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DEQ hosting Enviroschool session on Annual Parish Recycling Reports on Aug. 4

DEQ is sponsoring free training sessions for communities, businesses, and other organizations. The goal of this program is for attendees to become informed about the environmental regulatory process and to maintain and improve environmental compliance.

Second Extension of Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - In the Matter of the Severe Weather Event of March 8-11, 2016

Second Extension of Declaration of Emergency and Administrative Order - Tornados and Severe Weather of Feb. 23, 2016

Free Brownsfields Workshop on July 26 at University of Louisiana, Monroe

Free Brownfields workshop being co-hosted by the University of Louisiana-Monroe, the Louisiana Brownfields Association, the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality and the Technical Assistance to Brownfields Program (TAB) at Kansas State University. The workshop will run from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. and lunch will be provided.

Grief Counseling available for the public

In light of recent events in Baton Rouge, the Capital Area Human Services (CAHS) is offering free discussions and information to help the public process these recent events.

    DEQ Secretary Dr. Chuck Carr Brown comments on Sunday shootings

    LDEQ Secretary Dr. Chuck Carr Brown has issued a statement about the July 17 shootings in Baton Rouge

      California Woman and Her Company Sentenced for Clean Air Act Violation

      U.S. Attorney Kenneth A. Polite announced that CHEERY WAY, INC., and ELAINE CHIU, age 60, a resident of San Francisco, California, were sentenced today by the Honorable Susie Morgan to five years of probation, a $500,000 fine, and $162,520 in restitution to workers for medical monitoring costs for violating notification requirements under the Clean Air Act.

      Keep Louisiana Beautiful Hosting 13th Annual State Conference

      Leaders from throughout the state gather in Baton Rouge for a greener, cleaner Louisiana. Keep Louisiana Beautiful (KLB) is holding its 2016 Annual State Conference in Baton Rouge, LA, at the Galvez Conference Center on Sept. 28-29. The conference marks the yearly culmination of the most up-to-date information and expert resources on litter, recycling and state beautification.

      Discover DEQ - June 2016 E-news

      DEQ secretary and executive staff reach out to employees; DEQ encourages residents to properly dispose of storm debris; Message from the Secretary; Trees remove contamination from groundwater in Livingston Parish; DEQ conducts watershed investigations in northern Louisiana; Behind the Scenes: The making of the MAML video; Enviroschool Teaches Campers at Angles Camp; Who's Who At DEQ?

      Inside DEQ: Mobile Air Monitoring Lab (MAML)

      Dr. Brown gives a tour of the Mobile Air Monitoring Lab and explains its functions.

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