West Monroe is going green,
Tegan Treadaway named
Assistant Secretary for Office of
Trash Free Waters Initiative - EPA
partners with the states
to alleviate trash in the nation's
Bayou Vermilion District
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation's
25th Annual Beach Sweep, TECHE project,DEQ and the St. Bernard
Paddle Club work to protect the water qualityin Bayou Teche,
Republic Services - Environmentally Friendly,
The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council refurbishes used computers and electronics, Camp Challenge - bright light in the summer
Who's Who At DEQ? DEQ On The MoveDEQ announced today that an Order to Close was issued to Harrelson Materials Management, Inc. (HMM). The order was signed by DEQ Secretary Peggy Hatch. The Order to Close requires HMM to extinguish fires and subsequently close the company's landfill on Russell Road in Shreveport.
DEQ Secretary Peggy Hatch named Tegan Treadaway assistant secretary for permits at the Department of Environmental Quality on Aug. 4. Treadaway was administrator of air permits under former Assistant Secretary Sam Phillips who left DEQ July 25.The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is offering training for permittees on the use of the NetDMR online application for the submission of discharge monitoring reports. A discharge monitoring report, known as a DMR, is a self-reporting document that is generated by permittees who have a Louisiana Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permit. The DMR contains information pertaining to water discharges into waters of the state.
Hurricanes are a fact of life -
DEQ is prepared,
Mobile Air Monitoring Lab stands
ready to deploy statewide,
DEQ Mobile Command Center stands
ready for hurricane response,
IdleAir launches innovative emissions
reduction plan through Truck Stop
Scouts in Scott take on storm drain
Mike Daniels becomes Vice Chairman,
of the Southern Environmental
DEQ offers Free Open Burning
Workshops in August,
DEQ On The Move,
Who's Who At DEQ?NEW- Revised date for Alexandria
The Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality is sponsoring a free workshop to assist fire departments, municipalities and the general public with understanding the air quality regulations concerning open burning. The workshop will provide a basic understanding of the regulations, as well as information on opening burning do's and don'ts. All workshops will be from 10 a.m. to noon.
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