Impact of Voluntary Programs on Polluting Behavior: Evidence from pollution prevention programs and toxic releases, The

URL: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/239806770_The_Impact_of_Voluntary_Programs_on_Polluting_Behavior Evidence from_Pollution_Prevention_Programs_and_Toxic_Releases

Reports on the impacts of pollution prevention (P2) programs on toxic pollution.


Six program types were identified: technical assistance, educational outreach, grants, awards, filing fees, and non-reporting penalties. filing fees lead Filing fees led to a significant (22%) increase in reported releases whereas non-reporting penalties lead to a significant (23%) decrease in reported releases. Technical assistance programs led to significant (20%) reductions in facility level releases.

Topics: Environment:, Pollution prevention
Location: US
Resource Type: strategies and interventions
Publisher: Brandeis University
Date Last Updated: 2021-08-27 15:24:03

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