The Resource Garbage and recycling : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor

Garbage and recycling : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor

Label
Garbage and recycling : opposing viewpoints
Title
Garbage and recycling
Title remainder
opposing viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
Helen Cothran, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses various garbarge problems and explores the pros and cons of several waste disposal options
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.72/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD792
LC item number
.G37 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cothran, Helen
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste)
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling
  • Hazardous wastes
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Garbage and recycling : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-212) 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
Better waste management strategies are needed to avert a garbage crisis / Arthur H. Purcell -- The garbage crisis has been averted / Marian R. Chertow -- Landfills are dangerous / Peter Montague -- Landfills have become safer / Bud Angst -- Interstate garbage shipping is harmful / Paul E. Kanjorski -- Interstate garbage shipping is beneficial / Bruce Parker -- Recycling benefits the environment / Sam Martin -- Recycling does not solve environmental problems / Robert Lilienfeld and William Rathje -- Recycling is economical / Allen Hershkowitz -- Current recycling programs are too expensive / Clark Wiseman -- Mandatory recycling wastes resources / Doug Bandow -- Manditory recycling programs work / William J. Cohen -- Hazardous waste cleanup projects have been successful / U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- Hazardous waste cleanup projects usually fail / R. Allan Freeze -- Nuclear waste disposal is a serious problem / Greenpeace -- Nuclear waste disposal is not a serious problem / Nuclear Energy Institute -- Radioactive metal recycling is beneficial / S.Y. Chen -- Radioactive metal recycling endangers human health / David E. Adelman -- Recycling sewer sludge into fertilizer is beneficial / Lori Irvine and Anne Bonelli -- Recycling sewer sludge into fertilizer is harmful / Sheila R. Cherry -- Strategies to minimize medical pollution can reduce toxic waste / Charlie Cray -- Designing for disassembly will help reduce waste / Gene Bylinsky, Alicia Hills Moore, and Karen Nickel Anhalt -- New plastics sorting technology will reduce waste / Conard Holton -- Microorganisms can help clean up toxic waste / Todd Zwillich
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033638313
Label
Garbage and recycling : opposing viewpoints, Helen Cothran, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-212) 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
Better waste management strategies are needed to avert a garbage crisis / Arthur H. Purcell -- The garbage crisis has been averted / Marian R. Chertow -- Landfills are dangerous / Peter Montague -- Landfills have become safer / Bud Angst -- Interstate garbage shipping is harmful / Paul E. Kanjorski -- Interstate garbage shipping is beneficial / Bruce Parker -- Recycling benefits the environment / Sam Martin -- Recycling does not solve environmental problems / Robert Lilienfeld and William Rathje -- Recycling is economical / Allen Hershkowitz -- Current recycling programs are too expensive / Clark Wiseman -- Mandatory recycling wastes resources / Doug Bandow -- Manditory recycling programs work / William J. Cohen -- Hazardous waste cleanup projects have been successful / U.S. Environmental Protection Agency -- Hazardous waste cleanup projects usually fail / R. Allan Freeze -- Nuclear waste disposal is a serious problem / Greenpeace -- Nuclear waste disposal is not a serious problem / Nuclear Energy Institute -- Radioactive metal recycling is beneficial / S.Y. Chen -- Radioactive metal recycling endangers human health / David E. Adelman -- Recycling sewer sludge into fertilizer is beneficial / Lori Irvine and Anne Bonelli -- Recycling sewer sludge into fertilizer is harmful / Sheila R. Cherry -- Strategies to minimize medical pollution can reduce toxic waste / Charlie Cray -- Designing for disassembly will help reduce waste / Gene Bylinsky, Alicia Hills Moore, and Karen Nickel Anhalt -- New plastics sorting technology will reduce waste / Conard Holton -- Microorganisms can help clean up toxic waste / Todd Zwillich
Extent
1 online resource (218 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033638313

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