ERIC Number: ED451062
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2000-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Solid Waste Educational Resources and Activities: Let's Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle. [CD-ROM].
Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Solid Waste and Emergency Response.
This contains games, activities, publications, and resources for students and teachers on how to reduce, reuse, recycle, and properly manage waste. It also contains a screen saver featuring runners-up from the Earth Day 2000 art contest. Activities and games include titles such as "Planet Protectors,""Recycle City,""Trash and Climate Change," and "Which Bin Does It Go In"? Publications include "Characterization of Municipal Solid Waste,""Collecting Used Oil for Recycling/Reuse,""Consumer's Handbook for Reducing Solid Waste,""Conducting Environmentally Friendly Meetings,""Handle With Care,""Household Hazardous Waste,""Landfill Booklet," and "Multifamily Recycling." Resource tools include a catalog of waste publications, curriculum for solid waste awareness, a bibliography and glossary, a municipal solid waste handbook, solid waste careers, and a service learning guide. (SAH)
Descriptors: Conservation Education, Curriculum Development, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Optical Data Disks, Publications, Recycling, Resources, Science Activities, Waste Disposal
National Service Center for Environmental Publications, P.O. Box 42419, Cincinnati, OH 45242-2419. Tel: 800-490-9198 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Computer Programs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Solid Waste and Emergency Response.