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The Resource Where do garbage trucks go? : and other questions about ... trash and recycling, by Benjamin Richmond

Where do garbage trucks go? : and other questions about ... trash and recycling, by Benjamin Richmond

Label
Where do garbage trucks go? : and other questions about ... trash and recycling
Title
Where do garbage trucks go?
Title remainder
and other questions about ... trash and recycling
Statement of responsibility
by Benjamin Richmond
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What is a landfill? What makes some garbage dangerous? Why it is good to recycle{u2014}and can we recycle water? Kids see the garbage truck all the time{u2014}but this entertaining and educational book will tell them what it does and where it goes, along with other facts about the trash we create and how it affects the environment
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Summary
Describes refuse disposal and recycling, discussing how landfills are constructed, why some garbage contains dangerous items, why recycling is important, and how the ocean has been affected by plastics
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10469884
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1986-
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Richmond, Benjamin
Dewey number
363.7282
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 6 and up
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920
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 1
  • 2
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Good question!
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  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Target audience
juvenile
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and other questions about ... trash and recycling
Label
Where do garbage trucks go? : and other questions about ... trash and recycling, by Benjamin Richmond
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
What's that smell? -- Why do we throw garbage away at all? -- How can we make less garbage? -- Where do garbage trucks go? -- What is a landfill? -- What can we do with landfill land? -- Why did some of New York City's garbage travel 6,000 miles? -- What makes some garbage dangerous? -- What is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch? -- What are other options for getting rid of garbage? -- Why it is good to recycle? -- What is a recycling plant? -- How does an old glass bottle turn into a new one? -- Can water be recycled? -- Can you recycle food? -- What can we do to help?
Control code
ocn915507119
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454916246
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)915507119
Label
Where do garbage trucks go? : and other questions about ... trash and recycling, by Benjamin Richmond
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
What's that smell? -- Why do we throw garbage away at all? -- How can we make less garbage? -- Where do garbage trucks go? -- What is a landfill? -- What can we do with landfill land? -- Why did some of New York City's garbage travel 6,000 miles? -- What makes some garbage dangerous? -- What is the Great Pacific Garbage Patch? -- What are other options for getting rid of garbage? -- Why it is good to recycle? -- What is a recycling plant? -- How does an old glass bottle turn into a new one? -- Can water be recycled? -- Can you recycle food? -- What can we do to help?
Control code
ocn915507119
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454916246
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)915507119

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