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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
Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1986-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Richmond, Benjamin
Dewey number
363.7282
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TD792
LC item number
.R56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Good question!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Children's questions and answers
  • Refuse and refuse disposal
  • Recycling (Waste, etc.)
  • Questions and answers
Target audience
juvenile
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
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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?
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454916246
Lccn
BD16053091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • sky280011134
  • (OCoLC)915507119
  • 925244
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
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • 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?
Dimensions
21 x 26 cm.
Extent
32 pages
Isbn
9781454916246
Lccn
BD16053091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • sky280011134
  • (OCoLC)915507119
  • 925244

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