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04/03/2014Baton Rouge Monitoring Data Meets Ozone Standards
04/03/2014EPA Honors Twelve Texas Organizations 2014 ENERGY Star Partners of the Year
04/03/2014EPA Honors New Mexico Gas Company 2014 ENERGY Star Partner of the Year
04/03/2014EPA Honors Entergy New Orleans 2014 ENERGY Star Partner of the Year
04/02/2014EPA Welcomes NCAA Final Four and Sustainability to North Texas
04/02/2014EPA Honors Central Texas Clean Air Coalition
03/31/2014EPA Continues to Protect Human Health by Evaluating Ten Previously Cleaned Superfund Sites
03/28/2014EPA and State Partners Help Border Area Manage Scrap Tires

03/24/2014Phillips 66 Takes Steps Toward Reducing Pollution from Vehicles
03/18/2014EPA Issues Order to Army to Address Abandoned Explosives
03/17/2014EPA Launches Sixth Annual “Fix a Leak Week” to Chase Leaks and
Improve Water Efficiency
03/05/2014THURSDAY: U.S. EPA Administrator to Travel to Houston for Energy Keynote
02/27/2014EPA Improves U.S. — Mexico Border with Environmental Projects; More than $720,000 for improving air monitoring, expanding waste collection, improving water quality and other priorities
02/11/2014EPA Administrator to Join San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro for Press Conference at Solar Farm and Water Treatment Facility
02/10/2014EPA Withdraws Federal Plan and Approves Oklahoma’s Air Plan for Public Service of Oklahoma
02/06/2014Publicly Available Tool Reports On Different Types of Pollution
02/05/2014Thursday: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy and New Orleans Mayor Landrieu to Commemorate Completion of New Orleans Rain Garden Project
01/06/2014EPA Funds LSU Study to Protect Bees from Pesticides
01/06/2014Carville, La., Plant Agrees to Address Clean Air Act Violations
12/11/2013Urban Waters Federal Partnership Launches Projects
in the Middle Rio Grande
12/11/2013EPA Proposes to Add Union County Refinery Site
to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Nine hazardous waste sites added, eight proposed nationally
12/11/2013EPA Adds Wilcox Oil Site in Creek Co., OK, to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Nine hazardous waste sites added, eight proposed nationally
12/11/2013EPA Adds Cibola County, NM, Mine to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites; Nine hazardous waste sites added, eight proposed nationally
12/11/2013EPA Honors Texas Company for Designing Greener Chemicals
12/10/2013Urban Waters Middle Rio Grande Kick-Off Activities
11/25/2013EPA Finalizes Approval of Public Participation Rules in Texas’ Clean-Air Plan
11/19/2013Little Rock Sees Sustainable Growth from Investments by Federal Partnership
11/15/2013TOMORROW: EPA, HUD, DOT and Little Rock Officials to Announce Local Sustainable Community Investments
11/13/2013City of Shreveport Agrees to $342 Million Sewer System Upgrade to Comply with Clean Water Act
11/06/2013Shreveport Plant Installs Fence-line Monitors
to Safeguard Workers and Local Community
10/31/2013EPA Settles Clean Water Act Violations in Arkansas
10/23/2013EPA Recognize WaterSense® Irrigation Partner of the Year
10/22/2013EPA Awards Over $847,000 to Oklahoma Tribes to Protect Air Quality
09/20/2013Texas Refinery WIll Pay $8.75 Million for Failing to Comply with Enforcement Settlement to Resolve Air Violations
09/11/2013New Mexico Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
09/11/2013Louisiana Groups Receive 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grants
09/11/2013Oklahoma Group Receives 2013 Environmental Justice Small Grant
08/29/2013Corpus Christi Plant Agrees to Pay Over
$750,000 to Improve Emission Controls
08/28/2013Houston air quality continues to improve;
Ozone pollution declines despite population growth
08/22/2013EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Houston Superfund Site Proposal
08/21/2013Pueblo of Laguna Resident Receives National Community Involvement Award
07/23/2013EPA Awards $350,000 to New Mexico to Clean-Up and Revitalize Contaminated Brownfields Sites
07/19/2013EPA Awards $215,295 Environmental Education Grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Services
07/17/2013U.S. EPA Announces More Than $880,000 Available in Border Environmental Funding; Several workshops for grant applicants to be held in US and Mexico
06/27/2013EPA's Gulf of Mexico Program Honors Texas and Louisiana Gulf Guardian Award Winners
06/13/2013EPA Announces Rose State College in Oklahoma as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
06/13/2013EPA Announces Southern University in Shreveport, LA, as Workforce Development and Job Training Grant Recipient
06/13/2013United States and Arkansas File Joint Complaint Against ExxonMobil for Pegasus Pipeline Oil Spill in Mayflower, Arkansas
05/21/2013EPA Proposes to Add Wilcox Oil Site in Creek Co., OK, to National Priorities List of Superfund Sites
05/14/2013Middle Rio Grande Urban Waters Federal Partnership
04/15/2013EPA Awards NASA White Sands Test Facility for Highest Performance in Federal Green Challenge
04/15/2013Texas Army National Guard Recognized in Federal Green Challenge
04/15/2013EPA Recognizes the NASA Johnson Space Center for
Significant Improvements in Solid Waste Efforts
04/15/2013EPA Recognizes Federal Aviation Administration in Fort Worth for Purchasing More Environmentally Preferable Equipment
04/13/2013EPA releases information from ExxonMobil Pipeline Company
04/04/2013ADEQ Posts Air Quality Monitoring From Mayflower Site Online
04/03/2013Air Testing Completed at Three Texas Schools
03/22/2013EPA Approves Arkansas Greenhouse Gas Program
03/18/2013EPA Promotes “Fix a Leak Week” with the Grand Opening of a WaterSense Home in Dallas, TX
02/22/2013EPA to Co-Host Austin Sustainable Materials Management Workshop
01/31/2013EPA Teams Up with the NFL and Local Communities to Protect Louisiana’s Wetlands
01/30/2013St. Landry Parish Landfill Project Recognized for Transforming Waste into a Green Community Asset
12/21/2012EPA Awards $65,000 to the Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma to Improve and Protect Its Water Quality
12/20/2012EPA Approves Clean Water Program to Oklahoma Department of Agriculture
12/18/2012EPA Proposes Approval of Arkansas GHG Program
11/30/2012EPA Proposes Approval of Public Participation Rules in Texas’ Clean-Air Plan
11/16/2012EPA Partners with Universities to Reduce Food Waste
11/16/2012Big Tex Grain Site in San Antonio is Ready for Reuse
11/15/2012Hilcorp Energy Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
11/02/2012EPA Completes Cleanup System for Soil, Water Contamination in Grants, NM
10/11/2012EPA Approves the Texas Air Permitting Program
10/09/2012EPA Awards the State of Oklahoma Over $240,000 to Reduce Exposure to Asbestos in Schools and State Buildings
10/04/2012EPA Reaches Settlement with US Ecology Texas and TD*X Associates for Violation of Federal Environmental Laws
10/04/2012EPA Awards Over $112,000 to the Peoria Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
10/03/2012EPA Awards $120,000 to the Ottawa Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
09/28/2012MONDAY: EPA Chief in New Orleans to Keynote Top Water Quality Conference
09/26/2012Alta Mesa Services, L.P., Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/26/2012EPA Presents GROW 2012! - a Procurement Outreach Workshop for Port Arthur Area Small Businesses
09/20/2012Denbury Onshore, LLC, Fined a Third Time for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/18/2012EPA Awards Over $57 Million to the Texas Water Development Board to Support the Drinking Water State Revolving Fund Program
09/17/2012EPA Awards $110,000 to the Mescalero Apache Tribe to Support Its Water Quality Program
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - Two sites added in Texas
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - One Site Added in Louisiana
09/14/2012EPA Region 6 Updates Its National Priorities List of Superfund Sites - One Site Added in Arkansas
09/13/2012EPA Awards UT-Austin over $1 Million for Chemical Safety Research
09/13/2012Rainbow Production Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
09/13/2012EPA Awards Over $2 Million to the State of Oklahoma
to Fund Nonpoint Source Pollution Projects
09/12/2012EPA Awards Over $600,000 to the State of New Mexico to Ensure Safe Drinking Water Supply
09/05/2012The Performance Operating Company Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/31/2012EPA Awards Over $1.1 Million to Assist In Restoration of Coastal Habitats
08/24/2012Stone Energy Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/23/2012EPA Awards Over $16.9 Million to the State of Louisiana to Assist in Funding Safe Public Drinking Water Systems
08/23/2012Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Opens Water Treatment Facility in Las Cruces
08/22/2012Petco Petroleum Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/15/2012Breck Operating Corporation Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/14/2012EPA Awards $25,000 to Atchafalaya Basinkeeper, Inc.
to Help Protect and Restore the Basin’s Wetlands and Waterways
08/13/2012EPA Awards Over $49,000 to the LSU AgCenter to Document Expansion of the Invasive Mexican Rice Borer
08/10/2012Cox Operating, LLC, Fined for Violating the Clean Water Act
08/07/2012National "Documerica" Environmental Photo Exhibit Comes to Dallas
08/06/2012EPA Awards $100,000 to the Louisiana Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority to Reduce Hypoxia in the Gulf of Mexico

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