Trash Free Resource Library

This library will be updated periodically with new information we find that can help our community reduce waste from entering our beautiful Potomac River Watershed.

 

Recycling Programs

Recycling programs are different depending on where you live. Check out these links to research and learn how to recycle properly in your community. 

 

Activities

 

Resources:

  • Reduce Paper Waste
    • Research bidets
    • Try audio or electronic books
    • Check out Rocketbook

 

Documentary Suggestions:

 

Decomposition Rates:

 

Reading Suggestions:

  • Unstoppable by Bill Nye
  • The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History by Elizabeth Kolbert
  • How to Raise a Wild Child by Scott D. Sampson
  • Sand County Almanac by Aldo Leopold
  • Eating Animals by Jonathan Safran Foer
  • One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia by Miranda Paul
  • The Nature Principle by Richard Louv
  • The Elephant Whisperer by Lawrence Anthony