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Waste Minimization
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10 things I can do to help my world : fun and easy eco-tips


Walsh, Melanie, author.
Cambridge, MA : Candlewick Press, 2008. 2008

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10 things you can do to reduce, reuse, and recycle


Weitzman, Elizabeth, author.
New York, NY : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic, [2017] 2017

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 Mokena Community PL Easy Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  E 676.142 WEI    AVAILABLE
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101 ways to go zero waste


Kellogg, Kathryn, author.
1904 2019

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The (almost) zero waste guide : 100+ tips for reducing your waste without changing your life


Mannarino, Melanie, author.
New York, NY : Tiller Press, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc., 2021. 2021

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An (almost) zero-waste life : learning how to embrace less to live more


Weldon, Megean, author.
New York, NY : Rock Point, 2020. 2020

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 Pecatonica PL Adult Non-Fiction - PTLY-13  640.286 WEL    AVAILABLE
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The art of discarding : how to get rid of clutter and find joy


Tatsumi, Nagisa, 1965-2018, author.
New York : Hachette Books, [2017] 2017

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 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Adult Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  648 TAT    AVAILABLE
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Brave green world : how science can save our planet


Forman, Christopher, author.
Cambridge, Massachusetts : MIT Press, 2021. 2021

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Choose to reuse!


Sikkens, Crystal, author.
St. Catharines, Ontario : Crabtree Publishing Company, [2020] 2020

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 Clinton Township PL Stacks - CTPY-12  E 363.72 SIK    AVAILABLE
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Don't throw it out : [recycle, renew, and reuse to make things last]


Baird, Lori.
New York : Rodale, 2007. 2007

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The environment equation : [100 factors that can add to or subtract from your total carbon footprint


Shimo-Barry, Alex.
Avon, MA : Adams Media, [2008] 2008

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 DeKalb PL Adult Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  333.72 SHI    AVAILABLE
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Environmental awareness--solid waste


Snodgrass, Mary Ellen.
9105 1991

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 LaSalle PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - LSBB-3  J 363.7285 SNO    AVAILABLE
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Garbage


Ganeri, Anita, 1961- author.
New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2021. 2021

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Going off the grid : the how-to book of simple living and happiness


Collins, Gary (Health coach), author.
Albuquerque, NM : Second Nature Publishing, [2017] 2017

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 Homer Twp PL - Main Adult Non-Fiction - HDBB-1  640 COL    AVAILABLE
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Greening your office : from cupboard to corporation : an A-Z guide


Clift, Jon.
White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub., 2008. 2008

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 Rochelle SD 212 - Rochelle Twp HS Adult Non-Fiction - RSLY-12  333.72 Cli    AVAILABLE
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Home by Natural Harry : DIY recipes for a tox-free, zero-waste life


Birrell, Harriet, author.
Richmond, Vic. : Hardie Grant Books, 2020. 2020

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 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  640.286 BIR    AVAILABLE
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How can we reduce manufacturing pollution?


Hustad, Douglas, author.
Minneapolis : Lerner Publications, [2016] 2016

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How to give up plastic : a guide to changing the world, one plastic bottle at a time


McCallum, Will, author.
New York : Penguin Books, 2019. 2019

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How to live plastic free : a day in the life of a plastic detox


Marine Conservation Society (COR)
London : Headline Publishing Group, 2018. 2018

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How to reduce your carbon footprint : 365 simple ways to save energy, resources, and money


Yarrow, Joanna.
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2008] 2008

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I can reduce waste


Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman), 1975- author.
1901 2019

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 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 363.728 RUS (EASY READING)    AVAILABLE
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I quit plastics : 60+ lifestyle recipes to cut waste, live clean and change the world


Nelson, Kate (Environmental activist), author.
Neutral Bay, NSW : Lost The Plot, 2020. 2020

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 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction NEW - SEBB-3  363.728 NELSON    AVAILABLE
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Join the no-plastic challenge! : a first book of reducing waste


Ritchie, Scot, author, illustrator.
Toronto, ON : Kids Can Press, [2019] 2019

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Kids fight plastic : how to be a #2minutesuperhero


Dorey, Martin, author.
Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Press, 2020. 2020

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 Warren Twp PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - WRLY-13  J 363.72 DOR (NEW)    AVAILABLE
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Life without plastic : the practical step-by-step guide to avoiding plastic to keep your family and


Plamondon, Chantal, author.
Salem, Massachusetts : Page Street Publishing Co., 2017. 2017

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The little green book : 365 ways to love the planet


Provey, Joe.
Upper Saddle River, NJ : Creative Homeowner, [2008] 2008

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 Erie PL Stacks - ERIG-7  363.7 PRO    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  363.7 PRO    AVAILABLE
 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  363.7 PRO    AVAILABLE
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Living off the grid : a simple guide to creating and maintaining a self-reliant supply of energy, wa


Black, David S.
New York : Skyhorse Pub., [2008] 2008

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Living without plastic : more than 100 easy swaps for home, travel, dining, holidays, and beyond


Allen, Brigette, author.
New York, NY : Artisan Books, 2020. 2020

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 Galena PL Adult Non-Fiction - GALY-13  NEW 610.28 ALL    AVAILABLE
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Make garbage great : the TerraCycle family guide to a zero-waste lifestyle


Szaky, Tom.
[New York] : HarperDesign, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2015. 2015

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 Galena PL Adult Non-Fiction - GALY-13  333.8 SZA    AVAILABLE
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Minimal : for simple and sustainable living


Barrette, Laurie, 1990- author.
202104 2021

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 DeKalb PL NEW Material - DKLY-12  640.286 BAR    DUE 08-29-21
 East Moline PL Adult Non-Fiction - EMPG-6  640.286 BAR    AVAILABLE
 Sandwich PLD Adult Non-Fiction - SABB-4  640.286 BAR    AVAILABLE
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Outsmart waste : the modern idea of garbage and how to think our way out of it


Szaky, Tom.
San Francisco : Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc., [2014] 2014

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 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  363.728 SZA    AVAILABLE
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 Rock Island Main Lib Adult Non-Fiction - RIPG-6  363.728 SZA    AVAILABLE
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Quitting plastic : easy and practical ways to cut down the plastic in your life


Williams Roldan, Clara, author.
Sydney, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2019. 2019

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 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  363.728 ROL    AVAILABLE
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Recycling


Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-
9102 1991

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Recycling, reusing, and conserving


Puri, Devi, author.
New York : PowerKids Press, 2017. 2017

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Reduce, reuse, and recycle


Minden, Cecilia.
Ann Arbor, Mich. : Cherry Lake Pub., 2010. 2010

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Reduce, reuse, recycle


Lindeen, Mary, author.
Chicago, IL : Norwood House Press, [2018] 2018

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Reduce, reuse, recycle : an easy household guide


Scott, Nicky.
White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub., [2007] 2007

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 Rochelle SD 212 - Rochelle Twp HS Stacks - RSLY-12  628.4 Sco    AVAILABLE
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Reduce, reuse, reimagine : sorting out the recycling system


Porter, Beth, 1988- author.
Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2018] 2018

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Reducing garbage


Barraclough, Sue.
Mankato, Minn. : Sea-to-Sea, 2008. 2008

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Reducing waste


Flounders, Anne.
South Egremont, MA : Red Chair Press, [2014] 2014

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 Princeton PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - PRGG-8  J 367.728 FLO    AVAILABLE
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Reuse it!


Boone, Mary, 1963- author.
North Mankato, Minnesota : Pebble, a Capstone imprint, [2021] 2021

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 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 363.7282 BOO    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Juvenile New Material - WOLY-11  J 363.72 BOO    DUE 10-01-21
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The self-sufficient-ish bible


Hamilton, Andy, 1974-
[London] : Hodder & Stoughton, 2008. 2008

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 Ella Johnson Memorial PL Stacks - EJMY-11  363.7 HAM    AVAILABLE
 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  363.7 HAM    AVAILABLE
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Simply living well : a guide to creating a natural, low-waste home


Watkins, Julia, 1976- author.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020. 2020

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 Byron PL Adult Non Fiction - BYLY-14  640 WAT    AVAILABLE
 Coal City PL Stacks - CCBB-2  640 WAT    AVAILABLE
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Simply sustainable : moving toward plastic-free, low-waste living


Cameron, Lily, 1986- author.
Emeryville : Ten Speed Press, [2020] 2020

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 Manhattan-Elwood PL Adult Non Fiction - MTBB-2  640.286 CAM    AVAILABLE
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Sustainable home : practical projects, tips and advice for maintaining a more eco-friendly household


Liu, Christine, author.
London : White Lion Publishing, 2018. 2018

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 Robert W. Rowe PL Adult Non-Fiction - ROBB-3  640.286 LIU    AVAILABLE
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Towards zero waste : how to live a circular life


Harty, Féidhlim, author.
East Meon : Permanent Publications, 2019. 2019

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 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  363.728 HARTY    AVAILABLE
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Trashed



[United Kingdom] : Blenheim Films, [2013] 2013

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True green @ work : 100 ways you can make the environment your business


McKay, Kim.
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Society, [2008] 2008

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 New Lenox PL Adult Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  658.4083 MCK    AVAILABLE
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Waste not everyday


Rhoads, Erin, author.
Richmond, Victoria : Hardie Grant Books, 2019. 2019

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 Seneca PL Adult Non-Fiction - SEBB-3  640.286 RHOADS    AVAILABLE
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Waste not : make a big difference by throwing away less


Rhoads, Erin, author.
Richmond, Victoria : Hardie Grant Books, 2018. 2018

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 Sycamore PL Adult 2nd Floor - SYLY-12  640.286 RHO    AVAILABLE
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