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02/09/2016EPA's FY 2017 Budget Request Increases Support for Communities to Deliver Core Environmental and Health Protection
02/09/2016TODAY: EPA Media Call on President Obama’s Proposed EPA Budget for FY17
02/04/2016EPA Study Finds Electronics Recycling Standards are Well Implemented and Makes Recommendations for Further Improvement
02/04/2016EPA Seeks Public Comments on Addition of Subsurface Intrusion Component to the Superfund Hazard Ranking System
01/28/2016EPA Releases Scientific Report Showing U.S. Coastal Waters a Mix of Good and Fair Health/Contaminants Post Threat to Fish, Birds, and Wildlife in Most Coastal Waters
01/25/2016Obama Administration to Partner with 27 Communities to Boost Neighborhood Revitalization through Local Food Enterprises - Local Foods, Local Places Empowers Creative Economic Development in Rural and Urban Communities in 22 states
01/25/2016Ozark County Homegrown Food Project in Gainesville, Mo., to Receive Federal Technical Assistance
01/21/2016EPA Announces 2014 Toxics Release Inventory Report
01/21/20162:00 PM EST: EPA to Hold 2014 Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) National Analysis Press Call
01/18/2016EPA Administrator Visits Miriam’s Kitchen to Announce New Faith and Food Program
01/15/2016Test Your Home for Radon, You May Prevent Lung Cancer 
01/15/2016MONDAY: EPA Administrator Visits Miriam’s Kitchen, Announces Wasted Food Initiative
01/13/2016THURSDAY: EPA Administrator in Toledo for State of the Union: Cabinet in Your Community Events
01/13/2016EPA Survey Shows $271 Billion Needed for Nation’s Wastewater Infrastructure
01/12/2016THURSDAY: EPA Administrator in Toledo for State of the Union: Cabinet in Your Community Events
01/08/2016Federal Agencies Partner to Launch the Transform Tox Testing Challenge to Improve Chemical Screening
01/07/2016TODAY: EPA Administrator Discusses Climate Policy with Council on Foreign Relations
01/06/2016THURSDAY: EPA Administrator Discusses Climate Policy with Council on Foreign Relations
01/06/2016EPA Releases the First of Four Preliminary Risk Assessments for Insecticides Potentially Harmful to Bees
01/06/2016EPA Releases the First of Four Preliminary Risk Assessments for Insecticides Potentially Harmful to Bees/First-of-its-kind assessment delivers on President Obama’s National Pollinator Strategy
01/04/2016United States Files Complaint Against Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche for Alleged Clean Air Act Violations
12/16/2015EPA Announces 2015 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results
12/16/2015EPA Reports: Automakers Beat Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards for Third Straight Year - Fuel economy steady at highest level ever recorded
12/12/2015Statement from EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy on Historic Paris Agreement to Combat Climate Change
12/11/2015EPA Rebates Will Fund Cleaner School Buses in 85 Communities
12/07/2015EPA and the Environmental Law Institute Cosponsor Public Seminar: CERCLA @35: Looking Back, Looking Forward
12/03/2015J.R. Simplot Company to Reduce Emissions at Sulfuric Acid Plants in Three States
12/03/2015EPA Administrator Events at COP21 in Paris
11/30/2015EPA Finalizes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
11/24/2015EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Traveling to COP21 in Paris
11/19/2015EPA Now Accepting Applications for the 2016 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Awards
11/19/2015U.S. Settles with Gasoline Refiner to Reduce Emissions at Utah Facility
11/17/2015WEDNESDAY: EPA Administrator Joins Bloomberg Politics in a Discussion on Climate Change and the Road to Paris
11/17/2015EPA Proposes to Reduce Smog-Forming Pollution Transported Across State Lines
11/17/201511:30 AM EST: EPA to Hold Media Call on Proposed Updates to the Cross-State Air Pollution Rule
11/15/2015America Recycles Day 2015: By The President Of The United States of America, A Proclamation
11/13/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator to Attend the Virginia Coastal Policy Center’s Climate Change Conference
11/13/2015EPA Recognizes Governments, Organizations and Businesses for Outstanding Waste Reduction Efforts
11/13/2015MONDAY: EPA Co-Hosts First National Food Recovery Summit in Charleston, S.C.
11/12/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator to Attend the Virginia Coastal Policy Center’s Climate Change Conference
11/12/2015EPA and Partners Launch Challenge to Recycle Nutrients from Livestock Waste
11/10/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
11/10/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grants in 24 States, Puerto Rico, D.C.
11/10/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Pittsburgh, Denver, Washington D.C., Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
11/10/2015EPA and Partners Announce National Plan to Prevent Lung Cancer Deaths Due to Radon Exposure
11/09/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator McCarthy to Keynote Utilities Conference in Austin
11/06/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator McCarthy to Keynote Utilities Conference in Austin
11/05/2015Statement from EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy on Decision Reached at the 27th Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol / Decision Puts World on Path to 2016 Amendment to Phase Down HFCs
11/05/2015EPA Awards $4 Million in Grants to Research the Impact of Drought on Water Quality
11/04/2015EPA Calls for the 21st Presidential Green Chemistry Award Nominations/Program promotes environmental and economic benefits of using novel green technologies in chemical design, manufacture, and use
11/03/2015U.S. EPA Requires ASARCO to Cut Toxic Emissions at 103-Year-Old Arizona Copper Smelter
11/02/2015EPA, California Notify Volkswagen of Additional Clean Air Act Violations
11/02/20151:00 PM EST: EPA, CARB Media Call to Provide Update on Recent Actions on Volkswagen
10/28/2015THURSDAY: EPA Administrator to Headline the Maryland League of Conservation Voters Environmental Leadership Awards
10/28/2015Statement by NSC Spokesperson Ned Price on the U.S. Delegation for the Meeting of the Parties to the Montreal Protocol
10/27/2015EPA Administrator Kicks Off Energy Star Day with Event Streamed to Thousands of Students Across the Country/Agency encourages public commitment to saving energy
10/27/2015EPA Settlements Help Protect Public Against Health Hazards from Lead Exposure
10/22/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator at the Center for American Progress to Discuss Reducing Methane Pollution from the Oil and Gas Sector
10/22/201510:30 AM EDT: EPA to Hold Media Call on Updates on Clean Power Plan Updates
10/20/2015NEW LOCATION!! — TUESDAY: U.S. EPA Administrator and UFW President will tour Stockton, Calif. farm, discuss enhanced Worker Protection Standard with farm workers
10/19/2015EPA SmartWay Honors Freight Carriers for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/19/2015EPA Honors 2015 Green Power Leaders/Agency recognizes achievements in helping to fight climate change
10/19/2015TUESDAY: U.S. EPA Administrator and UFW President will Tour Lodi, Calif. Farm, Discuss Enhanced Worker Protection Standard with Farm Workers
10/19/2015Monday: U.S. EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at the National Congress of American Indians Convention
10/15/2015EPA Proposes New Rules to Reduce Potent Greenhouse Gas Emissions/The agency also recognizes 12 supermarkets for using more climate friendly refrigerants
10/13/2015EPA’s SmartWay Honors Green Leaders in the Freight Industry
10/13/2015TODAY: EPA’s 2015 Technology Showcase in Ann Arbor Spotlights Heavy-Duty Vehicles
10/12/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator in Miami to Deliver Keynote Remarks and Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
10/09/2015MONDAY: EPA Administrator in Miami to Deliver Keynote Remarks and Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
10/08/2015EPA Announces Recipients of 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants
10/08/2015EPA recognizes WaterSenseŽ 2015 Partners of the Year
10/08/2015EPA Announces Recipients of 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants
10/08/2015TODAY: EPA Administrator in Chicago to Tour Coalition: Energy and Announce Target of Installing One Million New Smart Thermostats Initiative
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
10/07/2015EPA Employee Selected as Winner of 2015 Service to America Medal/Cookstoves initiative improving lives of millions by reducing indoor smoke exposure
10/07/2015EPA, CARB to Hold Media Call to Announce First-Ever Federal Enforcement Action For Violations of the California Truck and Bus Regulation
10/07/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator in Chicago to Tour Coalition: Energy and Announce Target of Installing One Million New Smart Thermostats Initiative
10/01/2015EPA Strengthens Ozone Standards to Protect Public Health/Science-based standards to reduce sick days, asthma attacks, emergency room visits, greatly outweigh costs
10/01/2015Major Fertilizer Producer Mosaic Fertilizer, LLC to Ensure Proper Handling, Storage and Disposal of 60 Billion Pounds of Hazardous Waste / Manufacturer committing close to $2 billion in funding to address environmental impacts from fertilizer production
09/30/20152:30 PM EDT: EPA to Hold Media Call on Updated Ozone Standards
09/30/2015Tractor Supply Company Agrees to Implement Company-Wide Compliance Program to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations
09/30/2015EPA Announces National Limits to Reduce Toxic Pollutants Discharged into Waterways by Steam Electric Power Plants
09/30/2015TODAY: EPA Media Call on Final Steam Electric Effluent Limitation Guidelines
09/29/2015Guardian Industries Corp. to Cut Harmful Air Pollution at Flat Glass Manufacturing Plants in Seven States
09/29/2015EPA Updates Emissions Standards for Petroleum Refineries/First-ever fenceline monitoring requirements will protect nearby communities
09/29/20151:15 PM EDT: EPA to Hold Media Call on Final Refineries Rule
09/28/2015EPA Adds Five Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List and Proposes an Additional Seven
09/28/2015EPA Updates Standards to Increase Safety and Protect the Health of America’s Farmworkers/Revised standards give farmworkers health protections under the law similar to those already afforded to workers in other industries
09/25/201510:00 AM EDT TODAY: EPA To Provide Update Following Recent Volkswagen Announcement
09/25/2015EPA Update on Recent Volkswagen Announcement
09/24/2015EPA Finalizes Rule to Modernize Clean Water Act Reporting
09/24/2015EPA Proposes New Protections for International Hazardous Waste Shipments
09/24/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator Visiting Notre Dame to Discuss Moral Obligation for Climate Action
09/23/2015EPA Announces $13.2 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites Across the Country
09/21/2015Bayer Cropscience to Enhance Safeguards at Chemical Facilities in Four States to Settle Violations at W.V. Plant
09/21/2015EPA Encourages Homeowners and Communities to Maintain Septic Systems During SepticSmart Week
09/18/2015EPA, California Notify Volkswagen of Clean Air Act Violations / Carmaker allegedly used software that circumvents emissions testing for certain air pollutants
09/18/201512:00 PM EST: EPA To Make Announcement Today Regarding Major Automaker
09/17/2015EPA Seeks Input on Draft Monitoring Plan Following Gold King Mine Release
09/16/2015EPA and USDA Join Private Sector, Charitable Organizations to Set Nation’s First Goals to Reduce Wasted Food

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