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GLRPPR Sector Resource: Tribal Leaders are Key to Reducing Backyard Burning

Title:
Tribal Leaders are Key to Reducing Backyard Burning

Abstract:
This brochure encourages tribal leaders to take action to reduce backyard burning in their jurisdictions. It describes the dangers of backyard burning and provides information on what some tribal groups are doing to provide waste disposal alternatives and outreach to residents, and to restrict backyard burning through regulations. (PDF Format; Length: 2 pages)

URL:
http://www.epa.gov/msw/backyard/pubs/tribal-leaders.pdf

Source:
U.S. EPA

Resource Type:
Fact sheet/checklist

Date of Publication:
August 2003

Associated Sectors:

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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