Category Archives: EPA Regulations

Latest news and information directly from the EPA related to new or updated regulations.

EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance Programs Finds Success with the Lean Management System

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) 11/16/2020 Contact Information:  WASHINGTON (November 16, 2020) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced today that it has implemented the EPA Lean Management System (ELMS) to 83% of the agency across the United States. EPA’s Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) has been a leader…
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EPA at 50: Celebrating a Legacy of Enforcement and Compliance Achievements

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA)11/10/2020Contact Information: WASHINGTON (November 10, 2020) — This month, as part of its 50th anniversary commemoration, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Office of Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) is highlighting the historic contributions of its programs.   “Over its 50-year history, EPA’s enforcement and compliance work has played an integral and important…
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EPA Enforcement Actions Help Protect Vulnerable Communities from Lead-Based Paint Health Hazards – 2020

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) 10/29/2020 Contact Information:  WASHINGTON (October 29, 2020) — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today highlighted 89 of its federal enforcement actions from October 2019 through September 2020 to ensure that entities such as renovation contractors, landlords and realtors comply with rules that protect the public from…
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COLORADO SPRINGS AGREES TO IMPROVE STORMWATER MANAGEMENT IN SETTLEMENT WITH THE UNITED STATES

News Releases from Headquarters›Enforcement and Compliance Assurance (OECA) 10/29/2020 Contact Information:  WASHINGTON (October 29, 2020) — The U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today announced a settlement with the City of Colorado Springs, Colorado, to resolve violations of the Clean Water Act with respect to the City’s storm sewer system. The…
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