ERIC Number: ED119952
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Energy in Solid Waste: A Citizen Guide to Saving.
Citizens Advisory Committee on Environmental Quality.
This booklet contains information for citizens on solid wastes. It discusses the possible energy available in combustible and noncombustible trash. It suggests how citizens can reduce waste at home through discriminating buying practices and through recycling and reuse of resources. Recommendations are given for community action along with state and federal responsibilities in resource use. The appendices also include a checklist for the home and community and a glossary of solid waste terms. (MR)
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Consumer Education, Energy, Environmental Education, Home Management, Natural Resources, Recycling, Waste Disposal, Wastes
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 (Stock Number 4000-00319, $1.25; a 25% discount is allowed on orders of 100 or more copies delivered to one address)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Citizens Advisory Committee on Environmental Quality.