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Association - www.aluminum.org
for producers of primary aluminum, recyclers and semi-fabricated products
- America Recycles Day - www.americarecyclesday.org
Official Web Site of America Recycles Day.
- American Forest and Paper Association -
National Trade Association of the forest, paper and
wood products industry. Paper and wood recycling.
- American Plastics Council -
Information on Plastics and the Environment.
- City of Rome Home Page -
- Services, calendar, Department information, visitor
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Coosa River Basin Initiative - www.coosa.org
- Coosa River Basin Initiative - a
grass roots environmental organization dedicated to the protection of water
quality in the Coosa River Basin. Rome phone number - 706/
- Cornell University -
- Environmental Research Projects
Dell Computer Recycling -
- Dell expands consumer recycling with option for home
pick-up of unwanted computer equipment
- Department of Community
Affairs - www.dca.state.ga.us
- Assists Georgia's communities in realizing their dreams
for growth, development and improving the quality of life for their
citizens. Click on Environmental, then Waste Stream Journal and
Georgia Recycling Markets Directory.
- Department of Natural
Resources - www.dnr.state.wi.us/org/caer/ce/eek/
- Home of EEK! - Environmental Education for Kids. An electronic magazine for kids in grades 4-8. Lots of activities and an online art gallery for student art work!
- Earth Day Groceries Project -
- Exciting and fun project using grocery store bags to
decorate and then returning the bags to the stores to use to put customer
groceries into while sending out creative and colorful environmental
messages. Any school can participate.
- EARTH 911 - www.earth911.org
- Public services for the nation, centralizing
environmental resources such as local recycling sites and pollution
prevention into one user-friendly network. Includes a Kid's corner
- EARTH 911 KIDS! - georgia.earth911.org/usa/master.asp?s=kids&a=kids/kids.asp
- School-age appropriate pages ranging from Elementary to High School and including a teacher page. Includes pages of links for students and teachers!
- Earth Day Net - www.earthday.net
- An excellent site focused on Earth Day Activities
around the World. Some fun Kids links.
- Environmental Education in Georgia - www.eeingeorgia.org
- This site is an awesome research for teachers. It has Environmental Education lesson plans for teachers of preschool - 12th grade. Environmental Education (EE) is a learning process that increases knowledge and awareness about the environment and develops skills that enable responsible decisions and actions that impact the environment. .
- Environmental Protection
Agency - www.epa.gov/kidshometour
- Excellent site for young people to learn about
chemicals around the house while playing fun games.
- EPA Tire Recycling - www.epa.gov/epr/products/tires.html
- Facts about tire disposal, retreading, and the environmental impacts of improper tire disposal.
- Explorer's Club -
- The United States Environmental Protection
Agency's website for kids. Lots of fun.
County Home Page - www.floydcountyga.org
- Services, Department information, etc.
- Georgia's Organic farming and
gardening website - www.georgiaorganics.org
- Glass Packaging Institute -
- Serves as the voice for the glass container
industry. Free teacher's guides to Glass Container Recycling.
- Georgia Recycling
Coalition - www.georgiarecycles.org
- Georgia's state recycling organization whose
mission is to promote sustainable reduction and recycling programs through
education and communication. Excellent Power Point Presentation
(downloadable) highlighting important recycling facts that you can use to
educate your audience.
- Greater Rome Chamber
of Commerce - www.romega.com
- Community information, Calendar of Events,
Economic Development, etc.
- GreenWorks - http://www.greentreks.org/
- This amazing site began as an extension of the GreenWorks TV show. Watch the show, check out the FalconCam, and learn how to protect the earth!
- Hewlett Pakcard - www.hp.com/hpinfo/community/environment/recycle.htm
- Offers product end-of-life return
programs for HP and other manufacturer's
Waste Links - click
- I B M - www.ibm.com/ibm/environment/products/pcrservice.shtml
- Through the IBM PC Recycling
Service, consumers and small businesses can recycle
any manufacturer's PCs.
- Jigeemu - http://www.jigeemu.com
- Excellent site with searchable database on all sorts of environmental
- Keep America Beautiful -
- A non-profit organization whose network of local, state
and international affiliate programs educated individuals about litter
prevention and ways to reduce, reuse, recycle and properly manage waste
materials. "Just for Kids" section and "Just for
Teachers" section. Also links to Keep
- Kid's Face - www.kidsface.org
- International children's environmental
organization started in 1989 by a 9 year old child. Established to
help children learn more about the world in which they live.
- Kids Organic Club - www.kids.organics.org
- Compost game, interactive organic kitchen with recipes,
contests and experiments.
- Master Composter -
- Site designed to provide basic information about home
composting and resources for additional information on composting and other
waste reduction methods.
NAPCOR - National
Association for PET Container Resources - www.napcor.com
- Trade Association for the PET plastics industry in the
United States and
Canada. Recycling information and great kid's page. (PET is #1
- National Soft Drink Association -
- Trade Association for America's soft drink industry
serving the public and its members for more than 75 years. Soft drink
container recycling. Also check out the Georgia
- New Jersey Hazardous Waste
Site - www.njhazwaste.com
- Click on "General HHW Info" and access full
glossary, additional links and Frequently Asked Questions on everything from
Aerosols to Wood with lead paint.
- Polystyrene Packaging
Council - www.polystyrene.org
- Creating and implementing programs designed to educate
the pubic about polystyrene food packaging. Good education page for
teachers. (Polystyrene is #6 plastic).
- Recycle City - www.epa.gov/recyclecity
- See how people in "DUMPTOWN" turned
their backward town around! Fun game including large scale composting
County, Florida - www.compostinfo.com
- Very informative and user friendly site.
- Steel Recycling Institute -
- Industry Association that promotes and sustains the
recycling of all steel products.
- Tire Recycling -
- University of Missouri - www.muextension.missouri.edu/xplor/wasteman/wm5001.htm
- The Household Hazardous Waste Game is presented
by the Cooperative Extension Division of the College and comes complete with
Teacher's Guide and lists of additional resources.
- University of Vermont -
- Excellent site for MSDA information on lots of common
household hazardous wastes. An MSDS is the "Material Safety Data
Sheet" that lists all attributes of a product including warnings and
treatments for accidents.
- ZooDoo - www.zoo.org/zoo_info/special/zoodoo.htm
- Check out this fertilizer obtained from zoos that
gardeners just love!
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