Getting at the Source
Strategies For Reducing Municipal Solid Waste

Getting at the Source offers a new approach to identifying and evaluating opportunities for reducing solid waste.

158 pages
8.5 x 11

Taking Out the Trash
A No-Nonsense Guide To Recycling

Taking Out the Trash is a practical and useful guide to how individuals, businesses, and communities can help alleviate America's garbage crisis.

249 pages
6 x 9

Healthy Homes, Healthy Kids
Protecting Your Children From Everyday Environmental Hazards

This comprehensive and authoritative handbook, written by scientists, identifies many hazards that parents tend to overlook. It translates technical, scientific information into an accessible how-to guide to help parents protect children from...

233 pages
6 x 9

Plastics
America's Packaging Dilemma

Plastics explains what plastics are, how they are made, how they are used, and the problems and opportunities they bring.

133 pages
6 x 9

Hazardous Waste from Small Quantity Generators
Strategies And Solutions For Business And Government

Seymour I. Schwartz and Wendy Pratt Cuckovich

Those who remember with outrage the toxic waste nightmares at Love Canal and Times Beach might think nothing of taking their shirts to the neighborhood dry cleaners. But laundries, car maintenance shops, printing and ceramics studios, and other...

282 pages
6 x 9

Recycling and Incineration
Evaluating The Choices

Richard Denison, John Ruston, and Environmental Defense Fund

Recycling and Incineration presents information on the technology, economics, environmental concerns, and legal intricacies behind recycling and incineration programs.

261 pages
6 x 9

The New York Environment Book

The New York Environment Book offers an in-depth analysis of New York City's environment.

287 pages
6 x 9

Fighting Toxics
A Manual for Protecting your Family, Community, and Workplace

National Toxics Campaign; Edited by Gary Cohen and John O'Connor; Foreword by Barry Commoner

Fighting Toxics is a step-by-step guide illustrating how to investigate the toxic hazards that may exist in your community, how to determine the risks they pose to your health, and how to launch an effective campaign to eliminate them.

363 pages
6 x 9

Rush to Burn
Solving America's Garbage Crisis?

One day in March 1987, a barge from Islip, Long Island was evicted from Morehead City, North Carolina, after trying to unload the mountains of trash on its decks. More than five months from the time it began its trip, the unwelcome barge, and it'...

281 pages
6 x 9

Economics And Biological Diversity
Developing And Using Economic Incentives To Conserve Biological Resourcces

256 pages
6.2 x 9.2

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