August 20, 2014 Ohio EPA Director Visits Frito-Lay To Recognize Staff for Environmental Excellence
Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler visited Frito-Lay in Wooster today to recognize the company for its continuing effort in environmental stewardship.
June 26, 2014 Ohio EPA, SWACO Help Put More Green in German Village Haus und Garten Tour
Ohio EPA and the Solid Waste Authority of Central Ohio (SWACO) have worked with the German Village Society to improve recycling opportunities at its Haus und Garten Tour, June 29, 2014. Experts from both agencies will be reviewing this year’s event and seeking suggestions about how to make future tours come even closer to zero-waste, sustainable events.
June 10, 2014 Officials to Focus on New High Street Glass Recycling Program
An Ohio EPA recycling grant focused on glass recovery from businesses on High Street is paying dividends for the city of Columbus.
May 14, 2014 Ohio EPA Recognizes Six Companies with Environmental Excellence Awards
Ohio EPA has awarded six companies with the 2014 Encouraging Environmental Excellence (Ɛ3) Silver Awards.
May 13, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards Nearly $500,000 for 2014 Litter Cleanup and Tire Amnesty Projects
Ohio EPA is awarding nearly $500,000 in grant funding to 40 communities to support and implement litter cleanups and tire amnesty programs.
May 13, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards Recycling Market Development Grants
Ohio EPA has awarded $1.7 million in grants to 11 projects across Ohio for a variety of recycling projects including organics composting, electronic waste processing, plastics manufacturing and processing and projects that address other recyclables.
May 13, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards Grants For Recycling and Litter Prevention
Ohio EPA is awarding nearly $1.5 million in grant funding to help 25 communities strengthen local recycling and litter prevention efforts.
May 13, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards Grants to Address Scrap Tire Processing and Market Development
To improve markets for scrap tires across the state, Ohio EPA has awarded $600,000 to fund two market development projects.
April 22, 2014 Ohio EPA Director Presents First Gold Level Environmental Excellence Award to Crown Equipment
Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler visited Crown Equipment Corporation’s New Knoxville plant to recognize it for setting the highest standard of environmental stewardship. He presented the company with the first-ever, gold-level award in Ohio EPA’s Encouraging Environmental Excellence (Ɛ3) program.
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.
May 22, 2013 Ohio EPA Recognizes Six Companies with Environmental Excellence Awards
Ohio EPA has identified the first six silver award recipients for Encouraging Environmental Excellence (εз), a new program to recognize organizations committed to environmental excellence at all levels.
April 30, 2013 Ohio EPA Accepting Nominees for Environmental Excellence Recognition
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for the Silver Level Award in its environmental recognition program.
November 19, 2012 Ohio EPA Recognizes Five Companies With Environmental Excellence Awards
Ohio EPA has identified the first award recipients for Encouraging Environmental Excellence (Ɛ3), a new program to recognize organizations committed to environmental excellence at all levels.
April 3, 2012 Ohio EPA Accepting Applications for Environmental Recognition Program
Ohio EPA is accepting applications for its new program that recognizes those committed to environmental excellence.
March 15, 2012 Ohio EPA Will Help Industries with Safer Chemistry Challenge
Ohio EPA is partnering with Ohio industries for the 2025 Safer Chemistry Challenge Program (SCCP), a new voluntary initiative of the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable, with a goal to reduce the use of selected chemicals by 25 percent by 2025.