The New York State Pollution Prevention Institute (NYSP2I) is a trusted resource for organizations across the state seeking cost-effective strategies for realizing new levels of efficiency and minimizing their impacts on the environment. Its team of engineers and researchers collaborate with the decision-makers—small business owners, manufacturers, community leaders, and municipalities—working to make New York State a national model for sustainability, waste-reduction, and pollution prevention.


NYS Pollution Prevention Institute

111 Lomb Memorial Drive, Building 78, Room 2000, Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 475-7237

NYSP2I is sponsored by New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) through the Environmental Protection Fund and led by the Golisano Institute of Sustainability (GIS) at Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). It is a collaboration of five research universities and manufacturing extension partnerships (MEPs) across the Empire State – offering the resources, and solutions organizations need to manage their impacts through prevention, donation, and recycling.