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Keywords:
Air quality / Consumer education / Curriculum planning / Energy consumption / Grants in aid / Industry and trade / Materials / Sustainable agriculture / Transportation / Waste management / Water quality


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Consumer Choices
Abstract: CONSUMER EDUCATION: How and why to shop for products and services that protect northern rockies landscapes and rural communitites. See the "Some Questions to Ask While You're Shopping" section near the bottom of the page.
Source: Corporation for the Northern Rockies
URL: http://www.westernsustainabilityexchange.org/

Environmental Education Topics
Abstract: Definition of environmental education with further links, and listing of teacher resources.
Source: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
URL: http://www.ascd.org/portal/site/ascd/menuitem.83fbb9c712d820
dbbfb3ffdb62108a0c/

Household Hazardous Waste
Abstract: CONSUMER EDUCATION/WASTE MANAGEMENT: Description of household hazardous waste (HHW) and options for products, such as paints, cleaners, oils, batteries, and pesticides, that contain potentially hazardous ingredients and require special care when you dispose of them.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/conserve/materials/hhw.htm

How to Buy Sustainable Products
Abstract: CONSUMER EDUCATION: A list of questions to keep in mind and ask yourself when choosing products.
Source: World Wise
URL: http://greenprinters.blogspot.com/2008/01/how-to-buy-sustain
able-products.html

Pack a No-Waste Lunch
Abstract: CONSUMER EDUCATION: Ways to reduce waste by how you pack your lunch, what you pack it with, and what you purchase to eat.
Source: Reduce.org
URL: http://www.reduce.org/school/index.html

Reduce Trash When You Shop
Abstract: CONSUMER EDUCATION: What to think about when you are shopping so you create less waste.
Source: Reduce.org
URL: http://www.reduce.org/shopping/index.html

Taking Action for Climate Change [PDF]
Abstract: AIR QUALITY/CONSUMER EDUCATION: A listing of 31 actions and choices to prevent pollution and related climate changes.
Source: World Wildlife Federation
URL: http://www.biodiversity911.org/climate_change/pdfs/climate_a
ctions.pdf

World Wildlife Fund
Abstract: CONSUMER EDUCATION: This program helps young people understand how their consumer choices connect to the environment and how they can make a difference by buying differently. It also includes an interactive website and on the ground activities.
Source:
URL: http://www.worldwildlife.org/

 


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