The Resource Trash action : a fresh look at garbage, Ann Love & Jane Drake ; illustrated by Mark Thurman

Trash action : a fresh look at garbage, Ann Love & Jane Drake ; illustrated by Mark Thurman

Label
Trash action : a fresh look at garbage
Title
Trash action
Title remainder
a fresh look at garbage
Statement of responsibility
Ann Love & Jane Drake ; illustrated by Mark Thurman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses how the overuse of environmental resources is bad for civilization, and presents anecdotes for how recycling has improved lives and the environment and tips on how to successfully reduce, reuse, and recycle materials
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Love, Ann
Dewey number
j363.72/88
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
TD792
LC item number
.L69 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
7.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Drake, Jane
  • Thurman, Mark
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Dechets
  • Recyclage (Dechets, etc.)
  • Consommation (Economie politique)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Consumption (Economics)
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Litter (Trash)
  • environmental science
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Trash action : a fresh look at garbage, Ann Love & Jane Drake ; illustrated by Mark Thurman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature's way: "Re"-thinking -- Your ecological footprint: Big feet -- Wasted! -- Waste watching: Your garbage and your footprint -- Monster bear--Gitksan story -- Refuse, reduce, or reuse: First steps in cutting waste: Refuse! Learning to say "No!" -- Reduce: Trim your wasteline -- Reuse: Waste not, want not -- Apollo 13 story -- Recycle: Step in the right direction: Symbol of success -- Recycled plastic: Possibilities are endless -- Paper weight -- Lighten up: Weighing in on packaging -- Package perfect --Not so rotten waste: Toronto's green bin program -- How happiness came--Saami story -- Landfill or incinerator: Watch your step: World-class dump -- Garbology -- NIMBY: Not in my backyard -- Wastes of time -- Fire, fuel, and fumes: Case study of a modern energy-from-waste (EFW) -- Incinerator -- Hazardous waste: Keep out! -- Littering and dumping: Stepping out of line: Litter is an attitude -- Garbage in the deepfreeze -- Space junkyard -- Alien invadors -- Nature's cleanup crew -- Respecting the future: Sizing your footprint -- Making choices -- Full circle -- Glossary
Extent
1 online resource (76 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1079007889
Label
Trash action : a fresh look at garbage, Ann Love & Jane Drake ; illustrated by Mark Thurman
Link
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Nature's way: "Re"-thinking -- Your ecological footprint: Big feet -- Wasted! -- Waste watching: Your garbage and your footprint -- Monster bear--Gitksan story -- Refuse, reduce, or reuse: First steps in cutting waste: Refuse! Learning to say "No!" -- Reduce: Trim your wasteline -- Reuse: Waste not, want not -- Apollo 13 story -- Recycle: Step in the right direction: Symbol of success -- Recycled plastic: Possibilities are endless -- Paper weight -- Lighten up: Weighing in on packaging -- Package perfect --Not so rotten waste: Toronto's green bin program -- How happiness came--Saami story -- Landfill or incinerator: Watch your step: World-class dump -- Garbology -- NIMBY: Not in my backyard -- Wastes of time -- Fire, fuel, and fumes: Case study of a modern energy-from-waste (EFW) -- Incinerator -- Hazardous waste: Keep out! -- Littering and dumping: Stepping out of line: Litter is an attitude -- Garbage in the deepfreeze -- Space junkyard -- Alien invadors -- Nature's cleanup crew -- Respecting the future: Sizing your footprint -- Making choices -- Full circle -- Glossary
Extent
1 online resource (76 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1079007889

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