Great Lakes Regional Pollution Prevention Roundtable
Promoting Pollution Prevention Through Information Exchange
   

Please note that the Topic Hubs developed by this Center have been archived and are no longer being updated. GLRPPR has converted several of its Topic Hubs to LibGuides, which allow for integration of some social features.

View the converted hubs, as well as other LibGuides related to pollution prevention and sustainability, in the University of Illinois' LibGuides Community.

Archived: P2Rx no longer updates this information, but it may be useful as a reference or resource.

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Essential Links:

2001 Management Policies of the National Park Service
Service-wide policy document to help Service employees manage parks responsibly and make rational, w...

2006 Green Parks
EPA Region 8 pollution prevention programs and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality have...

Executive Order ## 13101 - Greening the Government Through Waste Prevention, Recycling, and Federal ...
The Executive Order including roles and responsibilities, definitions and discussion of purchasing. ...

Executive Order ## 13123 - Greening the Government Through Efficient Energy Management
Purpose of this order is to improve energy efficiency and promote the use of renewable energy in fed...

Welcome to the Public Lands Topic Hub™, a guide to basic information with links to additional on-line resources.

Background and Overview
Introduces the role pollution prevention (P2) can play in achieving land management missions. Provides public land demographics and an overview of tools available to assist managers, maintenance personnel, interpreters and technical assistance providers.

Operations
Describes common or potential management areas and typical wastes generated by activities in each area.

Reasons for Change
Describes the environmental, economic, regulatory and social benefits of pollution prevention for public lands and surrounding communities.

Preventing Pollution
Describes steps to identify, evaluate and prevent pollution on public lands. Highlights specific examples of opportunities for each management area and links to case studies, guides, administrative directives and support programs.

Public Education
Introduces the topic of visitor, employee and contractor education. Examines how public land managers can lead the public to conservation and protection in their local community.

Complete List of Links
Lists all resources cataloged in this hub. If you know of resources relating to this topic, please let us know. We will review all suggestions and include them in the hub if they provide non-biased information not currently covered.

 


The Topic Hub™ is a product of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange (P2Rx)

The Public Lands Topic Hub™ was developed by:

Peaks to Prairies Pollution Prevention Center
Peaks to Prairies Pollution Prevention Center
Contact email: information@peakstoprairies.org

Hub Last Updated: 12/4/2012

GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).

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