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2009 News Releases


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12/07/2009EPA to Sponsor Alsen Environmental Health Fair
12/07/2009EPA Awards Over $900,000 to the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality
12/07/2009EPA: Greenhouse Gases Threaten Public Health and the Environment / Science overwhelmingly shows greenhouse gas concentrations at unprecedented levels due to human activity
12/07/2009EPA Awards Over $4 Million to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality
12/07/2009Administrator Jackson to Make Significant Climate Announcement
12/07/2009TODAY: Administrator Jackson to Make Significant Climate Announcement
12/04/2009$291,000 Grant to Great Bend, Kan., for Sewer Infrastructure
12/04/2009U.S. EPA Directs Bay Area Wastewater Collection Systems to Protect San Francisco Bay from Sewage Discharges
12/04/2009EPA Awards Over $1 Million to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
12/04/2009EPA Awards Over $1 Million to the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals
12/04/2009Toyota and Dow in West Virginia
Partner with EPA for Sustainable Future
12/03/2009Ashkar Elementary honored by EPA
for its superior energy efficiency
12/03/2009EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Announces Over $16 million in Recovery Act Dollars to Bolster Clean Air in Washington
12/03/2009New Online Forum Increases Public’s Access to EPA
12/03/2009Global Methane Partnership Marks Five Years of Progress
12/02/2009Statement of Lisa P. Jackson
Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Legislative Hearing on the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works
December 2, 2009
12/02/2009EPA Awards South Carolina $160,000 for Environmental Justice Projects
12/02/2009Clemson University Awarded EPA Grant to Research Potential Drinking Water Contamination From Carbon Sequestration
12/02/2009EPA Commends Corporate Leaders for Major Greenhouse Gas Reductions
12/02/2009EPA Awards Over $700,000 to the Arkansas Department of Health
12/02/2009EPA Announces Proposal to Withdraw the Emission Comparable Fuels Rule
12/01/2009P4 Production, LLC, Begins Comprehensive Mine Cleanup Planning in Southeast Idaho
12/01/2009EPA cites Bucklen Equipment for damages to the Cache la Poudre River in Greeley
12/01/2009EPA Recognizes Lancaster County Commission for Smart Growth Achievements
12/01/2009EPA Recognizes Communities for Smart Growth Achievements
12/01/2009EPA Recognizes Tempe, Ariz. for Smart Growth Achievements
12/01/2009U.S. EPA recognizes Central Coast Vineyards for Achievement in Pesticide Stewardship
12/01/2009EPA Encourages Students to Apply for Presidential Youth Awards
12/01/2009EPA to Update Public on Work to Clean up Gowanus Canal
12/01/2009December 3-4: EPA Administrator Lisa P. Jackson Headed to Seattle: First official visit to the Pacific Northwest
12/01/2009EPA Awards $147,000 to the Eight Northern Indian Pueblo Council
12/01/2009EPA reaches agreement with Sauder on clean-air violations
12/01/2009California Companies Lauded for Taking Innovative Measures to Reduce Pesticide Risk
12/01/2009EPA Notifies Industry Group on Status of Ethanol Waiver Request
12/01/2009Are You Ready for RecycleMania 2010? -
Nationwide competition pits colleges and universities
against each other for top recycling title
11/30/2009Five Companies Lauded for Reducing Pesticide Risk
11/30/2009$520,400 Grant to Wayne, Neb., for Wastewater Treatment Plant Project
11/30/2009Apartment Complex Owner Pays Fine for Failing to Warn Tenants about Lead Paint in Springfield, Mass.
11/30/2009EPA: Kalamazoo River Superfund Update Meetings Dec. 1 in Plainwell, Dec. 3 in Kalamazoo
11/30/2009EPA Administrator Jackson to Recognize Communities for Smart Growth Achievement
11/30/2009EPA Awards $30,000 to the Wyandotte Tribe
11/30/2009EPA Issues Consumer Alert: Unscrupulous Vendors Market Unapproved Flu Disinfectant Products
11/25/2009Verizon Wireless Voluntarily Discloses Environmental Violations
11/25/2009President Obama, Prime Minister Singh Pledge Increased Cooperation on Environmental, Climate Initiatives
11/25/2009EPA Grants Help New Jersey Students Explore Their Coastlines
11/25/2009EPA Awards $100,000 to the Delaware Nation
11/24/2009Kansas State University, Kansas Department of Health and Environment Receive Grants for Pollution Prevention Projects
11/24/2009University of Nebraska-Lincoln, University of Nebraska-Omaha Receive Funding Awards for Pollution Prevention Efforts
11/24/2009Easy and Effective Ways to Reduce Food Waste at Thanksgiving
11/24/2009EPA Issues Letter of Decision on Iowa Water Quality Standards
11/24/2009EPA Awards $800,000 for Environmental Justice Projects in Five States
11/24/2009U.S. EPA Awards Environmental Justice Projects in California
11/24/2009Administrator Jackson Tours Recovery Act-Funded “Green Street”
11/24/2009EPA Expands Outreach to Minority Students
11/24/2009EPA Awards Over $150,000 to the Pueblo of Pojoaque
11/23/2009Iowa Department of Natural Resources Receives Two Grants to Support Pollution Prevention in Health Care, Metal Finishing
11/23/2009University of Missouri-Columbia Receives $112,500 Grant to Provide Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance
11/23/2009U.S. Navy agrees to consider more cleanup options at Kitsap County Superfund Site
11/23/2009Recovery Act Funding to Accelerate Cleanup, Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Human Health at New Jersey Hazardous Waste Site; $25 million in Recovery Act funds added to cleanup at Imperial Oil Superfund Site
11/23/2009EPA Calls for Best Projects for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding
11/23/2009EPA to Renew Charter of Agriculture Advisory Committee
11/23/2009City of Kendrick, Idaho pays $3,500 for wastewater violations
11/23/2009Clean Air Act Violators on Northwest Indian Reservations Face EPA Fines
11/23/2009EPA Orders Puerto Rico Police Department to Improve Handling and Disposal of Confiscated Fireworks
11/23/2009EPA Issues Rule to Reduce Water Pollution from Construction Sites
11/23/2009EPA Awards $300,000 to the Texas Department of Agriculture
11/23/2009EPA Awards $65,000 to the Pueblo of Sandia
11/23/2009TUESDAY: Administrator Jackson to Attend Recovery Act “Green Street” Groundbreaking Event in Edmonston, Maryland: New environmentally responsible street will save energy, reduce water pollution to the Chesapeake
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for Maryland Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for Virginia Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for West Virginia Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for Pennsylvania Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for Delaware Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for District of Columbia Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009EPA Accepting Applications for Environmental Education Grants
11/20/2009New Trends Report: Fuel Economy Increases as CO2 Decreases
11/20/2009New Interactive Tools Show Continuing SO2 Reductions at Coal-Fired Power Plants
11/19/2009EPA Accepting Applications for Environmental Education Grant Funding
11/19/2009Bridgeport Selected as Environmental Justice Showcase Community
11/19/2009U.S. EPA Committed to Increasing Environmental Awareness in the Next Generation of Leaders
11/19/2009EPA Awards $80,000 to the Citizen Potawatomi Nation
11/19/2009EPA Awards Over $100,000 to the Peoria Tribe of Indians
11/19/2009EPA Issues Call for 2010 Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award Nominations
11/19/2009EPA Signs Memorandum of Cooperation with China to Build Capacity to Address Climate Change
11/19/2009In N.H., Timberlane School Buildings Earn Energy Star
11/19/2009U.S. EPA Calls for Green Innovators
11/19/2009EPA’s Trailblazer Award Honors Delaware’s Christiana Care Health System
11/19/2009Alaska Tribe to Benefit From Nearly $300,000 Aimed at Reducing Exposure to Toxics
11/18/2009Three Northwest Companies Fined for Violating Federal Pesticide Laws
11/18/2009EPA: No dioxin contamination in samples from Saginaw, Midland and Bay City water supply systems
11/18/2009EPA To Hold Public Meeting Regarding Perflourochemical Contamination Near Decatur, Ala.
11/18/2009EPA awards $897,225 grant to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to study effects of underground injection of carbon dioxide
11/18/2009EPA Approves No Discharge Zone Designation for South Shore Estuary Reserve
11/18/2009EPA to hold public hearing on proposed greenhouse gas tailoring rule for large facilities
11/17/2009EPA announces major investment in healthy homes for Pueblo County
11/17/2009EPA selects Salt Lake City neighborhoods as Environmental Justice Showcase Community
11/17/2009EPA Announces New Energy Star Requirements for Audio/Video Equipment
11/17/2009EPA Proposes Stronger Air Quality Standards for Sulfur Dioxide /New standard to protect millions of the nation’s most vulnerable citizens
11/17/2009Students in Grades K-12 Encouraged to Enter the 2009 President's Environmental Youth Awards Competition
11/17/2009Feedlot in Sioux County, Iowa, Agrees to Pay $25,000 Penalty for Alleged Waste Discharges into West Branch of Floyd River

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