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EPA Indoor Air Quality in Schools Mobile App

The School IAQ Assessment app provides you with a “one-stop shop” for accessing guidance from EPA’s IAQ Tools for Schools Action Kit with proven strategies for specifically addressing important issues such as ventilation, cleaning and maintenance, environmental asthma triggers, radon, and integrated pest management. Whether you are developing, sustaining or reinvigorating your IAQ management program, this tool will help you identify and prioritize IAQ improvements district-wide. Read More

U.S. EPA YouTube Channel

EPA’s mission is to protect health and to safeguard the natural environment upon which life depends. Since December 2, 1970, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment. Read More

EPA Climate Change Facts: Answers to Common Questions

This page answers some of the most commonly asked questions about climate change and its impacts. Read More

Tribal Brownfields and Response Programs: Respecting our Land, Revitalizing our Communities

This report highlights how tribes are using U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Brownfields Program funding to address contaminated land in Indian country and other tribal lands. It also highlights the challenges tribes face. It provides a historic overview of EPA’s Brownfields Program, as it relates to tribes, and demonstrates EPA’s commitment to the development of tribal capacity to deal effectively with contaminated lands in Indian country. The report includes examples of tribal successes to both highlight accomplishments and serve as a resource for ideas, information and reference. Read More

EPA’s Report on the Environment

A 366-page report on trends in the condition of the environment, including air, water, land, human health, and ecological conditions. Download the entire PDF at http://oaspub.epa.gov/eims/eimscomm.getfile?p_download_id=485027 (Caution: this is a very large – 30 MB – file.) Read More

Gateway to State-by-State Resource Locators

To view a resource locator for a particular state, select the state from the pull-down below and click on the desired locator. For background information, and to access all states for a given locator, select ‘all states’ from the pull-down and click on the desired locator. Read More

EPA's Regulatory Agendas & Regulatory Plans

Semiannual reports on the regulatory activities and core priorities that we will be developing or reviewing over the next year. Twice a year, a number of federal agencies combine efforts to publish a comprehensive report describing regulations currently under development or recently completed. These reports are bundled together and published as the Unified Agenda. Once a year, a Regulatory Plan is released along with the Unified Agenda. EPA contributes to each publication. Read More

Regulations.gov

Your source for all regulations (or rulemakings) issued by U.S. government agencies. The site includes regulations that are open for public comment (i.e., proposed) and closed for comment (i.e., final). It also includes other non-rulemaking documents, such as notices, supporting materials, public comments, and guidance and adjudications. Read More

State-Specific Regulatory Information

Plans, programs, and designations developed by your state, district, commonwealth, or territory as required by federal regulations (e.g., your state’s implementation plan under the Clean Air Act). Links to state-level laws, regulations, and administrative agencies. Read More

Plum Book

Library Holdings. Every four years, just after the Presidential election, the United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the Plum Book, is published, alternately, by the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs and the House Committee on Government Reform. The Plum Book is used to identify presidentially appointed positions within the Federal Government. Read More

Mission

EERL's mission is to be the best possible online collection of environmental and energy sustainability resources for community college educators and for their students. The resources are also available for practitioners and the public.

EERL & ATEEC

EERL is a product of a community college-based National Science Foundation Center, the Advanced Technology Environmental and Energy Center (ATEEC), and its partners.

Contact ATEEC 563.441.4087 or by email ateec@eicc.edu