Strategies to Improve Recycling in Natural Areas: Examples from Zion National Park

Publication Year:
2013
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Repository URL:
https://digitalcommons.usu.edu/extension_curall/318
Author(s):
Poirier, Matthew; Brain, Roslynn; Barajas, Emily
Publisher(s):
Utah State University Extension; Hosted by Utah State University Libraries
Tags:
recycling; national park; Zion; visitor beehavior; landfill diversion; Agriculture; Life Sciences
artifact description
The next life of a product, either a landfill or recycling center, is largely dependent on which bin products are placed in. As important as this may be, many people throw recyclable commodities in the trash, wasting valuable resources. ecause it is difficult to encourage sustainable behavior, this fact sheet outlines tips to increase the ease and accuracy of recycling in high traffic areas, using Zion National Park as a case study.