Archived News & Events

On June 8, 2023, EPA announced another action to protect public health under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), proposing a ban on most uses of perchloroethylene (PCE), a chemical known to cause serious health risks such as neurotoxicity and cancer. Read More

This rule finalizes Federal Implementation Plan (FIP) requirements to address 23 states' obligations to eliminate significant contribution to nonattainment, or interference with maintenance, of the 2015 ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) in other states. Read More

On June 1, 2023, EPA issued a final rule to update confidential business information (CBI) requirements under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) that increases transparency, modernizes the reporting and review procedures for CBI, and aligns with the 2016 amendments to TSCA. Read More

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced another action to protect public health under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA), proposing a ban on most uses of perchloroethylene (PCE), a chemical known to cause serious health risks such as neurotoxicity and cancer. Read More

The next U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Advocacy Environmental Roundtable will meet virtually to discuss EPA’s Proposed Risk Management of Methylene Chloride under TSCA, beginning at 10 a.m. on June 21, 2023. The meeting will be held using the Microsoft Teams platform. Read More

EDA is now accepting applications through the FY2023 Disaster Supplemental Funding Notice of Funding Opportunity. The awards are designed to support those regions impacted by Hurricanes Ian and Fiona, wildfires, flooding and other natural disasters (2021-2022).  Read More

On March 1, 2023, the Biden-Harris Administration is making $250 million available to develop innovative strategies to cut climate pollution and build clean energy economies. Read More