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05/24/2011Three Mass. Small Businesses Get EPA Funding to Develop Environmental Technologies
05/24/2011EPA Funds 10 Small Businesses to Develop Environmental Technologies
05/17/2011EPA Announces 2nd Southeastern Symposium on Sustainable Environmental Practices at College and Universities
05/15/2011Mystic River Water Quality Score Downgraded to D-
Despite ongoing efforts, analysis shows more work needed
05/13/2011EPA Recognizes Environmental Innovation at Science Competition for High School Students /
Param Jaggi Wins Patrick H. Hurd Sustainability Award
04/15/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/12/2011APRIL 16-17: Join EPA for Earth Day on the National Mall
04/11/2011EPA Announces Plan of Action to Address Four IRIS Assessments
03/10/2011EPA seeks public input on presidential order to review federal regulations
03/10/2011New Robot System to Test 10,000 Chemicals for Toxicity
03/07/2011EPA Awards $32 Million to Understand Health Impacts of Air Pollution
02/17/2011EPA Awards $5.5 Million to Support Nanotechnology Research / Research to help determine whether health risks exist
02/15/2011EPA Assistant Administrator Paul Anastas to Speak at State of Green Business Forum
02/14/2011EPA’s FY 2012 Budget Proposal Reflects Tough Choices Needed for the Nation’s Fiscal Health
02/10/2011EPA Hosts Conference on Advancing the Next Generation of Risk Assessment
02/08/2011EPA Submits Draft Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan to Independent Scientists for Review / The draft plan is open to public comment
02/07/2011EPA plans scientific assessment of Bristol Bay watershed
01/24/2011EPA Takes Step to Improve Lake Champlain Water Quality
01/18/2011Administrator Jackson, SBA Administrator Mills Announce Launch of Water Technology Innovation Cluster / Smart environmental protection creates jobs
01/13/2011EPA Among Sponsors of ScienceOnline2011
01/11/2011EPA Awards $7 Million to Study Effects of Pollution Exposures and Social Stressors on Communities / Research grants aim to gather comprehensive community wide data on human health impacts
12/02/2010EPA Marks 40th Anniversary
11/30/2010EPA Administrator and NAS President Recognize EPA 40th Anniversary, Announce Groundbreaking National Research Council Study
11/30/2010EPA Screens 1,000 Chemicals Using ToxCast
11/29/2010Nov. 30 Science Class in Kansas City, Kan., to Kick Off EPA’s 40 Years Protecting Communities
11/23/2010MONDAY: Administrator Jackson to Kick Off EPA at 40 Commemoration / Weeklong series of events to highlight EPA’s 40 years protecting American communities
11/23/2010EPA Supported Research Finds Higher Incidence of West Nile Virus in Low-Income Neighborhoods
11/18/2010Oregon’s Bear Creek Cleaner Thanks to Watershed-Wide Projects
11/15/2010EPA Signs Agreement with Southampton Hospital to Enhance its Environmental Practices
11/12/2010EPA Releases Reports on Dioxin Emitted During Deepwater Horizon BP Spill/Reports find levels of dioxins created during controlled burns were below levels of concern
10/22/2010EPA to Participate in USA Science and Engineering Festival / Encouraging the interest of our nation’s youth in science, technology, engineering and math
10/01/2010MEDIA ADVISORY: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Assistant Administrator of the Office of Research and Development, Paul Anastas, Delivers the Fifth Borlaug Lecture at N.C. State University
10/01/2010Hot New England Summer Meant More Smog Days, but Long-Term Trend is toward Cleaner Air
09/28/2010EPA Helps to Launch Science and Engineering Festival Tomorrow
09/14/2010EPA Awards Grants for Students to Design Sustainable Technologies to Help Environment and Economy
09/09/2010EPA Formally Requests Information From Companies About Chemicals Used in Natural Gas Extraction / Information on hydraulic fracturing chemicals is key to agency study of potential impacts on drinking water
08/31/2010EPA’s Public Meeting on Hydraulic Fracturing Study to Take Place in Binghamton, New York; Meeting Scheduled for September 13 and 15 at the Broome County Forum Theater
08/05/2010EPA Develops Innovative Software to Secure Nation’s Water Supply / Canary software enhances detection of hazardous contaminants in drinking water systems
08/03/2010EPA Administrator Highlights Importance of Agency’s Science Laboratory in New Jersey; Announces new resources for national Environmental Response Team lab facilities
08/03/2010PRESS ADVISORY -- TODAY: EPA Administrator to Tour Agency's Environmental Laboratory in Edison, NJ
07/19/2010EPA and Other Federal Agencies Collaborate to Improve Chemical Screening
07/09/2010Media Advisory: EPA to Host Public Meeting on National Hydraulic Fracturing Study in Denver on July 13
07/08/2010EPA Launches a Collaborative Web Site for Integrated Environmental Modeling
06/18/2010EPA Announces a Schedule of Public Meetings on Hydraulic Fracturing Research Study; August 12 Meeting to be Held in Binghamton, N.Y.
06/18/2010EPA Seeks Public Comment on Strategic Plan to Move Forward on Agency Priorities: Draft plan will help advance Administrator Jackson’s seven priorities
06/18/2010EPA Announces a Schedule of Public Meetings on Hydraulic Fracturing Research Study
06/18/2010 Free Public Open House on EPA’s Ocean Research Vessel - Boston on Sunday, June 27, 11AM – 4PM
06/15/2010EPA Places Four IRIS Assessments on Hold Pending Review
06/01/2010EPA Releases Draft Formaldehyde Assessment Report for Peer Review and Public Comment
05/21/2010EPA Releases Draft Dioxin Report for Peer Review and Public Comment
05/20/2010EPA Holds Seminar on Air Pollution and Cardiovascular Disease
05/13/2010Pharmaceutical Companies Provide EPA 100 Drugs to Help Predict Toxicity
05/12/2010Bozeman, Mont. firm receives $345K for carbon dioxide monitoring technology
05/12/2010Wheat Ridge, Colo. firm receives $345K for hydrogen peroxide production technology
05/12/2010TODAY: Dispersant Subject Matter Experts to Hold Press Conference Call
05/11/2010EPA Awards Small Businesses to Develop New Environmental Technologies
04/30/2010Administrator Jackson Tours Areas Potentially Impacted by BP Spill
04/30/2010EPA Establishes Web site on BP Oil Spill / EPA launches site to inform the public about health, environmental impacts of spill
04/29/2010EPA Opens Access to Chemical Information/Searchable database on chemical hazard, exposure and toxicity data now available
04/29/2010 Grants to Develop Green Technology Go to 5 Massachusetts Companies
04/28/2010Three Universities in the Southeast win U.S EPA’s People, Prosperity and the Planet competition
04/26/2010EPA Awards More Than $1 Million to College Teams for Environmental Innovation / Students encouraged to develop technological and scientific solutions to protect human health and the environment
04/26/2010EPA and NASA Administrators to Extend Environmental and Earth Science Agreement / Agencies to help grow America’s next generation of scientists
04/23/2010MONDAY: EPA, NASA Administrators to Discuss Science, Engineering Education at Howard University
04/22/2010April 24 and 25: EPA Celebrates 40th Earth Day with Events on the National Mall
04/12/2010EPA to host Decontamination Research and Development Conference
04/06/2010U.S. EPA, UC Riverside, to engage students in agency’s green agenda through a new partnership
04/06/2010Smart Polymers Research Corporation in Belleair Beach, FL Awarded $70,000 for Biothreat Sensor research
04/05/2010$66,890 Awarded to Interdisciplinary Design Collaborative LLC, of Rolla, Mo., to Study Energy Systems in Homes
04/05/2010$69,971 Awarded to AlburtyLab, Inc., of Drexel, Mo., to Improve Drinking Water Monitoring Technology
04/05/2010EPA Awards $2 Million to Small Businesses to Develop Ground-Breaking Technologies
03/24/2010EPA Releases Public Database on Risk Assessments
03/18/2010EPA Initiates Hydraulic Fracturing Study: Agency seeks input from Science Advisory Board
03/01/2010EPA Administrator Jackson to Address the National Press Club / Jackson to discuss EPA’s accomplishments and proposals for 2010
02/11/2010EPA Provides Money to Help Find More Answers for Paterson, NJ Community
02/01/2010EPA’s Budget Proposal Seeks Efficiencies, Increased Environmental Protection: Budget proposal aligned with Administrator Jackson’s key priorities
02/01/2010TODAY: Press Conference Call with Administrator Jackson to Discuss EPA’s FY 2011 Budget
01/06/2010EPA Providing Half a Million Dollars for Innovative Pollution Prevention and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Projects
12/02/2009Clemson University Awarded EPA Grant to Research Potential Drinking Water Contamination From Carbon Sequestration
11/12/2009EPA, NIEHS and NIOSH Showcase Environmental and Occupational Justice Research Efforts; Special online supplement to American Journal of Public Health: a resource for the public and policy makers
10/28/2009EPA's New Green Parking Lot Allows Scientists to Study Permeable Surfaces That May Help the Environment
10/27/2009EPA Releases Guide to Help Scientists Understand Children’s Exposure to Pollutants
10/27/2009Federal Agencies to Discuss Best Ways to Prioritize, Evaluate Scientific Research
10/14/2009Sustainable Design Awards Granted to Four New York College Teams
10/01/2009Scientists, Medical Professionals and Policymakers Join Forces to Protect Children from Environmental Threats
09/30/2009EPA Awards Virgin Islands $4 Million in Recovery Act Funds for Water Infrastructure Projects to Boost Economy, Create Jobs and Protect Public Health
09/29/2009EPA Announces Research Strategy to Study Nanomaterials
09/17/2009EPA Concludes Water Quality Monitoring Study of New York Bight and Northeast Coastal Waters from Ocean-Going Vessel
09/16/2009EPA Awards Over $82,000 to Oklahoma State University
09/03/2009EPA’s Ocean Research Vessel Visits Narragansett, R.I. on Labor Day - Free Public “Open House” on Monday, Sept. 7, 10AM – 3PM
08/26/2009Free Public Open Ship Event in New London, Thurs. Aug. 27
07/30/2009Follow EPA’s Ocean Research Vessel Tweet its Way up the New England Coast
07/23/2009EPA Grant to University of Chicago for Research on Food Allergy Triggers
07/07/2009EPA, University of Michigan to Research
Health Effects of Roadway Pollution on Children
06/09/2009Green Infrastructure Projects Promise Environmental Results in Ipswich River Watershed
05/28/2009Scientists Convene to Discuss New Method to Study How Toxic Chemicals Impact Human Health
05/26/2009EPA Administrator Pledges Strong Federal Cleanup Presence at Dow Dioxin Site in Michigan and Accelerated Assessment of Dioxins’ Human Health Impacts
05/21/2009EPA Announces New IRIS Assessment Development Process
05/18/2009Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Testify on EPA’s 2010 Budget Proposal
05/07/2009EPA Budget Aims to Create Jobs, Protect Human Health and the Environment

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