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01/15/2014Georgia Ports Authority wins EPA Award
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
12/13/2013EPA Announces a Public Meeting and Public Comment Period for the Proposed Listing of the Walker Machine Products Site in Collierville, TN to the National Priorities List (NPL)
12/13/2013
EPA Seeks Applications for Environmental Justice Projects
12/11/2013EPA adds Two and Proposes One Site in the Southeast to Superfund’s National Priorities List
12/10/2013EPA, USDA and ARC Announce Four Winners of 2013 “Livable Communities” Competition
12/06/2013EPA to Hold Public Meeting to Provide Update in North Birmingham
12/02/2013EPA Approves Redesignation of Charlotte Area to Attainment for Ozone
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
11/01/2013EPA Hosts 2013 International Decontamination Research and Development Conference
10/25/2013EPA Awards Spartanburg, S.C., Green Infrastructure Assistance to Reduce Water Pollution, Build Resiliency to Climate Change
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
10/24/2013EPA Recognizes Lowe’s as WaterSenseŽ Partner of the Year for Promoting Water Efficiency
09/30/2013EPA Completes Third Five Year Review of Geigy Chemical Corporation in Aberdeen, NC
09/30/2013EPA Completes Third Five Year Review of Benfield Industries Inc. in Waynesville, NC
09/30/2013EPA Completes Second Five Year Review of Aberdeen, NC Pesticide Dump Site
09/24/2013EPA honors Sterling Planet in Atlanta, Ga. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/24/2013EPA Honors Volkswagen Group of America Chattanooga Operations, LLC in Chattanooga, Tenn. for Green Power Leadership in the Southeast
09/20/2013EPA, Air Force, Florida sign Cleanup Agreement for Tyndall Air Force Base
09/20/2013EPA Announces the start of Sampling Activities at the CTS of Ashville, Inc. Superfund Site in Ashville,North Carolina
09/20/2013EPA Superfund Removal Action to Begin at the PandW Waste Oil Site in Brunswick County, North Carolina
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
09/10/2013Settlement with Town of Timmonsville and City of Florence will Resolve Drinking Water and Sewer Problems
09/10/2013Columbia, S.C., Agrees to Major Sewer System Upgrades
08/27/2013Family Dollar, Inc., Pays $602,438 Penalty for Distribution of Misbranded Pesticides
08/21/2013United States and the Commonwealth of Kentucky Reach Agreement with AK Steel Corporation to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations
08/01/2013EPA Awards $60,000 to Revitalize the Rocky River in Anderson, S.C./Grant is part of $3.6 Million in agency funding to restore urban waters across the country over the last year
08/01/2013City of Asheville, Land-of-Sky and Federal Partners Mark 4th Anniversary of Partnership for Sustainable Communities/Partnership has invested and leveraged $5.83 million in Asheville-area projects
08/01/2013Okeanos Technologies, LLC in Covington, KY Awarded more than $290,000 to Develop Cost Effective Seawater Desalination Technology
08/01/2013TODAY - EPA to Announce Award to Revitalize the Rocky River in Anderson, S.C.
07/31/2013City of Greenville and Federal Partners Mark 4th Anniversary of Partnership for Sustainable Communities
07/29/2013THURSDAY - EPA to Announce Award to Revitalize the Rocky River in Anderson, S.C.
07/23/2013Clemson University Recognized for Success, Renewal of its Center of Excellence for Watershed Management
07/18/2013EPA Awards $1.3 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites in the Southeast
07/17/2013Florida Man and His Corporation Sentenced for Wetlands Violations in Panama City
07/11/2013Settlement with City of Wilmington, New Hanover County and Cape Fear Public Utility Authority will Reduce Sewer Overflows
06/28/2013United States and Tennessee Reach Agreement with King Pharmaceuticals LLC to Resolve Allegations of Clean Air Act Violations
06/26/2013U.S. EPA’s Gulf of Mexico Program Honors the 2013 Gulf Guardian Award Winners
06/24/2013Third Annual Collegiate Sports Sustainability Summit to be held in Atlanta
06/22/2013EPA Installs Prototype Solar-Powered Monitoring System at Durham Library
06/21/2013EPA Awards Georgia Southern University with Grant to Develop Innovative Environmental Solutions
06/18/2013Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and Family Fun Activities Set for Installation of EPA Solar-Powered Air Monitoring System in Durham
06/13/2013EPA Announces Florida State College at Jacksonville as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
06/13/2013Liquid Lignin, LLC in Greenville, SC awarded $80,000 for Environmentally Friendly Borate-Based Wood
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
06/13/2013Applied Environmental Technology in Thonotosassa, FL awarded More than $79,000 for Energy and Nutrient Extraction from Onsite Wastewater
06/11/2013EPA Region 4 Announces Award Recipient of 2012 President's Environmental Youth Award (PEYA)
06/11/2013EPA Orders a Stop Sale of Hampton Manufacturing, Inc’s “Antibacterial H-42 Clipper Cleaner”
06/07/2013Gulf of Mexico Large Marine Ecosystem Program Receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Binational Category
06/07/2013Monsanto Company receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Business/Industry Category
06/07/2013Naval Support Activity Panama City Receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnership Category
06/07/2013Dr. Chuanmin Hu – University of South Florida (USF), Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Individual Category
06/07/2013Mississippi Coalition for Vietnamese-American Fisher Folks and Families Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Environmental Justice/Cultural Diversity Category
06/07/2013National Aeronautical and Space Administration DEVELOP National Program Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnership Category
06/07/2013Institute for Marine Mammal Studies Receives Second Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Civic/Non-Profit Organization Category
06/07/2013Nature’s Academy, Inc. Receives Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Youth Environmental Education Category
06/07/2013Sarasota Bay Watch (SBW) Receives Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Civic/Non-Profit Organization Category
06/07/2013Shell Exploration and Production Company Receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Environmental Justice/Cultural Diversity Category
06/07/2013Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife, Inc. Receives First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Civic/Non-Profit Organization Category
06/07/2013Weeks Bay NERR and Eastern Shore Art Center, Receives Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnership Category
06/06/2013Miami-Dade Agrees to $1.6 Billion Upgrade of its Sewer System to Eliminate Sewage Overflows
06/05/2013
EPA Files Complaint Against Timmonsville, S.C. for Water Violations
06/04/2013EPA Announces a Proposed Plan Public Meeting for the Sanford Dry Cleaners Superfund Site
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
05/17/2013EPA to Hold Public Meeting Regarding the Stony Hill Road TCE Site
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
05/14/2013EPA to host Public Availability Session Regarding the Reef Environmental Site in Sylacauga, AL
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 $800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Tennessee
05/08/2013EPA Awards $800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Greenville County, SC
05/08/2013EPA Awards $800,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Alabama
05/08/2013EPA Awards $400,000 in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Kentucky
05/08/2013EPA Awards $4.2 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Florida
05/08/2013EPA Awards $2.4 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Mississippi
05/08/2013EPA Awards $2 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in North Carolina
05/08/2013EPA Awards $1.8 Million in Brownfields Grants to Cleanup and Revitalize Communities in Georgia
05/07/2013School Siting Workshop to be held in Atlanta, Ga.
04/25/2013EPA Awards $198,032 to Central Florida Regional Planning Council to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013EPA Awards $200,000 to the Louisville/Jefferson County Metro Government to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/25/2013EPA Awards $200,000 to The Enterprise Center, Inc. to Help Cleanup and Reuse Brownfields Sites
04/24/2013Craigmont High School in Memphis, Tenn. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/24/2013North Carolina Area Health Education Center Building in Chapel Hill, N.C. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/24/2013EPA to Hold 2013 National Brownfields Conference at Georgia World Congress Center
04/24/2013Hemphill Water Treatment Plant in Atlanta, Ga. Named a Top Finisher in Energy Star National Building Competition
04/23/2013University of Florida in Gainesville, FL wins First Prize for Large Institutions RainWorks Challenge
04/23/2013EPA Regional Administrator and Mayor Reed to Join Hundreds in Atlanta Earth Day Cleanup; Clark Howard to Emcee Program at Centennial Park
04/22/2013EPA to Recognize Toyota Manufacturing in Blue Springs, Miss with 2013 Energy Star Partner of the Year award
04/19/2013OP-ED: Earth Day 2013 - A Conversation on Climate
04/15/2013Haywood Vocational Opportuities, Inc. to Receive the EPA Region 4 “Excellence in Site Reuse” Award
04/09/2013
EPA Designates Center of Excellence for Watershed Management at Mississippi State University
03/26/2013Federal Court Approves Settlement of Environmental Claims Against Weylchem US, Inc. Facilities in Elgin and Lugoff, South Carolina

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