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04/15/2014EPA Publishes 19th Annual U.S. Greenhouse Gas Inventory
04/14/2014EPA Administrator to Travel to Taipei and Hanoi to Highlight Environmental Education and Cooperation
04/14/2014EPA Scientist Receives Prestigious Award
04/10/2014UC Santa Barbara Awarded Nearly $5 million for Chemical Research
04/10/2014TODAY: EPA Co-hosts Sustainable Energy and Transport Solutions Event at 7TH World Urban Forum
04/10/2014EPA Awards Over $9 Million to Universities for Research to Help Predict the Implications of Chemicals on Human Health and the Environment
04/10/2014EPA Releases Top 25 List of Cities with Most Energy Star Buildings / Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., Atlanta, New York, San Francisco make top five, cutting energy costs while increasing efficiency, protecting health, reducing pollution
04/10/2014EPA Strategic Plan Charts Direction for Next Four Years
04/09/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before the Senate Interior, Environment and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Appropriations
04/08/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee Interior, Environment and Related Agencies
04/08/2014EPA to Work with Ports to Improve Environmental Performance / Clean diesel grants and new ports initiative will advance sustainable technologies
04/07/2014U.S. EPA Administrator to Address U.S. Water Alliance During 2014 Water Prize Ceremony
04/04/2014MONDAY: U.S. EPA Administrator to Keynote Climate Discussion with Bipartisan Policy Center and National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners
04/03/2014USDA, EPA Partner to Improve Access To Clean Water, Improved Infrastructure in U.S.-Mexico Border Region
04/03/2014EPA Awarding Close to $13 Million to Assist Small Drinking Water and Wastewater Systems Across the United States
04/03/2014EPA Honors 2014 Energy Star Partners of the Year
04/02/2014EPA Seeks Small Entity Participation on Upcoming Medium- and Heavy-Duty Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards
04/02/2014Washoe County Health District Wins Prestigious EPA Clean Air Excellence Award
04/02/2014EPA Honors 2014 Clean Air Excellence Awards Winners / Communities and public health benefit from winners’ work on clean air initiatives
04/02/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget
04/01/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before House Committee on Energy and Commerce
03/27/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Address the American Council on Renewable Energy
03/27/2014EPA Agreement with Vehicle and Engine Company Requires Imports to Meet Federal Emission Limits
03/27/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before House Appropriations Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget
03/26/2014** UPDATED TIME FOR THURSDAY HEARING ** TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before House Appropriations Committee
03/26/2014Testimony of EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Proposed FY 2015 Budget
03/26/2014Here’s What They’re Saying About the Clean Water Act Proposed Rule
03/25/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Testify on Fiscal Year 2015 Proposed Budget Before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee
03/25/2014EPA and Army Corps of Engineers Clarify Protection for Nation’s Streams and Wetlands: Agriculture’s Exemptions and Exclusions from Clean Water Act Expanded by Proposal
03/20/2014Texas Chemical Plant Agrees to Cut Harmful Air Pollution in Overburdened Community
03/19/2014North America’s Largest Acid Manufacturer and Its Subsidiaries Agree to Slash Emissions and Reduce Air Pollution
03/19/2014EPA Celebrates 10 Years of SmartWay Partnerships / Voluntary program saves companies billions in fuel costs while cutting pollution
03/18/2014EPA Calls for 2014 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award Nominations / New green chemistry technologies promote new products and markets
03/17/2014EPA Asks Americans to Join the Race to Stop Water Leaks - WaterSense celebrates Fix a Leak Week Beginning March 17
03/14/2014EPA, Sergeant’s Pet Care and Wellmark International Reach Agreement to Cancel Potentially Harmful Insecticide Products
03/13/2014EPA to Lift Suspension and Debarment of BP From Federal Government Contracts/Agreement contains strong provisions to continue safety and ethics improvements in order to comply
03/12/2014EPA Awards More than $500,000 to Schools to Help Reduce Children’s Exposure to Pesticides / Integrated pest management practices are shown to reduce pesticide use
03/12/2014TODAY: U.S. EPA Administrator to Address National Congress of American Indians
03/06/2014EPA and CEC Partners announce winners of the NAPECA grant program / $1.2 million in community grants awarded to environmental projects across North America
03/05/2014Coal Companies and Subsidiaries to Spend Estimated $200 Million on Treatment and System-wide Upgrades to Reduce Water Pollution
03/04/2014EPA Stops Illegal Import of Vehicles That Fail to Meet Pollution Standards
03/04/2014EPA's FY 2015 Budget Proposal Focuses on Delivering Core Environmental and Health Protections
03/04/2014TODAY: Press Conference Call with EPA Administrator on EPA's FY 2015 Budget Proposal
03/03/2014UPDATE: Here's What They're Saying about EPA's Final Cleaner Fuel and Car Standards
03/03/2014EPA Sets Cleaner Fuel and Car Standards, Slashing Air Pollution and Providing Health Benefits to Thousands
03/03/2014***UPDATED CALL IN NUMBER *** CALL WILL BEGIN AT 10:15 AM EST *** TODAY: Press Conference Call with EPA Administrator on Cleaner Fuels and Cars Standards Announcement
02/28/2014EPA Moves to Protect Bristol Bay Fishery from Pebble Mine
02/28/2014TODAY: Press Conference Call with EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy To Discuss Bristol Bay, Alaska fishery and Pebble Mine
02/26/2014EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy To Travel To North Dakota To Discuss Energy Opportunities And The Environment
02/25/2014EPA Honors Corporate Leadership in Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions
02/20/2014EPA Proposes New Safety Measures to Protect Farm Workers from Pesticide Exposure
02/18/2014EPA TAKES ACTION TO PROTECT PUBLIC FROM HARMFUL LEAD EXPOSURE
02/12/2014EPA Awards More Than $3 Million to Researchers Studying How Chemical Exposures May Impact Brain Development
02/12/2014U.S. EPA and its Federal Partners Advance Decontamination Techniques/Researchers clean up buildings to practice real world techniques of large-scale decontamination
02/12/2014TODAY EPA Administrator to Join San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro for Press Conference at Solar Farm and Water Treatment Facility
02/11/2014EPA Administrator Reaffirms Commitment to Environmental Justice on 20th Anniversary of Executive Order
02/11/2014EPA Revises Permitting Guidance for Using Diesel Fuel in Oil and Gas Hydraulic Fracturing
02/10/2014EPA Administrator McCarthy Joins Senior Obama Administration Officials in Fort Collins to Discuss Local Climate Change Efforts
02/10/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator to Address Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference
02/07/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator to Address Good Jobs, Green Jobs Conference
02/07/2014Annual EPA Enforcement Results Highlight Focus on Major Environmental Violations
02/07/2014EPA Evaluation Finds Use of Coal Ash in Concrete and Wallboard Appropriate
02/06/2014EPA Requests Input on Hazardous Waste Management in the Retail Sector
02/05/2014W.R. Grace Pays Over $63 Million Toward Cleanup and Restoration of Hazardous Waste Sites in Communities Across the Country
02/05/2014Senior Obama Administration Officials to Join Governor Brown, Mayor Garcetti, Other Leaders in L.A. for Climate Task Force Meeting
02/05/2014EPA to Hold Public Hearing on Carbon Pollution Standards for New Power Plants
02/05/2014EPA Releases New PSA for American Heart Month
02/05/2014EPA Launches WaterSense H2Otel Challenge to Encourage Water Savings
02/04/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator to Recognize Winners of National Award for Smart Growth Achievement
02/04/2014EPA's 2012 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Air Pollutants Continue to Decline
02/04/2014EPA Recognizes Seven Communities for Smart Growth Achievement
02/04/2014Media Advisory: EPA Training on Toxics Release Inventory Database for the Media
02/03/2014
MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Recognize Winners of National Award for Smart Growth Achievement
01/31/2014EPA Partnerships Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Save Businesses Money
01/30/2014EPA Releases Climate Assessment Update To National Stormwater Calculator
01/30/2014EPA Awards Almost $9 Million in Grants to Researchers Working to Improve Water Quality
01/30/2014EPA and Freddie Mac to Cut Carbon Pollution and Increase Affordability of Multifamily Buildings
01/17/2014EPA Administrator to Address World Economic Forum in Davos/Will highlight business and economic opportunities in addressing climate change
01/16/2014EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy Statement to Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works on the President’s Climate Action Plan
01/15/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Testify Before Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on Climate Change
01/15/2014EPA Takes Important Step in Implementing the Hazardous Waste Electronic Manifest Establishment Act
01/15/2014EPA Releases Bristol Bay Assessment Describing Potential Impacts to Salmon and Water From Copper, Gold Mining / Agency launched study after requests for action to protect Bristol Bay watershed from large-scale mining
01/14/2014EPA Announces Regional Administrator for Region 4 Office in Atlanta
01/09/2014Three State Capitals to Receive Green Design Assistance from EPA / Program will strengthen local economies, protect health, and improve the environment
01/08/2014EPA Awards Almost Half a Million in Funding to Three Universities for Projects to Reduce Pesticide Risk Including Risks to Bees/Louisiana State, Penn State and University of Vermont at the forefront of groundbreaking technology
01/06/2014A Risk You Can Fix: Protect Your Family’s Health by Testing Your Home for Radon Gas in 2014 / 21,000 Radon-Related Lung Cancer Deaths Each Year
01/06/2014Dallas-based Companies Agree to Pay Civil Penalty to Settle Clean Air Act Violations Stemming From Illegal Import of Vehicles
01/03/2014EPA Proposes Updates to Air Standards for Newly Manufactured Woodstoves and Heaters/Updates would make the next generation of woodstoves and heaters significantly cleaner and more efficient
12/20/2013Florida Pesticide Producer to Pay $1.7 Million Penalty for Selling Misbranded Pesticides
12/19/2013Energy Company to Pay $3.2 Million Penalty to Resolve Clean Water Violations in West Virginia / Chesapeake Appalachia LLC to spend estimated $6.5 million to restore areas damaged by natural gas extraction activities
12/19/2013EPA Rule Provides a Clear Pathway for Using Carbon Capture and Sequestration Technologies
12/19/2013Following Fatal Blast, Metal Recycler Required to Invest in Modern Technology and Company-Wide Protections to Prevent Future Accidental Chemical Releases
12/17/2013EPA Releases Chemical Screening Data on 1,800 Chemicals/Agency improves access to chemical data and announces ToxCast Data Challenges
12/12/2013Fuel Economy of New Vehicles Sets Record High /
Fuel Economy Gains to Continue Under President Obama’s Clean Car Programs
12/11/2013EPA Holds Bi- Monthly IRIS Public Meeting
12/11/2013EPA Program Seeks to Improve Air Quality in Port Communities / $4 Million Grant Program to Clean Older Diesel Engines at Ports
12/11/2013EPA Honors Winners of the 2013 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
12/11/2013EPA Adds Nine Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List / Agency also proposes to add an additional eight sites
12/11/2013EPA Seeks Environmental Education Grant Applications
12/09/2013Applications Open for Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators

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