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EPA awards over $280,000 to the State of Arkansas to continue air pollution prevention and control program

Release Date: 05/24/2007
Contact Information: Dave Bary or Tressa Tillman at 214-665-2200 or

(Dallas, Texas – May 21, 2007) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency recently awarded $ $284,352 to the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality. The funds will allow the state to continue its air pollution prevention and control program which includes a special diesel retrofit project for Crittenden County. Expected accomplishments include maintenance of national ambient air quality standards, reduction of air toxics emissions, and reduction of ambient nitrates and sulfates.

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