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02/25/2010Clemson University, University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill and Georgia Institute of Technology receive Grants to Support Research on the Impacts of Climate Change
02/24/2010EPA Awards Land-Of-Sky Regional Council Grant to Fund Reading, Riding and Retrofit – Schools Leading The Way To Sustainability
02/23/2010EPA Recognizes Cary, NC for Improving the Environment Through Smart Growth Efforts: Better Environment, Better Quality of Life For Older Americans
01/27/2010North Carolina Authorized to Implement the Lead Renovation Program
01/07/2010EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Community Grants
01/05/2010Southeast Facilities Ordered to Stop Discharging and Comply with Clean Water Act
12/28/2009Record Annual Enforcement Results Achieved in the Southeast; New Mapping Tool Released
11/09/2009John Wieland Homes Agrees to Clean Water Act Settlement
Company will pay $350,000 penalty and upgrade environmental programs
11/05/2009EPA Soliciting Applications for Environmental Justice Grant Funding
10/21/2009Poster Contest Illuminates Sun-safe Behaviors
10/20/2009Southeast Facilities Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act; Penalties Total More Than $230,000
10/08/2009EPA Recognizes Lowe’s As Water Efficiency Leader
10/06/2009U.S. EPA Salutes SmartWay Transport Partners in the Southeast
10/01/2009EPA Region 4 now monitoring for air toxics at 12 schools in the Southeast
09/23/2009EPA Adds Two Hazardous Waste Sites in North Carolina to Superfund’s National Priorities List

EPA also proposes to add two new sites in Florida and one in North Carolina to the NPL
09/15/2009EPA sponsors environmental education event at Durham’s Lowe’s Grove Middle School to raise awareness about energy conservation and the environment
09/10/2009EPA sponsors environmental education event at Durham’s Lowe’s Grove Middle School to raise awareness about energy conservation and the environment
09/09/2009EPA Begins Newly-Accessed Private Well Sampling
near Mills Gap Site (Former CTS Plant) in Asheville, N.C.
09/04/2009Administrator Jackson to Visit North Carolina for “My Education, My Future” Event
09/01/2009EPA Continues Outreach for Private Well Access near Mills Gap Site (Former CTS Plant) in Asheville, N.C.
08/06/2009Land-of-Sky Regional Council Receives Brownfields Grant for Contaminated Land Clean Up and Local Job Creation
07/15/2009Facilities Throughout the Southeast Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act and Pay Penalties Totaling More Than $200,000
07/10/2009EPA Awards more than $7.5 Million in Recovery Act Funds to Clean Up Underground Petroleum Leaks in North Carolina
07/10/2009U.S. EPA’s Region 4 Awards More than $1.1 Million in Recovery Funding to the American Lung Associations in AL, GA, KY, NC, SC TN, and FL to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
07/09/2009Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Benefits from Recovery Act Funds to Improve Water Services
07/06/2009U.S. EPA Expedites Economic Recovery Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs in North Carolina
06/29/2009U.S. EPA Awards $1.1 Million in Recovery Funding to Mecklenburg County, NC to Reduce Diesel Emissions and Create Jobs
06/22/2009EPA Honors CEM Corporation with the 2009 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award
06/15/2009North Carolina Receives $714,400 in Economic Recovery Funds to Improve Water Quality, Create Jobs / U.S. EPA: Funds keep and create jobs to help prevent water pollution and protect human health and the environment
06/11/2009Facilities Throughout the Southeast Ordered to Comply with Clean Water Act and Pay Penalties Totaling More Than $92,000
05/29/2009Waste Water Treatment Plant Operator and Supervisor Sentenced for Federal Clean Water Act Violations
05/28/2009EPA Advises Facility Operators to Minimize Releases during Hazardous Weather Events
05/14/2009Lewisville, N.C., Student Receives Presidential Environmental Youth Award
05/11/2009EPA: $1.6 Million in Grants for Contaminated Land Cleanup, Economic Development in North Carolina; Grant amount bolstered by American Recovery and Reinvestment Act funds
04/27/2009EPA Urges Public to Cast Vote Against Skin Cancer
04/16/2009System to Treat Organic Chemicals in Surface Water Begins Operating near Mills Gap Site (Former CTS Plant)
04/16/2009North Carolina Receives Economic Recovery Funding from U.S. EPA to Reduce Diesel Emissions, Create Jobs
04/15/2009Recovery Act Funding to Begin Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at Roxboro, NC Hazardous Waste Site
04/15/2009Recovery Act Funding to Begin Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at Statesville, NC Hazardous Waste Site
04/14/2009EPA Announces More Than $65.5 Million In Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects In North Carolina to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
04/09/2009EPA Adds Three and Proposes Three Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List in the Southeast
04/03/2009EPA Announces $70,729,100 Stimulus Funds for Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in North Carolina to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect the Environment
04/02/2009Environmental Justice Grant Will Aid Eastern North Carolina Communities
03/26/2009Maureen O’Mara To Head EPA’s Criminal Investigation Program in the Southeast
02/20/2009EPA Sponsors Southeast Lifecycle Construction Conference
Conference to focus on Sustainable Design and Construction for this Generation and the Next
02/05/2009Online Tutorial Offers Help to Governments, Groups Seeking Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE) Grants
02/05/2009Innova Tech, Inc. in Morrisville, NC wins EPA research contract
01/06/2009Agreement with Perdue Supports the Protection of Southeastern Waters
12/04/2008Record Pollution Reduction Reached in the Southeast Due to Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Efforts
12/04/2008North Carolina State University in Raleigh, N.C. Awarded Nearly $900,000 for Research
11/25/2008Industry in the Southeast Steps Up Recycling and Reducing Waste
11/21/2008Nation's First WaterSense Labeled Home Unveiled in Chapel Hill
11/14/2008Seven Universities in the Southeast Helping the Planet to Profit
11/05/2008PLANTATION PIPE LINE WILL PAY PENALTY FOR FUEL SPILLS IN VA., N.C., GA.
10/23/2008EPA Grant Helps South Carolina and North Carolina Promote State Clean Diesel Grant Programs
10/21/2008West End Revitalization Association Among Winners of EPA’s First Annual Environmental Justice Achievement Awards
10/21/2008Duke University Among Winners of EPA’s First Annual Environmental Justice Achievement Awards
10/21/2008Organizations Honored for Environmental Justice Achievements
10/03/2008System to Treat TCE in Surface Water near Mills Gap Site (Former CTS Plant) to be Tested this Fall
10/01/2008EPA Record of Decision Signed for Downstream Areas Affected by the Ward Transformer Facility in Raleigh, N.C.
09/24/2008Five New Performance Track Members Pledge to Improve the Environment with Goals that Surpass Environmental Regulations
09/19/2008New EPA Toolkit to Help Municipal Governments Confront Recycling Challenges
09/11/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Fuel Waiver for Nine Southeast States
09/05/2008EPA Approves Hurricane-Related Waivers for Parts of Alabama, Georgia, North Carolina; Extends Waiver for Louisiana
09/03/2008EPA Adds Two and Proposes Three Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List in the Southeast
06/20/2008Southeast Diesel Collaborative Conference to be Held in Atlanta
06/19/2008North Carolina and Florida Estuaries Among Those Preparing to Be Climate Ready
06/11/2008Four of the Nation’s Largest Home Builders Settle Storm Water Violations
06/09/2008CDC Becomes First Federal WaterSense Partner
04/10/2008EPA Awards City of Asheville and Land-of-Sky Regional Council with
Grants to Revitalize Old Properties
04/08/2008City of Asheville and Land-of-Sky Regional Council to Receive EPA Brownfields Grants
04/08/2008$1.895 Million in Grants to Revitalize Old Properties in North Carolina
04/02/2008EPA Recognizes North Carolina Energy Star Partners for Significantly Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
03/26/2008U.S. EPA offers $3.6 Million in Grants for Innovative Diesel Emissions Reduction Projects
03/19/2008Aberdeen Contaminated Ground Water site in Aberdeen, N.C., proposed for addition to EPA's Superfund National Priorities List
03/12/2008EPA Strengthens Smog Standards to Better Protect Human Health and the Environment
03/11/2008Anniston, AL and Durham, NC Receive EPA Grants to Assist in Environmental Assessment and Redevelopment
02/28/200816 Facilities in the Southeast Commit to Environmental Improvements Beyond Regulatory Requirements
02/01/2008Communities in North Carolina Reduce Smog Ahead of Schedule
01/29/2008EPA and NCDENR provide sampling results for the Mills Gap Groundwater Contamination Site in Skyland, N.C.
01/14/2008EPA to Hold Public Meeting for Mill’s Gap Groundwater Contamination Site in Skyland, N.C.
11/20/2007EPA Grant Helps Cumberland County School System Reduce Children's Exposure to Diesel School Bus Emissions
11/19/2007Cumberland County School Board to receive $110,000 for clean school buses
11/15/2007Record $2 Billion to be Spent on Environmental Controls and Cleanup in the Southeast
11/08/2007EPA and the Marine Corps provide sampling results of ABC One Hour Cleaners/Tarawa Terrace in Jacksonville, Onslow County, N.C.
11/07/2007Nine Facilities in the Southeast Commit to Environmental Improvements Beyond Regulatory Requirements
11/01/2007Cleanup Underway at the Former Industrial Metal Alloys Company in Winston-Salem, NC
10/24/2007North Carolina business Recognized for Improving Fuel Economy, Reducing Greenhouse Gases
10/22/2007EPA and Walltown Children's Theatre to host play on the dangers of lead
10/19/2007President's Environmental Youth Award Deadline is Approaching
10/16/2007EPA to Assist Livestock Operators; Grant Awarded in North Carolina
09/25/2007Protecting Americans through Better Chemical Exposure Monitoring
08/30/2007EPA Region 4 Announces Award Recipients of 2007 Environmental Education Grants
08/10/2007Public Meeting to be Held on EPA Proposed Cleanup Plan for Areas Affected by the Ward Transformer Facility in Raleigh, North Carolina
07/13/2007EPA Provides Smart Growth Assistance to Greensboro
06/25/2007Southeastern Colleges and Universities Commit To EPA’s Voluntary Self-Audit Program
06/14/2007EPA Offers a $7.9 Million Grant to Provide Environmental Assistance for Livestock Operators
06/13/2007EPA Gulf Program Seeks Entries for 2007 Gulf Guardian Awards
06/06/2007North Carolina Nonprofit Receives $100,000 Grant to Reduce Residents' Exposure to Pollution from Hog Farms
05/17/2007EPA Grants to Help Revitalize Brownfields Sites in Robeson County, NC