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05/06/2015PREI in Tampa, Fla. Among Top Finishers in EPA's Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition/The competition saves $50 million, prevents 250,000 metric tons of GHG emissions
05/06/2015Two North Carolina Sears Stores Among Top Finishers in EPA's Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition
05/05/2015Woodville, AL Team Recognized as EPA's 2015 Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition Top Awardee
05/05/2015Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital CHAMPS Program in Memphis, Tennessee Recognized with the 2015 National Environmental Leadership Award by EPA

Memphis Program Recognized as National Model for Asthma Care During Asthma Awareness Month
05/05/2015Woodford County Schools in Kentucky Named Among Top Finishers in EPA's National Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition
05/05/2015The City of Orlando’s Garden House at Harry P. Leu Gardens Named a Top Finisher in EPA's Energy Star Battle of the Buildings Competition/The competition saves $50 million, prevents 250,000 metric tons of GHG emissions
05/01/2015Dairy Company Owner Sentenced to Six Months of Home Detention and Ordered to Pay $15,000 Fine for Discharging 11,000 Gallons of Cow Feces into the French Broad River
05/01/2015Florida Men Sentenced for Poisoning Wildlife and Hunting Dogs in Bullock County
04/28/2015EPA Recognizes Whole Foods Market in Marietta, Ga for Reducing Food Waste
04/22/2015THURSDAY: EPA to Hold a Public Meeting About the Cleanup of Cavenham Forest Industries Site in Gulfport
04/22/2015EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Atlanta Metropolitan State College
04/22/2015TODAY: EPA and City of Atlanta will Hold the 3rd Annual Earth Day Rally at the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center Courtyard/Egypt Sherrod, Star of HGTV’s highly rated “Property Virgins”, will Host the Rally
04/21/2015EPA and City of Atlanta to Hold the 3rd Annual Earth Day Rally at the Sam Nunn Atlanta Federal Center Courtyard/
Egypt Sherrod, Star of HGTV’s highly rated “Property Virgins”, will Host the Rally
04/10/2015EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Lawson State Community College
04/09/2015EPA Takes Action to Protect the Public from an Unregistered Pesticide/EPA issues order to stop the sale of OxiTitan
04/06/2015EPA Honors Seven Florida Organizations with 2015 Energy Star Awards for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
04/06/2015EPA Honors Five Georgia Organizations with 2015 Energy Star Awards for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
04/06/2015Four Kentucky Organizations Receive EPA Honors as 2015 Energy Star Partner of the Year for Sustained Excellence in Energy Management, Acting on Climate
The agency recognizes 128 partners in 33 states including DIRECTV, The Home Depot, Staples, and Verizon
04/06/2015Three Tennessee Organizations Receive EPA Honors as 2015 Energy Star Partner of the Year for Sustained Excellence in Energy Management, Acting on Climate
The agency recognizes 128 partners in 33 states including DIRECTV, The Home Depot, Staples, and Verizon
04/06/2015EPA Honors 5 North Carolina 2015 Energy Star Partners of the Year for Leadership on Energy Efficiency, Acting on Climate
04/01/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to Western Carolina University Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/31/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to University of Alabama in Huntsville Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/31/2015EPA Awards Undergraduate Fellowship to Clark Atlanta University Student to Further the Environmental Workforce
03/30/2015EPA Takes Action to Protect the Public from an Unregistered Pesticide / EPA issues order to stop the sale of BioStorm and NanoStrike
03/25/2015Miami on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings of Any City in the U.S.
03/25/2015Tampa on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings of Any City in the U.S.
03/25/2015Atlanta Ranks 3rd on EPA’s Energy Star Top Cities List of Most Buildings in the U.S.
03/23/2015Settlement with Continental Carbon Company to Reduce Air Pollution at Manufacturing Facility in Alabama
03/20/2015EPA Awards Clean Diesel Grant to the American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest for Work in Florida and South Carolina
03/18/2015EPA acknowledges federal, state and local partners for Improving Water Quality in the Bear Creek Watershed
03/10/2015TODAY: Hub City Humane Society Together with Chuck and Gayle Davis to Receive EPA Reuse Award
03/09/2015Hickory, N.C., Receives $200,000 EPA Brownfield Grants to Revitalize, Strengthen Local Economy
03/09/2015Mississippi Conference of Black Mayors Receives $200,000 EPA Brownfields Grant to Revitalize, Strengthen Local Economy in Itta Bena, Miss.
03/09/2015Kellogg Company in Cary, N.C., Among Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturers in 29 States
Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
03/09/2015Two Mississippi Plants Among Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturers in 29 States
Across the country, Energy Star manufacturing plants are leading their industries by saving energy and money, combating climate change
03/09/2015One Facility in Alabama among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015One Facility in South Carolina among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Three Facilities in Tennessee among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Five Facilities in Kentucky among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Three Facilities in Florida among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Three Facilities in Georgia among 70 Top Performing Energy Star Certified Manufacturing Plants in 29 States
03/09/2015Nominations Open for EPA Region 4 Rain Catcher Award - Deadline is April 17, 2015
02/27/2015Atlanta Conference Highlights How College Students are Helping Underserved Communities Address Environmental Problems
02/24/2015Bank of America Among 16 Organizations Across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action
02/24/2015Brown-Forman Corporation Among 16 Organizations Across the U.S. Recognized for Climate Action
02/24/2015UPS in Atlanta, Ga. Among 16 Organizations Across the Country Recognized for Action on Climate Change
02/18/2015EPA approves Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ Water Quality Standards program
Clean Water Act program a foundation for pollution control and watershed management
02/18/2015EPA to Sign Memorandum of Understanding with Bethune-Cookman University
02/10/2015Kentucky School Districts Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/10/2015Allendale County Schools Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/10/2015Alabama School Districts Awarded EPA Rebates to Replace Aging School Buses
02/04/2015EPA Applauds SCDHEC, Farmers and Landowners for Improving Water Quality in the Enoree River Watershed
01/28/2015Odebrecht USA, in Coral Gables, Fla. Among 14 WasteWise Participants Recognized for Reducing Waste
01/27/2015Mobile and Prichard, Ala., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015St. Petersburg, Fla., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015Canton, Miss., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/27/2015Asheville, N.C., Among 22 Communities Selected Nationally to Receive EPA Assistance to Advance Sustainability Goals and Foster Economic Development
01/22/2015Owners and Managers of Former Salvage Operations at Former Textile Plant in Tennessee Sentenced to Prison for Conspiracy Associated with Illegal Asbestos Removal
Conspirators ordered to pay $10.3 million in restitution
01/22/2015Anderson, S.C., Woman Gets Prison for Extensive Bank Fraud Scam and Environmental Crime
Nancy Stein operated American Screw and Rivet Corporation which was also sentenced
01/21/2015EPA Selected as ACT-IAC Igniting Innovation 2015 Awards Top 30 Finalist
01/20/2015EPA, Southern Co. and National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Recognize Five Star and Urban Waters Projects in the Southeast
01/09/2015EPA to Hold a Public Meeting About Proposed Plan to Clean Up Soil Contamination at Benfield Industries, Inc. Superfund Site in Waynesville, N.C.
12/19/2014Florida Company Included in EPA Action to Protect Public from Harmful Lead Exposure
12/18/2014
EPA Announces 2014 Annual Environmental Enforcement Results Including Settlements with Entities Across the Southeast
12/12/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator in Durham to Tour Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Home, Highlight New ENERGY STAR Tool
12/11/2014FRIDAY: EPA Administrator in Durham to Tour Energy Efficient Habitat for Humanity Home, Highlight New ENERGY STAR Tool
12/05/2014Groundwater Cleanup to Begin at Smalley-Piper Superfund Site in Collierville, TN
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Tuskegee, Alabama to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Itta Bena and Clarksdale, Mississippi to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/04/2014Obama Administration Selects Rocky Mount, North Carolina to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/03/2014Obama Administration Selects Hazard and Barbourville, Kentucky to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/03/2014Obama Administration Selects Tracy City, Tennessee to Develop Local Food Projects, Encourage Economic Expansion/ Local Foods, Local Places Initiative encourages creative economic development in 26 communities in 19 states
12/02/2014Deadline Extended to Apply for EPA’s 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
12/01/2014EPA to Begin Cleanup at Blue Ridge Plating Site in Arden, N.C.
11/25/2014EPA Awards Kentucky-based Conference of Radiation Control Directors Grant to Reduce Indoor Pollutant Exposure and Protect Public Health
11/24/2014EPA Solicits Applicants for the 2015 Environmental Justice Small Grants Program
11/24/2014Beazer East Completes Cleanup of Over 100 Residential Structures at the Cabot Koppers Site in Gainesville, Fla.
11/20/2014EPA Post-Construction Storm Water Runoff Workshop to be Held in Hilton Head, SC
11/20/2014EPA to Hold a Public Meeting concerning the Stauffer Chemical Superfund Sites Operable Unit 3 Cold Creek Swamp
11/20/2014Remedial Actions Have Begun at Sanford Cleaners Superfund Site in Sanford, Fla.
11/19/2014EPA to Assist Seminole Tribe of Florida Bolster Climate Resilience and Readiness
11/19/2014EPA to Assist Water Utility in Auburn Ala. to Bolster Climate Resilience and Readiness
11/19/2014EPA Names Oak Ridge, Tennessee a 2014 Green Power Leader
11/18/2014EPA Spotlights Food Recovery with Atlanta Community Food Bank
11/17/2014Relocated Residents Near CTS of Asheville, Inc. Superfund Site to Return Home
11/17/2014EPA Signs Memorandums of Understanding with Georgia College and State University, HHS and USDA Rural Development
11/14/2014EPA to Sign Memorandums of Understanding with Georgia College and State University, HHS and USDA Rural Development
11/12/2014EPA Administrator to Announce Small Business Award to Nashville, TN based National Recovery Technologies, LLC
11/10/2014North Georgia Developer Agrees to Settlement for Stormwater Violations
11/10/2014EPA Awards Alabama Clean Water Partnership an $171,436 Environmental Education Model Grant
11/10/2014EPA Awards South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium a $78,564 Environmental Education Model Grant
11/06/2014Subsidiaries of the World’s Largest Fertilizer Producer to Reduce Harmful Air Emissions at Four Florida Plants
11/06/2014Subsidiaries of the World’s Largest Fertilizer Producer to Reduce Harmful Air Emissions at Three North Carolina Plants
11/04/2014Leading Edge Aviation Services Sentenced for Unlawful Handling of Hazardous Waste at Greenville, Miss. Facility
10/31/2014EPA Releases Climate Plans on Fifth Anniversary of President Obama’s Sustainability Initiative
10/28/2014Accepting Nominations for the 2015 Gulf Guardian Awards
10/27/2014EPA Meets with Leaders in Gulfport to Lay Groundwork for Federal Working Group to Address Community Concerns
10/27/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator Speaking at National Congress of American Indians Annual Convention in Atlanta
10/24/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator Speaking at National Congress of American Indians Annual Convention in Atlanta
10/22/2014EPA Awards Research Fellowship Grants to Two Students at Duke University

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