Too Good To Throw Away
Recycling's Proven Record
This is the full text and tables of NRDC's report on the benefits of recycling. This report was published by the Natural Resources Defense Council in February 1997.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Preface: In Defense of Recycling - by Governor George E. Pataki
Chapter 1: The Upstream Benefits: Reducing Pollution and the Use of Virgin Resources
Chapter 2: The Downstream Benefits: Decreasing Garbage and the Need for Landfill Space
Chapter 3: The Costs of Recycling
Chapter 4: What the Future Holds
Report Credits and Acknowledgments
For printed copies of this report, see our Publications List,
Too Good To Throw Away : Recycling's Proven Record. By Allen Hershkowitz. April 1997. Print version, $7.50. Order print copies .
last revised 4/9/1997
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