The Resource Garbage and recycling, Mitchell Young, book editor

Garbage and recycling, Mitchell Young, book editor

Label
Garbage and recycling
Title
Garbage and recycling
Statement of responsibility
Mitchell Young, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.72/8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
TD791
LC item number
.G37 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Young, Mitchell
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Label
Garbage and recycling, Mitchell Young, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip079/2007004374.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-244) 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
  • Bill Sheehan
  • 2. The
  • United States has room for twenty-first-century garbage
  • Bjørn Lomborg
  • 3.
  • Mandatory recycling promotes environmental awareness
  • Heather Rogers
  • 4.
  • Only necessity will end our wasteful habits
  • Elizabeth Royte
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • 5.
  • Racial minorities suffer disproportionately from toxic landfills
  • Eileen Gauna
  • and
  • Sheila Foster
  • 6.
  • Minority community members sometimes cooperate with illegal dumping
  • David N. Pellow
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 2.
  • Introduction
  • Is recycling environmentally and economically successful?
  • 1.
  • Municipalities can profit from well-designed recycling programs
  • Kivi Leroux Miller
  • 2.
  • Benefits of recycling are a myth
  • David Benjamin
  • 3.
  • Flexibility is the key to efficient waste disposal practices
  • Douglas Clement
  • ch. 1.
  • 4.
  • Curbside recycling wastes environmental and economic resources
  • Asa Janney
  • 5. A
  • recycling program may improve social welfare
  • Richard C. Porter
  • 6.
  • Electronics recycling is a thriving, environmentally sound business
  • Elizabeth Grossman
  • Periodical bibliography
  • How do political and social systems affect garbage disposal?
  • ch. 3.
  • Do specific types of waste pose a threat?
  • 1.
  • Society must address the potential dangers of e-waste
  • Morgan O'Rourke
  • 2. The
  • dangers of e-waste are exaggerated
  • Dana Joel Gattuso
  • 3.
  • Short-term storage of spent nuclear fuel is safe and effective
  • 1.
  • Matthew L. Wald
  • 4.
  • Technical and political difficulties prevent a permanent nuclear waste storage solution
  • Allison Macfarlane
  • 5.
  • Safe low-level radioactive waste storage is impossible
  • Judith Johnsrud
  • 6.
  • Low-level nuclear waste can be disposed of safely
  • Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Current municipal waste systems lead to dangerous landfills
  • 7.
  • Sewage sludge recycling poses a threat to human health
  • Caroline Snyder
  • 8.
  • Land application of biosolids is safe
  • Sam Hadeed
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 4.
  • Can new technologies solve waste problems?
  • 1.
  • Helen Spiegelman
  • Modern landfills encourage waste and endanger the environment
  • Heather Rogers
  • 2.
  • Modern landfills are safe for the environment
  • National Solid Wastes Management Association
  • 3.
  • Modern incinerators can safely dispose of waste
  • Environmental Technology Council
  • 4.
  • Recycling beats incineration in the Third World
  • and
  • Brenda Platt
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780737736519
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007004374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocm81861560
  • (OCoLC)81861560
Label
Garbage and recycling, Mitchell Young, book editor
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip079/2007004374.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-244) 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
  • Bill Sheehan
  • 2. The
  • United States has room for twenty-first-century garbage
  • Bjørn Lomborg
  • 3.
  • Mandatory recycling promotes environmental awareness
  • Heather Rogers
  • 4.
  • Only necessity will end our wasteful habits
  • Elizabeth Royte
  • Why consider opposing viewpoints?
  • 5.
  • Racial minorities suffer disproportionately from toxic landfills
  • Eileen Gauna
  • and
  • Sheila Foster
  • 6.
  • Minority community members sometimes cooperate with illegal dumping
  • David N. Pellow
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 2.
  • Introduction
  • Is recycling environmentally and economically successful?
  • 1.
  • Municipalities can profit from well-designed recycling programs
  • Kivi Leroux Miller
  • 2.
  • Benefits of recycling are a myth
  • David Benjamin
  • 3.
  • Flexibility is the key to efficient waste disposal practices
  • Douglas Clement
  • ch. 1.
  • 4.
  • Curbside recycling wastes environmental and economic resources
  • Asa Janney
  • 5. A
  • recycling program may improve social welfare
  • Richard C. Porter
  • 6.
  • Electronics recycling is a thriving, environmentally sound business
  • Elizabeth Grossman
  • Periodical bibliography
  • How do political and social systems affect garbage disposal?
  • ch. 3.
  • Do specific types of waste pose a threat?
  • 1.
  • Society must address the potential dangers of e-waste
  • Morgan O'Rourke
  • 2. The
  • dangers of e-waste are exaggerated
  • Dana Joel Gattuso
  • 3.
  • Short-term storage of spent nuclear fuel is safe and effective
  • 1.
  • Matthew L. Wald
  • 4.
  • Technical and political difficulties prevent a permanent nuclear waste storage solution
  • Allison Macfarlane
  • 5.
  • Safe low-level radioactive waste storage is impossible
  • Judith Johnsrud
  • 6.
  • Low-level nuclear waste can be disposed of safely
  • Nuclear Energy Institute
  • Current municipal waste systems lead to dangerous landfills
  • 7.
  • Sewage sludge recycling poses a threat to human health
  • Caroline Snyder
  • 8.
  • Land application of biosolids is safe
  • Sam Hadeed
  • Periodical bibliography
  • ch. 4.
  • Can new technologies solve waste problems?
  • 1.
  • Helen Spiegelman
  • Modern landfills encourage waste and endanger the environment
  • Heather Rogers
  • 2.
  • Modern landfills are safe for the environment
  • National Solid Wastes Management Association
  • 3.
  • Modern incinerators can safely dispose of waste
  • Environmental Technology Council
  • 4.
  • Recycling beats incineration in the Third World
  • and
  • Brenda Platt
  • Periodical bibliography
  • For further discussion
  • Organizations to contact
  • Bibliography of books
  • Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9780737736519
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007004374
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • ocm81861560
  • (OCoLC)81861560

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