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Mar. 7, 2012
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Offers in-depth, practical information on the product selection, product specification, and construction process.
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Offering a budget-friendly guide to sustainable living, an easy-to-follow handbook explains how readers can live a more ecologically aware lifestyle, with simple but effective strategies on how to make a difference by reducing household waste, opting for greener transportation alternatives, eating seasonally and organically, using green energy, and avoiding toxins.
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GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
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Requires a JCLC card.
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Earth 911 delivers actionable local information on recycling and product stewardship that empowers consumers to act locally, live responsibly and contribute to sustainability.
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ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping us all save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices.
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To enlighten and educate the public, industry professionals and policymakers about design, construction and maintenance practices for environmentally sustainable living, inspiring them to action.
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