October 16, 2013 Students Develop Key Learning Skills While Considering Ohio’s Transportation Future
This fall, middle school students from across the nation are being challenged to design transportation solutions for the future in the 2013/2014 National Engineer’s Week Future City Competition. Ohio students and professional mentors are encouraged to participate. The registration deadline is Oct. 31, 2013.
September 23, 2013 Ohio EPA Partners With Keep Ohio Beautiful
Ohio EPA will provide a $150,000 grant and partner with Keep Ohio Beautiful (KOB) to help enforce anti-littering laws, educate the public and stimulate collection and containment of litter.
September 19, 2013 Ohio EPA Accepting Applications for 2014 Recycling and Litter Prevention Grants
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for various recycling and litter prevention grants and will host an informational meeting on the 2014 grant application process on Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.
September 10, 2013 Ohio EPA Accepting Nominees for Environmental Excellence Award
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for the new gold-level award in its environmental recognition program.
August 29, 2013 Ohio EPA Loan Program Goes Above $1 Billion Mark
Ohio EPA recently reached a landmark point in its Water Supply Revolving Loan Account (WSRLA) program when loans awarded passed the $1 billion mark.
August 25, 2013 Ohio EPA, The Environmental Education Council of Ohio and The Ohio State University Partner to Launch Career Recruiting Network
Ohio high school students will have new opportunities to explore careers in environmental science and engineering, thanks to a three-way partnership between Ohio EPA, the Environmental Education Council of Ohio (EECO) and The Ohio State University School of Environment and Natural Resources.
August 8, 2013 Ohio EPA Requests Nominations to Finance 2014 Wastewater Projects
Communities seeking help to fund wastewater infrastructure projects for 2014 need to respond by Aug. 30, 2013, for assistance under the Water Pollution Control Loan Fund (WPCLF).
August 8, 2013 Ohio EPA Selects Environmental Scholarship Winners
Seven environmental science and engineering students were selected to receive a scholarship from Ohio EPA’s Environmental Education Fund.
July 12, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $4,230 Environmental Education Mini Grant to the Ohio Corn Marketing Program
Ohio EPA has awarded $4,320 to the Ohio Corn Marketing Program to fund a two-day summer workshop to teach "Feeding the World: Sustainable Practices in Agriculture and Water Quality."
July 12, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant to the Heartland Outdoor School
Ohio EPA has awarded $5,000 to the Heartland Outdoor School to fund a program and equipment to teach stream monitoring to pre-kindergarten to high school students.
July 12, 2013 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Mini Grant to Project Learning Tree - Ohio
Ohio EPA has awarded $5,000 to Project Learning Tree to fund six workshops about forest community issues.
July 1, 2013 Ohio EPA Drafts Rules To Allow Air Curtain Burners
Ohio EPA has drafted rules that would establish requirements allowing the use of air curtain burners for open burning of land clearing wastes.
June 27, 2013 Ohio EPA Proposes 2014 Drinking Water Loan Program Plan
Ohio EPA has proposed guidelines for the intended use of loan funds to upgrade public drinking water treatment systems and is accepting comments through July 2, 2013.
June 26, 2013 Ohio EPA Updates General Permit Language to Cover Gravity Sewer Extensions
Ohio EPA plans to issue a statewide general permit to cover certain new sanitary sewer extensions and will take public comments on the draft until July 15, 2013.
May 24, 2013 Ohio EPA Aligns Asbestos Rules with Federal Definition
Ohio EPA has proposed rule changes governing the state’s asbestos emissions control program and will hold a public hearing to accept comments on Friday, June 7, 2013.