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Pollution Prevention and Environmental Management System Training: April 28-29, 2015

Jeffrey J. Burke, the Executive Director of the National Pollution Prevention Roundtable (NPPR), will present two days of training on pollution prevention (P2) and environmental management systems (EMS) April 28 -29 at the Butler Center for Arkansas Studies, Room 124, 401 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock. The training is part of a partnership between the NPPR, the Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ), and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. The training runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day and has a pre-registration fee of $20. The fee covers both days. Lunch is on your own…

Hazardous Waste Management & Pollution Prevention Workshops Set

ADEQ is presenting six free 90-minute workshops on the proper storage and management of hazardous waste, the proper storage of universal waste, and basic best management practices to prevent pollution, reduce waste and energy, and operate more efficiently. The workshops will be held around the state between March and August...

Go RED! Diesel Retrofit Funding Available

Diesel emissions result in increased nitrogen oxides, particulate matter, carbon monoxide and hydrocarbons in the air. These compounds can cause serious health concerns especially for children, the elderly and people with respiratory problems...

Air Monitoring at Georgia-Pacific

Georgia-Pacific, in cooperation with Region 6 of the EPA, ADEQ, and ADH is voluntarily conducting an ambient air monitoring assessment for hydrogen sulfide in Crossett...

The City of Fayetteville was named the 2015 winner of the Arkansas Environmental Stewardship Award on April 24 after the monthly meeting of the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission at ADEQ’s headquarters in North Little Rock.

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