The Latest from the OIG

PROJECT NOTIFICATION
Evaluation of EPA's Reported Results From the Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Awards Program
Notification Memo (PDF)
10/2/2014
PROJECT NOTIFICATION
Evaluation of EPA's Efforts to Correct Noncompliance at Small Drinking Water Systems With Serious Violations
Notification Memo (PDF)
10/2/2014
PROJECT NOTIFICATION
Evaluation of Pollution Prevention Grant Results and Measures
Notification Memo (PDF)
10/2/2014
REPORT
EPA Needs to Improve Its Process for Accurately Designating Land as Clean and Protective for Reuse
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/29/2014
REPORT
More Action Is Needed to Protect Water Resources From Unmonitored Hazardous Chemicals
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/29/2014
REPORT
Hyperspectral Imaging Can Be a Useful Evaluation Tool for Office of Inspector General Reviews Focused on Contaminated Land
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/26/2014
REPORT
EPA's Alternative Asbestos Control Method Experiments Lacked Effective Oversight and Threatened Human Health
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/25/2014
REPORT
Quality Control Review of EPA Office of Inspector General Reports Issued in Fiscal Year 2013
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/25/2014
PROJECT NOTIFICATION
EPA Conferences - Maximizing Cost Efficiencies
Notification Memo (PDF)
9/22/2014
REPORT
Recipient Subawards to Fellows Did Not Comply With Federal Requirements and EPA's Involvement in Fellow Selection Process Creates the Appearance EPA Could Be Circumventing the Hiring Process
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/17/2014
REPORT
Audits on EPA Recovery Act-Funded Diesel Emission Reduction Act Assistance Agreements Reported Programmatic and Management Challenges
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/15/2014
REPORT
EPA's Risk Assessment Division Has Not Fully Adhered to Its Quality Management Plan
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF)
9/10/2014
CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY LIVE LINK
[VIDEO] Obstructing Oversight: Concerns from Inspectors General
Link to Committee Hearing Video
9/10/2014
CONGRESSIONAL TESTIMONY
Statement of Arthur A. Elkins Jr. Inspector General Before the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform U.S. House of Representatives Full Written IG Statement (PDF)
9/10/2014
REPORT
EPA Can Help Consumers Identify Household and Other Products with Safer Chemicals by Strengthening Its "Design for the Environment" Program
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF), Podcast: Report Overview with Jerri Dorsey (MP3 - 4:31), Podcast Transcript
9/9/2014
REPORT
Nutrient Pollution: EPA Needs to Work With States to Develop Strategies for Monitoring the Impact of State Activities on the Gulf of Mexico Hypoxic Zone
At A Glance (PDF), Full Report (PDF), Podcast: Report Overview with Genevieve Soule (MP3 - 3.3 MBs, 4:37, Podcast Transcript
9/3/2014