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Youth Education: Reference Library
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Essential Links:

The Consumer's Handbook for Reducing Solid Waste
WASTE MANAGEMENT: Factual information on why and how to reduce solid waste, divided into six subject...

Facts alone can't teach environmental literacy or pollution prevention (P2). They can fuel research and self-discovery. This section contains fact sheets and background information to help users find out more about a topic. It can be used like a reference library to find:

  • background for teachers as they develop programs, and
  • information for student reports and projects.

Resources are cataloged by the Same P2 Subject Areas found in the P2 Curricula and Activities section:

To search for materials you must type in (or cut and paste) a subject area from the list below, into the "Search" box at the top left of this page.

  1. Sustainable Agriculture
  2. Air Quality
  3. Energy Conservation
  4. Waste Management
  5. Industry & Trade
  6. Consumer Education
  7. Transportation
  8. Water Quality

The resources in this section were chosen based on the North American Association for Environmental Education Guidelines for Excellence, which specifies factors like fairness and accuracy, depth, skills building, action orientation, instructional soundness, and usability in the choosing of educational materials.



The Topic Hub™ is a product of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

The Youth Education Topic Hub™ was developed by:

Peaks to Prairies Pollution Prevention Center
Peaks to Prairies Pollution Prevention Center
Contact email: information@peakstoprairies.org

Hub Last Updated: 11/26/2012

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