Welcome to the Montana Pollution Prevention Program (MTP2), a program of MSU Extension proudly serving Montana since 1992. 

The MTP2 Program is dedicated to helping the state's small businesses, local governments and citizens use progressive, integrated pollution prevention (P2) strategies to increase productivity, while safeguarding our air, water, land and other natural resources. 

Below are services available to help Montanans meet and exceed regulatory requirements and promote their achievements:

P2  NEWS 

 

 

 

  • Celebrate National Pollution Prevention Week: Sept 18-24, 2017 

Pollution prevention (P2) means reducing or eliminating sources of pollution to prevent damage to the environment while also eliminating the need for costly controls and cleanup.  During Pollution Prevention Week, we congratulate our state partners, industry and citizens - pat yourself on the back for the progress you've made!  https://www.epa.gov/p2week

 

  • EPA's Power Profiler

With just a few clicks of your mouse and a zip code, consumers can see how their individual energy use is affecting the Earth. EPA's Power Profiler calculates how much air pollution results from individual electricity and how to reduce the impact. http://www.epa.gov/cleanenergy/powerprofiler.htm

 

  •  Computers left on at night cost U.S. businesses $1.7 billion

Nearly half of all corporate PCs in the US are not regularly switched off at night, costing US businesses $1.72 billion in energy and causing emissions of 14.4 million tons of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere, according to recently released PC Energy Awareness report.
http://www.greenercomputing.com/news_third.cfm?NewID=35310