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Green Chemistry Resources

DEC is providing green chemistry resources to school science teachers who want to reduce the use of toxic and hazardous chemicals in their laboratories. This helps schools save money and reduce risks to students, teachers, school property and the environment. Most links leave the DEC website.

Green Chemistry Resources for Educators

The NYS Pollution Prevention Institute Green Chemistry Modules

The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) is funded by DEC and led by the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). They provide information, resources, and solutions to businesses and communities to help integrate sustainability into their practices. Green Chemistry modules developed by NYSP2I are listed below. All are external PDFs.

Case Studies, Recognition Programs and Professional Development

Chemical Management and Storage Guidelines


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