March 5, 2013 Ohio EPA Announces Environmental Education Grant Process
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for environmental education grants through April 2, 2013.
February 28, 2013 Fish Consumption Advisories Updated for 2013
This year’s Ohio fish consumption advisory includes updates for several locations based on samples that were taken from five lakes and 12 streams in 2011.
February 27, 2013 Ohio EPA Taking Comments on Voluntary Action Program (VAP) Changes to the Biocriteria Rules
Ohio EPA plans to modify the biocriteria training and certification requirements for the Voluntary Action Program (VAP) and will hold a public hearing on March 4, 2013 to accept comments.
December 11, 2012 Ohio EPA Drafts Hazardous Waste Rules to Require Report Every Two Years
Ohio EPA is holding a review period for interested parties to make comments on a package of nine proposed hazardous waste rules regarding reporting requirements.
November 20, 2012 Ohio EPA Seeks Public Comments on Aurora Golf Course Funding Application
Ohio EPA recently completed an environmental assessment for a proposed project to restore a portion of the Aurora Branch of the Chagrin River on the Aurora Golf Course and restore it to a natural condition.
November 15, 2012 Ohio EPA and the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board Announce Partnership for Ohio Recycles Day
Ohio EPA and the Capitol Square Review and Advisory Board (CSRAB) today announced a new partnership to expand the recycling programs at the Ohio Statehouse.
October 23, 2012 Ohio EPA Takes Note of Environmental Improvements on its 40th Anniversary
After 40 years of dedication and hard work to help improve the environment, the state can reflect with pride on the great strides Ohio EPA has made since the Agency was formed on October 23, 1972.
October 17, 2012 Ohio EPA, Local Authorities Get Convictions on Clintonville Dumpers
The Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio and Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (Ohio EPA) jointly announce that a case involving an illegal dumping which blighted the Clintonville area Walhalla Ravine four years ago has been solved.
June 5, 2012 SENATE BILL 294: OHIO EPA OMNIBUS REGULATORY REFORM Summary & Key Provisions
To further efforts to make Ohio a leader in environmental and business assistance initiatives, Ohio EPA worked under the direction of Gov. John R. Kasich and the Ohio General Assembly to create an Ohio EPA Omnibus Bill that gives job creators and environmental leaders more common sense solutions to the issues they face. These initiatives, in addition to the Agency's day-to-day work, provide Ohio EPA customers with the efficient service they deserve.
May 8, 2012 Ohio EPA Seeks to Fund Water Improvement Projects
Approximately $3 million in federal grants for stream water quality improvement will be available through Ohio EPA. The application deadline is the close of business June 1, 2012.
February 21, 2012 Ohio EPA Goes Live With New eDocument Management System
In an effort to simplify record-keeping while creating easy public access to Ohio EPA documents, the Agency is implementing a new system to manage electronic documents more effectively and efficiently, serving as Ohio EPA’s “virtual filing cabinet.”
January 30, 2012 Ohio EPA Becoming Social
The public can learn more about environmental issues through Ohio EPA’s new Twitter account and YouTube Channel.