Environmental News

Community members: Help make a difference by joining Cross Functional Team

Community members: Help make a difference by joining Cross Functional Team

The U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Public works is seeking passionate and dedicated volunteers for its Cross Functional Team.

September 15, 2016 ×
One potential danger to leaving windows open overnight in offices or attics: Bats!

One potential danger to leaving windows open overnight in offices or attics: Bats!

This week at Barton Barracks, something very odd happened: Occupants returned to their offices one morning recently and discovered one room completely full of …

September 15, 2016 ×

Thank you for your support: A short EPAAS summary

The Environmental Performance Assessment and Assistance System, or EPAAS, is the Army’s program for auditing installation-level environmental performance. It is the key …

August 24, 2016 ×

Green Corner: Microplastics in cosmetics, hygiene products

By Anette Gross, USAG Ansbach Environmental Management Division Did you…

August 24, 2016 ×
Environmental Newsletter – August 2016

Environmental Newsletter – August 2016

To read Environmental News, from U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Public Works (Environmental Management Division), go here.

August 15, 2016 ×
Environmental Newsletter – June 2016

Environmental Newsletter – June 2016

To read Environmental News, from U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Public Works (Environmental Management Division), go here.

June 8, 2016 ×
Environmental Newsletter – April 2016

Environmental Newsletter – April 2016

To read Environmental News, from U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Public Works (Environmental Management Division), go here.

April 17, 2016 ×
Lights on in an unused maintenance bay were one of many issues that Lyman Parkhurst, a Sain Engineering Associates inspector who regularly visits Army installations as part of Installation Management Command's annual Energy and Awareness Conservation Assessments, found during his trip to U.S. Army Garrison-Ansbach, Germany, in late January. During his outbrief, Parkhurst revealed a list of simple, low/no-cost energy habit changes community members can make that could be saving millions of dollars. (Courtesy photo)

From the archives: Energy expert reveals simple, low/no-cost energy habits to save millions

It’s the type of problem that goes unnoticed every day: an air conditioning unit blasting cool air only feet away from a propped-open door, a bedroom window left open …

March 14, 2016 ×
Environmental Newsletter – February 2016

Environmental Newsletter – February 2016

Read the Environmental Management Division’s February newsletter here.

January 27, 2016 ×
If you see something, sustain something

If you see something, sustain something

Commentary by Walter Christian Mattil Director, USAG Ansbach Directorate of…

December 8, 2015 ×