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02/02/2016 U.S. EPA and San Francisco Department of the Environment Spotlight Super Bowl Efforts to Feed the Hungry (CA)
02/02/2016Obama Administration to Partner with 27 Communities to Boost Neighborhood Revitalization through Local Food Enterprises (CA, HI, NV)
01/28/2016EPA Releases Guide for Healthier School Renovations (AZ, CA, HI, NV)
01/27/2016U.S. EPA Announces More than $182 Million for Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in California (CA)
01/26/2016Informe de la EPA ayuda a las escuelas a reducir la exposición a la contaminación atmosférica debida al tráfico (CA)
01/26/2016U.S. EPA to Announce Millions to Improve Local Water Infrastructure, Water Quality Statewide (CA)
01/26/2016U.S. EPA Resource Helps Schools Reduce Exposure to Traffic-Related Air Pollution (CA)
01/25/2016U.S. EPA, Partners to Hold Symposium on Children’s Health Issues along U.S.-Mexico Border (CA)
01/21/2016U.S. EPA 2014 Toxic Release Inventory shows increased recycling in California (CA)
01/21/2016EPA Issues 2014 Toxic Release Inventory data for Nevada (NV)
01/21/2016EPA Issues 2014 Toxic Release Inventory data for Arizona (AZ)
01/13/2016U.S. EPA Approves California’s New Trash Control Policy (CA)
01/12/2016EPA finds Puna Geothermal Venture violated chemical safety rules (HI)
12/29/2015U.S. EPA announces $22 million settlement for cleanup of Cooper Drum Superfund Site in South Gate, Los Angeles County (CA)
12/22/2015EPA Announces $19 Million for Drinking Water and Wastewater Infrastructure Projects in Nevada (NV)
12/22/2015EPA Announces $25 Million to Improve Water Quality, Infrastructure in Arizona (AZ)
12/17/2015U.S. EPA settles with Clorox for misleading antimicrobial label (CA)
12/15/2015Federal Government Awards Multi-agency Solar Power Purchase Agreement in CA, NV (CA, NV)
12/14/2015EPA Stops Sales of WellPlant’s “Mold Manager” to Protect Public from Unregistered Pesticide (NV)
12/09/2015U.S. EPA and Customs joint operations at California Ports results in illegal vehicles and engines seized or turned back at border (CA)
12/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires J.R. Simplot Company to Reduce Emissions at Sulfuric Acid Plant in San Joaquin Valley (CA)
12/02/2015EPA requires oil spill containment improvements at Aloha Petroleum bulk fuel facilities (HI)
11/23/2015U.S. EPA Honors UC Santa Cruz for Reducing Wasted Food (CA)
11/23/2015U.S. EPA Settles with El Paso Natural Gas for Cleanup Costs at Abandoned Uranium Mines on Navajo Nation (AZ)
11/18/2015U.S. EPA Awards $1 Million Grant to Research Impact of Drought on Water Quality (CA)
11/10/2015EPA awards $80,000 to the Pacific American Foundation to educate Hawaiian students on local watersheds (HI)
11/10/2015EPA awards $91,000 to Malama Learning Center to improve environmental literacy by restoring Nanakuli Wetlands (HI)
11/10/2015EPA awards $63,957 to Reno, Nev. Institute to educate students on climate change (NV)
11/10/2015EPA awards $50,000 to Los Angeles Unified School District to educate and empower students to conserve water (CA)
11/03/2015EPA awards over $12.1 million to Guam for environmental protection (GU)
11/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter (AZ)
11/02/2015U.S. EPA requires Southern California companies to protect residents from lead-based paint dangers (CA)
10/29/2015Sacramento Valley Cemetery wins EPA Federal Green Challenge award for water conservation (CA)
10/28/2015Valley and Butte Fire Response Update 10/28/15 (CA)
10/27/2015EPA Announces more than $4 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in Nevada (NV)
10/27/2015EPA Announces more than $7 million for Environmental Programs and Water Projects to the Navajo Nation
10/27/2015U.S. EPA Announces more than $25 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in California (CA)
10/27/2015EPA Announces more than $15 Million for Environmental Improvements on Tribal Lands in Arizona (AZ)
10/23/2015EPA Resolves Violations with Newport Beach, Calif. Company for Failure to Report Imported Agricultural Chemicals (CA)
10/22/2015U.S. EPA Awards $117,129 to the Hawaii Department of Health to Retrofit Trucks (HI)
10/22/2015EPA Awards $123,161 to the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection to Retrofit School Buses (NV)
10/22/2015U.S. EPA Awards $3.2 Million to Reduce Diesel Emissions in California (CA)
10/22/2015U.S. EPA Awards $42,201 to the American Samoa Power Authority to Replace a Power Generator (AS)
10/21/2015EPA enforces ban on large capacity cesspools on Maui, Oahu, and Big Island (HI)
10/20/2015
U.S. EPA Honors 2015 Green Power Leaders in California (CA)
10/20/2015
U.S. EPA Honors 2015 Green Power Leader in Arizona (AZ)
10/19/2015EPA awards over $9 million to Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands (MP)
10/16/2015U.S. EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at the National Congress of American Indians Convention (CA)
10/08/2015U.S. EPA recognizes 2015 WaterSense Partners of the Year in California and Nevada (CA, NV)
10/08/2015U.S. EPA holds trucking company accountable for failure to install emissions controls on its California fleet (CA)
10/08/2015Thursday: EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation (HQ, CA)
10/08/2015Thursday: EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation (HQ)
10/07/2015EPA awards $11.5 million to American Samoa for environmental protection (AS)
10/06/2015U.S. EPA cites two Guam bulk fuel companies for chemical safety violations (GU)
10/06/2015U.S. EPA Orders Kern County Public Water System to Reduce Arsenic in Drinking Water (CA)
10/01/2015EPA, State of Hawaii negotiate final settlement with U.S. Navy to upgrade Red Hill storage tanks (HI)
09/30/2015U.S. EPA settles with East Bay MUD over hazardous waste violations (CA)
09/30/2015EPA Reaches $55 Million Settlement for Soil Clean-up at South-Bay Superfund Site (CA)
09/29/2015U.S. EPA Requires Guardian Industries Corp. to Cut Harmful Air Pollution at Glass Manufacturing Plants in Seven States (CA)
09/28/2015U.S. EPA announces availability of $7 million to replace or retrofit old school buses (AZ, CA, HI, NV)
09/22/2015U.S. EPA requires Cupertino cement company to report toxic chemicals, commit to environmental projects (CA)
09/22/2015EPA requires major agricultural chemical dealer to safely manage pesticides (AZ, CA)
09/11/2015U.S. EPA reaches out to businesses for input on abandoned uranium mine cleanup work in and around Navajo Nation (AZ, NM)
09/09/2015 U.S. EPA settlement prompts firm to develop hazardous waste training program for metal finishing industry (CA)
09/02/2015U.S. EPA Awards almost $800,000 to UC Santa Barbara to Research Effects of Chemical Exposure on Ecosystems (CA)
09/01/2015U.S. EPA orders companies in Visalia, Calif., to protect Mill Creek from polluted wastewater (CA)
09/01/2015U.S. EPA Awards $100,000 to Emeryville, Calif., Small Business to Develop Sustainable Green Technologies (CA)
09/01/2015EPA Awards $200,000 to two Los Angeles Small Businesses to Develop Sustainable Green Technologies (CA)
08/27/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: Public comments and FAQ for proposed agreement on Red Hill Fuel Tanks posted to EPA and DOH websites (HI)
08/24/2015U. S. EPA settlement requires Salinas, Calif. Realty company to remove lead-based paint (CA)
08/17/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA, NHTSA Hold Public Hearing on Proposed Phase 2 Greenhouse Gas Standards for Medium- and Heavy-Duty Trucks (CA)
08/17/2015EPA and Tribal Workgroup Launch Toolkit to Support Tribal Green Building (AZ, CA, NV)
08/05/2015U.S EPA requires California companies to improve oil spill prevention plans (CA)
07/31/2015U.S. EPA settles with Caltrans and general contractor for polluting Shasta Lake (CA)
07/17/2015U.S. EPA Honors Atherton Teacher with Environmental Education Award at the White House (AZ, CA)
07/15/2015EPA awards over $1.9 million to Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands for environmental protection (MP)
07/13/2015U.S. EPA honors San Francisco Bay Area firm Hybrid Coating Technologies with Green Chemistry Award (CA)
07/07/2015EPA and Navajo Nation EPA Enter Historic Agreements with Navajo Tribal Utility Authority to Halt Water Pollution (AZ)
07/01/2015EPA to approve California’s newest list of impaired waterways (CA)
07/01/2015EPA orders City of North Las Vegas to safeguard Las Vegas Wash from potential water pollution (NV)
06/24/2015U.S. requires Arizona and New Mexico plant owners to reduce emissions at Four Corners Power Plant on Navajo Nation
(AZ, NM)
06/23/2015EPA Honors PRIDE Industries with Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award (CA)
06/23/2015EPA announces two Safer Choice Partners of the Year winners in Southern California (CA)
06/17/2015U.S. EPA, DTSC begin removal of more than 5,600 tons of contaminated soil in Huntington Park (CA)
06/11/2015EPA honors Hawai‘i Volcanoes National Park as Federal Green Challenge winner (HI)
06/09/2015Drug Enforcement Administration Western Lab wins EPA Federal Green Challenge award for electronics recycling (CA)
06/01/2015EPA and State of Hawaii negotiate historic settlement with U.S. Navy to upgrade Red Hill storage tanks (HI)
05/28/2015EPA awards $400,000 brownfields cleanup grant for public park in San Francisco’s Bayview Hunters Point neighborhood (CA)
05/28/2015EPA awards $400,000 brownfields grant to City of Lodi, Calif. (CA)
05/28/2015EPA awards $352,000 brownfields grants to Elk Valley Rancheria (CA)
05/28/2015EPA awards $1.2 million brownfields grants to three Arizona communities (AZ)
05/28/2015EPA awards $1 million in brownfields grants to Southern California communities (CA)
05/28/2015EPA awards $467,000 brownfields grant to Solano County Water Agency (CA)
05/28/2015EPA awards $500,000 brownfields grant to Clark County, Nevada, for the Maryland Parkway High Capacity Transit Corridor (NV)
05/28/2015EPA announces $1.6 billion in Clean Water Act funds to upgrade Sacramento’s regional wastewater treatment plant (CA)
05/27/2015United States issues cleanup order to owner of ruptured Refugio Beach oil pipeline (CA)
05/27/2015EPA awards nearly $200,000 to Fresno, Calif., for environmental job training (CA)
05/27/2015EPA awards nearly $200,000 for environmental job training in Richmond, Calif. (CA)
05/26/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EchoWater Project Groundbreaking Event, May 28, in Elk Grove, Calif. (CA)
05/19/2015U.S. EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Award - Marine Corps Air Station Miramar for Energy Conservation, Tour state-of-the-art green facilities (CA)

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