Some things to do in your own community:
Compost at home and school
Grow your own food!
Buy products with less packaging'
Visit your local recycling facility
Volunteer with friends and family
Investigate a local waste issue for a school project
- EPA Student Center (www.epa.gov/students)
- Students: Basic Facts About Waste (www.epa.gov/wastes/education/student_facts.htm)
- Kids Science Challenge (www.kidsciencechallenge.com)
- EPA's Wastes website (www.epa.gov/wastes)
- Earth's 911
Information on recycling and other environmental resources in your community (also available by phone at 1-800-CLEANUP)