Source reduction

"Use less stuff" is a tenet of sustainability. Articles shown here provide insight on ways to reduce materials, energy, waste, and more in package design and production.

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  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Municipal Solid Waste site

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) Municipal Solid Waste Site provides information and numerous links on the topic of solid waste. There is background information on Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle, as well as on source reduction. This is a good site for foundational information.

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  • Environmental Defense Fund Paper Calculator

    The calculator is a free, Web-based resource for ascertaining the environmental impacts of individual papers or groups of papers. The calculator helps companies and individuals measure the environmental benefits of making more sustainable decisions.

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