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Helping communities and businesses access compliance, technical and financial assistance for their environmental needs.

Stay Connected and Get Electronic Updates from Ohio EPA

  • On  October 21, 2021 in |
  • General
  • Many Ohio EPA divisions maintain electronic lists to notify customers of upcoming changes in rules, provide opportunities to comment on proposed rules and guidance documents, deadlines on grant submittals, and training opportunities.

U.S. EPA Calls for Nominations for 2022 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards

  • On  October 21, 2021 in |
  • General
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) is now accepting nominations for the 2022 Green Chemistry Challenge Awards from companies or institutions that have developed a new green chemistry process or product that helps protect human health and the environment.

Learn the Lingo

  • On  October 21, 2021 in |
  • Learn the Lingo
  • Do environmental terms sometimes sound like a foreign language to you? If so, you’re not alone. Many businesses and communities have difficulty keeping up with the latest environmental lingo. This feature will cover some common environmental terms you may encounter.

Jerry Rouch Named Deputy Director for Infrastructure Funding

  • On  October 21, 2021 in |
  • General
  • Director Stevenson recently asked Jerry Rouch, chief of the Division of Environmental and Financial Assistance (DEFA) to serve as Deputy Director for Infrastructure Funding. In this position, Jerry will coordinate activities internally with various Ohio EPA divisions and other agencies pertaining to American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), H2Ohio, state revolving fund (SRF) programs, drinking water lead funding, and other federal infrastructure funding programs.

DEFA Summer Resource Newsletter 2021

Learn The Lingo

  • On  June 25, 2021 in |
  • Learn the Lingo
  • Do environmental terms sometimes sound like a foreign language to you? If so, you’re not alone. Many businesses and communities have difficulty keeping up with the latest environmental lingo. This feature will cover some common environmental terms you may encounter.

Publication Updates

Training Updates

Deadlines

  • On  June 25, 2021 in |
  • Deadlines
  • Ohio Diesel Mitigation Trust Fund applications and Water Resource Restoration Sponsor Program nomination period.

Do you need assistance with utility bills during the COVID-19 pandemic?

  • On  June 25, 2021 in |
  • Funding
  • Many Ohioans have struggled to make ends meet during the COVID-19 pandemic. The State of Ohio has developed a program to provide $465 million in federal funding to help low-income Ohioans who do not own their own homes pay their rent and utility bills. House Bill 167 builds on the Home Relief Grant program that the DeWine Administration created last fall with a $111 million allocation in federal coronavirus relief funding.