In the 1990s there was an explosion of experimental technical assistance programs at the national, state and local levels. These programs were designed to promote compliance (for these firms that need to comply) and pollution prevention. Promoting the adoption of environmentally friendly technologies in small businesses have evolved over the past two decades to begin to explore the effectiveness of these programs from the perspective of small companies.

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2003 Proceedings Fourteenth Annual Conference. Erasmus University. Rottendam, The Netherlands. International Association for Business and Society Note: imported from RIT’s Digital Media Library running on DSpace to RIT Scholar Works in February 2014.

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