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Environmental Solutions Program

We provide environmental information relevant to your small business.

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Find out where the $5.3 million will be used.

Being diligent about your small business’s environmental footprint can
save you time and money in the long run

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Idaho DEQ’s Clean Air Zone Program

Idaho DEQ Pollution Prevention Coordinator is Ben Jarvis (208) 373-0146 ben.jarvis@deq.idaho.gov

Are you up for the challenge to improve indoor air quality during fire season? Your idea could win up to $10,000.

Cleaner Indoor Air During Wildfires Challenge

  • innovative ideas to reduce particulate air pollutants in homes
    • assuming a room of at least 150 square feet with eight-foot ceilings
    • greater than 80% reduction in PM2.5 concentration within one hour
  • low cost, under $100
  • quiet, less than 45 decibels
  • be able to operate for weeks.
  • no box fans with filter attachments
  • must be real world practical

The deadline is May 17, 2021.

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Can your shop file for an exemption from NESHAP 6H?

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Taking time to consider government regulations or pollution reduction techniques is rarely front of mind to the busy business owner.  But here at the Idaho SBDC we recommend you schedule some time for an environmental wellness check, just as you would time to do your taxes.

Idaho DEQ Woodstove Programs

Statewide tax deduction and five regional woodstove changeout programs.

DERA School Bus rebates

EPA is NOW accepting applications for school bus rebates to replace old diesel buses.

https://www.epa.gov/dera/rebates

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“Most of our clients come to us after they have already been identified as out of compliance with environmental regulations. This can be really disruptive to their day-to-day operations. A main focus for us is to find those new businesses or those operating out of compliance so they can get ahead of a notice of violation. Our free & confidential services can provide knowledge and peace of mind to business owners.”

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~ Belinda Breidenbach, Environment
Assistance Coordinator

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