Lisa Jackson, EPA Administrator, has a new memorandum to EPA employees, noting key themes “to focus the work” of the agency.

Discussed in more detail in the memorandum, these themes are

  • Improving Air Quality
  • Assuring the Safety of Chemicals
  • Cleaning Up Our Communities
  • Protecting America’s Waters
  • Expanding the Conversation on Environmentalism and Working for Environmental Justice
  • Building Strong State and Tribal Partnerships