Tips For Consumers
Energy Savings at Home - Take the pledge and learn what else you can do!
Pollution Prevention Tips For Consumers - A Montana State University Extension factsheet designed to help consumers make informed, environmentally responsible choices in their daily lives.
The Consumer's Handbook for Reducing Solid Waste - This booklet describes how people can help solve a growing problem...garbage!
Environmentally Preferable Purchasing - The Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) homepage for it's nationwide program to promote the purchase of products or services that have a lesser or reduced effect on human health and the environment when compared with competing products or services that serve the same purpose. This site has information about many different types of products as well as links to other useful sites.
Where To Recycle In Montana - Montana has more than 150 recycling locations, but not all locations accept all types of recyclable materials. The Keep Montana Clean and Beautiful website provides an easy-to-use Recycling Center
Rechargable Battery - Learn where you can recycle rechargable batteries in your community
Recycling Corporation website.
Reduce Junk Mail - Junk mail adds up to nearly 32 pounds of paper and plastic going into the garbage every year for every woman, man and child in America! Check out this comprehensive guide to strategies you can use to eliminate much of the junk mail you receive.
Carbon Footprint Calculator - Use this free calculator to add up your carbon footprint.
Know of another helpful Web Page with information for individuals who wnat to be environmentally responsible consumers? Please contact Jennifer Grossenbacher of the Montana Pollution Prevention Program.