The Resource Garbage and recycling, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

Garbage and recycling, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor

Label
Garbage and recycling
Title
Garbage and recycling
Statement of responsibility
Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Debate on the issue of garbage and the effectiveness of recycling
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.72/88
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD792
LC item number
.G367 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scherer, Lauri S
Series statement
Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Environmental policy
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Environmental policy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Garbage and recycling, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-141) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- ch. 1: Is garbage a serious problem? -- We are running out of room for garbage / David Lazarus -- We are not running out of room for garbage / Alan Caruba -- Garbage in the ocean is a serious threat / Greenpeace -- The threat of ocean garbage has been exaggerated / Alexi Mostrous -- Plastic bags are a serious environmental hazard / Katharine Mieszkowski -- Plastic bags are not an environmental hazard / Progressive Bag Alliance -- ch. 2: Is recycling effective? -- Recycling is effective / Tom Zeller Jr. -- Recycling is ineffective / Per Bylund -- Recycling is environmentally friendly / Economist -- Recycling is not environmentally friendly / Daniel K. Benjamin -- Recycling conserves resources / Cit of Fort Collins, Colorado -- Recycling wastes resources / Lucas McMillan -- ch. 3: What role should the government play in garbage and recycling efforts? -- Recycling should be mandatory / Kathleen Ochshorn -- Recycling should not be mandatory / Michael D. Shaw -- The government should lead efforts to recycle electronics / U.S. Government Accountability Office -- The government should not lead efforts to recycle electronics / Dana Joel Gattuso -- City governments should ban plastic bags / Jennifer Clapp -- City governments should not ban plastic bags / Juliet S. Samuel -- Facts about garbage and recycling -- Organizations to contact
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
152 pages
Isbn
9780737743371
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008049191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1292782
System control number
  • ocn244414838
  • (OCoLC)244414838
Label
Garbage and recycling, Lauri S. Friedman, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 136-141) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- ch. 1: Is garbage a serious problem? -- We are running out of room for garbage / David Lazarus -- We are not running out of room for garbage / Alan Caruba -- Garbage in the ocean is a serious threat / Greenpeace -- The threat of ocean garbage has been exaggerated / Alexi Mostrous -- Plastic bags are a serious environmental hazard / Katharine Mieszkowski -- Plastic bags are not an environmental hazard / Progressive Bag Alliance -- ch. 2: Is recycling effective? -- Recycling is effective / Tom Zeller Jr. -- Recycling is ineffective / Per Bylund -- Recycling is environmentally friendly / Economist -- Recycling is not environmentally friendly / Daniel K. Benjamin -- Recycling conserves resources / Cit of Fort Collins, Colorado -- Recycling wastes resources / Lucas McMillan -- ch. 3: What role should the government play in garbage and recycling efforts? -- Recycling should be mandatory / Kathleen Ochshorn -- Recycling should not be mandatory / Michael D. Shaw -- The government should lead efforts to recycle electronics / U.S. Government Accountability Office -- The government should not lead efforts to recycle electronics / Dana Joel Gattuso -- City governments should ban plastic bags / Jennifer Clapp -- City governments should not ban plastic bags / Juliet S. Samuel -- Facts about garbage and recycling -- Organizations to contact
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
152 pages
Isbn
9780737743371
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008049191
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
1292782
System control number
  • ocn244414838
  • (OCoLC)244414838

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