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Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
NOTE: [PDF] links require Acrobat Reader from Adobe.

Cleaner Production - Key Elements
Abstract: CP as defined by the United Nations Environmental Programme is the European P2
Source: United Nations Environment Programme
URL: http://www.unepie.org/pc/cp/understanding_cp/home.htm

Cleaner Production - Related Concepts
Abstract: Describes similarities between cleaner production, eco-efficiency, P2, waste minimisation, green productivity, and industiral ecology with links to resources.
Source: United Nations Environment Programme
URL: http://www.unepie.org/pc/cp/understanding_cp/related_concept
s.htm#1

Costs and Benefits of Greenhouse Gas Reduction
Abstract: The impact of greenhouse gas emissions in global climate change and global economic growth require that policymakers carefully evaluate the costs and benefits of policies to limit emissions.
Source: American Council for Capital Formation
URL: http://www.accf.org/publications.php?pubID=42

DfE Toolkit
Abstract: This Design for the Environment (DfE) Toolkit provides the tools needed to incorporate environmental attributes early into product design.
Source: Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance
URL: http://www.pca.state.mn.us/index.php/view-document.html?gid=
4683

DfE Toolkit: Overview [PDF]
Abstract: Overview to DFE Toolkit provides access to several formats. These tools needed to incorporate environmental attributes early into product design.
Source: Minnesota Office of Environmental Assistance
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/03/02227.pdf

DOE OIT Industrial Assessment Centers [PDF]
Abstract: Comprehensive industrial assessment services and results for small and medium-sized manufacturers.
Source: US Office of Industrial Technologies
URL: http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy01osti/29463.pdf

Energy Efficiency is Pollution Prevention Too [PDF]
Abstract: Article describes how energy efficiency fits the P2 definition and provides example
Source: Tennessee Valley Authority's Process & Prevention Services Team
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/39/38531.pdf

Environment Canada - Water Efficiency/Conservation
Abstract: Great discussions of water issues and conservation opportunities.
Source: Environment Canada
URL: http://www.environment-canada.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=FD9B0
E51-1

FOCUS: Waste Minimization [PDF]
Abstract: Access to DPPEA newsletter archives
Source: North Carolina Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance (DPPEA)
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/34/33029.pdf

Measuring Waste Reduction [PDF]
Abstract: Two slides use a mass balance to measure waste.
Source: Tennessee Valley Authority's Process & Prevention Services Team
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/02/01859.pdf

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality Pollution Prevention Strategy [PDF]
Abstract: An example of a state-wide strategy that includes proposed measures and tasks.
Source: Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
URL: http://michigan.gov/documents/deq/deq-ead-P2-ag-agimpplan_30
2829_7.pdf

National Waste Prevention Coalition
Abstract: An organization that began in 1994 and serves solid waste managers.
Source: National Waste Prevention Coalition
URL: http://your.kingcounty.gov/solidwaste/nwpc/

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Cost Considerations
Abstract: Information to help understand and communicate the full cost of waste.
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch13.html

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Definition of Terms
Abstract: Terms as defined by Ohio statute and regulation
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch3.html

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Do a Feasibility Analysis
Abstract: Method to help sort among P2 choices.
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch14.html

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Do a Preliminary Assessment
Abstract: Finding where waste begins, evaluating waste streams, setting priorities.
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch9.html

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Measure Progress
Abstract: Program and project evaluation criteria suggested.
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch17.html

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Organize the Pollution Prevention Program
Abstract: Build a team, set goals, increase employee involvement, deliver training, and reward success.
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch8.html

Ohio Pollution Prevention and Waste Minimization Planning Guidance Manual: Overview of Federal Law, Regulation and Policy
Abstract: Federal Pollution Prevention Act, waste hierarchy policy, and voluntary efforts described.
Source: Ohio Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://wwwapp.epa.ohio.gov/opp/guide/p2pch4.html

P2 Policy Framework
Abstract: USEPA's view of the role of its P2 program described.
Source: United States Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/p2/pubs/p2policy/policy.htm

P2 Regional Information Center (P2RIC)
Abstract: P2 Regional Information Center page has synonyms of P2 with definition
Source: P2RIC
URL: http://p2ric.org/

Peaks to Praries
Abstract: Good set of P2 links organized by specific business types.
Source: Peaks to Praries
URL: http://peakstoprairies.org/library/p2bookmarks.cfm

Pollution Prevention and Abatement Handbook: Implementing Cleaner Production
Abstract: Discussion of the importance of cleaner production, the rople of government, differences between business types, success stories from around the world
Source: The World Bank Group
URL: http://www1.ifc.org/wps/wcm/connect/0f8fe18048855d738f04df6a
6515bb18/PPAH.pdf?MOD=AJPERES&CACHEID=0f8fe18048855d738f
04df6a6515bb18

Pollution Prevention and Abatement Handbook: Key Policy Lessons [PDF]
Abstract: Overview of environmental managemetn lessesn for public and private sector.
Source: The World Bank Group
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/25/24246.pdf

Pollution Prevention Case Studies [PDF]
Abstract: Case studies searchable by SIC, industry sector, process or p2 category.
Source: North Carolina Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance (DPPEA)
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/14/13830.pdf

Pollution Prevention in Business
Abstract: Discusses how P2 can be of benefit to the business community.
Source: Nebraska Cooperative Extension
URL: http://engineering.unl.edu/research/P3/

Pollution Prevention Planning: Guidance Document and Workbook [PDF]
Abstract: 161 page training manual takes reader from definition through techniques to develop, plan, measure, and sustain P2 programs & projects. Has checklists suitable for all industries.
Source: Ontario Ministry of Environment and Energy, Pollution Prevention Offic
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/14/13409.pdf

Profiting From Source Reduction: Measuring the Hidden Benefits: Executive Summary [PDF]
Abstract: This study researched, developed, tested, and demonstrated source reduction measurement tools for businesses and institutions in Alameda County.
Source: Alameda County's StopWaste
URL: http://www.stopwaste.org/docs/11557412005pfwp.pdf

State Energy Program Conservation Update
Abstract: Conservation Update summarizes the experiences of the states participating in DOE's State Energy Program (SEP). Email notification available.
Source: United States Department of Energy State Energy Program
URL: http://www.eere.energy.gov/state_energy_program/update/

 


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