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America Recycles Day is November 15, 2019

Children and the Environment (EPA site) updated for environmental health indicators 10/29/19

Stanford University: Developing Talent for Smart Buildings

Managing Asthma in the School Environment. 9/22/19

Waters of the United States" Rule repealed. 9/12/19

University of Illinois to expand Solar Farms. 9/12/2019

Removing meat from campus menu results in savings and reduced emissions for Univ. Cambridge. 9/12/19

EPA researchers determine 3-D printer emissions may pose health risks. 9/10/19

CU Boulder replaces plastic cups with recyclable aluminum at stadiums. 9/6/19

Protect your students from fire risk by promoting September as Campus Fire Safety Month!

Does your campus have any septic systems? Sept 16-20 is Septic Smart Week.

Two companies face over $687K in penalties after employees exposed to fall hazards. 8/8/19

Over 200 U.S. Teachers and Students honored at Presidential Environmental Youth Awards Ceremony. 7/25/19

EPA lowers clearance levels for Lead Dust. 6/21/2019

University of Louisville researches the manufacture of thin solar panels by repurposing printing presses.

EPA trengthens Asbestos Regulations to Close Loophole and Protect Consumers.

Environment America publishes new report indicating 100% renewable energy from 40 colleges and universities. Download it here.

2019 Green Power Partnership lists top 30 College & University.

University of Oregon and Louisiana take first place at 7th Annual EPA Campus Rain Works Challenge.

Updated Information on State IAQ Laws and Policies now available from the Environmental Law Institute.

EPA Awards Grants to 21 Student Teams for Innovative Technology Projects. Information on campus abstracts on how these students impact planet and people.

Study Shows Possible Link Between Air Pollution and Higher Cholesterol Levels. Science journal study.

Contests & Challenges

People, Prosperity and the Planet Grant applications open 10/1 - 11/19

Harmful Algal Bloom Video Challenge due Jan 3, 2020 (for HS students in EPA Regions 7 & 8)

Environmental Education grants application now open through 1/6/2020

Upcoming Webinars

Watch Video on New Lead and Copper Rule

Thu Nov 7 2-3pm:  IPM for Stinkbugs

More Webinars

Better Buildings Initiatives from the U.S. Dept. of Energy

Small Water Systems Webinar Series from the U.S. EPA

Second Nature Webinars Business & Energy Topics

Indoor Air Quality from the U.S. EPA

Integrated Pest Management from the U.S. EPA

 

Annual Calendar of Environmental Events

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Senior Advisor

202.861.2571


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