• WASTE MANAGEMENT
     
    1. Introduction
     
            a. Trash Audit Activity
     
            b. Average American: www.epa.gov/osw/wycd/catbook/what.htm
     
     
    2. Waste Management Methods
     
             a. The Rotten Truth Timeline
                       - In what ways is waste production problematic for a community?
                       - What factors have contributed to a rise in the amount of waste created?
                       - How has the disposal of waste changed over the years since the 1700s?
     
             b. Where Does Our Waste Go?
                       - Virtual Tours: Composting, Landfill, Recycling
                       - How much trash goes to each? www.calvert-henderson.com/enviro-waste.htm
     
             c. Methods Research and Ignite Presentations
                       - Resources to get started
                                www.epa.gov/osw/index.htm

                    https://secure2.convio.net/kab/site/SPageServer?pagename=garbage_basics 

                    www.earth911.org
           - What's an Ignite presentation?  http://ignite.oreilly.com
     
     
    3. Waste Reduction (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle)
     
              a. Source Reduction Letter
     
              b. Reuse It Challenge
     
              c. Can It Be Recycled Activity
     
              d. Family Recycling Guide and Plan
     
     
     
Last Modified on August 20, 2010