Environmental Awareness: Solid Waste
Bancroft-Sage Pub., Aug 1, 1991 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
Focuses on the ever-growing problem of managing the many types of solid waste and the hazards they pose to people and the environment. Readers learn how they can help in waste reduction efforts.
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CHAPTER ONE COPING WITH WASTE
CHAPTER TWO SOLID WASTE
CHAPTER THREE MANAGING
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acid rain add to heavy aerosol aluminum foil amount of solid amount of trash Andy areas attic bags with twist beaches biggest landfill biodegradable burn trash businesses city planners clean clog their bodies collected collectors have filled Curt Sanders dangerous waste decay dispose of trash distances to landfills earth Environmental factories fish kills Fresh Kills garbage collectors glass ground water heavy metals household incinerators Jojo junk landfills or sorting large amount large cities litterers manage solid waste methane gas MILITARY WASTE newspaper nuclear power plants numbers paper particles pesticides places problem of solid pushes long metal Radioactive waste recyclable materials Recycle usable materials recycling center ree SY klihng reusable reused roadsides rusted Sanders house sanitary landfill soil sorting centers special bins special truck drives stop tires topping for roads towels Toxic waste trash bags truck with garbage type of waste usable items WAYST Wilson Avenue workers