Environmental Issues for Young Adults
Taking care of the environment is important for your health now and in the future. In this section you will find information on the environment and tips about how you can help to make our earth a cleaner, healthier place for you, your family and your friends.
(The links below will redirect you to PAMF's Teen Health website. Use your browser's back button to return to the Young Adult Health website.)
The 3 Rs
Find out how you can save our planet in every aspect of your life: from choosing the right school supplies to taking the bus to work.
Your Environment, Your Health
How is your body affected by the things that you put in it and on it? How is the environment affected by the health decisions you make?
Food & The Environment
Read about how you can recycle food and make healthy food choices that are both better for your body and for the environment.
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Written By: Christina Hartje-Dunn,
college student writer
Revised By: Gergana Mishkova,
public health education intern
Reviewed by: Nancy Brown, Ph.D.
Below are links PAMF accessed when researching this topic. PAMF does not sponsor or endorse any of these sites, nor does PAMF guarantee the accuracy of the information contained on them.
Why Teach Environmental Education, American Forest Foundation.