DEQ Communications - 2 days ago Category: Fact SheetsEast baton Rouge Parish is holding their household hazardous material collection day, Sat. Oct. 29, at the east side of the Memorial Stadium Parking lot. East Baton Rouge residents only and no commercial waste accepted. LDEQ will be there to handle the paint swap activities.
DEQ Communications - 9/8/2016 10:34:16 AM Category: Fact SheetsVisionary Water Symposium on Friday, Setp. 9, 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Vermilionville Performance Center, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette.
Registration includes light breakfast and sack lunch - $27 - Students with I.D.s $5.
DEQ Communications - 7/19/2016 3:54:14 PM Category: Fact SheetsIn 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.
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DEQ Communications - 5/10/2016 3:38:05 PM Category: Fact SheetsOn Saturday, May 14, the New Orleans Department of Sanitation is having a Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day that will allow residents to drop off pesticides, antifreeze, bleach, garden chemicals, paint, paint thinner, flammable liquids, mercury devices, gasoline and automobile batteries.
DEQ Communications - 3/30/2016 7:29:00 AM Category: Fact SheetsDEQ is hosting a Clean Power Plan Listening session, Thursday, March 31 at the DEQ Conference Center, 602 North 5th Street, Baton Rouge. The session will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Oliver Pollock and Pensacola Rooms.
DEQ Communications - 3/23/2016 8:17:16 AM Category: Fact SheetsDue to web registration technical difficulties, registration for Nonpoint Source Pollution sessions has been changed.
DEQ Communications - 3/10/2016 12:31:50 PM Category: Fact SheetsDue to impending severe weather, the Environmental Leadership Awards Ceremony was cancelled. We have rescheduled the new date for Monday, March 21, 2016 at 1:30 p.m., in the Oliver Pollock room, DEQ Conference Center, Baton Rouge
DEQ Communications - 3/10/2016 9:49:30 AM Category: Fact SheetsThe DEQ Environmental Leadership Awards, scheduled for 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 10 have been postponed due to severe weather. They will be rescheduled on a date TBA.
DEQ Communications - 3/9/2016 1:34:47 PM Category: Fact SheetsWBR Household Hazardous Materials Collection Day will be held, Sat. March 12, 8a.m. to Noon at the Louis A. Mouch Jr. Multi Purpose Arena parking lot, 152 Turner Road. WBR Parish residents only.
DEQ Communications - 3/8/2016 3:10:40 PM Category: Fact SheetsInvitation to attend the Rep the River Rally at Vermilionville. Public is invited for conservation information food and music by the Bayou Vermilion District and the Bayou Vermilion Preservation
DEQ Communications - 2/11/2016 11:39:17 AM Category: Fact SheetsThe Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Improvement Study Project Team will conduct three public meetings to solicit public comment on the project.
DEQ Communications - 12/17/2015 3:22:53 PM Category: Fact SheetsInformation on how and where to recycle your Christmas or holiday tree
DEQ Communications - 8/24/2015 1:04:11 PM Category: Fact SheetsVolunteers 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
DEQ Communications - 8/4/2015 2:25:34 PM Category: Fact SheetsOn 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.
DEQ Communications - 8/4/2015 2:22:31 PM Category: Fact SheetsThe 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)
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DEQ Communications - 4/29/2014 10:14:53 AM Category: Fact SheetsThe 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.
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DEQ Communications - 1/8/2014 10:12:22 AM Category: Fact SheetsThe 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.
DEQ Communications - 12/26/2013 11:44:08 AM Category: Fact SheetsTo 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.
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DEQ Communications - 8/10/2010 9:10:08 AM Category: Fact SheetsThis 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.
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DEQ Communications - 2/1/2010 5:05:31 PM Category: Fact SheetsFree 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.
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DEQ Communications - 1/6/2010 9:34:15 AM Category: Fact SheetsSection 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.
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DEQ Communications - 4/14/2008 12:08:04 PM Category: Fact SheetsBeginning 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."
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