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Table of Contents
Background and Overview
Operations
Reasons to Change
Environmental Management
Preventing Pollution
Where To Go for Help
Acknowledgements
Complete List of Links

Keywords:
Chemicals / Energy consumption / Environmentally safe products / Golf courses / Hospitatlity Industry / Land use / Life cycle assessment / Management / Pest control / Pollution prevention / Recycling (Waste, etc.) / Ski resorts


Alphabetical Listing of Reference Documents by Title
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Biocycle
Abstract: Monthly composting and organics recycling magazine.
Source: Biocycle
URL: http://www.jgpress.com/

Economic Realities of Recycling
Abstract: Although the article keys on polystyrene, the information presented can help with any recycling program.
Source: Polystyrene Packaging Council
URL: http://www.americanchemistry.com/s_plastics/sec_pfpg.asp?CID
=1422&DID=5214

EPA Waste Wise
Abstract: WasteWise is an EPA program through which organizations eliminate costly municipal solid waste, benefiting their bottom line and the environment. WasteWise allows partners to design their own solid waste reduction programs tailored to their needs
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/wastewise/

Green Hotels Association
Abstract: Professional association committed to encouraging, promoting, and supporting ecological consciousness in the hospitality industry. Focuses on assisting the lodging industry in reducing water and energy use and solid waste generation. Sells items such as low-flow showerheads, faucet aerators, and toilet water diverters.
Source: Green Hotels Association
URL: http://www.greenhotels.com/

Pollution Prevention at Ski Resorts
Abstract: Best management practices for energy and water use, solid and hazardous waste, transportation, purchasing, natural environment and outreach and education with actions to incorporate into daily operations. Includes ratings based on ?Ease of Implementation? and ?Resulting Savings? and data collection templates.
Source: Canadian Centre for Pollution Prevention
URL: http://www.c2p2online.com/main/ns/166/doc/545

Recycling Collection [PDF]
Abstract: Waste Wise tip sheet.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://infohouse.p2ric.org/ref/02/01874.pdf

Restaurant's Guide to Waste Reduction and Recycling Polystyrene
Abstract: Fact sheets on polystyrene, and information on its safety, economy, recyclability, and environmental impact.
Source: Polystyrene Packaging Council
URL: http://www.americanchemistry.com/s_plastics/sec_learning.asp
?SID=6&VID=205&CID=1182&DID=4393&RTID=0&CIDQS

Sustainable Building Sourcebook
Abstract: Main topics of this on-line source book include water, energy, building materials, and solid waste.
Source: Sustainable Sources
URL: http://sustainablesources.com/

Universal Waste Rule
Abstract: In 1995, EPA issued a final rule addressing how ?universal wastes? should be managed. Universal wastes are subject to less stringent management than hazardous wastes and include: batteries, thermostats, lamps, and agricultural pesticides.
Source: Environmental Protection Agency
URL: http://www.epa.gov/EPA-WASTE/1995/May/Day-11/pr-223.html

 


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