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Open Government

Open Government helps the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) achieve better communication with the public and major stakeholders to protect human health and the environment

Open Government helps the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) achieve better communication with the public and major stakeholders to protect human health and the environment.

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Plan to Increase Access to Results of EPA-Funded Scientific Research

On February 22, 2013, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) directed federal agencies to develop plans to ensure peer-reviewed publications in scientific journals, as well as federally-funded digital scientific research data, are accessible to the public. 

Read about EPA's Plan to Increase Access to Results of EPA-Funded Scientific Research (Finalized December 5, 2016)

EPA's Report on Plan to Increase Access to Results of EPA-Funded Scientific Research (June 2018)

Plan Progress Data links

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Fueling American Innovation and Economic Growth with Open Data

On July 25, 2017, the Executive Office of the President Office of Management and Budget (OMB) hosted the Roundtable on Open Data for Economic Growth to explore the role of government datasets as a driver of the American economy. Read more