ERIC Number: ED469110
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
Green Investment, Green Return: How Practical Conservation Projects Save Millions on America's Campuses.
Eagan, David J.; Keniry, Julian
This report presents examples of exemplary academic institutions that have achieved both a healthy environment and the goal of saving economically. Twenty-three public and private institutions' cost-effective environmental management stories are presented. Institutional size ranges from a few thousand to 40,000 students. Contents include: (1) "Transportation"; (2) "Energy Conservation"; (3) "Water Conservation"; (4) "Dining Services"; (5) "Re-Use"; (6) "Management of Hazardous Chemicals"; (7) "Composting"; and (8) "Recycling." (YDS)
Descriptors: Colleges, Conservation (Environment), Cost Effectiveness, Energy Conservation, Environmental Education, Environmental Influences, Higher Education, Recycling, Transportation, Waste Disposal
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Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Wildlife Federation, Vienna, VA.