The Public Entity EMS Resource (PEER) Center was developed
to serve local government and other public sector organizations seeking
from the environmental and economic benefits of EMS development.
In collaboration with the US EPA, The National PEER Center provides EMS resources
and tools for public agencies.
Current Training Programs
Please see our calendar for more info about our EMS training program beginning in February 2006.
PEER Center Background
Since 1997, EPA has been helping local entities establish EMS that incorporate effective environmental policies and measurable goals for reducing impacts on the environment. In cooperation with the Global Environment and Technology Foundation (GETF), EPA has worked with more than 30 local governments around the country to reduce operating costs, improve their compliance and significantly reduce environmental impacts in the community.
Sustainable Earth Initiative
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