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News Releases issued by the Office of Environmental Information


06/17/2014EPA Selects Six Universities to Help Find New Uses for Toxics Data
02/04/2014EPA's 2012 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Air Pollutants Continue to Decline
02/04/2014Media Advisory: EPA Training on Toxics Release Inventory Database for the Media
07/25/2013EPA Selects Eight Universities to Help Improve Public Health Data and Research
03/18/2013EPA Announces University Challenge to Find Innovative Uses for Toxics Data
01/16/2013EPA’s 2011 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Air Pollutants Continue to Decline / Total toxic chemicals increase as result of mining
01/16/2013Media Advisory: EPA Training on Toxics Release Inventory Database for the Media
07/23/2012EPA Awarded Highest Honor at Annual GIS Conference
01/05/2012EPA Releases 2010 Toxics Release Inventory National Analysis
11/08/2011EPA Announces Winners of Apps for the Environment Challenge
11/04/2011EPA Reinstates Toxics Release Inventory Reporting Requirements for Hydrogen Sulfide
10/27/2011EPA Launches Spanish Version of MyRTK Application
06/09/2011EPA Challenges Software Developers to Create App That Puts Environmental and Public Health Information at Citizens’ Fingertips
05/17/2011EPA’s National Library Network Named Federal Library/Information Center of the Year / Agency’s library network recognized as innovative and outstanding
12/16/2010EPA Analysis Shows Reduction in 2009 Toxic Chemical Releases / Agency completes analysis on chemical disposal and release
07/28/2010EPA Publishes Latest Data on Industrial and Toxics Releases in the U.S. / Data on Toxics Release Inventory available the same month it is collected
04/15/2010EPA Announces Video Contest on Rulemaking
04/07/2010EPA Seeks Citizen Participation with Open Government Plan
04/06/2010EPA Proposes Adding More Chemicals to Toxics Release Inventory List / First program chemical expansion in more than a decade
02/02/2010Improvements to Make for Easier Access to Federal Regulations
12/08/2009EPA Analysis Shows Reduction in 2008 Toxic Chemical Releases
08/18/2009EPA Makes Preliminary Toxics Release Data Available to the Public
Early release of raw data ensures open, transparent flow of information
08/03/2009eRulemaking Enhances for Access to Federal Regulations
05/29/2009New Online Forum Promotes Transparency and Openness in Government
04/21/2009EPA Administrator Reinstates Full TRI Reporting Requirements
04/16/2009EPA and Dell to Join Together to Hold eCycling Event
03/19/2009EPA Issues Latest Information on Toxic Chemical Releases
10/30/2008Missouri, New Hampshire and Rhode Island Receive Funding for Innovative Environmental Protection Strategies
09/24/20082008 Report on the Environment: Highlights of National Trends
09/10/2008EPA Releases 2007 TRI Data Using the Electronic Facility Data Release (e-FDR)
09/09/2008It's YOUR Environment and now is YOUR Web Site
04/22/2008EPA Signs MOU with The Green Grid to Enhance Energy Efficiency
04/18/2008EPA Leads the Way in Greening Information Technology
04/16/2008Recycle Old Computers and Help the Environment -
EPA's Hosts Capital Area eCycling Event
04/09/2008EPA Launches Environmental Indicators Gateway
03/28/2008Internet Reporting Now Available for All Facilities Reporting TRI Data
02/21/2008Toxic Release Data Available to the Public Earlier Than ever
08/03/2007EPA Releases the Draft of 2007 Report on the Environment: Highlights of National Trends
03/22/2007Chemical Release Data Available - EPA Sets New Early Record for Releasing Data to Communities Nationally
12/18/2006EPA Provides Incentives to Reduce Chemical Emissions and Increase Recycling Nationwide
12/08/2006EPA to Discuss Updates on Library Status
10/24/2006New Data Show Decline in Children's Exposure to Pollutants
08/16/2006New Trend Isn't a Fad But a Sea Change for Business
06/06/2006TRI Program Adopts Reporting by North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Codes
05/09/2006Facilities Earn Kudos for Environmental Leadership
04/12/2006EPA Report Shows Decrease in Toxic Chemicals Released
03/30/2006Three EPA Programs Nominated for Government 'Oscars'
02/06/2006EPA's FY 2007 Budget Reflects Efficiency, Collaboration and Sound Science
02/03/2006EPA Press Briefing for President's Budget for Fiscal Year 2007
12/02/2005EPA Celebrates the Nation's Cleaner Environment on its 35th Anniversary
11/17/2005Early Release of Reporting Year 2004 TRI Data
09/21/2005EPA Proposes Burden Reduction Rule for the Toxics Release Inventory
05/11/20052003 Toxics Release Inventory Shows Continued Decline in Chemical Releases
04/21/2005President Bush, EPA Honor Young Environmentalists from 10 States at White House
04/14/2005 60 Health Care Institutions Honored for Their Achievement in Environmental Innovation;
01/12/2005EPA Helps Local Governments Use Innovative Tools to Address Environmental Challenges
12/29/2004 First Contracts Issued for Environmentally Responsible Computer Disposal throughout Federal Government
11/03/2004Training Video to Help Health Care Providers Prevent Potential Drinking Water Health Risks
10/20/2004 Nelson Named Civilian Executive of the Year
10/13/2004Environmental Information Exchange Network Grants Awarded
08/04/2004 New Web Site Showcases International Innovative Environmental Solutions
07/14/2004 Application Deadline Nears for President's Environmental Youth Awards
06/30/2004Leading Innovators Recognized at Annual Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards
04/22/2004Students to be Recognized for Innovative Environmental Projects
01/18/2004New Web Portal Launched for Environmental Technology Opportunities
11/20/2003Tenth Anniversary of the Indian Environmental Program Highlighted at the 60th Session of the National Congress of American Indians
11/03/2003Environmental Education Grants Awarded
10/29/2003Environmental Information Exchange Grants Awarded New Network will Transform EPA Data Exchange
10/23/2003RN Prescription for an Environmentally Healthy Home
10/21/2003Presidential Environmental Youth Awards National Ceremony
10/17/2003President's Awards for Environmental Youth Projects Bestowed by EPA
09/29/2003EPA Launches Environmental Education Campaign on Hispanic Radio Network
09/26/2003New Web Site Helps Teens Learn about the Environment