Archived News & Events

EPA is accepting applications on a rolling basis for $2 billion in Inflation Reduction Act funding available to support community-driven projects that build capacity for communities to tackle environmental and climate justice challenges, strengthen their climate resilience, and advance clean energy. Read More

The EPA recently announced proposed updates to the Safer Choice Standard, which identifies the requirements that products and their ingredients must meet to earn EPA's Safer Choice label or DfE logo. Read More

Materials from the EPA Grants Competition Process Webinar held in September 2023 are now available online Read More

The U.S. EPA announced the launch of the Community, Equity & Resiliency initiative, a groundbreaking effort to help communities across the nation navigate EPA’s Inflation Reduction Act investments and other new funding opportunities made possible by President Biden’s Investing in America agenda. Read More

The Small Business Environmental Assistance Program/Small Business Ombudsman National Steering Committee Awards are the States’ premier awards program for recognizing outstanding environmental leadership among small businesses and small business assistance providers. Read More

EPA announced a proposal to ban all uses of trichloroethylene (TCE), an extremely toxic chemical known to cause serious health risks including cancer, neurotoxicity, and reproductive toxicity. Read More

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is announcing the winners of the 2023 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards for new and innovative green chemistry technologies. Read More