This Book Stinks

Author: Sarah Wassner Flynn
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426327307
Size: 59.11 MB
Format: PDF
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Get up close and personal with a wonderful world of waste. From composting and recycling, to landfills and dumps, to how creative people are finding new ways to reuse rubbish. It's fun to talk trash when it's jam-packed with infographics, thematic spreads, wow-worthy photos, sidebars, serious stats, and fabulous facts. Also included are quizzes and activities to inspire kids to take action, be proactive, and rethink the things we throw away.

Hazardous Trash

Author: Melissa Raé Shofner
Publisher: Gareth Stevens Publishing LLLP
ISBN: 1538204398
Size: 17.75 MB
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"People have accumulated a frightening and environmentally devastating amount of garbage, even in outer space. This book rips from the headlines the powerful stories of some of the world's worst dumps, including Mumbai in India, Dandora in Kenya, and more. Fact boxes chronicle the legal changes made, and not made, in each place with regard to waste management. Statistics presented in sidebars on each spread illuminate the problem for readers using frighteningly true numbers. This book reinforces lessons on recycling, littering, and community activism, and concludes with instructions on how to help with Earth's garbage problem."

Garbage Goes Out

Author: Riley Flynn
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 1543531199
Size: 50.13 MB
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Garbage looks disgusting and smells worse, but what happens to it after the garbage truck takes it away? Discover where our trash travels after we throw it away. From facts on landfills to information about how our trash habits affect the world around us. Readers will learn about why we need sanitation and the dirty truth about what happens to our garbage.

M Ll

Author: Christiane Lewe
Publisher:
ISBN: 9783837633276
Size: 67.93 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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