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Although the grant deadline of June 21 has passed, we encourage you to read about our grant programs, contact the TURI staff below and get ready to apply next year. 

Industry Grants

Industry Grants provide funding to qualified Massachusetts manufacturers to implement process modification or modernization opportunities that reduce the use of toxic chemicals. Contact Joy Onasch.

Small Business Grants

Small Business Grants provide funding to qualified small businesses in Massachusetts to change processes or replace toxic chemicals with safer alternatives. Contact Joy Onasch.


Community Grants

Community Grants are available for community organizations and municipal departments to create and promote healthier communities by implementing toxics use reduction projects and educating people about safer alternatives. Contact Felice Kincannon.

Academic Research Grants

Academic Research Grants provide seed funding to UMass faculty and graduate students to conduct research intended to help Massachusetts companies develop solutions for some of the more challenging uses of toxic chemicals. Contact Greg Morose

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Overview of Grant Projects

TURI awarded 14 grants in FY20 to reduce the use of hazardous solvents and other toxic chemicals used across Massachusetts. Read about the grant projects.