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02/11/2016EPA Finalizes $9 Million Interim Cleanup Plan for Expanded Area at CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site
02/03/2016Nominations are Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award-Deadline is March 18, 2016
01/25/2016Obama Administration Partnering with 27 Communities to Include Winder, Georgia to Boost Local Foods, Neighborhood Revitalization
Local Foods
Local Places encourages creative economic development in rural and urban communities in 22 states
01/25/2016Obama Administration Partnering with 27 Communities to Include Jackson, Tennessee to Boost Local Foods, Neighborhood Revitalization
Local Foods, Local Places encourages creative economic development in rural and urban communities in 22 states
01/25/2016Obama Administration Partnering with 27 Communities to Include Middleboro, Kentucky a to Boost Local Foods, Neighborhood Revitalization
Local Foods, Local Places encourages creative economic development in rural and urban communities in 22 states
01/25/2016Walterboro, SC receives Technical Assistance to Boost Local Foods, Neighborhood Revitalization
01/25/2016Bessemer, AL receives Technical Assistance to Start Farmers Market
01/25/2016High Point, N.C., to Receive Federal Technical Assistance for Farmers’ Market
01/25/2016TUESDAY: EPA to Provide Community Update on Environmental Study in Grenada, Miss.
01/21/2016EPA to Provide Community Update on Environmental Study in Grenada, Miss.
01/21/2016EPA Announces 2014 Toxics Release Inventory Report
01/20/2016EPA Assisting Selma with Financial Planning for Water Infrastructure
01/19/2016EPA, Southern Co. and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Recognize Five Star and Urban Waters Projects in the Southeast
01/15/2016Test Your Home for Radon, You May Prevent Lung Cancer
Radon kills 21,000 Americans each year; readily available tests can warn of high levels in homes
01/12/2016EPA to Present Details of Cleanup of Clinch River Corporation Site
12/16/2015EPA Reports: Automakers Beat Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards for Third Straight Year
Fuel economy steady at highest level ever recorded
12/11/2015EPA Marks 35th Anniversary of the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation and Liability Act
12/11/2015Newberry County School District Awarded $100,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses
12/11/2015Spartanburg 5 County School District Awarded $40,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses
12/11/2015Williamsburg County School District Awarded $20,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses
12/11/2015Laurens 55 County School District Awarded $100,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses
12/11/2015McDuffie County Schools in Thomson Ga. Awarded $85,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses
12/11/2015Volusia County Schools in Deland, Fla. Awarded $225,000 in EPA Rebates to Fund Cleaner School Buses
12/03/2015EPA Public Availability Session to be held for the Terry Creek Operable Unit 1 Superfund Site, Brunswick, Ga.
12/01/2015EPA Finalizes Increases in Renewable Fuel Levels
11/27/2015City of Jacksonville, Pollack Shores, Regency Centers, NAI Hallmark Partners and Mt. Sinai Missionary Holiness Church to Receive EPA Region 4’s “Excellence in Site Reuse” Award
11/20/2015EPA Honors 17 Environmental Job Training Program Graduates in Columbus, Miss.
11/18/2015The Gills Creek Watershed Association of Columbia, SC awarded $30,000 Environmental Justice Small Grant
11/18/2015The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Boca Raton, Fla. awarded $30,000 Environmental Justice Small Grant
11/18/2015Dream in Green of Miami, Fla. awarded a nearly $30,000 Environmental Justice Small Grant
11/18/2015EPA Grant to Help Rural North Carolina Community Study Industrial Animal Production and Prepare for Climate Resiliency
11/18/2015THURSDAY: EPA to Honor 17 Environmental Job Training Program Graduates in Columbus, Miss.
11/16/2015EPA Recognizes Charleston County School District for Reducing Food Waste
11/16/2015MONDAY: EPA, State, and Industry Leaders Hold Press Conference to Discuss Economic Benefits of Recycling for America Recycles Day
11/16/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
11/16/2015TODAY: For America Recycles Day, EPA and Partners Celebrates Economic Benefits of Recycling
11/13/2015EPA Recognizes Rooms to Go in Suwanee, Georgia for Outstanding Waste Reduction Efforts
11/13/2015EPA Recognizes the City of Fort Lauderdale, Florida for Outstanding Waste Reduction Efforts
11/13/2015EPA and Partners Lend a Green Hand to North Gulfport Middle School Students
11/10/2015EPA to Hold Public Hearings in Atlanta on Proposed Clean Power Plan Actions
11/10/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Captain Planet Foundation in Atlanta, GA
11/10/2015EPA Awards Environmental Education Grant to Urban Green Lab of Nashville, TN
11/08/2015EPA and the City of Memphis and Shelby County Partner to Address Lead in Homes
11/05/2015Clemson University Awarded $1 Million Grant from EPA for Research to Respond to Water Scarcity, Drought and Extreme Events
10/29/2015EPA Extends Public Comment Period for Proposed Interim Cleanup of CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site to Evaluate Treatment of Expanded Area
10/26/2015EPA and Partners Host a Free Environmental Justice Workshop in Louisville, Kentucky
10/19/2015Georgia-based UPS Small Package Receives EPA SmartWay Honor for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/19/2015Florida-based DHL Express USA Receives EPA SmartWay Honor for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/19/2015EPA SmartWay Honors Old Dominion Freight Line in Thomasville, N.C., for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/19/2015EPA SmartWay Honors Nashville-based Western Express, Inc. for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/09/2015TUESDAY: EPA to Hold Public Meeting about Proposed Interim Cleanup of CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site
10/08/2015EPA Recognizes The Home Depot as a WaterSenseŽ 2015 Partner of the Year for Making a Difference Every Day
10/08/2015EPA Recognizes Cobb County, Ga. Water System as a WaterSenseŽ 2015 Partner of the Year for Making a Difference Every Day
09/30/2015FRIDAY: EPA Administrator Visiting Georgia Tech to Discuss Manufacturing Innovation and Environmental Sustainability
09/30/2015EPA Invites Public Comment on Interim Cleanup Plan for CTS of Asheville Inc. Superfund Site; Public Meeting Set for October 13
09/29/2015EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to speak at the 1st International Environmental Youth Symposium 2015 in Atlanta, Ga.
09/28/2015EPA Announces $7 Million in Funding to Reduce Diesel Emissions from School Buses
09/23/2015EPA and Partners to Participate in Proctor Creek Community Showcase in Atlanta
09/23/2015Treasure Coast Regional Planning Council to Receives $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015Palm Beach County to Receive $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015City of Atlanta and the Development Authority of DeKalb County to each Receive $300,000 to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites
09/23/2015EPA Announces $300,000 in Supplemental Funds to Clean up Contaminated Brownfields Sites in South Carolina
09/16/2015EPA Recognizes Jackson Walk in Jackson, TN for Smart Growth Achievement
09/16/2015EPA and Partners to Host Free Environmental Justice Workshop in Gulfport, Miss.
09/11/2015EPA to Provide Community Update on Navassa Site Cleanup
09/10/2015EPA Awards Green Infrastructure Grant of $20,000 to Mississippi State University
09/01/2015Greensboro Small Business Among Recipients of $1.9 Million from EPA to Support the Nation’s Green Economy
08/31/2015TUESDAY: EPA Division Director to Highlight the New Norfolk Southern ‘Eco’ Locomotives in Atlanta
08/17/2015EPA and ATSDR to give update on 35th Avenue Superfund Site
08/14/2015Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council Releases Draft Initial Funded Priorities List
A series of public meetings will be held across the Gulf Coast
08/13/2015EPA Awards $400K to University of North Carolina Wilmington for Chemical Exposure Research in Estuaries and Marine Ecosystems
07/30/2015Holcim, Inc. Receives Gulf Guardian Award for Eliminating Stormwater Discharges from Theodore, Ala.
07/30/2015Center for Environmental and Economic Justice in Biloxi, Miss., Receives EPA Gulf Guardian Award
07/30/2015Mississippi State University’s Gulf Community Design Studio Receives First Place EPA Gulf Guardian Award
07/30/2015Mississippi Resident Receives First Place EPA Gulf Guardian Award
07/30/2015Dr. Richard D. Gragg III to Receive Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Individual Category
07/30/2015Bay Point Elementary School in St. Petersburg, FL to Receive First Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Youth Environmental Education Category
07/30/2015Tampa Bay Estuary Program and Restore America’s Estuaries to Receive Third Place Gulf Guardian Award in the Partnerships Category
07/29/2015
EPA, Partners Mark Completion of Expanded Roadway and Drainage Ditch at the Kerr-McGee Superfund Site in Columbus, Miss.
07/23/2015Florida State University Receives EPA Funding to Improve Understanding of the Effects of Climate Change on Indoor Air Quality
07/21/2015MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Participates in North Birmingham Summer Youth Camps to provide Environmental Education
07/20/2015White House Honors Florida Faith Leader for Climate “Champions of Change”
07/20/2015White House Honors Georgia Faith Leader for Climate “Champions of Change”
07/17/2015North Carolina Student Among Those Honored Today by White House, EPA
07/17/2015 White House, EPA Honor Georgia Teachers with Environmental Education Award
EPA, U.S. Fish and Wildlife also announce new environmental education partnership
07/15/2015EPA Sampling Results announced for Macon Naval Ordnance Plant Superfund site in Macon, Ga.
07/13/2015Algenol in Fort Myers, Fla. Among Winners of the 20th Annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards/Innovative technologies tackle climate change, water, and chemical issues
07/13/2015EPA Approves Redesignation of Knoxville Area to Attainment for the 2008 8-Hour Ozone Standard
06/30/2015EPA Administrator Participates in Spartanburg ReGenesis Project Celebration
06/30/2015EPA to Recognize Pelzer Heritage Commission in South Carolina for Receiving $400,000 to Clean up the former Pelzer Mill Complex
06/29/2015TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Tour ReGenesis Project in Spartanburg, SC
06/19/2015EPA and DOT Propose Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Efficiency Standards for Heavy-Duty Trucks
06/17/2015Regency Centers in Raleigh, NC Awarded 2015 EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
06/17/2015EPA Selects University of North Carolina at Charlotte to Help Find New Uses for Toxics Data
06/17/2015Mississippi State University Awarded 2015 EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
06/17/2015City of Durham, N.C. Department of Public Works Awarded 2015 EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
06/17/2015Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Awarded 2015 EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award
06/16/2015EPA to Recognize Macon-Bibb County, Ga. for Receiving $400,000 to Assess Contaminated Sites and Revitalize the Community
06/11/2015Osprey Biotechnics, Inc. in Sarasota, Fla. Among 21 Partners to be Recognized for Creating and Using Safer Choice Products / June 22 is the first annual awards ceremony for 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award Winners
06/11/2015Chemlink Laboratories in Kennesaw, Ga. Among 21 Partners to be Recognized for Creating and Using Safer Choice Products / June 22 is the first annual awards ceremony for 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year Award Winners

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