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10/24/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator to Give Keynote Address at Georgetown University Conference on Energy and the Environment
10/24/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator Speaking at National Congress of American Indians Annual Convention in Atlanta
10/24/2014Remarks by EPA Administrator at Georgetown University on the Economic Need to Act on Climate
10/23/2014EPA Invites Communities to Apply for Assistance to Build Resilience, Pursue Revitalization
10/23/2014EPA Proposes to Remove 72 Chemicals from Approved Pesticide Inert Ingredient List
10/23/2014FRIDAY: EPA Administrator to Give Keynote Address at Georgetown University Conference on Energy and the Environment
10/22/2014EPA Supporting Next Generation of Environmental Scientists Through 105 Fellowship Grants
10/22/2014EPA Requiring BMW to Correct Fuel Economy Labels for Four Mini Cooper Vehicles
10/21/2014EPA Launches a Voluntary Star-Rating Program to Reduce Pesticide Drift and Protect People,
Wildlife and the Environment /More stars equals greater potential for reducing spray drift
10/20/2014EPA Makes Preliminary Determination to Regulate Strontium in Drinking Water
10/17/2014EPA Releases Guidance to Improve Schools’ Indoor Air Quality and Energy Efficiency
10/16/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator and Mayor Gray to Visit DC School for Children’s Health Month
10/16/2014EPA Finds Neonicotinoid Seed Treatments of Little or No Benefit to U.S. Soybean Production
10/16/2014Offshore Oil Platform Owner to Improve Safety and Operations in Gulf of Mexico Following Unauthorized Oil Discharges / EPA and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement secure settlement in first joint judicial enforcement action under Clean Water Act and Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act
10/16/2014EPA Honors the Winners of the 19th Annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards/ Winning technologies tackle climate change and promote energy efficiency
10/15/2014EPA Announces Winning P3 Student Teams for Pioneering Projects to Solve Environmental Problems
10/15/2014TOMORROW: EPA Administrator and Mayor Gray to Visit DC School for Children’s Health Month
10/15/2014EPA Announces Rebate Program to Reduce Diesel Emissions from School Buses
10/15/2014EPA Announces Final Decision to Register Enlist Duo, Herbicide Containing 2, 4-D and Glyphosate/Risk assessment ensures protection of human health, including infants, children
10/10/2014EPA Provides Technical Assistance to Five Communities for Integrated Planning of Stormwater and Wastewater Projects
10/09/2014EPA’s WaterSense 2014 Partners of the Year Honored for Efficiency Efforts to Protect Nation’s Water Supply
10/09/2014EPA Announces $19.4 Million to Improve Water Quality, Infrastructure in Nevada
10/08/2014U.S. Fuel Economy Reaches All-Time High/Fuel economy gains for new vehicles continue under President Obama’s Clean Car Program
10/08/20141PM EDT: EPA Administrator Media Call to Release New Findings on Fuel Economy Trends
10/07/2014THURSDAY: EPA Administrator Traveling to Miami for ABA Conference and King Tide Day
10/07/2014EPA Increases Access to Chemical Information/Agency seeks input on improvements
10/07/2014EPA Honors Freight Carriers for Superior Supply Chain Efficiency
10/06/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA to Host the 2014 Vehicle Technology Showcase in Michigan Thursday
10/03/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Launches ENERGY STAR Community Service Tour
10/02/2014Students Compete to Design Green Stormwater Management Systems
10/01/2014EPA Requires Mercedes-Benz to Correct Fuel Economy Labels for Two C300 4-Matic Vehicles
09/30/2014EPA Releases Greenhouse Gas Emissions Data from Large Facilities
09/30/2014EPA Honors Manufacturers with ENERGY STAR Award / Eastman Chemical, Janssen R and D, and Merck use Combined Heat and Power systems to cut carbon pollution, save money, and combat climate change
09/29/2014ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote Speech at Water Environment Federation’s Annual Conference
09/25/2014EPA Proposes Standards to Reduce Mercury Discharges from Dental Offices
09/25/2014ADVISORY: Remarks by EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at Resources for the Future
09/24/2014EPA settles with Alaska seafood processor UniSea for chemical risk management planning violations
09/24/2014ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote Speech on the Economics of Climate Change/First of a series of addresses focused on economic opportunity, cost of inaction
09/24/2014Federal Agencies Announce 5-Year Great Lakes Restoration Action Plan
09/23/2014EPA Helping Five State Capitals Develop Green Infrastructure, Improve Climate Resiliency
09/23/2014EPA Recognizes Manufacturing, Retail Leaders in Electronics Recycling Challenge
09/23/2014EPA’s SmartWay Honors Green Freight Industry Leaders
09/22/2014EPA Encourages Homeowners to Care for Their Septic Systems During SepticSmart Week
09/22/2014EPA Announces Grant Opportunities to Reduce Diesel Emissions at Ports
09/17/2014THURSDAY: EPA Administrator to Highlight New Solar Energy Project in Washington, DC
09/16/2014EPA Adds Five, Proposes Three Hazardous Waste Sites to Superfund’s National Priorities List
09/16/2014US Settlement with Michigan Utility to Reduce Emissions at Its Coal-Fired Power Plants, Fund Projects to Benefit Environment and Communities
09/16/2014
TODAY: Acting Assistant Administrator for EPA’s Office of Air and Radiation to Hold Media Call
09/16/2014EPA Announces New Actions to Curb Potent Greenhouse Gases/ EPA GreenChill Partners Join Industry Leaders to Drive the Transition to Climate-friendly Refrigerants
09/16/2014EPA Awards 2014 Environmental Justice Collaborative Problem-Solving Cooperative Agreements
09/15/2014EPA Settles with DuPont over Violations of Federal Pesticide Laws that Led to Widespread Tree Deaths and Damage/ DuPont to pay $1,853,000 penalty to resolve alleged violations of pesticide reporting and distribution laws
09/12/2014EPA Registers New Nematicide Alternative to Restricted-Use Soil Fumigants, Including Methyl Bromide
09/09/2014EPA Reaches Agreement with Municipality of Culebra Puerto Rico to Address Water Pollution in Atlantic Ocean; Culebra Will Connect 35-40 Homes to Sewer System
09/09/2014EPA Announces Funding to Create Two New Drinking Water Innovation Centers
09/08/2014EPA Seeks Feedback from the Public on Proposed Label Options for Safer Products
09/03/2014Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Provides Funding to Target Harmful Algal Blooms in Lake Erie
09/03/2014Media Advisory: Today: EPA Administrator to Deliver Keynote Address at Barclays Energy-Power Conference Luncheon
09/03/2014US settles with Costco to cut ozone-depleting and greenhouse gas refrigerant emissions nationwide
09/02/2014Trans Energy Inc. to Restore Streams and Wetland Damaged By Natural Gas Extraction Activities in West Virginia/
Company will also pay $3 million civil penalty to resolve alleged Clean Water Act violations
08/28/2014EPA Releases Three Final Chemical Risk Assessments / Agency identifies health concern from chemical used in paint strippers
08/27/2014US Settles With DuPont to Resolve Clean Air Act Violations and Protect Communities and Kanawha River Near West Virginia Facility
08/26/2014ExxonMobil Pipeline Company to Pay Civil Penalty Under Proposed Settlement for Torbert, Louisiana Oil Spill/ Settlement Resolves Clean Water Act Violation Stemming from 2012 Spill
08/21/2014EPA Report Shows Progress in Reducing Urban Air Toxics Across the United States
08/20/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator Media Call to Release Findings on Urban Air Toxics
08/19/2014
Tahoe-Pyramid Bikeway wins prestigious EPA Green Transportation Award
08/19/2014EPA Announces Awards to College Students in National Water Quality Challenge
08/14/2014EPA Announces $11 Million in Supplemental Funds to Clean up and Redevelop Contaminated Brownfields Sites Across the Country
08/12/2014Turlock, Calif. Teacher Receives Environmental Award For Promoting Environmental Education
08/12/2014White House Council on Environmental Quality and EPA Honor Student Leaders and Exceptional Teachers with Environmental Education Awards
08/07/2014Federal Report Highlights Five Years of Progress Providing Communities with Affordable Housing, Efficient Transportation and Economic Growth
07/31/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: CEQ, EPA, GSA, and USPS Leaders to Discuss Sustainable Electronics
07/28/2014EPA to Hold Public Hearings on Clean Power Plan/ Public hearings being held in Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Denver and Washington, D.C.
07/28/2014TODAY: EPA Administrator Holding Media Call to Preview Public Hearings on Clean Power Plan
07/25/2014MONDAY: EPA Administrator Holding Media Call to Preview Public Hearings on Clean Power Plan
07/25/2014EPA Issues Policy Supporting Tribal and Indigenous Communities
07/24/2014EPA Kicks Off Third-Annual Campus RainWorks Challenge to Develop Innovative Approaches to Stormwater Management
07/24/2014EPA Seeks Comments on Potential Revisions to its Risk Management Program
07/23/2014EPA Funds Environmental Health Research for Tribal Communities
07/23/2014TODAY: US EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
07/23/2014EPA to Hold Public Hearings on Clean Power Plan/Public hearings being held in Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Denver and Washington, D.C.
07/22/2014TOMORROW: US EPA Administrator to Testify before Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
07/21/2014EPA Warning: Recharging Air Conditioners with Wrong Refrigerant Poses Injury and Fire Risks
07/17/2014EPA Introduces New Graphic to Help Consumers Make Informed Choices about Insect Repellents
07/17/2014EPA Awarding $2.1 Million to Revitalize Urban Waters
07/16/2014US Settlement with Minnesota Coal-fired Utility to Reduce Emissions, Fund Projects to Benefit Environment and Communities
07/16/2014EPA Administrator McCarthy to attend Commission on Environmental Cooperation
07/14/2014EPA Supporting Small Businesses by Advancing Sustainable and Innovative Products and Research/Twenty-one businesses receiving funding to strengthen the economy and the environment
07/11/2014MEDIA ADVISORY: EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at 85th Annual League of United Latin American Citizens National Conference
07/11/2014EPA Clean Air Act Settlements with Two Industrial Laundry Companies Minimize Emissions in New England Communities
07/10/2014More than 5,500 buildings to compete in EPA’s Fifth-Annual Energy Star Battle of the Buildings/Commercial buildings around the US are in a race to save energy and reduce greenhouse gas emissions
07/10/2014EPA Proposes to Replace and Reduce Harmful Greenhouse Gases
07/07/2014EPA Provides Tool to Help Communities Become More Flood Resilient /Smart growth approaches can help communities prepare for and recover from disaster
07/07/2014Media Call Advisory: EPA Administrator to Preview Missouri Visit with Farmers and Discussion of Efforts to Protect U.S. Waterways
07/03/2014EPA’s Tips for a Happy and Healthy Summer
07/01/2014EPA Proposes Updates to Reduce Methane, Other Harmful Pollution from New Landfills/Agency also seeks public input on potential updates to guidelines for existing landfills
06/27/2014EPA Proposes Approval of New Climate-Friendly Refrigerants / Proposal supports president’s Climate Action Plan by curbing emissions of potent greenhouse gases
06/25/2014EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy to Testify at Hearing of House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
06/25/2014US EPA Administrator to Deliver Remarks at George Mason University’s Washington Youth Summit on the Environment
06/25/2014EPA Releases Final Risk Assessment on Trichloroethylene (TCE)/ Agency begins process to address potential human health risks
06/20/2014US EPA Administrator to Participate in Discussion on Climate Protection at the US Conference of Mayors 82nd Annual Meeting

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