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02/27/2015
Atlanta Conference Highlights How College Students are Helping Underserved Communities Address Environmental Problems
02/24/2015Bank of America Among 16 Organizations Across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action
02/24/2015Brown-Forman Corporation Among 16 Organizations Across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action
02/24/2015UPS in Atlanta, Ga. Among 16 Organizations Across the Country Recognized for Action on Climate Change
02/18/2015EPA approves Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Water Quality Standards program
Clean Water Act program a foundation for pollution control and watershed management
02/18/2015EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Bethune-Cookman University
02/10/2015Kentucky School Districts Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/10/2015Allendale County Schools Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/10/2015Alabama School Districts Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/04/2015EPA Applauds SCDHEC, Farmers and Landowners for Improving Water Quality in the Enoree River Watershed
01/28/2015Odebrecht USA, in Coral Gables, Fla. Among 14 WasteWise Participants Recognized for Reducing Waste
01/27/2015Mobile and Prichard, Ala., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015St. Petersburg, Fla., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015Canton, Miss., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015Asheville, N.C., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/22/2015Owners and Managers of Former Salvage Operations at Former Textile Plant in Tennessee Sentenced to Prison for Conspiracy Associated with Illegal Asbestos Removal
Conspirators ordered to pay $10.3 million in restitution
01/22/2015Anderson, S.C., Woman Gets Prison for Extensive Bank Fraud Scam and Environmental Crime
Nancy Stein operated American Screw and Rivet Corporation which was also sentenced
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
01/09/2015EPA to Hold a Public Meeting About Proposed Plan to Clean Up Soil Contamination at Benfield Industries, Inc. Superfund Site in Waynesville, N.C.
12/19/2014Florida Company Included in EPA Action to Protect Public from Harmful Lead Exposure
12/18/2014
EPA Announces 2014 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results Including Settlements with Entities Across the Southeast
12/12/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator in Durham to Tour Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Home, Highlight New ENERGY STAR Tool
12/11/2014FRIDAY: EPA Administrator in Durham to Tour Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Home, Highlight New ENERGY STAR Tool
12/05/2014Groundwater Cleanup to Begin at Smalley-Piper Superfund Site in Collierville, TN
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Tuskegee, Alabama to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Itta Bena and Clarksdale, Mississippi to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Rocky Mount, North Carolina to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/03/2014Obama Administration Selects Hazard and Barbourville, Kentucky to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/03/2014Obama Administration Selects Tracy City, Tennessee to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/02/2014Deadline Extended to Apply for EPA’s 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
12/01/2014EPA to Begin Cleanup at Blue Ridge Plating Site in Arden, N.C.
11/25/2014EPA Awards Kentucky-based Conference of Radiation Control Directors Grant to Reduce Indoor Pollutant Exposure and Protect Public Health
11/24/2014EPA Solicits Applicants for the 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
11/24/2014Beazer East Completes Cleanup of Over 100 Residential Structures at the Cabot Koppers Site in Gainesville, Fla.
11/20/2014EPA Post-Construction Storm Water Runoff Workshop to be Held in Hilton Head, SC
11/20/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting concerning the Stauffer Chemical Superfund Sites Operable Unit 3 Cold Creek Swamp
11/20/2014Remedial Actions Have Begun at Sanford Cleaners Superfund Site in Sanford, Fla.
11/19/2014EPA to Assist Seminole Tribe of Florida Bolster Climate Resilience and Readiness
11/19/2014EPA to Assist Water Utility in Auburn Ala. to Bolster Climate Resilience and Readiness
11/19/2014EPA Names Oak Ridge, Tennessee a 2014 Green Power Leader
11/18/2014EPA Spotlights Food Recovery with Atlanta Community Food Bank
11/17/2014Relocated Residents Near CTS of Asheville, Inc. Superfund Site to Return Home
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
11/12/2014EPA Administrator to Announce Small Business Award to Nashville, TN based National Recovery Technologies, LLC
11/10/2014North Georgia Developer Agrees to Settlement for Stormwater Violations
11/10/2014EPA Awards Alabama Clean Water Partnership an $171,436 Environmental Education Model Grant
11/10/2014EPA Awards South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium a $78,564 Environmental Education Model Grant
11/06/2014Subsidiaries of the World’s Largest Fertilizer Producer to Reduce Harmful Air Emissions at Four Florida Plants
11/06/2014Subsidiaries of the World’s Largest Fertilizer Producer to Reduce Harmful Air Emissions at Three North Carolina Plants
11/04/2014Leading Edge Aviation Services Sentenced for Unlawful Handling of Hazardous Waste at Greenville, Miss. Facility
10/31/2014EPA Releases Climate Plans on Fifth Anniversary of President Obama’s Sustainability Initiative
10/28/2014Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Gulf Guardian Awards
10/27/2014EPA Meets with Leaders in Gulfport to Lay Groundwork for Federal Working Group to Address Community Concerns
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 Duke University
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grants to Two Students at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grant to a Student at the University of North Carolina-Greensboro
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grant to a Student at Mississippi State University
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
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grants to Two Students at the University of South Florida
10/16/2014EPA and Partners to Launch Gulf Awareness Patch Program for Girl Scouts in Mississippi
10/16/2014EPA to host Public Meeting Regarding the Henry’s Knob Former Mine Site
10/16/2014EPA Awards Columbus State and Southern Polytechnic State University with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Mississippi State University with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Northern Kentucky University with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards University of Alabama with a Grant to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Embry-Riddle Aeronautical and University of Florida with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/16/2014EPA Awards Three Universities in North Carolina with Grants to Help Design Sustainable Technologies
10/15/2014Girl Scouts in Mississippi Invited to Launch of the Gulf Awareness Patch
10/08/2014THURSDAY: EPA Administrator Traveling to Miami for ABA Conference and King Tide Day - CHANGE IN LOCATION
10/07/2014THURSDAY: EPA Administrator Traveling to Miami for ABA Conference and King Tide Day
10/07/2014EPA Honors Tennessee-based FedEx Express for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/07/2014EPA Honors Florida-based DHL Express USA for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/07/2014EPA Honors Alabama-based McElroy Truck Lines for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/06/2014Two Tampa Corporations and Four Tampa Residents Plead Guilty to Scheme to Unlawfully Sell an Unregistered Pesticide and Obstruct Justice
10/06/2014U.S. EPA TO HOST A PUBLIC MEETING CONCERNING THE NON TIME-CRITICAL CLEANUP ALTERNATIVES FOR DRINKING WATER AT THE ORE KNOB MINE SUPERFUND SITE
10/03/2014Public Meeting Scheduled for 35th Avenue Site in North Birmingham
10/01/2014EPA signs Performance Partnership Agreement with Florida Department of Environmental Protection
10/01/2014EPA signs Performance Partnership Agreement with Kentucky Department for Environmental Protection
10/01/2014EPA Reaches Clean Water Act Settlement with Two Coal Companies to improve Water Quality in Eastern Kentucky
10/01/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Recognize the Importance of Clean Water at the Navarre Beach Marine Science Station in Navarre Beach, FL
09/30/2014Surf City Resident and Captain of “The Raven” Pleads Guilty to Violating the Clean Water Act and the Rivers and Harbors Act
09/24/2014EPA Orders Army to Take Corrective Measures at Fort Gillem
09/22/2014The Weeks Bay Foundation, Inc. Receives $270,566 to Increase Awareness and Action on Gulf Issues
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
09/16/2014The Florida Aquarium Receives over $161,000 to Expand Environmental Literacy
09/16/2014EPA Proposes One Hazardous Waste Site in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/16/2014EPA Awards Mississippi Conference of Black Mayors a 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreement
09/16/2014EPA Awards Greensboro Housing Coalition a 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreement
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
09/11/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting Concerning the Virginia Carolina Chemical Company (VCC) Mobile Site
09/10/2014EPA Announces 3rd Environmental Youth Symposium for Colleges and Universities in the Southeast
09/10/2014EPA to Host Clean Air Act Rulemaking and Permitting Training for North Birmingham Communities
09/05/2014The University of Mississippi Receives Over $250,000 to Promote Resilient Communities

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