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Toxic Pollution Prevention Act (Illinois)

Eligibility 
Commercial
Construction
Industrial
Utility
Savings Category 
Photovoltaics
Program Info
State 
Illinois
Program Type 
Environmental Regulations
Provider 
Illinois EPA

It is the purpose of this Act to reduce the disposal and release of toxic substances which may have adverse and serious health and environmental effects, to promote toxic pollution prevention as the preferred means for achieving compliance with environmental laws and regulations, to establish State programs that provide high-level attention to toxic pollution prevention policy initiatives, to integrate existing regulatory programs to promote toxic pollution prevention, and to stimulate toxic pollution prevention strategies by industry. The article establishes a Toxic Pollution Prevention Program, Assistance Program and Innovation Plan.