Environmental Assistance Center


The Missouri Environmental Assistance Center (MOEAC) is the one-stop resource for pollution prevention and environmental compliance assistance for Missouri small businesses.

P2 Program

The Pollution Prevention (P2) Intern Program recruits and trains upper level engineering students to identify and analyze cost effective opportunities that will reduce energy and environmental costs. The P2 Intern Program has saved Missouri companies more than $1,170,000 in annual operating costs. For more information, see our P2 intern page, or contact the P2 Intern Program at the University of Missouri at 573-882-5011 or moeac@missouri.edu.

Business Going Green

10 ways to green your business in celebration of Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day by increasing your business’ energy efficiency, water conservation, waste reduction, reuse and recycling to benefit the environment and your bottom line

Spring cleaning: 10 simple ways to reduce waste and save money

Spring is a great time to clean — and save some green by going green.

Top 5 reasons to go paperless

Carve out some space for the holidays by going paperless.

Slaying the energy vampires

Stop the feeding … vanquish the energy vampire.

Lighting upgrades: A bright idea for any business

Lighting upgrades can cut 70 percent of your lighting bills and deliver rebates, too.

5 things to look for in a new HVAC system

On average, about 51 percent of commercial building energy costs are related to heating, ventilation and air conditioning. Finding ways to reduce HVAC costs can result in bottom line savings for almost any business.