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EPA Pollution Prevention (P2)

Pollution prevention (P2) is reducing or eliminating waste at the source by modifying production processes, promoting the use of non-toxic or less-toxic substances, implementing conservation techniques, and re-using materials rather than putting them into the waste stream. Since Pollution Prevention is a key policy in national environmental protection activities, a number of Partnership Programs and other EPA initiatives utilize this approach in their work.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-05-02 19:02:35
Description Pollution prevention (P2) is reducing or eliminating waste at the source by modifying production processes, promoting the use of non-toxic or less-toxic substances, implementing conservation techniques, and re-using materials rather than putting them into the waste stream. Since Pollution Prevention is a key policy in national environmental protection activities, a number of Partnership Programs and other EPA initiatives utilize this approach in their work.
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Source United States Environmental Protection Agency
Keyword Pollution, P2, United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
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Date Of Record Creation 2009-05-02 18:55:27
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Date Last Modified 2009-05-02 19:02:35
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2009-05-02 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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