State P2 Programs

Utah Department of Environmental Quality
Pollution Prevention Program
PO Box 144810, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4810
Phone: 801-536-4477, Fax: 801-536-0061
Contact: Sonja Wallace, Pollution Prevention Coordinator, e-mail:

The Utah Pollution Prevention Program provides compliance and technical assistance, training and educational opportunities to citizens and businesses in Utah. They also offer a pollution prevention awards program. Industry expertise includes but is not limited to: agriculture, air quality, auto repair, autobody, dry cleaning, energy conservation, local government, manufacturing, metal finishing, mining, painting, printing, wastewater treatment, and water quality.

Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP)

Utah MEP at UVSC
800 W. 1200 South FB-110, Orem, UT 84058-5999
Phone: 801/222-7221, Fax: 801/765-9739
Contact: David Sorenson, Executive Director, e-mail:

MEP is a not-for-profit manufacturing consulting group that leverages resources to deliver world-class solutions. Our mission is to raise the level of competitiveness and profitablility of Utah's manufacturers.

R. Ryan Dupont, Professor, e-mail:
Utah Environmental Resource Network, 8200 Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-8200
Phone: 435/797-3227, Fax: 435/563-9134

James Bliss, Senior Project Engineer, e-mail:
WSU 1807 University Circle, Ogden, UT 84408-1807
Phone: 801/626-7540, Fax: 801/626-6987

Rick Orr, Senior Project Engineer, e-mail:
Phone: 801/626-7514, Fax: 801/698-0379
Roland Sutton, Project Engineer, e-mail:
Phone: 435/652-7753, Fax: 435/673-1388
1807 University Circle, Ogden, UT 84408-1807

Dennis Gardner, Senior Project Engineer, e-mail:
186 E. Main Street Suite 102, Sandy, UT 84070
Phone: 801/561-4014, Fax: 801/566-7092

Mark Romney, Senior Project Engineer, e-mail:
Michael Talbot, Senior Project Engineer, e-mail:
SLCC 1623 S. State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801/957-3489

John Lincoln, Regulatory Affairs, e-mail:
P. O. Box 154, Tooele, UT 84074
Phone: 435/882-4655, Fax: 435/882-4669

James Palmer, Senior Project Engineer, e-mail:
6885 S. Redwood Road #112, West Jordan, UT 84084
Phone: 801/957-4435, Fax: 801/915-7571

Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Salt Lake Community College
1623 S. State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801/957-3480, Fax: 801/957-3489
Contact: Mike Finnerty, State Director, e-mail:

The SBDC Program is designed to deliver up-to-date counseling, training and technical assistance in all aspects of small business management. SBDC services include, but are not limited to, assisting small businesses with financial, marketing, production, organization, engineering and technical problems and feasibility studies. Special SBDC programs and economic development activities include international trade assistance, technical assistance, procurement assistance, venture capital formation and rural development.

College of Eastern Utah
639 West 100 South Blanding, UT 84511
Phone: 435/678-2201, x177, Fax: 435/678-2220
Contact: Bill Olderog, Director, e-mail:

Dixie College
225 South 700 East, St. George, UT 84770
Phone: 435/652-7751, Fax: 435/652-7870
Contact: Jill Ellis, Director, e-mail:

Moab Higher Education Center
125 West 200 South, Moab, UT 84532
Phone: 435/259-3622
Contact: Brian DuBoff, Director, e-mail:

Salt Lake Community College
1623 S. State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
Phone: 801/957-3480, Fax: 801/957-3489
Contact: Pamela Hunt, Director, e-mail:

Salt Lake Community College
8811 South 700 East, Sandy, UT 84070
Phone: 801/255-5878, Fax: 801/255-6393
Contact: Sandy Bartlet, Director

Snow College
345 West 100 North Ephraim, UT 84627
Phone: 435/283-7372, Fax: 435/283-6913
Contact: Russell Johnson, Director, e-mail:

South Eastern Utah AOG
P.O. Box 1106, Price, UT 84501
Phone: 435/637-5444, Fax: 435/637-7336
Contact: Jeri Hamilton, Director, e-mail:

Southern Utah University
351 West Center Cedar City, UT 84720
Phone: 435/586-5400, Fax: 435/586-5493
Contact: Derek Snow, Director,e-mail:

Utah State University
East Campus Building, Room 24, Logan, UT 84322-8330
Phone: 435/797-2277, Fax: 435/797-3317
Contact: Franklin Prante, Director, e-mail:

Utah State University Extension Office
1680 West Highway 40, Vernal, UT 84078
Phone: 435/789-6100, Fax: 435/789-3916
Contact: Mark Holmes, Director, e-mail:

Utah Valley State College
800 West 1200 South, Orem, UT 84058
Phone: 801/222-8230, Fax: 801/225-1229
Contact: Charles Cozzens, Director, e-mail:

Weber State University
College of Business & Economics, Ogden, UT 84408
Phone: 801/626-7232, Fax: 801/626-7423
Contact: Bruce Davis, Director, e-mail:

Small Business Administration (SBA)

Utah District Office, Small Business Administration
125 South State Street, Salt Lake City, UT 84138
Phone: 801/524-5800, Fax: 801/524-4160
Contact: Stan Nakano, District Director

The U.S. Small Business Administration, established in 1953, provides financial, technical and management assistance to help Americans start, run, and grow their businesses. With a portfolio of business loans, loan guarantees and disaster loans worth more than $45 billion, in addition to a venture capital portfolio of $13 billion, SBA is the nation's largest single financial backer of small businesses. Last year, the SBA offered management and technical assistance to more than one million small business owners. The SBA also plays a major role in the government's disaster relief efforts by making low-interest recovery loans to both homeowners and businesses. The US SBA is dedicated to providing customer-oriented, full-service programs and accurate, timely information to the entrepreneurial community.

Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)

Utah Small Business Assistance Program (SBAP)
Utah Department of Environmental Quality
PO Box 144820, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-4820
Renette Anderson, Ombudsman, e-mail:
Phone: 801/536-4479
Ron Reece, Technical Assistance Engineer, e-mail:
Phone: 801/536-4091, 800-447-2827

SBAPs have been established in each state to help small businesses comply with requirements of the 1990 Clean Air Act Amendments. Small businesses affected include but are not limited to: agricultural chemical applicators, asphalt manufacturers and applicators, auto body shops, bakeries, dry cleaners, foundries, furniture manufacture and repair, gasoline service stations, general contractors, hospitals, lumber mills, metal finishers, newspapers, pest control operators, photo finishing labs, print shops, service and repair, and wood finishers. Technical assistance offered includes: informing businesses of applicable Clean Air Act requirements and helping them deal with specific technical, administrative and compliance problems; disseminating up-to-date information about the Clean Air Act; and referring businesses to environmental auditors who can help them evaluate a company's work practices, monitoring procedures, and record-keeping.


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