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HENV-104
Household Waste Management 4: Hazardous Waste
9/8/2010 (new)

 UK Authors: Tyler Henningsen, Brad Lee,
 Departments: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Plant and Soil Sciences
 Series: Home and Environment (HENV series)
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Everyday products found around your house contain hazardous chemicals--everything from nail polish remover to household electronics to oil for your car.

web only | 4 pages | - | 9 downloads | PDF: 514 kb



HENV-103
Household Waste Management 3: Recycle
9/8/2010 (new)

 UK Authors: Tyler Henningsen, Brad Lee,
 Departments: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Plant and Soil Sciences
 Series: Home and Environment (HENV series)
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Americans create about 5 pounds of waste per day, half of which is recycled in some manner, leaving roughly 2.5 pounds of waste per day going to landfills.

web only | 4 pages | - | 11 downloads | PDF: 936 kb



HENV-102
Household Waste Management 2: Reuse
9/8/2010 (new)

 UK Authors: Tyler Henningsen, Brad Lee,
 Departments: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Plant and Soil Sciences
 Series: Home and Environment (HENV series)
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Reuse is essentially any action that extends the life of a product and keeps it out of the waste system. The process of reusing an item can start even before you purchase it.

web only | 4 pages | - | 9 downloads | PDF: 484 kb



HENV-101
Household Waste Management 1: Reduce
9/8/2010 (new)

 UK Authors: Tyler Henningsen, Brad Lee,
 Departments: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Plant and Soil Sciences
 Series: Home and Environment (HENV series)
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Reducing, at the top of the waste management hierarchy, has the greatest impact on the environment and starts with you reducing the number of products you purchase and use.

web only | 4 pages | - | 11 downloads | PDF: 801 kb



HENV-703
Saving Energy and Money: Appliances
8/30/2010 (new)

 UK Authors: Tyler Henningsen, Ashley Osborne
 Departments: Agriculture and Natural Resources
 Series: Home and Environment (HENV series)
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Appliances are designed to save time and money, but if an appliance is not in itself energy efficient or is operated improperly it could be wasting money. Ensuring that you have an ENERGY STAR--approved appliance is one solution; another is the proper operation, location, and maintenance of appliances.

web only | 4 pages | - | 8 downloads | PDF: 889 kb



HENV-201
Building a Rain Barrel
7/28/2010 (new)

 UK Authors: Carmen Agouridis, Tyler Henningsen,
 Departments: Agriculture and Natural Resources, Biosystems and Agricultural Engineer
 Series: Home and Environment (HENV series)
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Rain barrels offer a number of benefits such as helping to reduce stormwater runoff, decreasing municipal water usage, and potentially protecting your home's foundation. Impervious surfaces such as rooftops, parking lots, and roads prevent rainwater or stormwater from soaking into the soil.

web only | 8 pages | - | 111 downloads | PDF: 1,480 kb