The Resource The plastic problem, Rachel Salt

The plastic problem, Rachel Salt

Label
The plastic problem
Title
The plastic problem
Statement of responsibility
Rachel Salt
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"An exploration of the ways in which we use and dispose of plastic and how our dependence on plastic is negatively impacting our planet. The text concludes with a call to action for readers to help change the current rates of plastic use"--
Writing style
Illustration
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10816841
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1988-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Salt, Rachel
Dewey number
  • 363.72/88
  • 363.738
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD798
LC item number
.S25 2019
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Plastic scrap
  • Plastics
  • Plastic scrap
  • Plastics
  • Plastic scrap
  • Plastic scrap
  • Plastics
  • Plastics
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The plastic problem, Rachel Salt
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What is plastic? -- How plastics are made -- Plastic at home -- Plastic in our groceries -- Lots of plastic, lots of waste -- From coast to corals -- Deadly debris -- A rubber ducky's journey -- What is a garbage patch? -- Microplastics -- Plastic through the food web -- Is there plastic in me? -- Is plastic toxic? -- Global issues -- A global solution: end users -- The 6 Rs -- A global solution: government and big business -- Reinvent the future
Control code
on1090804142
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780228102236
Lccn
2019937755
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1090804142
Label
The plastic problem, Rachel Salt
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- What is plastic? -- How plastics are made -- Plastic at home -- Plastic in our groceries -- Lots of plastic, lots of waste -- From coast to corals -- Deadly debris -- A rubber ducky's journey -- What is a garbage patch? -- Microplastics -- Plastic through the food web -- Is there plastic in me? -- Is plastic toxic? -- Global issues -- A global solution: end users -- The 6 Rs -- A global solution: government and big business -- Reinvent the future
Control code
on1090804142
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
80 pages
Isbn
9780228102236
Lccn
2019937755
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1090804142

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