EPA’s Asbestos Small Business Ombudsman (ASBO) serves as a conduit for small businesses to access EPA; facilitating communications between the small business community and the Agency. The ASBO advocates for small business issues, partners with state Small Business Environmental Assistance Programs (SBEAPs), EPA Regional Small Business Liaisons (RSBLs), small business trade associations, EPA headquarters and regional offices, the Small Business Administration (SBA) and other federal agencies to reach out to the small business community.
Specific ASBO services include:
Joan B. Rogers
EPA Small Business Ombudsman
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20460
Mail Code: 1230T
Paula Hoag, Small Business Ombudsman staff, 202-566-2496
Lillian Harris, Small Business Ombudsman staff, 202-566-1979
Elnora Thompson, Small Business Ombudsman staff, 202-566-1808