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Since the '90s, EPA R4 has worked with Florida and others to reduce pollution in the Everglades, and determine how… https://t.co/hha81oBZ9y
Retweeted by U.S. EPAJosé G. Rodriguez earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Texas A&I University in Kingsville. He u… https://t.co/gsAtgO6C6j
Retweeted by U.S. EPA#EPAp3 @uofcincy is developing a sawdust that can selectively remove Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substance (PFAS) from… https://t.co/TykdoqfNaW
Retweeted by U.S. EPARegulating PFOA & PFAS in America’s drinking water is key to protecting public health as part of the PFAS Action Pl… https://t.co/5w4yKj7aDV#ICYMI Yesterday's preliminary determinations mark a key milestone in EPA’s extensive efforts under the #PFAS Actio… https://t.co/w2kd42UIYg
2/21
2020
Today is National Love Your Pet Day! 🐶🐱🐰 #DYK that #EPA Safer Choice-certified products are tested for safe use at… https://t.co/6M42CBiOcx
Retweeted by U.S. EPAWe're working with partners to protect the health of people and their pets through research, technology, and the Na… https://t.co/5U9udqJfaF#DYK the 1972 Clean Water Act Amendments funded the construction of sewage treatment plants under the construction… https://t.co/8tiSBqwOxB
2/20
2020
WIIN grant funding is the latest effort to enable communities to reduce lead exposure. There is $40 million availab… https://t.co/uX5RQuxPu8Today, we announced the availability of approximately $40 million to assist disadvantaged communities and schools w… https://t.co/5dKjRCcsTrThis common-sense policy is a result of a collaborative effort with the @PETA and is one of the first steps we’ve t… https://t.co/u7HJWikUWc
Retweeted by U.S. EPAWe are working in partnership with states, local communities and drinking water systems to ensure safe drinking wat… https://t.co/NkoUix7kG0
Retweeted by U.S. EPA#WIFIA closing! Our $40 million WIFIA loan closing with Toho Water Authority will help rehabilitate a sewer system… https://t.co/NWkKTclTkM
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2/19
2020
Are you in the battery recycling industry? Do you ship shipping batteries for recycling? This webinar is for you to… https://t.co/rbmgfBgpk2
Retweeted by U.S. EPAIt’s National Battery Day. Batteries allow us to live a wireless life. Make sure to properly recycle them at their… https://t.co/HhG6p5qMup
Retweeted by U.S. EPAThis week we are celebrating drinking water progress. Before EPA began implementing SDWA, more than 40% of our nati… https://t.co/ttcaL4mb7oIn 2012, the GLWQA was updated to enhance water quality programs that ensure the “chemical, physical, and biologica… https://t.co/YQnbM7PV2EThis law required EPA to establish water quality criteria for the Great Lakes addressing 29 toxic pollutants with m… https://t.co/TFONJG7f8K#EPAat50 Title I of the Great Lakes Critical Programs Act of 1990 put into place parts of the Great Lakes Water Qua… https://t.co/ecydG3uW8S
2/18
2020
EPA joins the nation this #PresidentsDay in celebrating all our presidents past and future. https://t.co/3xGE3SLe2Q
2/17
2020
U.S. EPA facilitates community workshop in Shamokin, PA’s Opportunity Zone to support new development, address envi… https://t.co/Q2gQUVS04hEPA's 7th administrator, William K. Reilly (1989-1993) celebrating EPA's 20th Anniversary. Reilly was an instrumen… https://t.co/eAmfyZtk5J
2/13
2020
More than $50 million in #DWSRF and $64 million in #CWSRF grant funding is newly available to support drinking wate… https://t.co/UhPbhY28y4The Federal School Safety Clearinghouse has launched at https://t.co/zIOHhGShC3 in an effort to make our schools sa… https://t.co/zQhJVrvpPJ
Retweeted by U.S. EPAAn investment in water infrastructure is an investment in our communities. New #CWSRF and #DWSRF federal grant fund… https://t.co/CoU22eOdeMEPA announced new funding of $2.6B in grants to help states, tribes and territories improve surface water and drink… https://t.co/RhXr0bDkMdThe latest Toxics Release Inventory National Analysis data show that we can have both economic progress and environ… https://t.co/6H7bLqHEmZ
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2/12
2020
In the early 1970s, more than 40% of our nation’s drinking water systems failed to meet even the most basic health… https://t.co/EH6k0JVoSpWe are proud that EPA and 7 parties have agreed to a faster and more comprehensive cleanup plan for the… https://t.co/i5pbEIlkqV
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2/11
2020
Our Nonpoint Source Program and 319 Grants are key resources for restoring and protecting our nation's waters. Find… https://t.co/6x7aRyWQGp
Retweeted by U.S. EPAWe are proud of the significant progress made in protecting and restoring our nation’s surface waters to improve th… https://t.co/gvJ3CqB2hU
2/10
2020
#OTD in 1985, Lee M. Thomas was sworn in as EPA's sixth administrator. Under his leadership, the U.S. signed the M… https://t.co/nLg5qWKxPtThe Seattle Boat Show “Dogs on Deck Day” was a great time for EPA & @PacNW_PPRC & the Clean Boating Foundation to t… https://t.co/HWuPjMqlMk
Retweeted by U.S. EPAIt’s #WearRedDay and our researchers are wearing red to raise awareness of heart disease and how their work support… https://t.co/5wVyj2k32x
Retweeted by U.S. EPACheck out our 2019 WIFIA Annual Report! As of this week, we have closed 15 #WIFIA loans totaling over $3.5 billion… https://t.co/qcNYRHK42tEPA is a proud partner in @MillionHeartsUS and we join @nih_nhlbi in wearing red to raise awareness of heart diseas… https://t.co/op0VpydedmHeart disease is the leading cause of death in the U.S., and EPA remains dedicated to protecting human health and t… https://t.co/npEYgCStIb
2/7
2020
EPA's 2019 Year in Review Highlighting Agency Accomplishments and Environmental Progress is out! Read the highlight… https://t.co/VoDHN5DchF
2/6
2020
We are making a difference in Detroit! We signed a $2.5M agreement to design a project to clean up sediment in the… https://t.co/Lt1jMWQtt0
Retweeted by U.S. EPAIn Racine, Wisconsin, EPA’s job-training grants give residents an opportunity to gain the skills and certifications… https://t.co/yrtNZ0ggUY
Retweeted by U.S. EPAEPA is helping turn contaminated sites into community assets in Ohio. We selected the Richland County Land Reutiliz… https://t.co/F2N6dCHtXn
Retweeted by U.S. EPAEPA also provided over $1.3 mill to PADEP’s Land Recycling Program, resulting in 116 assessments, 15 cleanups, and… https://t.co/xeegr5ZkMhBetween 2017-19, EPA provided $9.7 million in #Brownfields grant funding to 26 PA communities to support planning,… https://t.co/Pztj88fDqBFunding provided to @MACCHE_DC helped remove approx. 700 lbs of outdated and potentially dangerous chemicals from t… https://t.co/xobMvqSLOIThe Peters Cartridge #Superfund site in Ohio is a perfect example of EPA making a difference. The former ammunition… https://t.co/Wlkbbqm27z
2/5
2020
ICYMI: EPA administrator details sensible water rules, efforts to curb pollution https://t.co/msCES9vD50In honor of EPA’s 50th we are celebrating progress that’s been made in protecting America’s waters. This week we wi… https://t.co/Tp1MkEYELG
2/3
2020
As we begin African American History Month we honor Lisa P. Jackson, the first African-American EPA Administrator.… https://t.co/y9EDxhfgeu
2/1
2020
Our Building Blocks program delivered a workshop in @CityofGreenBay this week. The goal is to identify policies to… https://t.co/LXltTbVb20On January 31, 1975, EPA announces its proposal to the Federal Aviation Administration to quiet jet planes. EPA had… https://t.co/3RPE1T78gMAs part of his mission to Brazil, @EPAAWheeler met with senior officials from Brazil’s National Water Agency to rev… https://t.co/gGzQ2lRfCJ
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1/31
2020
🇧🇷 🇺🇸   Ministro @rsallesmma e o administrador da Agência de Proteção Ambiental dos Estados Unidos, @EPAAWheeler, … https://t.co/6NPhbQUCVV
Retweeted by U.S. EPAThank you @MayorGallego! Regional Administrator Stoker was happy to join you and @CityofPhoenixAZ partners to celeb… https://t.co/VK1YjqGBuR
Retweeted by U.S. EPA.@EPAAWheeler is in Brazil to advance cooperation with Brazil’s Ministry of Environment and other stakeholders. Top… https://t.co/OxnomlaHUK
Retweeted by U.S. EPAOn January 30, 2004, EPA creates the Clean School Bus USA program, reducing children's exposure to diesel emissions… https://t.co/SFhQ3ujFng
1/30
2020
We awarded $2.2M in grants to @AlaskaDEED @IdahoDEQ @IdahoDEQ @ORDeptEd & @WADeptHealth for #drinkingwater #leadhttps://t.co/4WWucWweBg
Retweeted by U.S. EPAWasted food wastes water, energy, land and other resources used to make the food. When we toss food in the trash, w… https://t.co/e6uhXRQvhJ
Retweeted by U.S. EPAOn January 29, 1996, EPA finalizes a 25-year mission to remove lead from gasoline. Administrator Browner called it … https://t.co/OLacx10xe9The new #NWPR protects the nation’s navigable waters while rebalancing the relationship between the federal governm… https://t.co/i8m9NLTmnL
Retweeted by U.S. EPAToday RA Kurt Thiede announced a new Great Lakes agreement with @MayorOfMKE, @WDNR and other partners: “This collab… https://t.co/wqRK64Lcbi
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1/29
2020
♻️ Composting is a great way to reduce food waste, whether it’s for businesses & communities:… https://t.co/c54rt2DOtQ
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1/28
2020
Public comments are being accepted now until February 3, 2020 on @EPA’s proposal to add certain per- and polyfluoro… https://t.co/6BabKg9HR8
Retweeted by U.S. EPAToday, EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler swore in Sean O'Donnell as EPA's Inspector General. Sean was confirmed by t… https://t.co/XnpGrUoTfv#ICYMI: EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler on #NWPR, “Trump administration’s #WOTUS definition ends decades of confus… https://t.co/0ctEmjSdNJToday we remember the millions of victims of the Holocaust, and celebrate a story of survival & resilience, that of… https://t.co/PzbfhEwhES
Retweeted by U.S. EPAThis past year, I had the great honor of moving the eternal flame at Yad Vashem in remembrance of the 6 million Jew… https://t.co/3HLvSQplmP
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1/27
2020
Building a new home? Healthier radon-resistant construction techniques can prevent radon gas in the home.… https://t.co/uJcr0ocFkhAt today's annual Idaho Potato Conference and Ag Expo, EPA Regional Administrator Chris Hladick and Army Corps of E… https://t.co/qv9irSxzY6
Retweeted by U.S. EPAToday our RA Pete Lopez joined the @NYFarmBureau at Emmi Farms to announce the #NWPR which clarifies where federal… https://t.co/XkfyPjX4iI
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1/24
2020
On this day in 2009, Lisa P. Jackson is sworn in as EPA's 12th Administrator. She made it her priority to improve a… https://t.co/LEQ7M8XPX7Today at @NAHB, I along with @asacivilworks was proud to unveil the new Navigable Waters Protection Rule (#NWPR) im… https://t.co/sjOd9tRNur
Retweeted by U.S. EPA.@SecretarySonny today praised @EPA for defining the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule with the Navigable Wa… https://t.co/EL3veexZLv
Retweeted by U.S. EPAThe new #NWPR provides clarity, predictability, & consistency so that regulators & the public can understand where… https://t.co/qBzcWKi9lj
Retweeted by U.S. EPAThe #NWPR respects where federal regulations apply, giving states and tribes more flexibility to determine how to b… https://t.co/Z6eCs2CiBT#EPA Regional Administrator Cosmo Servidio and Representative Glenn Thompson (PA-15) celebrate the Navigable Waters… https://t.co/InpGuKPaW9
Retweeted by U.S. EPAToday, EPA & @ASACivilWorks released the Navigable Waters Protection Rule (#NWPR) that provides a final, new defini… https://t.co/fxkPQ5K8s6
1/23
2020
On this day in 1993, Carol M. Browner begins an 8 year term, the longest term of any EPA Administrator. Under her l… https://t.co/rOJNtlZ4v1Great to join @LasVegasSands yesterday for their food waste reduction roundtable to hear more about their sustainab… https://t.co/8agvLXSL4x
Retweeted by U.S. EPAThanks to our newest U.S. Food Loss & Waste 2030 Champions @compassgroupusa, @BrownsSuperStrs, @Wendys, @HelloFreshhttps://t.co/tTigt6cXPd
Retweeted by U.S. EPAWe are excited to announce the addition of six new 2030 Champions: Browns Superstores, @Compassgroupusa,… https://t.co/FSQEaQZIhBCutting food waste in half by 2030 will take a sustained commitment from everyone. Success requires action from the… https://t.co/aa0XxKLFca
1/22
2020
#DYK discarded food accounts for 22% of municipal solid waste? Check out EPA’s resources for reducing food waste he… https://t.co/CCYhSWT41o
1/21
2020
Today we honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. as we strive for a cleaner and healthier environment for all. #EPAat50 https://t.co/Kd49nXAJbx
1/20
2020
Deadline extended! Teachers, showcase your environmental education expertise and apply for the Presidential Innovat… https://t.co/AbauvIFdzs
1/17
2020
“Today’s sentencing sends a clear signal that EPA and its law enforcement partners are committed to enforcing envir… https://t.co/uBhk4CBzJrAdministrator Ruckelshaus sits for a radio interview with then-chairman of the newly formed Council on Environmenta… https://t.co/fE4s4xdIJtRadon kills more than 21,000 people each year and is the leading cause of cancer in non-smokers. Learn how to stop… https://t.co/resFXWpa9k
1/16
2020
@EPAregion3 Administrator Cosmo Servidio and @AgricultureDE Secretary Michael T. Scuse signed a 5-year first-of-it… https://t.co/x6dqvuemoT
Retweeted by U.S. EPAWhen EPA began in 1970, one of the top priorities was to ensure access to clean drinking water. Considerable progre… https://t.co/952SAi7txVThe end of the 1960’s brought about growing national concern over the state of the environment, prompting President… https://t.co/ZXQndRDZHSTesting for radon is easy and inexpensive. It's the only way to know your home’s radon level.… https://t.co/tr2ugqBXKv
1/15
2020
EPA remains committed to reducing lead exposures from multiple sources including: paint, water, soil contamination… https://t.co/NkxkkGN10i#OTD in 1971, Congress enacted the Lead-Based Paint Poisoning Prevention Act, restricting the use of lead-based pai… https://t.co/9fyk3NISyPToday in #NJ we took important steps to advance the Cleaner Trucks Initiative (CTI) rulemaking which establishes ne… https://t.co/K7WkAGATYk
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1/13
2020
#Alaska is often thought of as the “last frontier." This week, we are celebrating our partners removing… https://t.co/mhiKvaHcjb
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1/10
2020
EPA thanks the men and women of our criminal enforcement program who serve on the front lines to safeguard public h… https://t.co/fGGBnwx4UoIn honor of #NationalBiotechnologyMonth, EPA, @USDA, and @US_FDA have launch a unified website to provide a one-sto… https://t.co/YTvd9weNn1Nearly 1 in 15 homes have elevated levels of radon. Learn from Eddie, a lung cancer survivor.… https://t.co/xOmNIWCztK
1/9
2020
EPA is proud to recognize the inventive and forward-thinking achievements of our Electronics Challenge Award winner… https://t.co/rnpN0GeQPH
1/8
2020
Elevated radon levels are found in all homes: old, new, basement, or no basement. This #NationalRadonActionMonth, l… https://t.co/7mOUNsn59R
1/7
2020

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