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P2RIC Webpage Resources

P2RIC Resources The P2RIC webpage has been updated to easily find resources that are available to P2 professionals, TAPs, and those interested in learning more. We have put together quick links to highlight the resources available through our webpage. P2 InfoHouse A collection of articles, both html and pdf files with more than 50,000 pollution prevention (P2) related publications, fact sheets, case studies and technical reports. Topic Hubs™ Topic Hubs™ are web-based guides to peer-reviewed pollution prevention information. Libguides Search…

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P2RIC Program – P2 Week 2015

In 1997, the EPA created the Pollution Prevention Information Network to deal with the explosion of digital data and access and to help TAPs capture the best peer-reviewed information for business clients. As part of this network, the Pollution Prevention Regional Information Center (P2RIC), at the University of Nebraska in Omaha was created. Since then, P2 Infohouse, an online library begun by the North Carolina program and currently administered by P2RIC, has grown to thousands of documents offering a wealth…

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Finding the P2 Info You Can Use

On May 18, 2015 Laura Barnes (GLRPPR) presented a webinar titled “Sifting Through the Internet to Find the P2 Info You Can Use”. Laura shared tips and resources on searching for pollution prevention information across the web and highlighted resources such as Libguides and P2 InfoHouse. Further Resources: Webinar Video Link Webinar Slides Link LibGuides: http://uiuc.libguides.com/index.php NTIS site: http://www.ntis.gov/ Worldcat: http://www.worldcat.org/ Google Help: https://www.google.com/search/about/features/02 P2 InfoHouse

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EPP Environmentally Preferable Purchasing

P2RIC has been working on environmentally preferable purchasing (EPP) with five local universities. These universities include University Nebraska at Omaha, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Creighton University, College of Saint Mary, and Bellevue University. Read more about this campaign in the 2013-2014 CBA Annual Review: Campaign Promotes Green Office Supplies Photo of Jackie, Graduate Assistant, and the Purchasing Pup

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P2 Week Pollution Prevention: The Clear Choice for Environmental Sustainability

2014 P2 Week Theme: Pollution Prevention: The Clear Choice for Environmental Sustainability Sept 15-21 Pollution Prevention Week begins TODAY! September 15-21, 2014 marks the 21st year of National P2 week. “This week is an opportunity for individuals, businesses, and government to emphasize and highlight their pollution prevention and sustainability activities and achievements, expand current pollution prevention efforts, and commit to new actions.” – National Pollution Prevention Roundtable All week P2RIC will focus on prevention efforts of our four-state EPA region…

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