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Publication NamePublication Description
Be Waste Aware: Waste Reduction Resources and Tools for Students (PDF) (2pp)
Helps you learn more about municipal and solid waste, also known as trash or garbage.
EPA 530-F-03-056
November 2003
Fact Sheet, 2 pages
Chemicals in Schools – Community Partners,
What the community can do to help develop a school chemical cleanout program.
EPA 530-F-05-016
April 2006
Brochure; 6 pages
Chemicals in Schools – K-12 Schools,
Helping schools develop a chemical cleanout and prevention program.
EPA 530-F-05-012
April 2006
Brochure; 6 pages
Climate Change and Waste: Reducing Waste Can Make a Difference
What is the greenhouse effect and measuring benefits of waste reduction.
EPA 530-E-03-002
March 2003
Folder with inserts
Facility Response Planning- Compliance Assistance Guide, To help owners and operators of facilities that store or use oil better understand the Federal Oil Pollution Prevention regulation.EPA 540-K-02-003d
August 2002
Guide; 18 pages
Facility Response Planning – EPA Region 10
Compliance Assistance Guide
EPA 910-K-07-001
June 2007
Booklet, 18 pages
Healthcare Environmental Assistance Resources
Pollution Prevention and Compliance Assistance for Healthcare Facilities
EPA 625-C-06-006
Innovative Uses of Compost: Erosion Control, Turf Remediation, and Landscaping
Using compost technology to control erosion and in landscaping activities
EPA 530-F-97-043
October 1997
Fact Sheet; 8 pages
Innovative Uses of Compost: Reforestation, Wetlands Restoration, and Habitat Revitalization
Compost, as highly organic matter, can be used in forests, wetlands, and other natural habitats.
EPA 530-F-97-046
October 1997
Fact Sheet; 4 pages
Introduction to Hard Rock Mining CD
Information, images, and resources about mining related activities including phases of mine development and environmental challenges.
EPA 530-C-97-005
Lead-Contaminated Soil - Residential Real Estate Transaction Disclosure Requirements
Information for owners, landlords and sellers, buyers and renters and real estate agents.
EPA 910-K-05-002
August 2005
Brochure, 5 pages
Let's Go Green Shopping
Everything you buy affects the environment, but some choices are better than others.
EPA 530-K-04-003
Brochure, 8 pages
Managing Your Hazardous Waste
A Guide for Small Businesses
EPA 530-K-01-005
July 2002
Booklet; 28 pages
Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Manual
Provides a wealth of information on a variety of traditional and new on onsite system siting, design, installation, maintenance, and replacement. Also available on CD
February 2002
Manual; 407 pages
Onsite Wastewater Treatment Systems Manual (CD ROM)
Extensive Volume
EPA 625-C-02-017
Report, 336 pages
Process Design Manual – Land Treatment of Municipal Wastewater Effluents
Design criteria and supporting information for planning, design, construction and operation of land treatment systems. Includes CD ROM.
EPA 625-R-06-016
September 2006
Manual; 181 Pages
RCRA Orientation Manual
This updated manual provides introductory information on the solid and hazardous waste management under the Resource and Conservation Act (RCRA).
EPA 530-R-06-003
March, 2006
Manual; 243 pages
Reducing Waste When You Travel: Making Environmental Choices
Whether your traveling for business or pleasure, you can do a few simple things that will reduce your waste, conserve resources, and minimize the overall environmental impact of your visit.
EPA 530-F-04-019
Fact Sheet, 4 pages
The Power of Change
Protecting the environment for the next generation
EPA 530-E-04-001
April 2004
Understanding Oil Spills and Oil Spill Response
Outlines what oil spills are, their potential effects on the environment, how they are cleaned up, and how various agencies prepare for spills before they happen.
EPA 540-K-93-003
October 1993
Booklet; 47 pages
You Dump It, You Drink It.
Recycle used motor oil.
EPA 530-F-02-027
2003, Brochure; 4 pages
Your Life, Your World, Your Choices - (Middle School Kit)
This kit shows you how to: Conserve resources, Reduce waste, Reuse products, Recycle.
EPA 530-E-03-001
February 2003
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