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Revisions to 35 Ill. Adm. Code 275 will establish the Electric Vehicle Rebate Program as required by the Climate and Equitable Jobs Act.  See our CEJA page for more details.

We safeguard environmental quality, consistent with the social and economic needs of the State, so as to protect health, welfare, property and the quality of life.

 Recent News

Illinois EPA Announces Notice of Funding Opportunity for County Solid Waste Planning
$500,000 Available to Assist in Implementing Solid Waste Planning Obligations
May 2, 2022
Pritzker Administration Focuses Remaining $84 Million Volkswagen Settlement Funding on Electric Transportation and Infrastructure
Illinois EPA submits revised Beneficiary Mitigation Plan to Trustee
May 2, 2022
​Illinois EPA Invests Over $182 Million in Wastewater and Drinking Water Projects in Third Quarter of FY22
Over $8.5 Million in Principal Forgiveness Granted to Loan Recipients
April 29, 2022
​Four Science Students Receive Environmental Excellence Awards from Illinois EPA
April 27, 2022
Illinois EPA Refers LB Five, LLC, Series E to Attorney General for Enforcement
Action taken following release of gasoline from underground storage tanks
April 11, 2022
Illinois EPA Refers Circle K to Attorney General for Enforcement
Action taken following release of gasoline and diesel fuel from a tanker truck in Madison County
April 7, 2022
Illinois EPA Announces Nine Spring 2022 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events
One-day collection events in addition to five long-term collection locations
March 29, 2022
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