discuss the economics of pollution prevention strategies

Unit VII discusses the economics of pollution prevention strategies. Read the two required articles for the unit, and identify a key economic implication of P2 programs. As the EHS for your organization, briefly describe the steps you might take in presenting this information to the management of your company to convince them to adopt a P2 program. Feel free to include any experiences you have in pollution prevention related to the unit.


Bialowas, Y. D., Sullivan, E. C., & Schneller. (2006). Designing a low-cost pollution prevention plan to pay off at the University of Houston. Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, 56(9), 1320-1324.

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Harrington, D. R. (2013). Effectiveness of state pollution prevention programs and policies. Contemporary Economic Policy, 31(2): 255-278.