Pollution prevention (P2) is any activity that reduces or eliminates the creation of pollutants or waste at the source. DEQ is committed to encouraging Idahoans, businesses, and communities to adopt practices that prevent or reduce the generation of hazardous and solid waste, air pollutants, wastewater, and other forms of waste.
Help us understand the barriers Idaho businesses may face when switching to less volatile and toxic solvents. Take the solvent survey.
Learn about how DEQ’s P2 efforts and discover how you can help prevent pollution.