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View Resource 1996 protocol to Convention on Prevention of Marine Pollution by Dumping of Wastes : message from the President of the United States transmitting 1996 protocol to the Convention on the Prevention of M

This treaty strengthens protection of marine environments from dumping of waste.

http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc31108/
View Resource ATEEC Environmental & Energy Resources for Teachers

The ATEEC store provides a variety of downloadable documents -- many of them free -- for both community college faculty and K-12 teachers, These lesson plans, curricula, instructional materials,...

http://ateec.org/slide-post/over-300-free-downloads/
View Resource Brownfields in a Box

The Brownfields in a Box simulation includes: Brownfields scenario Anyplace, USA map Role-play activity The Nahant Marsh case study includes: Interactive panoramas Marsh life...

http://ateec.org/brownfields-in-a-box/
View Resource Brownfields Redevelopment Program

The FDEP Brownfields GeoViewer mapping tool can locate and display state-designated Brownfield areas and sites with signed rehabilitation agreements, and to help determine if those areas fall within...

http://www.dep.state.fl.us/waste/categories/brownfields/defa...
View Resource Brownfields Toolbox

The purpose of this Brownfields ToolBox is to provide members of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) Brownfields Initiative communities with the knowledge and tools necessary to...

http://www.brownfields-toolbox.org/index.php
View Resource Civilian Radioactive Waste Management

Safe handling and disposal of spent nuclear fuel: Yucca Mountain is the site of America's first planned repository for spent nuclear fuel rods and solidified high-level radioactive waste. The...

http://www.energy.gov/environment/ocrwm.htm
View Resource Eight Great Myths About Waste Disposal

This PERC article, available on the Heartland Institute's website, identifies common misconceptions regarding non-hazardous waste disposal.

http://www.heartland.org/Article.cfm?artId=13107
View Resource How Landfills Work

Excellent site that contains step-by-step information about the development, use, daily operations and long-term status of landfills. Pictures and graphics help understand the process.

http://people.howstuffworks.com/landfill.htm
View Resource Illinois Commodity/Waste Generation and Characterization Study

This study was conducted to find ways to reduce waste and increase recycling and composting in Illinois. The report contains data on the composition of residential and commercial waste from around...

http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc28508/
View Resource Iowa Waste Reduction Center

The University of Northern Iowa based program provides environmental regulation compliance assistance for small businesses.

http://www.iwrc.org/
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