9780836877533

Earth's Garbage Crisis

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  • ISBN13:

    9780836877533

  • ISBN10:

    0836877535

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-01-12
  • Publisher: Gareth Stevens Pub Secondary Lib

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Summary

It is time to make war on waste. Earth's Garbage Crisis clearly shows how careless use of Earth's natural resources have created a world that is choking on its own garbage. Industrialization made it easy and cheap to produce products-and to throw them away. The book explains: How we create so much garbage, Good ways to recycle garbage and industrial waste, Why producing no waste at all should be our goal. Book jacket.

Table of Contents

Choking on Garbagep. 4
A Chemical Cocktailp. 12
Living in a Material Worldp. 20
A Different View of Garbagep. 28
War on Garbagep. 34
Time to Changep. 40
Glossaryp. 46
Further Informationp. 47
What Would You Do?p. 47
Indexp. 48
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