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Small Business P2 Resources - EPA Region 7


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EPA Region 7, Pollution Prevention Program
Services: Technical assistance
U.S. EPA Region 7 (ARTD/SWPP)
901 N 5th Street
Kansas City, KS 66101
Fax: 913 551-7065

Contact: Marcus Rivas
Phone: 913-551-7669

Website: www.epa.gov/region7/p2/

Region 7 Pollution Prevention Regional Information Center (P2RIC)/ P2 Information Center
Services: Environmental assistance
University of Nebraska at Omaha
6001 Dodge Street, RH308
Omaha, NE 68182
Contact: Richard Yoder, PE (ryoder@unomaha.edu)
Director, P2ric.org
Vox: 402-554-6257
Fax: 402-554-6260

Website: www.p2ric.org

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Iowa Department of Natural Resources Pollution Prevention Services
Services: Offers confidential and nonregulatory assistance at no cost. P2 Intern program places top Iowa college students with Iowa businesses interested in cost-effective ways to cut or eliminate waste from their operations.

502 East 9th Street
Des Moines, IA 50319-0034
Contact: Jeff Fiagle
Phone: 515-281-5353
Email: jeff.fiagle@dnr.iowa.gov
Web site: www.iowadnr.gov/Environment/LandStewardship/WasteManagement/PollutionPreventionP2.aspx

Iowa Waste Reduction Center
Services: Assists Iowa small businesses (fewer than 200 employees) in complying with environmental regulations through free and confidential environmental consultation. The center also conducts research and develops technologoes for more efficient and environmentally friendly production painting processes. Services include on-site review and airm emissions assistance.

University of Northern Iowa
Suite 113, BCS Building
Ceder Falls, IA 50614-0185
Contact: Dan Nickey
Phone: 319-273-8905
Email: daniel.nickey@uni.edu
Web site: www.iwrc.org

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Kansas State University Pollution Prevention Institute (PPI)
Services: Provides free, confidential, technical environmental assistance. PPI houses the Kansas Small Business Enviornmental Assistance Program (SBEAP) and the Energy Efficieny and Pollution Prevention Intern Program, a nonregulatory summer program designed to link top-level engineering and environmental science students with business and industry.

133 Ward Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506
Contact: David Carter
Phone: 800-578-8898
Email: dcarter@k-state.edu

Web site: www.sbeap.org

Kansas Department of Health and Environment Small Business/Community Support
Services: Provides information about whom to contact with problem/issue and is the Division of Environment's public advocate for small business.

1000 SW Jackson, Suite 430
Topeka, KS 66612
Phone: 800-357-6087
Web site: www.kdheks.gov/sbcs

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Missouri Environmental Assistance Center (MOEAC) University of Missouri Extension
Services: Provides confidential and technical environmental assistance. The Pollution Prevention Intern program matches top engineering students from Missouri colleges with Missouri businesses to develop and implement industry-specific solutions that result in significant energy, water, waste, and cost reductions.

200 Engineering Building North
Columbia, MO 65211
Contact: Mari Steinwachs
Phone: 573-882-5011
Email: moeac@missouri.edu
Web site: www.missouribusiness.net/eac

Drury University Ozarks Center for Sustainable Solutios (OCSS)
Services: Provides assistance to businesses and public entities to improve their competitiveness and sustainability. The P2 Intern program provides businesses with the resources necessary to research and implement specific projects tha can help companies conserve energy or reduce environmental waste streams.

Drury University
900 North Benton Ave
Springfield, MO 68502
Contact: Doug Neidigh
Phone: 417-873-7641
Email: dneidigh@drury.edu
Web site: www.drury.edu/ocss

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University of Nebraska Lincoln Partners in Pollution Prevention (UNLP3)
Services: Provides one-to-one P2 assistance to Nebraska businesses utilizing undergaduate student interns who perform waste assessments or other waste-reduction projects, and provides each client a written report detailing waste-minimization suggestions.

234 Chase Hall
Lincoln, NE 68583-0726
Contact: Bruce Dvorak, Ph.D, PE
Phone: 402-472-3431
Email: bdvorak@unl.edu
Web site: engineering.unl.edu/research/p3-partners-pollution-prevention-home

Region 7 Pollution Prevention Regional Information Center (P2RIC) / P2 Information Center
Services: Environmental assistance
University of Nebraska at Omaha
6001 Dodge Street, RH308
Omaha, NE 68182
Contact: Richard Yoder, PE (ryoder@unomaha.edu)
Director, P2ric.org
Phone: 402-554-6257
Fax: 402-554-6260
Web: www.p2ric.org

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