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Adventures of the Garbage Gremlin: Recycle and Combat a Life of Grime (Comic Book)
Analysis of Composting as an Environmental Remediation Technology
Availability of Uncoated Printing and Writing Papers Containing 30 Percent Postconsumer Fiber Background Document for Capacity Analysis for Land Disposal Restrictions Phase IV (Second Supplement): Toxicity Characteristic Metal Wastes and Newly Identified Mineral Processing Wastes; Proposed
Background Document for Land Disposal Restrictions -- Wood Preserving Wastes (Final Rule): Capacity Analysis and Response to Capacity-Related Comments
Background Document for Proposed Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines III and Draft Recovered Materials Advisory Notice III
Background Document for the Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator (CESQG) Rule
Best Demonstrated Available Technology (BDAT) Background Document for Toxicity Characteristic Metal Wastes D004-D011; Proposed - July 1995

C

Characterization of Building-Related Construction and Demolition Debris in the United States Adobe Acrobat PDF File [403 K] || About...
Characterization of Municipal Solid Waste in the United States
1995 Update || 1996 Update || 1997 Update
Clarification to the 1994 Revised Interim Soil Lead Guidance for CERCLA sites and RCRA Corrective Action Facilities
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [127 K] || About...
Collecting Used Oil for Recycling/Reuse: Tips for Consumers Who Change Their Own Motor Oil and Oil Filters Adobe Acrobat PDF File
también en Español || About ...
Combustion Emissions: Executive Summary || About ...
Construction and Demolition Waste Landfills || About ...
Construction Products Containing Recovered Materials
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
The Consumer's Handbook for Reducing Solid Waste
Cost and Economic Impact Analysis of the CESQG Rulemaking
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About ...
Criteria for Solid Waste Disposal Facilities, A Guide for Owners/Operators

D

Decision Makers' Guide to Solid Waste Management
Disposal Tips for Home Health Care (Patient Flyer) Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About ...
Disposal Tips for Home Health Care (Professional Brochure) Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About ...
Donating Leftover Food to the Needy (4 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text file || About...

E

EPA Hazardous Waste Program Information Strategy Plan Adobe Acrobat PDF File [1200 K]
Economic Impact Analysis for Proposed Comprehensive Procurement Guideline III
Electronics Reuse and Recycling Directory - March 1997
HTML Format || Adobe Acrobat PDF File [141K-12pp] || About ...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Agency Requests Comment on Corrective Action for Solid Waste Management Units at Hazardous Waste Management Facilities || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Assurance Mechanisms Finalized for Local Government Owners of Municipal Solid Waste Landfills || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Electronic Access to OSW
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: EPA Expands Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines (CPG)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: EPA Finalizes Regulations under RCRA for Military Munitions || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: EPA Issues Comprehensive Procurement Guideline
About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Final Standards for Hazardous Waste Combustors - Phase I
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [13 K] || ASCII Text File [6 K] || About . . .
Environmental Fact Sheet: Final Standards Promulgated for Petroleum Refining Waste
ASCII Text File [6 K] || Adobe Acrobat PDF File [14 K] || About . . .
Environmental Fact Sheet: HWIR-MEDIA Final Rule
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [14 K] || ASCII Text File [5 K] || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Hazardous Waste Identification Rule for Contaminated Media (HWIR-media) - Proposed Rule || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: No Hazardous Waste Listing Determined for 14 Solvents
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [12 K] || ASCII Text File [3 K] || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Post-Closure Permit Amendment Addresses Corrective Action
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [14 K] || ASCII Text File [6 K] || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Procedures for Approving State Subtitle D Landfill Permitting Programs
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [10 K] || ASCII Text File [3 K] || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Recycling Grass Clippings Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Report to Congress on Flow Control and Municipal Solid Waste || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Revised Technical Standards Proposed for Hazardous Waste Combustion Facilities || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Standards Issued for Nonmunicipal Solid Waste Units that Receive CESQG Hazardous Waste || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Treatment Standards Finalized for Wood Preserving Wastes; Less Paperwork Required under Land Disposal Restrictions (LDR) Program - April 1997 || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Treatment Standards Proposed for Toxicity Characteristic (TC) Metal and Mineral Processing Wastes - April 1997 || About...
Environmental Fact Sheet: Treatment Standards Set for Toxicity Characteristic (TC) Metal Wastes, Mineral Processing Wastes, and Contaiminated Soil - June 1998
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About . . .
Environmental Fact Sheet: Two New Hazardous Waste Codes Added from Organobromine Production
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [13 K] || ASCII Text File [6 K] || About . . .
Environmental Fact Sheet: Waste-Derived Fertilizers December 1997
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Extended Product Responsibility: A New Principle for Product-Oriented Pollution Prevention- June 1997

F

Financing Guide for Recycling Businesses || About ...
Full Cost Accounting for Municipal Solid Waste
Full Cost Accounting Resource Guide
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...

G

Generation and Management of Conditionally Exempt Small Quantity Generator (CESQG) Waste  Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
Grant Resources for Solid Waste Activities in Indian Country - August, 1998   Adobe Acrobat PDF File [5 MB] || ASCII Text File [247 K] || About...
Green Advertising Claims Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
Greenhouse Gas Emissions From Management of Selected Materials in Municipal Solid Waste - Final Report, October 1998
Guidance on Collection of Emissions Data to Support Site-Specific Risk Assessments at Hazardous Waste Combustion Facilities: Peer Review Draft   Adobe Acrobat PDF File [1.2 MB] || About...

H

HWIR: A RCRA Tuneup - March 1998
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About . . .
Handle with Care: How To Throw Out Used Insulin Syringes and Lancets at Home: A Booklet for Young People with Diabetes and Their Families
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About . . .
Hazardous Waste Characterisictics Scoping Study
The Hazardous Waste Facility Permitting Process
Hazardous Waste Identification Rule: Media
Hazardous Waste Identification Rule: Waste
Hazardous Waste Identification Studies
Hazardous Waste Requirements for Large Quantity Generators
ASCII Text File || Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About
Hazardous Waste Identification Studies
Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Management: A Manual for One-Day Community Collection Programs
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
Household Hazardous Waste, Steps to Safe Management
en Español || About. . .
How to Start or Expand a Recycling Collection Program (4 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...

I

Identifying Your Waste: The Starting Point - September 1997
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Implementation of the Mercury-Containing and Rechargeable Battery Management Act
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII text File || About...
Innovative Uses of Compost: Composting of Soils Contaminated By Explosives
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Innovative Uses of Compost: Disease Control For Plants and Animals
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Innovative Uses of Compost: Erosion Control, Turf Remediation, and Landscaping
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Innovative Uses of Compost: Reforestation, Wetlands Restoration, and Habitat Revitalization
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
International Waste Minimization Approaches and Policies to Metal Plating (see Waste Minimization Home Page)
It's 1997...Do You Know About Upcoming Municipal Waste Landfill Deadlines? - Tip Sheet - May 1997

J

Jobs Through Recycling Program Brochure
Adobe Acrobat PDF* File || ASCII Text File || About...
Joining Forces on Solid Waste Management: Regionalization is Working in Rural and Small Communities
JTR Grantee Series - Arizona
JTR Grantee Series - Minnesota
JTR Grantee Series - North Carolina
JTR Grantee Series - Oregon

L

Landscaping Products Containing Recovered Materials Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File

M

Managing Food Scraps as Animal Feed (4 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Managing Used Oil: Advice for Small Businesses - November 1996
Measuring Recycling: A Guide for State and Local Governments
Memorandum: Management of Remediation Waste under RCRA
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [46 K] || About...
Mercury Emissions from the Disposal of Fluorescent Lamps - Final Report, Modeling Software, and Users Guide - June 30, 1997
Mills that Produce Newsprint Containing Postconsumer Recovered Paper
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
Mills that Manufacture Printing and Writing Paper, Computer Paper, Office Paper, Envelopes, Bristols, and Coated Printing and Writing Papers, Using Recovered Paper
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
Mills that Produce Tissue Products Containing Recovered Paper
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
Miscellaneous Products (Pallets) Containing Recovered Materials
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
Municipal Solid Waste Factbook

N

National Biennial RCRA Hazardous Waste Report bulletBased on 1995 data
bulletBased on 1993 data
National Biennial RCRA Hazardous Waste Report Forms, 1995 National Capacity Assessment Report: Capacity Planning Pursuant to CERCLA Section 104(c)(9)
About...
Native American Network
1997 Buy Recycled Series:
bulletConstruction Products
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletLandscaping Products
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletNon Paper Office Products
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletPallets (Miscellaneous Products)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletPark Products
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletTransportation Products
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletVehicular Products
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
1996 Buy Recycled Series:
bulletPaper Products (1996)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Non-Paper Office Products Containing Recovered Materials
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
Notification of Regulated Waste Activity and Hazardous Waste Permit Application, October 1996; EPA Forms 8700-12 and 8700-23

O

Office of Solid Waste Publications (List)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [35 K] || ASCII Text File [19 K]
Organic Materials Management Strategies
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...

P

Paper Products Recovered Materials Advisory Notice Park and Recreation Products Containing Recovered Materials
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File
Part 279 Requirements: Used Oil Management Standards (Poster)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [85 K] || About...
Partnerships in Solid Waste Management
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Pay as You Throw, Unit Pricing- Duke University Studies
Pay as you Throw Fact Sheets
bulletFor Civic Groups bulletFor Elected Officials bulletFor the General Public
bulletFor Municipal Solid Waste Planners
bulletFor State Officials
Pay-As-You-Throw - Lessons Learned About Unit Pricing
Pay-As-You-Throw Success Stories
Pay-As-You-Throw Workbook: A Supplement to the Pay-As-You-Throw Guide
Pick Up Savings: Adjusting Hauling Services While Reducing Waste (8 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Preparing Successful Grant Proposals
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Proposed Revised Technical Standards for Hazardous Waste Combustion Facilities, March 1996Publications on Mining Waste Management in Indian Country, December 1996 || Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Publications on Solid Waste Management in Indian Country, August 1998 || Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Puzzled About Recycling's Value? Look Beyond the Bin, January 1998 || Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...

Q

Questions and Answers About Full Cost Accounting (530-F-98-003)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...

R

RCRA Expanded Public Participation Rule || Tambié en Español
RCRA in Focus: Printing - February, 1998
Adobe Acrobat PDF File (245K) || ASCII Text File (53K) || About...
RCRA Hazardous Waste Reports: Notifiers Lists
RCRA Online Adobe Acrobat PDF File [45 K] || About...
RCRA Organic Air Emission Standards for TSDFs and Generators
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
RCRA Orientation Manual - July 1998
RCRA Permit Policy Compendium
RCRA Policy statement: Clarification of the Land Disposal Restrictions' Dilution Prohibition and Combustion of Inorganic Metal-Bearing Hazardous Wastes || About...
RCRA: Reducing Risk From Waste, September 1997
RCRA's Environmental Indicators
RCRA, Superfund, and EPCRA Monthly Hotline Reports
RCRA, Superfund, and EPCRA Training Modules
RCRA Waste Minimization National Plan || About... RCRIS Handlers with Corrective Action Activity RCRIS Treatment, Storage and Disposal Facilities A Resource Guide of Solid Waste Educational Materials || About...
Resources on Waste for your Home and Community
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About . . .
Recycling Guide for Native Americans || About ...
Recycling Means Business || About ...
Recycle: You Can Make a Ton of Difference Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About... Reusable News Newsletters and Bulletins

S

Safer Disposal for Solid Waste: The Federal Regulations for Landfills
Sensitive Environments and the Siting of Hazardous Waste Management Facilities Brochure - May 1997
Sites for Our Solid Waste: A Guidebook for Effective Public Involvement
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
Site-Specific Flexibility Requests for Municipal Solid Waste Landfills in Indian Country; Draft Guidance - August 1997Solid Waste Disposal Facility Criteria; Technical Manual—November 1993Solid Waste Funding: A Guide to Federal Assistance
Adobe Acrobat PDF File (184K) || ASCII Text File (13K) || About...
Strategy for Hazardous Waste Minimization and Combustion || About ... bulletStrategy: Appendix A bulletStrategy: Appendix B bulletStrategy: Appendix C Solvents Study
Adobe Acrobat PDF || ASCII Text File || About...
Source Reduction Program Potential Manual: A Planning Tool
Adobe Acrobat PDF File [262K] || ASCII Text File || About ...
Strategy Update Newsletter (Winter 1996)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About ...
Study of Selected Petroluem Residuals: Industry Study
Adobe Acrobat PDF: Part 1 || Adobe Acrobat PDF: Part 2
Adobe Acrobat PDF: Part 3 || ASCII Text File || About...
Summary of the RCRA Hazardous Waste National Plan--Draft || About...

T

Transportation Products Containing Recovered Materials
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File

U

Understanding the Hazardous Waste Rules: A Handbook for Small Businesses Universal Waste Rule- May, 1995Universe of Hazardous Waste Combustion Facilities || About ...

V

Vehicular Products Containing Recovered Materials
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File

W

Waste Information Needs Fact Sheet
Waste Minimization for Selected Residuals in the Petroleum Refining Industry || About... Waste Minimization National Plan Brochure Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File Waste Prevention: It Makes Good Business Sense (1 page)
ASCII Text File || About...
Waste Prevention Pays Off: Companies Cut Waste in the Workplace (24 pages)
ASCII Text File || About...
Waste Prevention Publications and Information
Waste Prevention, Recycling, and Composting Options: Lessons from 30 Communities
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || About...
Waste Reduction Activities of Selected WasteWi$e Partners: Electric Power Industry
WasteWi$e 1996 Program Champions (13 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
WasteWi$e Annual Reporting Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
WasteWi$e Endorser Program Fact Sheet || About...
WasteWi$e Endorser Registration Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
If you are ready to join go to the WasteWi$e Home Page
WasteWise: Closing the Loop
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
WasteWi$e: EPA's Voluntary Program for Reducing Business Solid Waste
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
WasteWi$e First Year Progress Report
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
Wastewi$e Goals Identification Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
Instructions for Completing the Goals Identification Form and Annual Reporting Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
WasteWi$e Industry Sector Fact Sheets (2 pages each)
Provides a sampling of the commitments and accomplishments of WasteWi$e partners in the following industries:
bulletBeverage
bulletChemical and Pharmaceutical
bulletElectronics
bulletEntertainment
bulletFood Manufacturing/Food Processing
bulletForest and Paper Products
bulletMotor Vehicles and Parts
bulletRetail and Direct Sales
bulletScientific, Photographic, and Control Equipment
bulletTelecommunications
bulletTextiles
bulletUtilities
WasteWi$e Partner Registration Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
WasteWi$e Sample Goals Identification Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
WasteWi$e Sample Annual Reporting Form Adobe Acrobat PDF File
WasteWi$e Second Year Progress Report (28 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File|| About...
WasteWise Third Year Progress Report (32 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
WasteWi$e Tip Sheets:
bulletBuying or Manufacturing Recycled Products (4 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletFacility Waste Assessments
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletRecycling Collection (5 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletWaste Prevention (4 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
WasteWi$e Updates - ASCII Text File || About...
bullet"Building Supplier Partnerships" (12 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletWasteWi$e Update: Donation Programs: Turning Trash into Treasure
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bullet"Employee Education" (12 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bullet"A Fresh Look at Packaging" (12 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bullet"Going Paperless with Technology" (12 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bullet"Measuring Waste Reduction" (12 pages)
Adobe Acrobat PDF File || ASCII Text File || About...
bulletWasteWi$e Update: Remanufactured Products: Good as New
Where Are the Biggest Cost Savings? Looking for Waste Prevention Clues Across Business Operations (4 pages)

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