Pollution Prevention Resources

 Pollution Prevention for Businesses:

California DTSC: Pollution Prevention and Green Technology
San Diego Clean Fuels Coalition: Alternative Fuel Vehicles
San Diego County Water Authority: Water Conservation
California Integrated Waste Management Board: Solid Waste Reduction
SDG&E: Business Energy-Saving Solutions
State of California Energy Conservation Site: Flex Your Power
US EPA: Pollution Prevention Clearinghouse Resource List
US Department of Energy: Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Western Regional Pollution Prevention Network

 

Pollution Prevention for Medical Facilities:

California Department of Public Health:
        Mercury Elimination in Healthcare
        Health care Pollution Prevention Conference 2005 Proceedings
US EPA:
        Eliminating Mercury in Hospitals
        Using Microfiber Mops in Hospitals
        Reusable Totes, Blue Wrap Recycling and Composting
        Replacing Ethylene Oxide and Glutaraldehyde

 

Pollution Prevention in Metal Finishing:

US EPA: Metal Finishing Pollution Prevention Project

 

Pollution Prevention for the General Public:

Earth 911: Citizen's guide to pollution prevention

 

For more information about Pollution Prevention, please email Kelly Robertson, Pollution Prevention Specialist or contact by phone at (858) 505-6780.  The HMD Duty Specialist is also available at (858) 505-6880 or toll free (800) 253-9933, Monday through Friday 8am-5pm.