What a waste / Jess French.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2019Copyright date: ©2019Description: 72 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.ISBN: 9780241366912 (hardback).Other title: What a waste : rubbish, recycling, and protecting our planet.Subject(s): Refuse and refuse disposal -- Juvenile literature | Environmental protection -- Juvenile literature | Recycling (Waste, etc.) -- Juvenile literature | Waste products -- Juvenile literature | Energy conservation -- Juvenile literatureDDC classification: 363.72
|Item type||Current location||Collection||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode||Item reserves|
|Junior||Deer Park Library People, Law & Management||Junior Non Fiction||J 363.72 FREN||Available||IA2056034|
|Junior||St Albans Library (DIY) People, Law & Management||Junior Non Fiction||J 363.72 FREN||Issued||12/12/2019||IA2055965|
|Junior||Sunshine Library People, Law & Management||Junior Non Fiction||J 363.72 FREN||Available||IA2055970|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction -- The problem of waste -- Pollution -- Air pollution -- Earth's resources -- Earth's atmosphere -- Deforestation -- Conservation -- Renewable energy -- Efficient home -- Household waste -- Where does it go? -- Landfill -- Plastic forever -- Single-use plastic -- Save our seas! -- Cleaning up our oceans -- The 3 Rs -- Recycling news -- Use less, waste less -- From trash to treasure -- Electronic waste -- Food waste -- Eat up! -- Water waste -- Where does our poo go? -- Waste world -- Fashion -- Space waste -- Our future planet -- Get involved! -- Resources list.
Everything you need to know about what we're doing to our environment, good and bad, from pollution and litter to renewable energy and plastic recycling. This environmental book will teach keen young ecologists about our actions affect planet Earth. Discover shocking facts about the waste we produce and where it goes. Did you know that every single plastic toothbrush ever made still exists? Or that there's a floating mass of rubbish larger than the USA drifting around the Pacific Ocean?
For ages 9+ years.