Topic Hubs™ are web-based guides to peer-reviewed pollution prevention information and expertise on a particular subject.
Manufacturing processes used in aerospace industry
Material inputs and wastes produced in the automotive repair industry
This hub discusses the connection between pollution prevention and climate change.
Pollution Prevention information in the craft brewing sector.
Pollution Prevention opportunities, alternate technologies, regulatory review, and description of operations of dry cleaning
Information and examples where economic incentives can be implemented in pollution prevention
Environmental Management Systems for Small to Medium Enterprises (manufacturers with less than 500 employees)
Environmental Management Accounting
Analysis of environmental cost information for effective decision-making
Measuring the effectiveness of environmental practices
Key processes and raw materials used in the manufacture of fiberglass reinforced products
The impact purchasing decisions have on the environment
Waste streams of facilities that provide lodging or short-term accommodations and meals for travelers
Household Hazardous Materials
Consumer products that contain substances harmful to human health or the environment
Lean and Environment (and E3)
A systematic approach of integrating lean production, workforce development, energy efficiency, and pollution prevention - to identify and eliminate waste (non-value-added) in manufacturing and services
Marinas & Small Boat Harbors
Services and activities carried out at facilities that rent slips to tenants
Information, regulations, health effects of Mercury in consumer products and the environment
Handling, recycling, disposal of mercury thermometers and the use of alternatives
Alternatives to mercury-thermostats, recycling options, regulatory requirements
Application of paints and coatings to metal surfaces through mechanical, spray, chemical bath, electro-deposition
Paint & Coating Manufacturing (Liquid)
Manufacture of house paints, industrial coatings, special purpose coatings, and other liquid paint and coating products
Pollution Prevention (P2)
Strategies for reducing the use of toxic substances, eliminating hazardous waste, and conserving water and energy
Pollution Prevention (P2) Internships
Safer Chemical Alternatives
A compilation of information, tools, case studies, and resources for identifying alternative chemicals and products, and reducing the use and impact of toxic chemicals and materials.
Information about technologies and operating practices that reduce energy, water, hazards, quantities and costs of waste and inefficiencies in the semiconductor manufacturing industry.
Ship Building & Repair
Common shipyard processes and operations and their impact on the environment
Opportunities for pollution prevention in the winery sector.