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    Alabama
    Environmental AgencyAlabama Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceAlabama DEM Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance

     
    Alaska
    Environmental AgencyAlaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance 
    Small Business AssistanceAlaska DEC Air Permits Program, Small Business Assistance Program

     
    Arizona
    Environmental AgencyArizona Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceArizona DEQ Pollution Prevention
    Small Business AssistanceMaricopa County Small Business Environmental Assistance Program

    Arizona Environmental Leadership Through Mentoring (ELM)

    Arizona Ombudsman-Citizens' Aide


     
    Arkansas
    Environmental AgencyArkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceADEQ Environmental Preservation Division
    Small Business AssistanceADEQ Business Assistance Programs

     
    California
    Environmental AgencyCalifornia Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceCalGOLD Business Permits Made Simple
    Small Business AssistanceCalifornia Air Resources Board Business Assistance & Training

    California EPA Ombudsman Program

    Sacramento County Business Environmental Resource Center (BERC)


     
    Colorado
    Environmental AgencyColorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE)
    P2 and Compliance AssistancePollution Prevention & Environmental Leadership in Colorado

    CDPHE Air Pollution Control Division, Regulatory and Compliance Support Unit

    Small Business AssistanceColorado Small Business Assistance Program

     
    Connecticut
    Environmental AgencyConnecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceConnecticut DEP Pollution Prevention
    Small Business AssistanceConnecticut DEP Small Business Assistance Program

     
    Delaware
    Environmental AgencyDelaware Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Control (DNREC Online)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceDNREC Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business AssistanceDNREC Business & Community Services Office

    DNREC Development Advisory Office


     
    Florida
    Environmental AgencyFlorida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceFlorida DEP Pollution Prevention Program

    Florida Pollution Prevention Roundtable

    Florida DEP Permitting Information

    Small Business AssistanceFlorida DEP Small Business Assistance Program

    Florida DEP Small Business Ombudsman


     
    Georgia
    Environmental AgencyGeorgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

    Georgia DNR Environmental Protection

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceGeorgia DNR Pollution Prevention Assistance Division
    Small Business AssistanceGeorgia DNR Small Business Assistance Program

    Georgia DNR Small Business Ombudsman


     
    Hawaii
    Environmental AgencyHawaii State Department of Health (DOH)

    Hawaii DOH Environmental Health

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceHawaii's Waste Minimization Project
    Small Business AssistanceHawaii DOH Small Business Assistance Home Page

     
    Idaho
    Environmental AgencyIdaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

    Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceIdaho DEQ Pollution Prevention

    Idaho DEQ Industry and Businesses

    Small Business AssistanceSmall Business Assistance Program of Idaho

     
    Illinois
    Environmental AgencyIllinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

    Illinois Pollution Control Board

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceIllinois EPA Pollution Prevention

    Illinois Waste Management and Research Center

    Small Business AssistanceIllinois EPA Office of Small Business

    Illinois EPA Small Business Ombudsman

    Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs, Small Business Environmental Assistance Program 


     
    Indiana
    Environmental AgencyIndiana Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceIndiana DEM Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance

    Indiana DEM Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance, Pollution Prevention

    Indiana Clean Manufacturing Technology Institute

    Small Business AssistanceIndiana DEM Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance, Confidential Compliance Assistance

    Indiana's Small Business Assistance Program


     
    Iowa
    Environmental AgencyIowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceIowa Waste Reduction Center

    Recycle Iowa

    Iowa DNR, Air Quality Bureau, Air Quality Compliance Unit

    Small Business AssistanceIowa Business Development, Iowa Smart Idea, Air Quality

     
    Kansas
    Environmental AgencyKansas Department of Health and Environment (DHE)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceKansas State University, The Pollution Prevention Institute
    Small Business AssistanceKansas Small Business Environmental Assistance Program

     
    Kentucky
    Environmental AgencyKentucky Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceThe Kentucky Environmental Quality Commission

    Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center

    Small Business AssistanceKentucky Business Environmental Assistance Program

    Kentucky DEP Small Business Air Quality Representative, Ombudsman

    Louisville Air Pollution Control District


     
    Louisiana
    Environmental AgencyLouisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceThe Louisiana Environmental Leadership Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business AssistanceLouisiana DEQ Small Business Assistance

    Louisiana DEQ Small Business Ombudsman


     
    Maine
    Environmental AgencyMaine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMaine DEP Pollution Prevention Information
    Small Business AssistanceMaine DEP Small Business Technical Assistance

     
    Maryland
    Environmental AgencyMaryland Department of the Environment (MDE)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMDE Pollution Prevention Program

    MDE Environmental Permits Service Center

    Small Business AssistanceMDE Small Business Assistance Program

     
    Massachusetts
    Environmental AgencyMassachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMassachusetts DEP Toxics Use Reduction Program

    Massachusetts DEP Bureau of Waste Prevention

    Small Business AssistanceMassachusetts Office of Technical Assistance for Toxics Use Reduction (OTA)

     
    Michigan
    Environmental AgencyMichigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMichigan DEQ Pollution Prevention

    Michigan DEQ Technical Assistance

    Small Business AssistanceMichigan DEQ Clean Air Assistance

    Michigan DEQ Clean Air Ombudsman


     
    Minnesota
    Environmental AgencyMinnesota Pollution Control Agency (PCA)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMinnesota PCA Pollution Prevention and Sustainability Program
    Small Business AssistanceMinnesota PCA Small Business Assistance Program

    Minnesota PCA Small Business Ombudsman Office

    Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP)


     
    Mississippi
    Environmental AgencyMississippi Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMississippi DEQ Environmental Resource Center

    Mississippi DEQ Pollution Prevention

    Small Business AssistanceMississippi DEQ Small Business Technical and Assistance Program

    Mississippi DEQ Ombudsman


     
    Missouri
    Environmental AgencyMissouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMissouri DNR, Environmental Assistance Office, Pollution Prevention Unit

    Missouri DNR, Environmental Assistance Office, Business Assistance Unit

    Small Business AssistanceMissouri DNR, Environmental Assistance Office, Small Business Assistance Program

    Missouri DNR, Small Business Ombudsman


     
    Montana
    Environmental AgencyMontana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceMontana Pollution Prevention Program

    Montana DEQ Planning, Prevention and Assistance Division

    Small Business AssistanceMontana Department of Commerce, Business Resources Division

     
    Nebraska
    Environmental AgencyNebraska Department of Natural Resources

    Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ)

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNDEQ Pollution Prevention (P2)

    NDEQ Environmental Assistance Division

    Small Business AssistanceNebraska Small Business and Public Assistance Program

     
    Nevada
    Environmental AgencyNevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNevada DEP Recycling Program

    Nevada Small Business Development Center, Business Environmental Program

    Small Business AssistanceNevada DEP Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    Nevada DEP SBAP, The Ombudsman

    Nevada DEP Small Community and Local Government Assistance

    Nevada Business & Industry, Department of Business & Industry Website

    Nevada Small Business Development Center, Business Environmental Program

    State of Nevada Department of Business & Industry


     
    New Hampshire
    Environmental AgencyNew Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNew Hampshire DES Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business AssistanceNew Hampshire DES Small Business Technical Assistance Program (SBTAP)

    New Hampshire DES Small Business Ombudsman


     
    New Jersey
    Environmental AgencyNew Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNew Jersey DEP Pollution Prevention & Right to Know
    Small Business AssistanceNew Jersey DEP Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    New Jersey DEP SBAP, Small Business Ombudsman

    New Jersey Commerce & Economic Growth Commission, Clean Air Small Business Ombudsman


     
    New Mexico
    Environmental AgencyNew Mexico Environment Department
    P2 and Compliance Assistance
    Small Business AssistanceNew Mexico Environment Department, Small Business Assistance Program 

     
    New York
    Environmental AgencyNew York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNew York DEC Pollution Prevention Unit
    Small Business AssistanceNew York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Small Business Assistance Program

     
    North Carolina
    Environmental AgencyNorth Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNorth Carolina DENR Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance (DPPEA)
    Small Business AssistanceNorth Carolina DENR Customer Service Center, Small Business Assistance Programs

     
    North Dakota
    Environmental AgencyNorth Dakota Department of Health (DOH) Environmental Health Section
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceNorth Dakota DOH Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business AssistanceNorth Dakota DOH SBAP

     
    Ohio
    Environmental AgencyOhio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceOhio EPA Office of Pollution Prevention
    Small Business AssistanceOhio EPA Small Business Assistance Program

    Ohio Air Quality Development Authority

    Ohio EPA Small Business Assistance Offices


     
    Oklahoma
    Environmental AgencyOklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceOklahoma DEQ Pollution Prevention (P2)

    Oklahoma DEQ Customer Assistance Program

    Small Business AssistanceOklahoma DEQ Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    Oklahoma DEQ Office of Business Assistance


     
    Oregon
    Environmental AgencyOregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceOregon DEQ Pollution Prevention
    Small Business AssistanceOregon DEQ Air Quality, Business Assistance Program

    Oregon DEQ Air Quality, Small Business Ombudsman


     
    Pennsylvania
    Environmental AgencyPennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistancePennsylvania DEP Pollution Prevention & Compliance Assistance
    Small Business AssistancePennsylvania DEP Small Business Assistance Program

    Pennsylvania DEP Office of the Small Business Ombudsman

    Pennsylvania DEP Business & Industry

    Pennsylvania EnviroHELP


     
    Rhode Island
    Environmental AgencyRhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceRhode Island DEM Pollution Prevention Program

    Rhode Island DEM Industry Pollution Prevention

    Rhode Island DEM Compliance and Inspection

    Rhode Island DEM Office of Technical and Customer Assistance

    Small Business AssistanceRhode Island DEM Small Business Assistance Program

    Rhode Island DEM Ombudsman

    Rhode Island Business Development

    Rhode Island First Stop Business Information Center


     
    South Carolina
    Environmental AgencySouth Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceSouth Carolina DHEC Center for Waste Minimization
    Small Business AssistanceSouth Carolina DHEC Small Business Assistance Program

     
    South Dakota
    Environmental AgencySouth Dakota Department of Environmental and Natural Resources (DENR)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceSouth Dakota DENR Pollution Prevention (P2) Program
    Small Business AssistanceSouth Dakota DENR Small Business Assistance Program

     
    Tennessee
    Environmental AgencyTennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceTennessee DEC Pollution Prevention (P2)
    Small Business AssistanceThe University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (CIS)

    Tennessee DEC Small Business Environmental Assistance Program


     
    Texas
    Environmental AgencyTexas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceTCEQ Pollution Prevention Resources for the State of Texas

    TCEQ Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance and Voluntary Programs

    Small Business AssistanceTCEQ Small Business and Environmental Assistance

    TCEQ Small Business and Local Government Assistance


     
    Utah
    Environmental AgencyUtah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceUtah DEQ Pollution Prevention
    Small Business AssistanceUtah DEQ Small Business Assistance Program

    Utah DEQ Business Assistance


     
    Vermont
    Environmental AgencyVermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR)

    Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceVermont DEC Environmental Assistance Division

    Vermont DEC Environmental Assistance Division, Permit Assistance

    Small Business AssistanceVermont DEC Small Business Compliance Assistance Program

    Vermont Environmental Assistance Partnership (VEAP) 

    Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development


     
    Virginia
    Environmental AgencyVirginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceVirginia DEQ Office of Pollution Prevention
    Small Business AssistanceVirginia DEQ Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    Virginia DEQ SBAP, Ombudsman

    Virginia Environmental Business Council, Inc.


     
    Washington
    Environmental AgencyWashington Department of Ecology (DOE)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceWashington DOE Office of Regulatory Assistance

    Washington DOE Pollution Prevention in Washington State

    Small Business AssistanceWashington's Air Quality Business Assistance Program

    Olympic Region Clean Air Agency Small Business Assistance Program

    Puget Sound Clean Air Agency Info for Business

    Northwest Air Pollution Authority Small Business Assistance Program

    Southwest Clean Air Agency Business Air Quality Assistance Program


     
    West Virginia
    Environmental AgencyWest Virginia Division of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceWest Virginia DEP Office of Innovation, Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business AssistanceWest Virginia DEP Small Business Assistance Program

     
    Wisconsin
    Environmental AgencyWisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

    Wisconsin DNR Environmental Protection

    P2 and Compliance AssistanceWisconsin Pollution Prevention (WIP2) Partnership

    Wisconsin DNR Bureau of Cooperative Environmental Assistance (CEA)

    Small Business AssistanceWisconsin Department of Commerce Small Business Ombudsman

    Wisconsin Department of Commerce Small Business Clean Air Assistance Program


     
    Wyoming
    Environmental AgencyWyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance AssistanceWyoming DEQ Office of Outreach
    Small Business AssistanceWyoming DEQ Small Business Guide

    Last Updated: July 27, 2007


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