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Table of Contents
Background and Overview
Reasons to Measure Environmental Performance
Developing a Measurement System
Opportunities
Calculators and Tools
Where To Go for P2 Help
Complete List of Links

Keywords:
Air monitoring / Air quality / Air quality management / Annual reports / Auditing / Benchmarking (Management) / Chemical tracking / Compliance / Cost savings / Economic analysis / Efficiency / Emissions / Energy consumption / Environmental health / Environmental management / Environmental modeling / Environmental monitoring / Greenhouse gases / Incentives / Life cycle assessment / Materials / Measurement / Quality / Recycling (Waste, etc.) / Reporting / Risk assessment / Risk communication / Risk factors / Safety measures / Toxicity / Waste / Waste management / Water quality


Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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Air Quality Index (AQI) - AIRNow
Abstract: The index tells how clean the air is across the U.S., and whether it will affect health. The EPA, state, and local agencies work together to report current and forecast conditions for ozone and particle pollution.
Source: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/airnow/

National P2 Results Data System
Abstract: P2Rx centers all offer regional modules to record pollution prevention activity and outcome measures. The goal is to provide an efficient and effective way for analyzing and presenting results of P2 efforts for regions and the entire country.
Source: The Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange
URL: http://www.p2rx.org/measurement/

P2 Measurement Tools - Methodologies Report [PDF]
Abstract: Describes objective various P2 Measurement Tools used by state, local and tribal governments, and academia. Addresses aspects of P2 results measurement dealing with data collection tools, data calculators, and data management systems.
Source: National Pollution Prevention Roundtable
URL: http://www.p2.org/wp-content/uploads/p2-measurement-tools-fi
nal-draft_0809.pdf

Puget Sound's Air Quality Index
Abstract: Based on the National Pollution Standards Index system, this Index provides daily status of air quality in the Puget Sound region.
Source: Puget Sound Clean Air Agency
URL: http://www.pscleanair.org/airq/aqi.aspx

 


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