Pollution prevention

Protect the environment the most effective way possible: prevent the creation of pollution in the first place.

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Pollution prevention basics

Learn all about pollution prevention (P2) and the benefits of practicing it.

Pollution prevention techniques

Learn about the seven common pollution prevention techniques and discover how to practice them.

Pollution prevention tools and tips

Discover resources that can help you prevent pollution at home and at work.

Pollution prevention in practice

See how Canadian facilities are preventing pollution.

Search for pollution prevention resources

Find resources that can help you protect the environment.

Pollution prevention planning

Learn how to plan to eliminate or reduce pollution at the source.

Pollution prevention planning notices

Get reporting information, and learn about P2 notices and their effectiveness.

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