Pollution Prevention Week
The best way to protect the Earth and its people is to stop creating pollution in the first place – that realization became America's official policy in 1990 with the federal Pollution Prevention Act's declaration that "pollution should be prevented or reduced at the source whenever feasible.”
Pollution Prevention (P2) Week highlights the efforts of EPA, its partners, and the public in making pollution prevention a cornerstone of sustainability. It's a great time to take stock and to renew our efforts.
The Zero Waste Network is offering hands-on training September 17th - 19th in Austin, TX to help businesses Exit apply P2 and Lean Principles to operations through a unique blend of written and interactive group activities and group collaboration.
The 16th Annual Pollution Prevention Conference and Trade Show Exit, sponsored by the Indiana Partners for Pollution Prevention and NPPR, in being held September 25th - 26th, 2013 in Plainfield, IN.
More P2 and Sustainability Tools
Check out our new Green Sports site! Across the country, teams and fans are channeling that enthusiasm into protecting our communities by "greening" sports — saving energy, cutting waste and cleaning up pollution.