Picture taken by Kim Clark, 2009

Hazardous Waste & Toxics Reduction


Source Control Resources

Auto Body

Auto Body Pilot Technical Assistance Manual covers air, water, and waste rules and best management practices for Washington's collision-repair industry.

Auto Body Topic HubTM from the Pollution Prevention Resource Center offers sector-specific resources to prevent pollution.

Automotive Refinishing Partnership at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Design for the Environment.

Collision Repair Campaign at EPA discusses the Area Source Rule for air quality and offers technical assistance for compliance.

Coordinating Committee for Automotive Repair (CCAR) National Compliance Assistance Center for Auto Repair.

Other Resources

The Pacific Northwest Pollution Prevention Resource Center (PPRC) is Washington state's regional non-profit Pollution Prevention (P2) center for research and technical assistance.

The Pollution Prevention Roundtable Topic Hubs is hosted at PPRC. These pages offer business-specific source-control techniques, as well as articles on Pollution Prevention issues from a national network of non-profit technical assistance centers.

Safer Choice is an EPA labeling program that helps consumers and business purchasers choose cleaning and other products that are safer for humans and the environment.

EnviroStars is a program that certifies businesses adopting environmentally responsible practices in Washington.


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