Fact Sheets

Keep Hammond Beautiful schedules cleanup day, Sat. Aug. 29

DEQ Communications - 10 days ago
Category: Fact Sheets

Volunteers need for Hammond Cleanup Day Cleanup the City Day Community Event Saturday, August 29, 2015 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Meet at Jackson Playground At the end of Harden Drive

    Bayou Vermilion Preservation Association to host "Clean Stream" lecture series

    DEQ Communications - 29 days ago
    Category: Fact Sheets

    On Aug. 11, the bayou Vermilion Preservation Association will host the "Clean Streams" lecture series to promote litter-free water and improved water quality in along the vermilion. The speakers include Bob Cole, a past president of the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, Dr. David Cheramie, CEO of the Bayou Vermilion District (BVD) and BVD Board of Commissioners Chairman Rodney Richard. It will be held at Vermilionville, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette at 11:30 a.m. and the media and public are invited.

    Model litter ordinance and handbook available to communities

    DEQ Communications - 29 days ago
    Category: Fact Sheets

    The Louisiana Local Government Litter Ordinance Template and Handbook was created to assist communities with an enforceable, easy to implement model litter ordinance. To combat litter and aquatic trash in the state of Louisiana, citizens, environmental groups and government representatives came together to form the Louisiana Aquatic Litter Alliance(LALA)

    Christmas Tree recycling in your area

    DEQ Communications - 12/9/2014 8:33:47 AM
    Category: Fact Sheets

      Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality 2014 Annual Report

      DEQ Communications - 10/2/2014 2:45:55 PM
      Category: Fact Sheets

        Air Quality Summary - July 2014

        DEQ Communications - 9/25/2014 10:37:57 AM
        Category: Fact Sheets

          Bayou Vermilion Treasure, a Water Weekend

          DEQ Communications - 4/29/2014 10:14:53 AM
          Category: Fact Sheets

          The new Bayou Vermilion Preservation Association, whose mission is to create awareness of our natural environment by providing education and outreach to the general community about ways to conserve, protect and enjoy the Bayou Vermilion Watershed, announces its first event: Bayou Vermilion Treasures, a Water Weekend, May 8, 9, and 10, 2014 to acquaint everyone with the opportunities that the Bayou Vermilion affords the community and the threats that are present.

            Louisiana Solid Waste Association meeting is March 19-21 in Lafayette

            DEQ Communications - 2/25/2014 1:59:46 PM
            Category: Fact Sheets

            Upcoming Household Hazardous Material Collection Days - West Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge and Ascension parishes

            DEQ Communications - 2/25/2014 11:36:59 AM
            Category: Fact Sheets

            Recycle your electronics January 10

            DEQ Communications - 1/8/2014 10:12:22 AM
            Category: Fact Sheets

            The Capital Area Corporate Recycling Council has partnered with WBRZ TV for the 6th annual "Recycle your electronics day" event, Friday, Jan. 10 - 5 a.m. to 1 p.m.

              Christmas Tree Recycling in your area

              DEQ Communications - 12/26/2013 11:44:08 AM
              Category: Fact Sheets

              To recycle, remove the stand, decorations, tinsel and lights and do not put the tree in a disposal bag. Flocked and/or painted trees are not recyclable. This is not a complete list. If your parish isn't listed, please call your parish office for instructions.

                Flood Re-entry Fact Sheet

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                  Flood Re-entry Fact Sheet

                  DEQ Communications - 9/1/2012 2:00:25 PM
                  Category: Fact Sheets

                    DEQ response to Office of Inspector General report

                    DEQ Communications - 5/17/2012 3:29:32 PM
                    Category: Fact Sheets

                      Air Quality Summary for June 2011

                      DEQ Communications - 8/2/2011 10:12:11 AM
                      Category: Fact Sheets

                      Fact sheet on Louisiana's alumina plant

                      DEQ Communications - 10/11/2010 10:39:33 AM
                      Category: Fact Sheets

                        Fact Sheet for Public Officials - Re-occupation to areas affected by storm surge and weathered oil

                        DEQ Communications - 8/10/2010 9:10:08 AM
                        Category: Fact Sheets

                        This document outlines the roles and responsibilities of the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (DHH) during Hurricane Season 2010, specifically as it relates to the re-occupation of evacuees whose neighborhoods may have been affected by the storm surge and weathered oil.

                          Reply from OSHA to Secretary Levine, DHH and Secretary Hatch, DEQ

                          DEQ Communications - 6/24/2010 3:34:36 PM
                          Category: Fact Sheets

                            Louisiana Seafood Safety Response and Quality Certification Plan

                            DEQ Communications - 6/1/2010 4:04:32 PM
                            Category: Fact Sheets

                            Free Sewage Sludge Handling Workshops Schedule

                            DEQ Communications - 2/1/2010 5:05:31 PM
                            Category: Fact Sheets

                            Free program concerning new regulations for sewage sludge haulers and others involved in sewage sludge hauling and disposal such as facility owners, operators, drivers, and owners of wastewater treatment facilities that accept sewage sludge.

                              Draft Fish Advisory Protocol for Public Comment

                              DEQ Communications - 1/21/2010 4:44:32 PM
                              Category: Fact Sheets

                              EPA Guidance on Developing Fee Programs Required by Clean Air Act Section 185 for the 1-hour Ozone NAAQS

                              DEQ Communications - 1/6/2010 9:34:15 AM
                              Category: Fact Sheets

                              Section 185 of the Clean Air Act requires states with ozone nonattainment areas classified as severe or extreme to develop, as a revision to their state implementation plan, a fee collection rule to be implemented in the event that an area fails to attain the ozone standards by the attainment date. This memorandum provides additional guidance on fee collection programs for the 1-hour National Ambient Air Quality Standard, which are required by the anti-backsliding measures during the transistion to the 1997 8-hour ozone standard.

                                Hurricane preparedness and Debris Plan for Clean-up and Debris Management

                                DEQ Communications - 8/18/2009 11:16:31 AM
                                Category: Fact Sheets

                                Links to important information

                                  DEQ to begin red tagging environmentally unsound underground storage tanks

                                  DEQ Communications - 4/14/2008 12:08:04 PM
                                  Category: Fact Sheets

                                  Beginning April 15, LDEQ Underground Storage Tank Division will begin implementation of delivery prohibition regulations and will be classifying certain USTs ineligible for delivery, deposit and acceptance by means of "Red Tagging."

                                  303(d) Impaired Waterways List News Alert and Fact Sheets

                                  DEQ Communications - 1/10/2003 4:21:28 PM
                                  Category: Fact Sheets

                                  Calcasieu Parish Air Monitoring Study(CPAMS)

                                  DEQ Communications - 7/19/2002 10:57:46 AM
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                                  Calgon Carbon Corporation Facility Information Update

                                  DEQ Communications - 7/9/2002 3:39:36 PM
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                                  Calgon Carbon Corporation Facility Information

                                  DEQ Communications - 4/30/2002 10:26:50 AM
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