ERIC Number: ED146020
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Recycling: Establishing a Citizen-Sponsored Reclamation Center.
Keep America Beautiful, Inc., New York, NY.
This booklet applies the Clean Community System (CCS) of Keep America Beautiful, Inc. to the development of citizen-sponsored recycling projects. Six initial steps in establishing a reclamation center are given and include information gathering, market analysis, legal requirements, and site location. Suggestions are included for recruiting staff at the center, involving the media, and handling the recyclable materials. There are two appendices to the booklet. One is a sample information sheet that can be duplicated and distributed or used as a media release sheet. The second appendix is a sample contract. A list of resources is also included. (MA)
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Conservation Education, Conservation (Environment), Environmental Education, Natural Resources, Pollution, Public Affairs Education, Recycling, Resource Materials, Waste Disposal
Keep America Beautiful, Inc., 99 Park Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10016 ($1.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Keep America Beautiful, Inc., New York, NY.