Publications Available Upon Request
Additional resources such as CD-ROMs and downloadable publications.
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Based on information developed through workshops conducted by KPPC and sponsored by the U.S. EPA, this manual focuses on the concept of Environmentally Preferred Purchasing (EPP) - the practice of buying products that have a lesser or reduced effect on human health and the environment. This CD-ROM includes an Adobe Acrobat PDF version of the training manual used at these workshops as well as several interactive exercises that can help you learn the benefits of an EPP program at your business or organization.
This how-to guide emerged from the review of various green partnership models from around the country and more particularly from the creation of such partnerships in Kentucky's two largest urban areas, Louisville and Lexington. It describes in a detailed, practical way how public institutions can partner with one another to implement green practices. Through intensive review of the green partnership process in both Louisville and Lexington, it shows what can be accomplished, outlines successful partnering structures, and points out potential problems and how to overcome them.
This guide provides information to help organizations get P2 programs started or to re-evaluate existing P2 programs. It presents an alternative method for working on P2 projects and four approaches to implementing a P2 program in an organization. This guide is intended to spark some ideas and provide tools that can be used to successfully complete an organization's P2 mission. It is not a one-size-fits-all formula for starting or improving a P2 Program.
Health Care Guide to Pollution Prevention Implementation through Environmental Management Systems (Available only in PDF format)
KPPC has worked with the U.S. EPA and hospital administrators from across the country to revise this Health Care Guide to Pollution Prevention Implementation through Environmental Management Systems.
Download a PDF version of the Health Care Guide. [3.26 MB PDF]
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