Reg Integration Topic Hub - Key Contacts

This section provides a listing of individuals and organizations that you should consult first with your questions on pollution prevention regulatory integration.

For additional assistance, refer to the broader, alphabetical list of contacts in the "Where to Go for Help" section of this Topic Hub.

National Contacts

National Pollution Prevention Roundtable (NPPR):
11 DuPont Circle, NW, Suite 201,Washington, D.C., 20036 USA
Telephone: 202-299-9701; E-mail:
The mission of NPPR is to provide a national forum for promoting the development, implementation, and evaluation of efforts to avoid, eliminate, or reduce pollution at the source. The Pollution Integration and Innovation (P2I2) Workgroup aims to influence proposed and implemented regulatory issues that affect pollution prevention, especially as they affect state and local programs in environmental/regulatory and non-regulatory pollution prevention agencies.

Regional Contacts

Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable (GLRPPR):
One Hazelwood Drive, Champaign, IL 61820 USA
Telephone: 800-407-0261; E-mail:
Ask for: Bob Iverson (Telephone: 217-333-8946; E-mail:
GLRPPR is a professional organization dedicated to promoting information exchange and networking to pollution prevention (P2) professionals in the Great Lakes regions of the United States and Canada. GLRPPR developed and maintains the Regulatory Integration Topic Hub, and provides further information on regulatory integration and other pollution prevention topics of interest in the sector resources section of its web site.

Illinois Environmental Protection Agency Office of Pollution Prevention:
P.O. Box 19276, Springfield, IL 62794-9276 USA
Telephone: 217-782-8700
Ask for: Kevin Greene (Telephone: 217-785-0833; E-mail:, Becky Lockart (Telephone: 217-524-9642; E-mail:, or Chris Puccini (Telephone: 847-294-4000; E-mail:
The mission of the Office of Pollution Prevention (OPP) is to promote pollution prevention (P2) as the preferred strategy for environmental protection. OPP conducts technical assistance and educational outreach to help facilities convert to less polluting raw materials, improve housekeeping practices and increase process efficiency.

Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC):
One Hazelwood Drive, Champaign, IL 61820 USA
Telephone: 217-333-8940
Ask for: Ken Barnes (Telephone: 217-244-9940; E-mail:
ISTC assists Illinois industries, businesses, and citizens to reduce and manage waste. ISTC is a non-regulatory division of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources and is affiliated with the University of Illinois.

Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance (OPPTA):
100 N. Senate Ave., Mail Code 60-04, Indianapolis, IN, 46204-2251 USA
Telephone: 1-800-988-7901; E-mail:
Ask for: Amy Burns (Telephone: 219-881-6720; E-mail:
It is the goal of the Office of Pollution Prevention and Technical Assistance to develop and foster with in the Indiana Department of Environmental Management's environmental protection efforts an emphasis on environmentally and economically sound approaches to achieve environmental results. This includes proactively providing resources for source reduction, re-use and recycling, voluntary compliance and pollution prevention. OPPTA encourages environmental results through various grant opportunities, public recognition awards such as the various "Governor's Awards for Excellence", broad-based educational programs and technical assistance.

Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Environmental Science and Services Division:,1607,7-135-3585_16829---,00.html
P.O. Box 30487, Lansing MI 48909-7857 USA
Telephone: 800-662-9278
Ask for: Marcia Horan (Telephone: 517-373-9122; E-mail: or Richard Alexander (Telephone: 231-775-3960; E-mail:
The Environmental Science and Services Division oversees a range of assistance and information activities. Technical assistance staff members provide pollution prevention/recycling assistance, regulatory compliance, permit coordination, community redevelopment, water and wastewater operator training, and clean air assistance.

Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA):
520 Lafayette Road North, St. Paul, MN 55155-4194 USA
Telephone: 651-296-6300; E-mail:
Ask for: Ray Bissonnette (Telephone: 651-297-8588; E-mail: or Cindy Hilmoe (Telephone: 651-296-7783; E-mail:
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) works to protect Minnesota's environment through monitoring environmental quality and enforcing environmental regulations.

Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP):
University of Minnesota Gateway, 200 Oak St., Suite 350, Minneapolis, MN 55455 USA
Telephone: 612-624-1300
The Minnesota Technical Assistance Program (MnTAP) is an outreach program at the University of Minnesota that helps Minnesota businesses develop and implement industry-tailored solutions that maximize resource efficiency, prevent pollution and reduce costs and energy use.

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Pollution Prevention Unit:
625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-1750 USA
Telephone: 518-402-9469; Fax: 518-402-9168
Ask for: Dennis Lucia (Telephone: 518-402-9469; E-mail:
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) has three main functions: natural resource management, environmental quality protection and the promotion of public health, safety and recreation. DEC protects, improves and conserves the State's land, water, air, fish, wildlife and other resources to enhance the health, safety and welfare of the people and their overall economic and social well-being.

Ohio Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Office of Compliance Assistance and Pollution Prevention (OCAPP):
Lazarus Government Center, 122 S. Front Street, Columbus, OH 43215 USA
Telephone: 614-644-3469; E-mail:
Ask for :David Foulkes (Telephone: 614-644-3118; E-mail:
The Office of Compliance Assistance and Pollution Prevention (OCAPP) provides compliance and pollution prevention assistance on environmental issues related to air, land and water.

Environment Canada Ontario Regional Office:
4905 Dufferin Street, Downsview, Ontario M3H 5T4 Canada
Telephone: 800-668-6767; E-mail:
Ask for: Lori Fryzuk (Telephone: 416-739-5859; E-mail:
Environment Canada is a science-based government department whose goal is to help make sustainable development a reality in Canada.

Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP):
P.O. Box 8772, Harrisburg, PA 17105-8772 USA
Telephone: 717-783-0540
The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection Office of Pollution Prevention and Compliance Assistance has been conducting Pollution Prevention/Energy Efficiency (P2/E2) site visits at businesses and industries across the Commonwealth that are free of charge since 1995.

Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (WDNR) Bureau of Cooperative Environmental Assistance:
101 S. Webster Street, P.O. Box 7921, Madison, WI 53707 USA
Telephone: 608-267-3125; E-mail:
Ask for: Mark McDermid (Telephone: 608-267-3125; E-mail: or Lynn Persson (Telephone: 608-267-3763; E-mail:
The bureau helps businesses and communities develop innovative, flexible programs that exceed current standards for preventing pollution and minimizing waste.


The Topic Hub is a product of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2RX)
The Regulatory Integration Topic Hub was developed by:
Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable
Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable
Hub Last Updated: 06/24/2010