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The degree to which a person experiences negative emotions and thoughts for throwing away something in particular is measured with three, seven-point Likert-type items.  The scale may make most sense to use in contexts where the person is aware of alternatives for disposing of the item, particularly recycling. 

Using seven, seven-point items, the scale measures a person’s inclination to engage in littering behaviors.  

A person's attitude about how beneficial recycling is for the environment is measured in this scale with five, seven-point Likert-type items.

A person's likelihood and interest in engaging in behaviors that will conserve paper, with an emphasis on refraining from use of disposable paper plates and cups, is measured in this scale using three, seven-point Likert-type items.

A person's self-reported conservation-related actions are measured with seven items.  The emphasis of the statements is on non-purchase activities such as minimizing use of resources and disposal of products and packaging.

A consumer's stated intention to get rid of or put away a particular possession is measured in this scale using four, seven-point items.