News From Terre Haute, Indiana

January 27, 2013

Nominate best environmental projects

News Release

---- — The 2013 Indiana Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence look to recognize Indiana’s extraordinary environmental stewards and pollution prevention projects of 2011 and/or 2012.

Indiana businesses, environmental groups, schools, trade associations, nonprofit organizations and individuals are eligible for the awards program.

Nominations and applications may be submitted to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management through April 19.

Categories include energy/renewable resources, five years’ continuous improvement, greening the government, land use, outreach or education, pollution prevention and recycling/reuse.

Nominations and applications will be reviewed by category-specific committees, and the awards ceremonies will take place in the fall.

To learn more about the awards, visit or contact Sara C. Trobridge, program coordinator with IDEM’s Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance, at 800-988-7901 or