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Publication NamePublication Description
Adventures of the Garbage Gremlin
Recycling (Waste, etc.) ; Juvenile literature ; School recycling programs ; Refuse collection ; Refuse and refuse disposal
EPA 530-SW-90-024
Coloring book, 15 pages
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
Case of the Broken Loop
Planet Protectors Club, activity booklet, students in grades 4-5 follow the detective through word scrambles, a crossword puzzle, and matching games to learn about reducing waste.
EPA 530-K-98-002
Booklet, 9 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
Follow That Trail!
Planet Protectors Club activity booklet for grades K-3, students follow the trail through a maze, a rebus, and other fun activities to find out where bottles and cans go after they are recycled.
EPA 530-K-98-001
Activity Book
Go Recycle
Grades 2-4
WA Department of Ecology
Coloring Sheet; 1 page
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
Is This Tank Under Your Town?
Underground storage tanks
EPA 530-UST-90-002
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
Life Cycle of a CD or DVD
Colorful activity poster explains how they are made and how we can reduce their impact on the environment
EPA 530-H-03-002
April 2003
Poster, 2 sided
Life Cycle of a Cell Phone
Colorful activity poster shows how cell phones are made and what happens when we throw them away
EPA 530-H-04-002
August 2004
Poster, 2 sided
Life Cycle of a Soccer Ball
Activity poster tells how soccer balls are made and what happens when you're finished playing with them.
EPA 530-H-05-001
November 2005
Poster, 2 sided
Nature's Recyclers
Hey kids, did you know that nature has its own clean-up crew and recycling staff?
WI Dept. of Natural Resources/USEPA Region 5
Coloring Book, 16 pages
Pack A Waste-Free Lunch
Colorful activity poster explains why and how to pack a waste-free lunch.
EPA 530-H-05-002
January 2006
Planet Protectors Create Less Waste in the First Place!
Planet Protectors Club, grades K-3 can color the pictures in this booklet providing tips on how to keep an old jelly jar out of the trash.
EPA 530-K-99-006
Activity Book, 9 pages
The Power of Change
Protecting the environment for the next generation
EPA 530-E-04-001
April 2004
Los Protectores del Planeta Generan Menos Desechos Desde Un Principio! (Planet Protectors Create Less Waste in the 1st Place)
Spanish activity book
EPA 530-K-99-006S
August 2000
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
Reduce, Reusa, Recicla (Wildwood Babes)
Grades 2-6 Learn how reducing, reusing, and recycling can help you, your community, and the environment by saving money, energy, and natural resources.
Fascination With Imagination,Inc.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Grades 2-6
WA DOE/EPA Region 10 KCB-203
Coloring Poster, 1 page
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
Sigue El Rastro! (Follow That Trail)
Planet Protectors Club Activity Book
EPA 530-K-98-001S
Booklet, 8 pages
Trash and Climate Change
Planet Protectors Club activity booklet, Children in grades 4-5 learn about the effects of reducing, reusing, and recycling waste on climate change.
EPA 530-K-00-001
Activity Booklet, 10 pages.
Trash and Climate Change: Play the game and make the connectionEPA 530-K-00-001A
September 2002
Game sheet – 2 sides
Tribal Decision-Maker’s Guide to Solid Waste Management
Provides a variety of options and technical assistance solutions to help tribes and Alaskan Native villages protect their environment and the health of their members.
EPA 530-R-03-013
November 2003
Book, 107 pages
Tribal Leaders are Key to Reducing Backyard Burning
Providing and promoting safer waste management alternatives is essential to reducing backyard burning.
EPA 530-F-03-016
August 2003
Brochure, 6 pages
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
Vayamos de compras Verdes (Let's Go Green Shopping)
Todo lo que compras tiene efectos en el medio ambiente, pero algunas elecciones son mejores que otras.
EPA 530-K-04-003S
Booklet, 8 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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