Seven tons of pollutants are no longer in Minnesota's atmosphere.
Put another way, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency's (MPCA) partnership with small businesses has taken the equivalent of 13-thousand cans of spray paint out of the air.
And they've even helped pay for the retooling, distributing about $500,000 dollars in grants from the 2014 Minnesota legislature.
Eric David has the details.
More information on the Small Business Environmental Assistance Program is available here.