This book provides general information about what is on the Internet and how to access it. It shows how o get environmental information off of the Internet. The book covers the database services that are available on the Internet that charge fees.
"This book is like any good tool-it cannot be evaluated by simply looking or reading… It certainly is a powerful tool for those less experienced in either the Internet or with environmental information sources. I plan to keep it close by."
-Journal of Environmental Quality
How to Use This Manual
What You Need to Connect to the Internet
Internet Service Providers
What You Can Find on the Internet
World Wide Web
File transfer Protocol
Environmental Information on the Internet for Free
Hazardous Waste Information
Release and Risk Information
General Environmental Information
Environmental Information on the Internet for a Fee
Dun & Bradstreet
EPA's Solid Waste Management BBS