University of Minnesota
Minnesota Technical Assistance Program
http://www.mntap.umn.edu
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Minnesota Technical Assistance Program

Helping Minnesota businesses develop and implement industry-tailored solutions that prevent pollution at the source, maximize efficient use of resources, and reduce energy use and costs to improve public health and the environment.

2016 Intern Symposium

MnTAP’s 2016 Solutions publication is now available! On August 23, 2016, 14 MnTAP interns presented findings from their summer projects. Find more information about each project here, view the event program, and view the videos to listen to presentations.

Safer Products That Work

The Safer Products that Work project is expanding opportunities for businesses to improve air quality. Project partners help industrial and automotive businesses reduce volatile organic compound (VOC) emissions by identifying alternative degreasing aids. Learn more here. Watch the degreasing webinar here.

Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Generation in WWTP

MnTAP has launched a project to increase energy efficiency (E2) in Minnesota municipal wastewater treatment plants (WWTP). Learn about the WWTP project and click here to complete our contact form.

MnTAP Launches E3 in Industrial Painting Project

MnTAP is conducting a program to bring E3 to Minnesota businesses with painting and coating operations. It’s a program that combines Lean tools with energy and waste assessments to maximize efficiency in all areas and help business be more competitive. A limited number openings are available for this project. Learn more here and Apply Now!

Industry perspectives on the use of plastic additives Webinar

MnTAP recently hosted a webinar highlighting industry perspectives on increasing regulatory and customer pressures surrounding the use of plastic additives, which may be under scrutiny. View the webinar here.

New Waste Website and Resources

MnTAP is excited to launch new solid and organic waste pages to our website. The site contains waste reduction information, resources and tools. Visit the site here.

Helping Minnesota businesses develop and implement industry-tailored solutions that prevent pollution at the source, maximize efficient use of resources, and reduce energy use and costs to improve public health and the environment.

intern symposium