Jersey Program for Manufacturing Excellence (NJME)
provides free pollution prevention and energy efficiency
technical support to New Jersey businesses. NJME is part
of the Office of Industrial Productivity and Energy Assessment
(OIPEA) at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey.
OIPEA was established in 1992 as furtherance of the Universities'
commitment to community service by helping industry with
energy, waste, pollution prevention and productivity issues.
Its mission is to provide a range of engineering extension
service to the community through the creation and maintenance
of partnerships among government, business, interest groups
and educational facilities.