by Patricia LaCaille John, March 2005. Rural Information Center Publication Series; no. 58 2005. Beltsville, MD. Last Modified: March 2010. "This guide serves as a starting point for small communities and concerned individuals to examine the issues and begin to plan feasible programs. It provides web links to full-text information resources available on the different aspects of solid waste disposal: recycling, composting, specific recyclable materials, household hazardous wastes, collection methods, and more."