Garbage and Recycling

Garbage and Recycling

by Peggy J. Parks



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781602170230
Publisher: Erickson Press
Publication date: 01/28/2008
Series: Ripped from the Headlines Series
Pages: 64
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 10 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 4

Garbage and Recycling at a Glance 6

Overview 8

How Serious a Problem Is Garbage? 20

Primary Source Quotes 27

Facts and Illustrations 31

Is Toxic Garbage a Serious Problem? 35

Primary Source Quotes 42

Facts and Illustrations 46

How Effective Is Recycling? 51

Primary Source Quotes 58

Facts and Illustrations 62

How Can Garbage Be Reduced in the Future? 66

Primary Source Quotes 73

Facts and Illustrations 76

Key People and Advocacy Groups 80

Chronology 82

Related Organizations 84

For Further Research 89

Source Notes 91

List of Illustrations 93

Index 94

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