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Pollution Prevention


By offering voluntary recognition programs and technical assistance, IDEM promotes pollution prevention activities in businesses and communities throughout the state. Pollution prevention and other environmental stewardship activities, such as recycling and waste management activities, help ensure that Indiana’s environment and economy are sustainable for future generations.

The Pollution Prevention and Recycling Section, within IDEM’s Office of Compliance Support, manages the following voluntary recognition programs:

The Pollution Prevention and Recycling Section also offers technical assistance, coordination, and support for the following programs:

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Quarterly Meeting: April 17th

Hosted by Cummins Columbus Midrange Engine Plant located at 2725 W. 450 South in Columbus, Indiana, this quarter’s Partners meeting will feature the following:

  • Two presentations by Cummins regarding environmental management and sustainability
  • IDEM Regulatory Update
  • Facility tour
  • Free lunch!
  • Register Now!

Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence 2013 Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of the 2013 Governor’s Awards for Environmental Excellence.

Environmental Stewardship Program (ESP) Applications Now Accepted Anytime

ESP applications are now being accepted on a rolling basis instead of during specified application rounds.