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"Waters of the United States" Rule repealed 9/12/19 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

Campus RainWorks Challenge entries due October 15

Upcoming Webinars

Tue-Th Sep 24-26: 16th Annual Drinking Water Workshop (register for modules online)

Find 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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