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EPA Awards Over $700,000 to the Arkansas Department of Health

Release Date: 12/02/2009
Contact Information: Dave Bary at 214-665-2200 or r6press@epa.gov

(Dallas, Texas – December 2, 2009) The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded $735,920 to the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH). The funds will be used to ensure that Arkansas residents served by community drinking water systems receive water that meets all applicable health-based standards and that water systems comply with National Primary Drinking Water Regulations.

Additional information on EPA grants: http://www.epa.gov/region6/gandf/index.htm

More about activities in EPA Region 6: http://www.epa.gov/region6

EPA audio file is available at http://www.epa.gov/region6/6xa/podcast/dec2009.html

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