2015 Fall


2015 Fall Region 7 Pollution Prevention Roundtable

R7P2 Roundtable Agenda with Presentations

Slides are available below for Program Report Outs, training, and presentations.


Program Updates

View the Region 7 program updates to learn about the current year projects, leveraging resources, and future projects. Webinar recording is also available for viewing.

Webinar Recording: Fall R7P2 Roundtable Program Report Outs (begin at 19 minutes)

EPA Region 7 Report Out
P2RIC Report Out
UNL Report Out
Iowa DNR Report Out
KDHE Report Out
KSU PPI Report Out

Toxics Release Inventory (TRI) Training

View the TRI – P2 Dialogue on P2 Data Uses discussed at the Roundtable meeting. Presentation included background on TRI reporting with recent addition of P2 reporting, food processing (food processors) in Region 7 facility level performance, and finding facilities/communities active in P2.

Webinar Recording: TRI Training(begin at 2 minutes)

TRI P2 tool training

National-Scale Air Toxics Assessments (NATA) Data

View the NATA presentation and preview of new features of NATA Data. Looks at value of NATA county-level data to help target P2 assistance.

NATA-2011 presentation SBEAP

Ground Level Ozone Update

View an update on the new ozone standard that impacts Region 7 and the implementation timeline. Presentations and discussion were in panel format. Panelists included members of EPA, MARC, City of Omaha, and City of Wichita (AQITF).

Webinar Recording: Ground Level Ozone Update

Ozone Panel Resources 2015
Ozone NAAQS 2015
Omaha Ozone Advance Program
Wichita’s Ozone Advance Program

State EPA Dialogue Update

Webinar Recording: State EPA Dialogue (also includes Zero Waste presentation at 42 min. mark)

State EPA Dialog 2

Zero Waste

View presentations on zero waste presented by speakers Michele Boney from West Liberty Foods (IA) and Chris Funk from WasteCap NE. Presentations discussed definitions and resources provided for Zero Waste/Zero Landfill and highlighted efforts in industry and community based case studies that have achieved zero waste certification.

Webinar Recording: Zero Waste (begin at 42 min. mark)

Zero Waste References
Landfill Free West Liberty Foods
Net Zero Fact Sheet

Fall 2015 R7P2 post meeting survey results

EPA Letter