PPAB assistance committee

Committee Overview

The Pollution Prevention Advisory Board is advised by its Assistance Committee in regards to awarding grants and rebates from the RREO Fund. Key responsibilities of the committee include:

  • Make recommendations to the board in connection with the awarding of grants from the RREO grant fund. 
  • Serve as grant monitor for several grant projects. This includes reading and commenting on project reports and attending site visits as needed. 
  • Make recommendations to the board on the formula created for paying rebates to entities that recycle certain commodities.
  • Make recommendations to the board, as requested, on policy matters related to sustainable resource and discarded materials management.

Accepting applications

We are currently accepting applications for new Pollution Prevention Advisory Board Assistance Committee (PPABAC) members. The open positions are:

  • Rural Municipality
  • For profit organizations
  • Nonprofit organizations

If you would like to join this important group, please complete the PPABAC application form. Applications will be accepted through August 27, 2021. If you have any questions about the board or its duties, please contact Megan Vinet at megan.vinet@state.co.us.

Upcoming meetings


The Pollution Prevention Advisory Board Assistance Committee typically meets on the second Tuesday of each month at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, 4300 Cherry Creek Drive South, Denver. Meetings are held from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Due to precautions to limit the spread of COVID-19, the committee will meet virtually, on the second Tuesday of each month, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. for the foreseeable future.  Please contact the numbers listed below for details. 



Upcoming meeting information:



Meeting minutes

Only the previous six months of committee meeting minutes will be posted. If you wish to receive a copy of the past minutes, please contact us.