Month: July 2016

Feeding the hungry and curbing food waste

By Mary Jo Harrod Division of Compliance Assistance John Walker, an environmental scientist for the Division for Air Quality, had heard the alarming statistic that 40 percent of all food grown in this country never reaches a plate. He already knew the staggering statistic that one in six Kentuckians […]

The 2016 Earth Day Celebration

On April 21, 2016 EEC, the Kentucky Division for Air Quality, the Environmental Quality Commission (EQC), along with the the Kentucky Environmental Education Council KEEC) celebrated Earth Day with environmental awards to individuals and schools and displays to show how everyone can be good to our home- the earth. The event […]