Business Assistance Topics
To help businesses comply with environmental requirements, EPA offers many types of assistance (including outreach and other forms of information sharing) and incentives. Outreach may include publishing guides or manuals on how to comply or developing and distributing fact sheets or "plain English" documents that explain various regulatory requirements. The following is a list of agriculture and compliance assistance related topics. The publications link above provides a list of available publications and materials.
- Compliance & Enforcement
Information available on EPA's audit policy, small business incentives, Supplemental Environmental Projects (SEP), and statute-specific guidance.
Information on the regulations associated with buying and selling pesticides over the Internet.
Background information on environmental justice with links to additional information.
- Environmental Management Systems
Information on the elements of environmental management systems and how they are being used.
- Industry Sector Profiles (Sector Notebooks)
A series of profiles (called Sector Notebooks) containing information on selected major industries.
Pollution Prevention, Best Management Practices, and Conservation
Information on basic principles of pollution prevention and BMPs with links to more information.
Small Business Information
Information on the Regulatory Flexibility Act (RFA), Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act (SBREFA), and other small business information.
Information available on sustainable development, sustainable agriculture, and other related links.
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