmental Violations
08/05/2008EPA awards $100,000 to LDEQ for Water Quality Management Planning
07/18/2008EPA Awards More Than $20 Million to the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources for Whiskey Island Restoration
07/17/2008EPA Awards More Than $21 Million to the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources
07/15/2008EPA and LDEQ Celebrate Cleanup of Ruston Foundry Superfund Site
07/15/2008EPA Awards Brownfields Grant to City of Alexandria
City of Alexandria to Receive $200,000 to Support Revitalization Efforts
06/20/2008EPA to Conduct Disaster Debris Reduction Pilot Project
06/10/2008EPA Requests Grant Proposals to Reduce Hypoxic Zone in Gulf of Mexico
05/27/2008EPA Awards Over $130,000 to the East Baton Rouge Housing Authority
04/30/2008Convention to focus on hazardous waste cleanup
04/29/2008Corporation pleads guilty to ocean discharge violations
04/29/2008EPA Awards Over $45,000 to the State of Louisiana
04/29/2008EPA Awards Over $6 Million to the State of Louisiana
04/24/2008EPA Region 6 Announces Healthy Indoor Environments Funding Opportunity
04/24/2008EPA Region 6 Announces Healthy Indoor Environments Funding Opportunity
04/10/2008Groups can apply for environmental justice grants
04/07/2008Louisiana to get cleaner, greener with $1 million from EPA
04/02/2008EPA Announces Federal Clean Diesel Program
03/31/2008New Requirements to Protect Children from Lead-Based Paint Hazards
03/26/2008EPA Awards Over $1 million to the State of Louisiana
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
03/07/2008Gulf Program Seeks Entries for 2008 Gulf Guardian Awards
03/06/2008EPA Awards Two Brownfields Job Training Grants
02/13/2008Louisiana green choices grow with Energy Star buildings
02/06/2008Gulf Guardian Awards Program Now Accepting Applications
02/01/2008Poster contest sheds light on sun safety
01/14/2008EPA Awards Over $1 million to the University of New Orleans
12/20/2007Communities to get $3 million from EPA for projects to cut pollution
11/29/2007ExxonMobil Baton Rouge Refinery Receives ENERGY STAR Award
11/15/2007EPA reports end-of-year enforcement results for Louisiana
11/07/2007Gaye S. Farris of Lafayette, Louisiana Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
11/07/2007The Louisiana Beach Monitoring Program Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
11/07/2007Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority Receives GULF GUARDIAN AWARD
11/07/2007EPA Issues Compliance Order to PSC Industrial Outsourcing, Inc. of Houston
10/18/2007President’s Environmental Youth Award deadline is Oct. 31
10/11/2007Beyond Translation Forum in Houston, Texas
10/11/2007Beyond Translation Forum in Houston, Texas
09/28/2007EPA takes environmental message to Hispanic communities
09/27/2007EPA awards Lake Charles $200,000 for community cleanup projects
09/25/2007New Orleans student receives EPA science fellowship
09/24/2007EPA Awards Over $ 400,000 to Louisiana State University
09/11/2007EPA Issues Two Final Administrative Orders to Water Supply Systems in Northeast Louisiana
09/07/2007EPA offers improved news delivery service
09/07/2007EPA announces change in news delivery service
09/06/2007Federal Government Announces Settlement With Texas Oil Company Over Oil Spills in Coastal Louisiana
08/28/2007EPA Continues Enforcement of Drinking Water Rules in Northeast Louisiana
08/16/2007Historic school gets nearly $200,000 from EPA to remove asbestos
08/10/2007EPA orders public water supply systems in northeast Louisiana into compliance
07/30/2007Environmental notification for residents impacted by Murphy Oil spill
07/20/2007DuPont agrees to spend $66 million to reduce air pollution at four plants
07/19/2007EPA awards New Orleans $1 million for community cleanup projects