Open grants and loans
Apply for funds to help assess sites with known or suspected contamination and develop remediation plans.
MPCA is offering approximately $1 million for projects that increase the efficiency or effectiveness of reuse, recycling, or composting programs.
The MPCA has $350,000 available to support climate-planning projects in communities with populations of less than 10,000.
Loans are available to defray the capital costs of installing waste or pollution prevention machinery or equipment.
Zero interest loans help small businesses to purchase equipment to meet or exceed environmental regulations, or to investigate and cleanup contaminated sites.
Clean Water Partnership loans help local units of government fund projects that protect and restore water quality in lakes, streams, and groundwater aquifers.
Apply for funds to help your dry-cleaning business stop using perchloroethylene (perc) in your processes. The chemical will be banned in Minnesota starting in 2026.
Retail establishments can receive a 35% rebate on purchases of lead-free tackle for resale.
Recently closed grants and loans
Grants available to fund planning and assessment activities related to reusing and managing construction and demolition materials.
Apply for funds to help replace refrigeration equipment with new units that use less harmful refrigerant chemicals.