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The following websites provide related technical and general information useful in reaching waste minimization and pollution prevention (P2) goals through state, regional, and national partnership programs.

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State Partnership and Award Programs


Illinois Governor's Sustainability Awards

Annual awards presented to businesses and organizations in Illinois that have helped the environment and the economy of Illinois by successfully reducing the generation of gaseous, liquid, and solid waste.


Partners for Pollution Prevention exit EPA

Organization comprised of Indiana industries and businesses that are interested in pollution prevention as well as the financial and environmental benefits P2 projects can bring. The Partners provide a forum where Indiana businesses can network and exchange ideas about P2 experiences and discuss how P2 fits into current and future IDEM programs.


Clean Corporate Citizen exit EPA

Allows regulated establishments that have demonstrated environmental stewardship and a strong environmental ethic through their operations in Michigan to be recognized.

Michigan Business Pollution Prevention Partnership

A unique program encouraging businesses to apply creative, cost-effective techniques to reduce waste and prevent the release of hazardous substances.


Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (Mn TAP) exit EPA

Mn TAP is an outreach program at the University of Minnesota that helps Minnesota businesses develop and implement industry-tailored solutions that prevent pollution at the source, maximize efficient use of resources, and reduce energy use and cost to improve public health and the environment.


Governor's Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Environmental Stewardship

Recognition program to honor companies and organizations that are committed to environmental compliance and demonstrate outstanding achievements in reducing pollution

Tox-Minus Pollution Reduction Initiative

Recognition program to publicize the exemplary emission reduction efforts being made by Ohio companies. Tox-Minus is initially focused on 100 of Ohio's top TRI reporters; however, any other businesses wishing to reduce their TRI emissions are also invited to join.


Green Tier exit EPA

Green Tier creates co-benefits for businesses aspiring to differentiate themselves by systematically delivering superior environmental performance.

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