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    Tennessee
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    *For links to state Small Business Development Centers, go to the U.S. SBA hotlist of links.

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    Alabama
    Environmental Agency Alabama Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Alabama DEM Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance

    Alaska
    Environmental Agency Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance
    Small Business Assistance Alaska DEC Air Permits Program, Small Business Assistance Program

    Arizona
    Environmental Agency Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Arizona DEQ Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance Maricopa County Small Business Environmental Assistance Program

    Arizona Environmental Leadership Through Mentoring (ELM)

    Arizona Ombudsman-Citizens' Aide


    Arkansas
    Environmental Agency Arkansas Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance ADEQ Environmental Preservation Division
    Small Business Assistance ADEQ Business Assistance Programs

    California
    Environmental Agency California Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance CalGOLD Business Permits Made Simple
    Small Business Assistance California Air Resources Board Business Assistance & Training

    California EPA Ombudsman Program

    Sacramento County Business Environmental Resource Center (BERC)


    Colorado
    Environmental Agency Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Pollution Prevention & Environmental Leadership in Colorado

    CDPHE Air Pollution Control Division, Regulatory and Compliance Support Unit

    Small Business Assistance Colorado Small Business Assistance Program

    Connecticut
    Environmental Agency Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Connecticut DEP Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance Connecticut DEP Small Business Assistance Program

    Delaware
    Environmental Agency Delaware Department of Natural Resources & Environmental Control (DNREC Online)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance DNREC Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business Assistance DNREC Business & Community Services Office

    DNREC Development Advisory Office


    Florida
    Environmental Agency Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Florida DEP Pollution Prevention Program

    Florida Pollution Prevention Roundtable

    Florida DEP Permitting Information

    Small Business Assistance Florida DEP Small Business Assistance Program

    Florida DEP Small Business Ombudsman


    Georgia
    Environmental Agency Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

    Georgia DNR Environmental Protection

    P2 and Compliance Assistance Georgia DNR Pollution Prevention Assistance Division
    Small Business Assistance Georgia DNR Small Business Assistance Program

    Georgia DNR Small Business Ombudsman


    Hawaii
    Environmental Agency Hawaii State Department of Health (DOH)

    Hawaii DOH Environmental Health

    P2 and Compliance Assistance Hawaii's Waste Minimization Project
    Small Business Assistance Hawaii DOH Small Business Assistance Home Page

    Idaho
    Environmental Agency Idaho Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)

    Idaho Bureau of Homeland Security

    P2 and Compliance Assistance Idaho DEQ Pollution Prevention

    Idaho DEQ Industry and Businesses

    Small Business Assistance Small Business Assistance Program of Idaho

    Illinois
    Environmental Agency Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

    Illinois Pollution Control Board

    P2 and Compliance Assistance Illinois EPA Pollution Prevention

    Illinois Waste Management and Research Center

    Small Business Assistance Illinois EPA Office of Small Business

    Illinois EPA Small Business Ombudsman

    Illinois Department of Commerce and Community Affairs, Small Business Environmental Assistance Program


    Indiana
    Environmental Agency Indiana Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Indiana DEM Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance

    Indiana DEM Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance, Pollution Prevention

    Indiana Clean Manufacturing Technology Institute

    Small Business Assistance Indiana DEM Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance, Confidential Compliance Assistance

    Indiana's Small Business Assistance Program


    Iowa
    Environmental Agency Iowa Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Iowa Waste Reduction Center

    Recycle Iowa

    Iowa DNR, Air Quality Bureau, Air Quality Compliance Unit

    Small Business Assistance Iowa Business Development, Iowa Smart Idea, Air Quality

    Kansas
    Environmental Agency Kansas Department of Health and Environment (DHE)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Kansas State University, The Pollution Prevention Institute
    Small Business Assistance Kansas Small Business Environmental Assistance Program

    Kentucky
    Environmental Agency Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance The Kentucky Environmental Quality Commission

    Kentucky Pollution Prevention Center

    Small Business Assistance Kentucky Business Environmental Assistance Program

    Kentucky DEP Small Business Air Quality Representative, Ombudsman

    Louisville Air Pollution Control District


    Louisiana
    Environmental Agency Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance The Louisiana Environmental Leadership Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business Assistance Louisiana DEQ Small Business Assistance

    Louisiana DEQ Small Business Ombudsman


    Maine
    Environmental Agency Maine Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Maine DEP Pollution Prevention Information
    Small Business Assistance Maine DEP Small Business Technical Assistance

    Maryland
    Environmental Agency Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance MDE Pollution Prevention Program

    MDE Environmental Permits Service Center

    Small Business Assistance MDE Small Business Assistance Program

    Massachusetts
    Environmental Agency Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Massachusetts DEP Toxics Use Reduction Program

    Massachusetts DEP Bureau of Waste Prevention

    Small Business Assistance Massachusetts Office of Technical Assistance for Toxics Use Reduction (OTA)

    Michigan
    Environmental Agency Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Michigan DEQ Pollution Prevention

    Michigan DEQ Technical Assistance

    Small Business Assistance Michigan DEQ Clean Air Assistance

    Michigan DEQ Clean Air Ombudsman


    Minnesota
    Environmental Agency Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (PCA)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Minnesota PCA Pollution Prevention and Sustainability Program
    Small Business Assistance Minnesota PCA Small Business Assistance Program

    Minnesota PCA Small Business Ombudsman Office

    Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP)


    Mississippi
    Environmental Agency Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Mississippi DEQ Environmental Resource Center

    Mississippi DEQ Pollution Prevention

    Small Business Assistance Mississippi DEQ Small Business Technical and Assistance Program

    Mississippi DEQ Ombudsman


    Missouri
    Environmental Agency Missouri Department of Natural Resources (DNR)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Missouri DNR, Environmental Assistance Office, Pollution Prevention Unit

    Missouri DNR, Environmental Assistance Office, Business Assistance Unit

    Small Business Assistance Missouri DNR, Environmental Assistance Office, Small Business Assistance Program

    Missouri DNR, Small Business Ombudsman


    Montana
    Environmental Agency Montana Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Montana Pollution Prevention Program

    Montana DEQ Planning, Prevention and Assistance Division

    Small Business Assistance Montana Department of Commerce, Business Resources Division

    Nebraska
    Environmental Agency Nebraska Department of Natural Resources

    Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality (NDEQ)

    P2 and Compliance Assistance NDEQ Pollution Prevention (P2)

    NDEQ Environmental Assistance Division

    Small Business Assistance Nebraska Small Business and Public Assistance Program

    Nevada
    Environmental Agency Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Division of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Nevada DEP Recycling Program

    Nevada Small Business Development Center, Business Environmental Program

    Small Business Assistance Nevada DEP Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    Nevada DEP SBAP, The Ombudsman

    Nevada DEP Small Community and Local Government Assistance

    Nevada Business & Industry, Department of Business & Industry Website

    Nevada Small Business Development Center, Business Environmental Program

    State of Nevada Department of Business & Industry


    New Hampshire
    Environmental Agency New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services (DES)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance New Hampshire DES Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business Assistance New Hampshire DES Small Business Technical Assistance Program (SBTAP)

    New Hampshire DES Small Business Ombudsman


    New Jersey
    Environmental Agency New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance New Jersey DEP Pollution Prevention & Right to Know
    Small Business Assistance New Jersey DEP Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    New Jersey DEP SBAP, Small Business Ombudsman

    New Jersey Commerce & Economic Growth Commission, Clean Air Small Business Ombudsman


    New Mexico
    Environmental Agency New Mexico Environment Department
    P2 and Compliance Assistance
    Small Business Assistance New Mexico Environment Department, Small Business Assistance Program

    New York
    Environmental Agency New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance New York DEC Pollution Prevention Unit
    Small Business Assistance New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Small Business Assistance Program

    North Carolina
    Environmental Agency North Carolina Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance North Carolina DENR Division of Pollution Prevention and Environmental Assistance (DPPEA)
    Small Business Assistance North Carolina DENR Customer Service Center, Small Business Assistance Programs

    North Dakota
    Environmental Agency North Dakota Department of Health (DOH) Environmental Health Section
    P2 and Compliance Assistance North Dakota DOH Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business Assistance North Dakota DOH SBAP

    Ohio
    Environmental Agency Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Ohio EPA Office of Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance Ohio EPA Small Business Assistance Program

    Ohio Air Quality Development Authority

    Ohio EPA Small Business Assistance Offices


    Oklahoma
    Environmental Agency Oklahoma Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Oklahoma DEQ Pollution Prevention (P2)

    Oklahoma DEQ Customer Assistance Program

    Small Business Assistance Oklahoma DEQ Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    Oklahoma DEQ Office of Business Assistance


    Oregon
    Environmental Agency Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Oregon DEQ Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance Oregon DEQ Air Quality, Business Assistance Program

    Oregon DEQ Air Quality, Small Business Ombudsman


    Pennsylvania
    Environmental Agency Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Pennsylvania DEP Pollution Prevention & Compliance Assistance
    Small Business Assistance Pennsylvania DEP Small Business Assistance Program

    Pennsylvania DEP Office of the Small Business Ombudsman

    Pennsylvania DEP Business & Industry

    Pennsylvania EnviroHELP


    Rhode Island
    Environmental Agency Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Rhode Island DEM Pollution Prevention Program

    Rhode Island DEM Industry Pollution Prevention

    Rhode Island DEM Compliance and Inspection

    Rhode Island DEM Office of Technical and Customer Assistance

    Small Business Assistance Rhode Island DEM Small Business Assistance Program

    Rhode Island DEM Ombudsman

    Rhode Island Business Development

    Rhode Island First Stop Business Information Center


    South Carolina
    Environmental Agency South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance South Carolina DHEC Center for Waste Minimization
    Small Business Assistance South Carolina DHEC Small Business Assistance Program

    South Dakota
    Environmental Agency South Dakota Department of Environmental and Natural Resources (DENR)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance South Dakota DENR Pollution Prevention (P2) Program
    Small Business Assistance South Dakota DENR Small Business Assistance Program

    Tennessee
    Environmental Agency Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation (DEC)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Tennessee DEC Pollution Prevention (P2)
    Small Business Assistance The University of Tennessee Center for Industrial Services (CIS)

    Tennessee DEC Small Business Environmental Assistance Program


    Texas
    Environmental Agency Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance TCEQ Pollution Prevention Resources for the State of Texas

    TCEQ Pollution Prevention Technical Assistance and Voluntary Programs

    Small Business Assistance TCEQ Small Business and Environmental Assistance

    TCEQ Small Business and Local Government Assistance


    Utah
    Environmental Agency Utah Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Utah DEQ Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance Utah DEQ Small Business Assistance Program

    Utah DEQ Business Assistance


    Vermont
    Environmental Agency Vermont Agency of Natural Resources (ANR)

    Vermont Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)

    P2 and Compliance Assistance Vermont DEC Environmental Assistance Division

    Vermont DEC Environmental Assistance Division, Permit Assistance

    Small Business Assistance Vermont DEC Small Business Compliance Assistance Program

    Vermont Environmental Assistance Partnership (VEAP)

    Vermont Agency of Commerce and Community Development


    Virginia
    Environmental Agency Virginia Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Virginia DEQ Office of Pollution Prevention
    Small Business Assistance Virginia DEQ Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

    Virginia DEQ SBAP, Ombudsman

    Virginia Environmental Business Council, Inc.


    Washington
    Environmental Agency Washington Department of Ecology (DOE)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Washington DOE Office of Regulatory Assistance

    Washington DOE Pollution Prevention in Washington State

    Small Business Assistance Washington's Air Quality Business Assistance Program

    Olympic Region Clean Air Agency Small Business Assistance Program

    Puget Sound Clean Air Agency Info for Business

    Northwest Air Pollution Authority Small Business Assistance Program

    Southwest Clean Air Agency Business Air Quality Assistance Program


    West Virginia
    Environmental Agency West Virginia Division of Environmental Protection (DEP)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance West Virginia DEP Office of Innovation, Pollution Prevention Program
    Small Business Assistance West Virginia DEP Small Business Assistance Program

    Wisconsin
    Environmental Agency Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR)

    Wisconsin DNR Environmental Protection

    P2 and Compliance Assistance Wisconsin Pollution Prevention (WIP2) Partnership

    Wisconsin DNR Bureau of Cooperative Environmental Assistance (CEA)

    Small Business Assistance Wisconsin Department of Commerce Small Business Ombudsman

    Wisconsin Department of Commerce Small Business Clean Air Assistance Program


    Wyoming
    Environmental Agency Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)
    P2 and Compliance Assistance Wyoming DEQ Office of Outreach
    Small Business Assistance Wyoming DEQ Small Business Guide

    Last Updated: July 27, 2007


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