Every business generates waste. Taking steps to reduce waste or pollution can lead to cost savings, improved worker safety, and reduced liability. And, if the waste you are eliminating or reducing is regulated under state or federal law—and your reductions are significant enough—you might be able to avoid costly permits and government approvals.
Just like worker safety and customer satisfaction, a little time and effort can go a long way. We’re here to help. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency provides assistance to Minnesota businesses in several ways.
Minnesota RETAP provides technical assistance using retired engineers, scientists, and managers, each with 30 to 40 years of professional experience in a variety of engineering and other professional specialties.