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Sustainable Business Clearinghouse

10 Ways for Businesses to Prevent Pollution, Conserve Resources and Save Money

Organization Oregon Department of Environmental Quality
Organization Type Government
URL http://www.deq.state.or.us/programs/sustainability/10ways-businesses.htm
Geographic Scope Oregon
Issue Climate Change/GHG Emissions, Energy Efficiency, Fossil Fuels, Green Technologies/Innovations, Material Conservation/Waste Minimization, Pollution Prevention, Public Awareness, Recycling, Water Efficiency
Sector All
Type Of Assistance Case Studies/Success Stories, Compliance Assistance, General Information, How-To Guides
Description Businesses have a large role to play in reducing waste, pollution and impacts on global climate change. The best way to reduce waste and other pollution is to avoid producing it in the first place. Pollution prevention is any activity that avoids, eliminates, or reduces the creation of pollutants at the source. Explore the Pollution Prevention (P2) links below for resources and ideas to help your business step forward into sustainable and earth-friendly operations, including P2 resources by industry sector.

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